Silicon Valley

Pebble

Smartwatch Maker Pebble Lays Off Quarter of Staff

CEO says the layoffs are required due to 'a chilly fundraising environment' in Silicon Valley.
Silicon Valley

3 Reasons Tech Workers Are Fleeing Silicon Valley

Tech professionals, especially when ready to start a family, find many pleasant cities around the nation offer tempting alternatives to the astronomically expensive San Francisco Bay area.
Obituaries

Intel Mastermind Andy Grove Dead at 79

Grove's work and philosophy at Intel has become a blueprint for other startups.
Culture

Why the Term 'Unicorn' Needs to Die

That Silicon Valley jargon is simultaneously the dumbest and most perfect appellation for overvalued startups.
Disruption

How This Entrepreneur Rose From the Ashes to Challenge Silicon Valley

When Alex Lidow was a personal and professional low, he decided to climb back up by disrupting that technological building block, the semiconductor.
Silicon Valley

10 Top Startup Communities in Silicon Valley

All of these organizations are designed to fuel the next round of disruptive products and services that are driving a sustainable national economy.
Infographics

The Different Ways Tech Startups in San Francisco and New York Spend Money (Infographic)

Expense management startup Abacus broke down where companies' dollars are going.
Technology

How to Survive the Silicon Valley Bubble

Five strategies you should be implementing now, just in case.
Steve Wozniak

Steve Wozniak Is Bringing Comic Con to Silicon Valley

The Apple co-founder will make technology a bigger part of the gathering.
Angel Investors

How Angel Investing Is Different Outside of Silicon Valley

While much of angel investing is the same everywhere, angels outside of Silicon Valley need to do a few things differently to be successful.
Facebook

Why Facebook Is Offering Employees $10,000 to Live Near HQ

The company's offer is a statement about congestion in Silicon Valley and the shortcomings of remote workers.
Gender Gap

For Tech Companies in the Bay Area, Gender Diversity Still Lags

A new study revealed the most diverse players in the tech sector as major companies make public efforts to hire more women and minorities.
Networking Events

5 Steps to Nail an Event in Silicon Valley Without Big Brand Backing

Considering your first ever tech event in the Valley? Here is what a newbie entrepreneur can do to successfully pull it off.
Legal

Sexual Assault Case Against Venture Capitalist Joseph Lonsdale Dropped

In response, Lonsdale has dropped his counter suit and each party will pay for their own court expenses.