Silicon Valley: From Rarified Air To Exhaust Fumes

Authored by Mark St.Cyr, As we sit here today the IPO that was supposed to prove that the dream of “its different this time” were still alive-and-well, has shown it is anything but. The real crush.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 20th, 2017

Widespread layoffs expected at LeEco"s San Jose operations

LeEco, the beleaguered Chinese tech company that once had ambitious plans to expand in Silicon Valley, could lay off hundreds of people at its San Jose offices Tuesday, according to CNBC. The company has about 500 employees in the United States, mos.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals2 hr. 29 min. ago

Ford names Hackett as CEO to tackle car rivals, Silicon Valley


Category: topSource: reuters5 hr. 29 min. ago

Supreme Court ruling on patent litigation could push more cases to Silicon Valley

A U.S. Supreme Court ruling Monday tightened the location requirements for U.S. patent litigation. It's a move that likely will end the Eastern District of Texas’ long reign as the country’s most prolific host of the cases as it increases the chances.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals6 hr. 44 min. ago

Silicon Valley is getting interested in healthcare — here"s why that could be a good thing (GOOGL)

GVMajor tech companies are eyeing the healthcare world.  Amazon is seriously considering entering the pharmacy business, .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider7 hr. 59 min. ago

Bill Gates once said "definitely send me a résumé" if you finish this fiendishly difficult book

KnuthIn the world of Silicon Valley, there are few books held in higher esteem than "The Art of Computer Programming," a mult.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider10 hr. 14 min. ago

Ford claims its new CEO has deep ties to Silicon Valley — but the company still has a big self-driving-car problem (F)

FordFord is showing it's serious about self-driving tech by naming Jim Hackett its new CEO, but w.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider10 hr. 14 min. ago

Why Ford fired its CEO

For automakers, competition today is as likely to come from Silicon Valley as it is from Detroit, Japan or Germany......»»

Category: topSource: money10 hr. 59 min. ago

Silicon Valley"s Romance With FinTech Startups Is Dwindling

Don't worry, there's already a new suitor on the horizon......»»

Category: topSource: inc11 hr. 59 min. ago

Ford shuffles executive ranks in its race to take on Silicon Valley

Can a one-time office furniture executive drive Ford into the future?.....»»

Category: topSource: washpost12 hr. 14 min. ago

Ford"s shake-up proves Detroit is facing mounting pressure from Silicon Valley (F)

Rebecca Cook/ReutersFord's replacement for CEO Mark Fields speaks volumes about Detroit's tense relation.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider13 hr. 29 min. ago

There"s a new version of the "world"s most comfortable shoes" that Silicon Valley loves — here"s our verdict

Hollis JohnsonCan you improve on something that's alread.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 21st, 2017

This Louis Vuitton sneaker is Silicon Valley"s latest status symbol

Made in Italy since 2004, the Common Projects shoe is a durable.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 20th, 2017

Airbus says a ride in its "flying car" will cost the same as a regular taxi — here"s a first glimpse of what"s to come

Project Vahana Airbus is inching closer to the very first test flight of its electric aircraft and says a ride in the vehicle will be as cheap "as taking a taxi" per mile. Airbus' Silicon Valley arm is developing a fly.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 19th, 2017

Ernst & Young’s Tara Murphree | Women of Influence 2017

The Silicon Valley Business Journal once again is honoring 100 local women who are having a major impact as executives, entrepreneurs and community leaders. Get to know one member of the 2017 Women of Influence class: Tara Murphree | Partner, Assuranc.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 19th, 2017

Meet Silicon Valley"s Women of Influence 2017 (slideshow)

Each year that I read the nominations for our Women of Influence, I think we cannot possibly find another 100 who are as intriguing, as wise and as — well, influential — as the previous year’s. Each year I am wrong. Once again, our readers h.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 18th, 2017

General Motors Will Stop Selling Cars in India

General Motors Co. said it will stop selling cars in India while continuing to build them there, retrenching as it adjusts to a nascent automotive threat from Silicon Valley......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjMay 18th, 2017

Silicon Valley: A Peek Behind The Veil Of Young Entrepreneurs

Silicon Valley: A Peek Behind The Veil Of Young Entrepreneurs.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkMay 17th, 2017

3 Best Silicon Valley Technology Stocks to Watch in 2017

The Three Underdogs of Silicon Valley Technology stocks largely delivered the best performance through 2016. Their winning streak h.....»»

Category: analysisSource: profitconfidentialMay 17th, 2017

Silicon Valley take note! Korean IT industry one of the best in the world

South Korea is also home to the fastest internet on earth.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 17th, 2017

Hedge funds that bet on Silicon Valley are crushing it

HBOA string of technology-focused hedge funds are having a strong start to the year. Among them: Light Street Capital Management's $930 million Halogen fund is up 28.5% this year through the e.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 16th, 2017