Silicon Valley

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.
Women Entrepreneurs

The Perks of Being an Outlier CEO

Instead of looking at the challenges of being an outsider, examine all of the advantages.
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.
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.
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.
Startups

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.
Startups

Have You Been Priced out of Silicon Valley?

Startups are abandoning traditional tech hubs to look elsewhere. You can, too.
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.
Tech Startups

Australia's Tech Boom-erang

New tax rebates and a highly skilled workforce have made Australia the Oz for tech startups.
tech hubs

6 Alternatives to Silicon Valley With Better Weather Than Portland

You are likely to find tech startups taking root wherever you find a good university in a lively city with sunny weather.
Snapchat

Snapchat Exercises Poor Judgment With 4/20 Bob Marley Blackface Filter

After sparking outrage with a truly stupid feature on National Weed Day, the media-sharing service hasn't gotten around to snapping an apology.
Obituaries

One Man Reflects on His Relationship With Bill Campbell

Silicon Valley has lost one of its greats.
tech hubs

Why Tech Leaders Are Following Google to Portland

Silicon Valley's burdensome housing costs and chronic traffic congestion make Portland's thriving tech sector a powerful draw.
Regulations

The SEC Is Itching to Stretch Its Reach Into Venture Deals

Unicorns are a problem for the SEC, and that's a big headache for Silicon Valley and the startup world.
San Francisco

San Francisco Rent Is So Insane, This Guy Lives in a Box for $508 a Month

This illustrator tapped his creativity to create 'a solution that works for me.'