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A Friend and Admirer Remembers Blake Krikorian
Ready To Launch

A Friend and Admirer Remembers Blake Krikorian

Co-founder of startup Sling Media with his brother, where they developed TV tech innovation Slingbox, among others.
Ran Poliakine
The 'Triangles of Success' Are More Than a Good Laugh
Marketing Bootcamp

The 'Triangles of Success' Are More Than a Good Laugh

HBO's Silicon Valley offers insight into the perennial struggle between sales and engineering, between marketing and manufacturing.
Steve Harvey
Apple Says It Has Solved its Gender Pay Gap
Apple

Apple Says It Has Solved its Gender Pay Gap

Despite efforts from some of the biggest and most powerful tech companies, Silicon Valley still hires a disproportionate amount of white guys, according to voluntarily released diversity reports.
Kif Leswing
7 Leadership Styles on Television Entrepreneurs Can Learn From
Leadership

7 Leadership Styles on Television Entrepreneurs Can Learn From

The small screen can teach big lessons on leadership, if you watch closely.
7 Ways 'Silicon Valley' Is an Epic HR Failure
Human Resources

7 Ways 'Silicon Valley' Is an Epic HR Failure

The popular comedy pokes fun the human resource shortcomings of tech titans and would-be titans who are just as flawed as everybody else.
Laura Kerekes
Sergey Brin: Don't Come to Silicon Valley to Start a Business
Silicon Valley

Sergey Brin: Don't Come to Silicon Valley to Start a Business

'I know that sort of contradicts what everyone here has been saying,' the Google co-founder said.
Jillian D'Onfro
The Perks of Being an Outlier CEO
Radicals & Visionaries

The Perks of Being an Outlier CEO

Instead of looking at the challenges of being an outsider, examine all of the advantages.
Caren Maio
Finding the Best Untapped Talent Might Be Easier Than Many Entrepreneurs Think
Recruiting

Finding the Best Untapped Talent Might Be Easier Than Many Entrepreneurs Think

Silicon Valley has been a magnet for tech talent for so long that many entrepreneurs believe they can't compete against Silicon Valley companies. They couldn't be more wrong.
Daniel Wesley
Tom Perkins, Silicon Valley Venture Capital Pioneer, Dies at 84
Silicon Valley

Tom Perkins, Silicon Valley Venture Capital Pioneer, Dies at 84

As co-founder of the venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield and Byers, Perkins played a major role in the formative years of the computer and biotech industries.
Silicon Valley Mocks Trump Over His Tech Bubble Warning
Donald Trump

Silicon Valley Mocks Trump Over His Tech Bubble Warning

Trump's declaration, in the eyes of Silicon Valley's entrepreneurs and venture capitalists, was nothing new.
This Tech Startup Isn't Based in Silicon Valley. Here's Why That's an Advantage.
Radicals & Visionaries

This Tech Startup Isn't Based in Silicon Valley. Here's Why That's an Advantage.

Vntana co-founder and CEO Ashley Crowder says it's great to be a new technology company in Greater L.A.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Have You Been Priced out of Silicon Valley?
Startups

Have You Been Priced out of Silicon Valley?

Startups are abandoning traditional tech hubs to look elsewhere. You can, too.
AJ Agrawal
New Report Labels Boston a Better Hub for Startups Than San Francisco
Startup Cities

New Report Labels Boston a Better Hub for Startups Than San Francisco

Quality of life and community connections matter more than the quantity of new companies in a given city, according to the study.
Lydia Belanger
Australia's Tech Boom-erang
Tech Startups

Australia's Tech Boom-erang

New tax rebates and a highly skilled workforce have made Australia the Oz for tech startups.
AJ Agrawal
Widely known as the technology hub of the United States, Silicon Valley is located in northern California, in close proximity to San Francisco. Named after the silicon used in computer chips, the region is headquarters to thousands of tech companies, startups and manufacturers such as Adobe, Facebook and Google.