Slashdot Items Tagged "siliconvalley"

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Saturday February 17, 2018 @04:16PM Silicon Valley Singles Are Giving Up On the Algorithms of Love
Saturday February 17, 2018 @04:07PM Most Cities Would Welcome a Tech Billionaire, But Peter Thiel?
Tuesday December 12, 2017 @08:01PM The Silicon Valley Paradox: One In Four People Are At Risk of Hunger
Friday November 17, 2017 @09:00AM Silicon Valley Thinks It Invented Roommates. They Call It 'Co-living'
Wednesday November 15, 2017 @08:44PM The Brutal Fight To Mine Your Data and Sell It To Your Boss
Friday October 06, 2017 @03:53PM A Small But Growing Group Of Silicon Valley Heretics Are Disconnecting Themselves From the Internet
Thursday September 14, 2017 @09:43AM Union Power Is Putting Pressure on Silicon Valley's Tech Giants
Wednesday September 13, 2017 @06:23PM Silicon Valley Bosses Are Globalists, Not Libertarians
Wednesday September 13, 2017 @11:30AM $782,000 Over Asking For a House in Sunnyvale
Monday September 11, 2017 @12:11PM Silicon Valley Avant-garde Have Turned To LSD in a Bid To Increase Their Productivity
Monday August 14, 2017 @06:17PM Behind the Hype of 'Lab-Grown' Meat
Monday August 14, 2017 @10:38AM Andy Rubin's Essential Is Now Valued at Over a Billion Dollars Without Shipping a Single Phone
Friday August 11, 2017 @04:04PM Silicon Valley Billionaire Fails To Prevent Access To Public Beach
Friday August 04, 2017 @03:21PM Silicon Valley Says Trump Plan To Reduce Immigration Will Hurt Economy
Tuesday August 01, 2017 @01:40PM Seed Funding Slows in Silicon Valley
Tuesday July 25, 2017 @02:55PM Tech Jobs Are Surging in Seattle, Declining in Silicon Valley
Tuesday July 11, 2017 @09:27AM Tech Boss Attacks 'Whiners' in Angry Email
Thursday July 06, 2017 @08:58AM Canada's Play For Immigrant Tech Talent
Friday June 30, 2017 @04:08PM Investors Who Back VC Funds Are Worried About Valley Culture
Wednesday June 28, 2017 @06:53PM How Silicon Valley Pushed Coding Into American Classrooms
Tuesday June 27, 2017 @04:34PM Vegan Mayonnaise Company Starts Growing Its Own Meat In Labs, Says It Will Get To Stores First
Friday June 23, 2017 @03:45PM 6 Female Founders Accuse VC Justin Caldbeck of Making Unwanted Advances
Thursday June 22, 2017 @10:30PM Trump Plans To Dismantle Obama-Era 'Startup Visa'
Thursday June 22, 2017 @07:15PM Netflix Launches New 'Interactive Shows' That Let Viewers Dictate the Story
Thursday June 22, 2017 @09:00AM With Her Blog Post About Toxic Bro-Culture at Uber, Susan Fowler Proved That One Person Can Make a Difference
Tuesday June 13, 2017 @12:19PM Uber CEO To Take Leave, Diminished Role After Workplace Scandals
Friday June 09, 2017 @10:00AM CEO of Defunct Silicon Valley Startup Indicted For Allegedly Tricking Employees Into Working For Free
Monday June 05, 2017 @10:16AM Silicon Valley Is Too Focused On Taking the Easy Path in Health Care
Friday June 02, 2017 @03:14PM Anti-Aging Start-Up Is Charging Thousands of Dollars for Teen Blood
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @07:37AM Self-Driving Cars Will Boost the Job Market, Says Marc Andreessen
Monday May 29, 2017 @10:29AM India Tech Giant Warns Trump's 'Radical Shift' to Hurt Industry
Monday May 29, 2017 @02:24AM UK Tech Visas Quadruple After Applications Soar
