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This Week’s Episode Of Silicon Valley Finally Addresses Virtual Reality

**Warning: Spoilers for the currently airing Season 4 of HBO’s Silicon Valley below. Continue at your own risk!** This past Sunday, April 30th, Episode 2 of Silicon Valley’s 4th season aired and virtual reality occupied a minor side plot throughout the episode. When the trailer released for this year’s run of the …

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In Response To President Donald Trump, Silicon Valley Creates ‘Tech Pledge’ – Forbes

Forbes In Response To President Donald Trump, Silicon Valley Creates ‘Tech Pledge’ForbesA small working group of entrepreneurs with deep Silicon Valley roots is about to ask every major tech company a simple question: Are you with us? “The Tech Pledge,” as it’s called now, is a list of core values …

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Silicon Valley hires more alumni from University of California, Berkeley, than any other school

University of California, Berkeley, ranked No. 1 in a list of the top universities that send graduates on to careers in Silicon Valley. Keegan Houser and Facebook/UCBerkeley An elite university located on the outskirts of Silicon Valley has proven itself as a pipeline for tech talent. Silicon Valley hires more alumni …

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‘The Circle’ Reflects Real Life Gone Wrong In Silicon Valley

The film “The Circle,” based on the 2013 novel by Dave Eggers, portrays a fictional Silicon Valley with realistic themes and foreboding conclusions. Here & Now‘s Jeremy Hobson speaks with Edmund Lee (@edmundlee) of Recode about how the film’s dystopian themes are resonating in the real-life tech industry. Copyright 2017 NPR. …

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Silicon Valley Is Driving American Renewable Energy Revolution Forward — The Motley Fool

Corporate America has become a big driver of renewable energy in the U.S., spending billions to build their own solar and wind farms and signing energy contracts to buy energy from third-party plants. In 2016, the commercial solar market grew 49% to 1.6 GW, and 2017 will likely be another …

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Median Pay For Some Silicon Valley Interns Up To $8,000 A Month « CBS San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) – Interns at top Silicon Valley tech companies are being well compensated, earning thousands of dollars a month, according to a new analysis. The Mill Valley job site Glassdoor said of all the Bay Area tech firms, Facebook pays its interns the most. Median monthly intern pay …

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‘The Circle’ Reflects Real Life Gone Wrong In Silicon Valley

The film “The Circle,” based on the 2013 novel by Dave Eggers, portrays a fictional Silicon Valley with realistic themes and foreboding conclusions. Here & Now‘s Jeremy Hobson speaks with Edmund Lee (@edmundlee) of Recode about how the dystopian fantasy resonates with the real-life tech industry. Source link

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Tech mogul’s Silicon Valley mega-mansion gets $20 million price cut

Photo: Www.BernardAndre.com, Courtesy Michael Dreyfus/Sotheby’s The Los Altos Hills property at 27500 La Vida Real was originally listed in late 2015 at $88 million and is now on the market for $68 million. The Los Altos Hills property at 27500 La Vida Real was originally listed in late 2015 at …

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New York owes top spot for small biz in America to its immigrants

The annual “Best Small Business Cities in America” ranking of 25 cities is based on a weighted average of data on Biz2Credit’s customers across the country. The study looks at the health of small companies in each metro area, the rate of small-business creation and the economic ecosystem for entrepreneurs, …

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India’s Silicon Valley Is Dying of Thirst. Your City May Be Next – WIRED

WIRED India’s Silicon Valley Is Dying of Thirst. Your City May Be NextWIREDWhen people describe Bangalore as India’s Silicon Valley, they’re really talking about Whitefield. From the altitude of the truck’s cab, though, Whitefield looked somewhat less impressive—smaller and flimsier, even more starved for space than it … Source link

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