Thursday May 25, 2017 @01:13PM Apple's Jonathan Ive Says Immigration Vital For UK Firms
Tuesday May 09, 2017 @02:34PM 'Silicon Valley Is Missing Unicorns Because It Doesn't Understand Poor People'
Monday May 08, 2017 @02:51PM AI Is in a 'Golden Age' and Solving Problems That Were Once Sci-fi, Amazon CEO Says
Thursday May 04, 2017 @10:35AM How Not to Make a Movie About Tech
Thursday April 20, 2017 @10:16PM CEO of Silicon Valley's $400 Juicer Promises Refunds After Hand-Squeezing Demonstration
Wednesday April 19, 2017 @10:03AM Silicon Valley's $400 Juicer May Be Feeling the Squeeze
Tuesday April 18, 2017 @04:06PM How Tilt Went From Hot $375 Million Startup To Fire Sale
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @11:55AM Silicon Valley Kicks Off Fight On Net Neutrality
Tuesday April 11, 2017 @02:30PM Facebook Has Reached Its Microsoft Bing Moment -- History Shows the Results Won't Be Pretty
Friday April 07, 2017 @07:47PM Adidas Plans To Mass-Produce Its First 3D-Printed Shoe
Friday April 07, 2017 @01:09PM NYC Poised to Ban Firms From Asking Job Candidates About Pay
Thursday April 06, 2017 @12:43PM Amazon Looks to Hire 30,000 Part-Time Employees in US
Wednesday April 05, 2017 @10:55PM Why More Tech Companies Are Hiring People Without Degrees
Wednesday April 05, 2017 @10:10AM In Tech, Wage Gender Gap Worsens For Women Over Time, and It's Worst For Black Women
Wednesday April 05, 2017 @09:47AM Forget Apple. Xiaomi CEO Now Wants to Be More Like Costco
Monday March 27, 2017 @10:47AM India's Silicon Valley Offers the Cheapest Engineers, But the Quality of Their Talent is Another Story
Friday March 24, 2017 @01:37PM Uber Manager Told Female Engineer That 'Sexism is Systemic in Tech'
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @04:57PM Walmart Unveils 'Store No. 8' Tech Incubator In Silicon Valley
Thursday March 16, 2017 @12:24AM Psychopathic CEOs Are Rife In Silicon Valley, Experts Say
Monday March 06, 2017 @09:52AM Uber's Silicon Valley Employees May Be Looking to Jump Ship
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @11:06AM Female Engineer Sues Tesla, Describing a Culture Of 'Pervasive Harassment'
Monday February 27, 2017 @02:07PM Scraping By On Six Figures? Tech Workers Feel Poor in Silicon Valley's Wealth Bubble
Monday February 13, 2017 @05:10PM H-1Bs Reduced Computer Programmer Employment By Up To 11%, Study Finds
Thursday February 09, 2017 @07:08PM eBay Founder Pledges $500,000 To Test Universal Basic Income Program In Kenya
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @08:55AM 'Fundraising Rounds Are Not Milestones'
Monday February 06, 2017 @06:19AM 97 Tech Companies Including Apple, Google, Microsoft Call Travel Ban Unlawful In Rare Coordinated Legal Action
Friday February 03, 2017 @01:29PM Cutting H-1Bs Could Mean More Competition From China and India, Says GoDaddy CEO
Monday January 09, 2017 @02:15PM Supreme Court Will Not Examine Tech Industry Legal Shield
Thursday January 05, 2017 @10:18AM Snapchat Cited False User Numbers in Order To Boost IPO, Alleges Lawsuit by Ex-worker
Tuesday January 03, 2017 @03:24PM Intel Acquires 15 Percent Stake In Mapping Firm HERE
Wednesday December 28, 2016 @04:49PM More Than One-Third of Schoolchildren Are Homeless In Shadow of Silicon Valley
Thursday December 15, 2016 @07:37AM Donald Trump To Tech Leaders: 'No Formal Chain Of Command' Here
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @11:35AM Why China Can't Lure Tech Talent
Tuesday December 06, 2016 @09:19AM China Chases Silicon Valley Talent Who Are Worried About Trump Presidency
Monday December 05, 2016 @01:33PM Interns At Tech Companies Are Better Paid Than Most American Workers
Friday December 02, 2016 @01:37PM Facebook Commits Millions to Help Silicon Valley's Have-Nots
Wednesday November 16, 2016 @06:31PM Steve Bannon Suggests Having Too Many Asian Tech CEOs Undermines 'Civic Society'
Monday November 14, 2016 @11:18PM US Internet Firms Ask Trump To Support Encryption, Ease Regulations
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @06:15PM Silicon Valley Investors Call For California To Secede From the US After Trump Win
Thursday November 03, 2016 @08:05AM LinkedIn, Glassdoor Add Tools To Reveal Your Pay Potential
Monday October 17, 2016 @05:51PM Project Include Drops Y Combinator As Peter Thiel Pledges $1.25 Million To Trump
Saturday October 15, 2016 @06:12AM Instacart Reverses Course After Backlash From Shoppers Over Plans To Eliminate Tips
Saturday October 15, 2016 @06:01AM Silicon Valley Big Data Startup Palantir Responds To Labor Department's Discrimination Lawsuit
Friday October 14, 2016 @04:01PM Billionaire Tech Investors Support Divisive Plan To Ban San Francisco's Homeless Camps
Friday October 14, 2016 @11:13AM 2016 Has Been an Ugly Year For Tech Layoffs, and It's Going To Get Worse, Says Analyst
Monday September 26, 2016 @05:45PM US Department of Labor Is Suing Peter Thiel's Startup 'Palantir' For Discriminating Against Asians
Monday September 12, 2016 @10:32AM Apple's Response To Diversity Criticism: 'We Had a Canadian' Onstage at iPhone 7 Event
Thursday September 01, 2016 @05:18PM WrkRiot Collapses Amongst Allegations of Fraud
Wednesday August 31, 2016 @03:34PM FDA Finds Flaws In Theranos' Zika Tests
Wednesday August 31, 2016 @03:06PM No Coding in Palo Alto? City Takes On Silicon Valley Growth
Friday August 26, 2016 @02:14PM Amazon Is Testing a 30-Hour, 75% Salary Workweek
Saturday August 13, 2016 @12:07PM One Year in Jail For Abusive Silicon Valley CEO
Thursday August 11, 2016 @12:31AM Google Ventures CEO and Founder Bill Maris Is Leaving
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @05:48PM Nicholas Carr Says Tech 'Utopia Is Creepy'
Friday August 05, 2016 @01:53PM Hackers Bring Ethics To Las Vegas
Wednesday August 03, 2016 @02:34PM Apple Makes Slight Progress On Diversity While Its Rivals Are Making Practically None
Friday July 29, 2016 @02:27PM Amazon Reaches New High Of 268,900 Employees -- Skyrocketing 47% In Just One Year
Thursday July 28, 2016 @01:33PM Stiglitz Calls Apple's Profit Reporting In Ireland 'a Fraud'
Monday July 25, 2016 @03:04PM Twitter, a 10-Year-Old Company, Is Still Explaining What Twitter Is
Monday July 25, 2016 @06:33AM Once Valued at $125B, Yahoo's Web Assets To Be Sold To Verizon For $4.83B, Companies Confirm
Friday July 22, 2016 @08:51AM Verizon Nears Deal to Acquire Yahoo
Friday July 15, 2016 @02:33PM Facebook Makes Little Progress in Race and Gender Diversity
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @12:13PM 90% Of Software Developers Work Outside Silicon Valley
Monday July 11, 2016 @05:36AM Tech Workers Think Silicon Valley and Startups Are Losing Their Luster
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @12:14PM Uber Hires a Robot To Patrol Its Parking Lot and It's Way Cheaper Than a Security Guard
Monday June 27, 2016 @10:59AM Sergey Brin: Don't Come To Silicon Valley To Start a Business
Monday June 20, 2016 @02:54PM Mark Zuckerberg Votes To Keep Peter Thiel On Facebook Board
Friday June 10, 2016 @01:36PM Gawker Files For Bankruptcy After Hulk Hogan Lawsuit
Saturday June 04, 2016 @11:00AM World's Largest Shared-Workspace Startup WeWork Is Cutting About 7% of Staff
Thursday June 02, 2016 @01:42PM Startups Can't Explain What They Do Because They're Addicted To Meaningless Jargon
Wednesday May 25, 2016 @11:42AM Tech Billionaire Peter Thiel Secretly Bankrolled Hulk Hogan's Lawsuit Against Gawker: Reports
Friday May 20, 2016 @02:15PM Silicon Valley Tech Workforce Is Vastly Different From US, Say Feds
Monday May 16, 2016 @09:55AM Tesla Uses Cheap Foreign Labor In Silicon Valley, Says Report
Saturday May 14, 2016 @10:49AM Former Employee Accuses Wireless Charging Startup uBeam of Being a Sham
Friday May 13, 2016 @09:09AM Tech Layoffs More Than Double In Bay Area
Monday May 09, 2016 @11:42AM Twitter Blocks Feds From Data Mining Service
Saturday May 07, 2016 @09:18PM Dropbox Cuts Several Employee Perks as Silicon Valley Startups Brace For Cold
Tuesday May 03, 2016 @01:47PM Prince Quietly Helped Launch a Coding Program For Inner City Youth
Friday April 29, 2016 @11:12AM Freshly Minted Unicorns Now a Rare Sighting In Silicon Valley
Thursday April 28, 2016 @11:08AM Almost Two-Thirds of Software Companies Contributing To Open Source, Says Survey
Tuesday April 26, 2016 @01:59PM Top Silicon Valley Execs and Others Urge Congress To Fund K-12 Computer Science Education
Saturday April 23, 2016 @03:48PM From Uber To Eric Schmidt, Tech Is Closer To the US Government Than You'd Think
Friday April 22, 2016 @09:21AM Microsoft, Google Agree To Stop Complaining To Regulators About Each Other
Thursday April 21, 2016 @01:53PM VC, Entrepreneur Says Basic Income Would Work Even If 90% People 'Smoked Pot' and Didn't Work
Monday April 18, 2016 @02:22PM IT Employees At EmblemHealth Fight To Save Jobs
Monday April 18, 2016 @11:20AM Silicon Valley's Legendary 'Coach' Bill Campbell Has Died
Friday April 15, 2016 @11:09AM After 150 Years, the American Productivity Miracle Is 'Over'
Thursday April 14, 2016 @10:42AM Man Deletes His Entire Company With One Line of Bad Code
Wednesday April 13, 2016 @10:37AM Sean Parker Announces $250 Million Grant To Fight Cancer
Tuesday April 12, 2016 @10:26AM Zero-Days Doubled In 2015, More Companies Hiding Breach Data, Says Symantec
Wednesday April 06, 2016 @12:25PM Twitter To Give All New Parents 20 Weeks of Paid Leave
Monday March 28, 2016 @01:31PM One of Silicon Valley's Most Esteemed VCs Says Startups Are 'Mostly Crap'
Saturday March 26, 2016 @12:51PM Uber Recruiting Engineers By Randomly Sending Coding Game To Play During Rides
Thursday March 24, 2016 @12:22PM Samsung Plans To Give Up Authoritarian Ways, Act Like a Startup
Monday March 21, 2016 @08:50PM Intel's Former CEO (and First Hire) Andy Grove Dead at 79
Monday March 21, 2016 @10:03AM Google, Microsoft, Yahoo Join Forces To Create New Encrypted Email Protocol
Friday March 18, 2016 @10:15AM Apple Employees, If Ordered To Unlock iPhone, Might Quit
Thursday March 17, 2016 @10:42PM Comcast Failed To Install Internet, Then Demanded $60,000 In Fees
Thursday March 17, 2016 @10:44AM Silicon Valley's Tech Employees Are Getting Nervous
Friday March 11, 2016 @12:01PM GM Buys Driverless Software Startup Cruise Automation
Friday March 11, 2016 @08:52AM Some Root For a Tech Comeuppance In San Francisco
Sunday March 06, 2016 @01:34PM Eric Schmidt Gets A Job At The Pentagon
Wednesday February 10, 2016 @03:38PM Carly Is Out
Tuesday February 09, 2016 @12:37AM Google Working On Wireless Charging For Self-Driving Cars
Wednesday February 03, 2016 @09:25AM Yahoo To Fire Another 15% As Mayer Attempts To Hang On
Monday February 01, 2016 @04:06PM Former Yahoo Employee Challenges the Legality of Yahoo's Ranking System
Saturday January 23, 2016 @04:27PM Software Hall of Fame Member Ed Yourdon Dies
Thursday January 07, 2016 @09:59AM The Winner-Take-All Trend In Tech
Tuesday December 15, 2015 @08:50AM Hedge Fund Manager Criticizes Yahoo for Wasting $3 Billion On Poor Acquisitions
Sunday December 13, 2015 @10:21AM Elon Musk, Others Fund $1B Non-Profit To Advance AI Research, Ethics
Sunday November 29, 2015 @02:36PM Facebook Expands Parental Leave Policy For All Employees Globally
Monday November 16, 2015 @07:39AM Beats Music To Shut Down November 30
Sunday November 15, 2015 @04:31PM The Intel 4004 Microprocessor Turns 44
Sunday November 01, 2015 @04:36PM HP Is Now Two Companies. How Did It Get Here?
Tuesday October 27, 2015 @08:51AM When Does School Life Begin? Zuckerberg's New School To Admit Fetuses
Tuesday October 20, 2015 @12:05PM The Google Employee Who Opted For a Truck Over Bay Area Rents
Sunday October 18, 2015 @05:28PM Disruptive Bloodwork Startup May Offer Mostly Vaporware
Friday October 02, 2015 @05:48PM How Steve Jobs Outsmarted Carly Fiorina
Friday September 11, 2015 @07:19AM Ellen Pao Drops Appeal of Gender Discrimination Suit
Tuesday September 08, 2015 @07:40AM Steve Wozniak "Steve Jobs Played No Role In My Designs For the Apple I & II"
Tuesday September 08, 2015 @07:33AM Why AltaVista Lost Ground To Google Sooner Than Expected
Tuesday September 01, 2015 @08:24AM Where the Tech Industry's Political Donations Are Going
Friday August 28, 2015 @05:28PM Ten Dropbox Engineers Build BSD-licensed, Lossless 'Pied Piper' Compression Algorithm
Thursday August 27, 2015 @02:39PM Former Apple CEO Creates an iPhone Competitor
Thursday August 27, 2015 @07:24AM Fusion Progress: Superheated Gas Kept Stable For 5 Milliseconds
Friday August 21, 2015 @05:23PM Amazon Work-Life Balance Defender: Prior Employer Nearly Killed Me and My Team
Thursday August 13, 2015 @09:31AM Facebook Intern Gets Preemptive Ax For Exposing Security Flaw
Wednesday August 05, 2015 @07:06PM Starting Now At Netflix: Unlimited Maternity and Paternity Leave
Saturday August 01, 2015 @02:07AM Silicon Valley's Big Lie
Friday July 03, 2015 @06:47AM "Jobs" vs. "Steve Jobs": Hollywood Takes Another Stab At Telling the Steve Jobs Story
Tuesday June 30, 2015 @07:38AM 8 Yelp Reviewers Hit With $1.2 Million Defamation Suits
Sunday June 28, 2015 @12:06AM FB Reveals Woeful Diversity Numbers
Thursday June 04, 2015 @07:12AM Company Extends Alkaline Battery Life With Voltage Booster
Monday June 01, 2015 @06:43AM Mystery Woman Recycles $200,000 Apple I Computer
Thursday May 28, 2015 @10:41AM A Tool For Analyzing H-1B Visa Applications Reveals Tech Salary Secrets
Thursday May 21, 2015 @10:11AM In 1984, Jobs and Wozniak Talk About Apple's Earliest Days
Thursday May 07, 2015 @08:37AM Why Companies Should Hire Older Developers
Monday May 04, 2015 @08:23PM SurveyMonkey's CEO Dies While Vacationing With Wife Sheryl Sandberg
Sunday May 03, 2015 @11:06PM How Silicon Valley Got That Way -- and Why It Will Continue To Rule
Sunday May 03, 2015 @06:04PM 4.0 Earthquake Near Concord, California
Tuesday April 28, 2015 @07:40AM A Cheap, Ubiquitous Earthquake Warning System
Monday April 27, 2015 @11:53AM Google Executive Dan Fredinburg Among Victims of Everest Avalanche
Friday April 24, 2015 @09:54AM Median Age At Google Is 29, Says Age Discrimination Lawsuit
Sunday April 12, 2015 @11:35PM UW Scientists, Biotech Firm May Have Cure For Colorblindness
Thursday April 09, 2015 @07:09AM Reddit CEO Ellen Pao Bans Salary Negotiations To Equalize Pay For Men, Women
Sunday April 05, 2015 @11:10AM Tiny LIDAR Chip Could Add Cheap 3D Sensing to Cellphones and Tablets
Tuesday March 31, 2015 @08:18AM Former HP CEO Carly Fiorina Near Launching Presidential Bid
Saturday March 28, 2015 @01:03PM Ellen Pao Loses Silicon Valley Gender Bias Case Against Kleiner Perkins
Friday March 27, 2015 @06:02PM Behind the Scenes At a Quantum Dot Factory
Wednesday March 18, 2015 @02:28PM Stanford Study Credits Lack of Non-Competes For Silicon Valley's Success
Friday March 06, 2015 @09:15PM Mozilla: Following In Sun's Faltering Footsteps?
Friday March 06, 2015 @07:03PM Inside Minerva, a Silicon Valley Bid To Start an Elite College Online
Friday February 20, 2015 @07:03PM A123 Sues Apple For Poaching Employees
Thursday February 12, 2015 @04:40PM Low Vaccination Rates At Silicon Valley Daycare Facilities
Monday January 26, 2015 @03:12PM Inside Ford's New Silicon Valley Lab
Thursday January 22, 2015 @05:04PM Senator Who Calls STEM Shortage a Hoax Appointed To Head Immigration
Saturday January 17, 2015 @06:03PM Lies, Damn Lies, and Tech Diversity Statistics
Saturday January 17, 2015 @04:56PM Obama: Gov't Shouldn't Be Hampered By Encrypted Communications
Tuesday December 16, 2014 @08:26AM Telepresence Store Staffed Remotely Using Robots
Thursday December 04, 2014 @11:14AM Woz Downplays the Significance of Apple's Startup Garage
Sunday November 16, 2014 @04:55PM Billionaire Donors Lavish Millions On Crowdfunding Project
Friday November 07, 2014 @07:11PM Florida-Based Magic Leap Builds Its Team With Bay Area Hires
Tuesday November 04, 2014 @08:32AM Silicon Valley Swings To Republicans
Monday November 03, 2014 @03:10AM Amazon Releases (Not Many) Details On Its Workforce Demographics
Friday October 31, 2014 @06:48PM Khrushchev's 1959 Visit To IBM
Wednesday October 22, 2014 @01:16PM Microsoft,, Oracle Latest To Be Sued Over No-Poach Deal
Wednesday October 22, 2014 @10:23AM Xerox Alto Source Code Released To Public
Tuesday October 07, 2014 @07:56AM Google's Security Guards Are Now Officially Google Employees