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Variety
The Best Gifs From Kanye West's Album Launch EventKanye West, reigning monarch of the Internet, simultaneously launched new album
The Best Gifs From Kanye West's Album Launch Event
Variety / Posted 5 minutes ago
Kanye West, reigning monarch of the Internet, simultaneously launched new album “The Life of Pablo” and the new season of his fashion line Thursday afternoon from New York City’s Madison Square Garden. The whole shindig streamed live on Tidal’s... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Stocks gyrate through roller coaster on Thursday, end sharply lowerStocks tumbled Thursday, with both the Dow Jones industrial average and the S&P
Stocks gyrate through roller coaster on Thursday, end sharply lower
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 12 minutes ago
Stocks tumbled Thursday, with both the Dow Jones industrial average and the S&P 500 plummeting more than 1 percent during a roller-coaster ride on Wall Street in response to worries about economic growth and the crash in energy and commodity... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
California’s push for clean energy is paying offThis week, the U.S. Supreme Court made the unfortunate decision to temporarily
California’s push for clean energy is paying off
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 36 minutes ago
This week, the U.S. Supreme Court made the unfortunate decision to temporarily block President Barack Obama’s clean-energy plan. Many of the arguments made against it have also been made against California’s clean-energy policies. The state’s new... Read more
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Everett Herald
Apple co-founder is bringing us an even nerdier 'Comic Con'Apple co-founder is bringing us an even nerdier ‘Comic Con’ Published: Thursda
Apple co-founder is bringing us an even nerdier 'Comic Con'
Everett Herald / Posted 38 minutes ago
Apple co-founder is bringing us an even nerdier ‘Comic Con’ Published: Thursday, February 11, 2016, 2:43 p.m. SAN FRANCISCO � Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak had a front row seat as the personal computer began to reshape society. So it made perfect... Read more
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USA Today
This is the 'great reset' in tech valuations, says Accel's Rich WongSAN FRANCISCO — That pounding being inflicted on tech stocks carries the unmist
This is the 'great reset' in tech valuations, says Accel's Rich Wong
USA Today / Posted 40 minutes ago
SAN FRANCISCO — That pounding being inflicted on tech stocks carries the unmistakable echoes of past tech boom-bust cycles, says Accel Partners' Rich Wong, and the more speculative start-ups — office vodka delivery, anyone? — face the steepest... Read more
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USA Today
Google aiming for high-end, PC-less VR deviceSAN FRANCISCO - Google's virtual reality initiatives are threatening to oversha
Google aiming for high-end, PC-less VR device
USA Today / Posted 40 minutes ago
SAN FRANCISCO - Google's virtual reality initiatives are threatening to overshadow the company's headline grabbing autonomous car updates. According to a report on The Wall Street Journal's site Thursday, Google is said to be pursuing a... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Quinn: The year the pay gap disappearedThis may be the year the gender wage gap begins to close, particularly in Silic
Quinn: The year the pay gap disappeared
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 45 minutes ago
This may be the year the gender wage gap begins to close, particularly in Silicon Valley. Too optimistic? Maybe, but not overly so. Consider that a new California law has kicked in, making it illegal for women and men in similar positions to be... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Stocks gyrate through roller coaster on Thursday, end sharply lowerStocks tumbled Thursday, with both the Dow Jones industrial average and the S&P
Stocks gyrate through roller coaster on Thursday, end sharply lower
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 45 minutes ago
Stocks tumbled Thursday, with both the Dow Jones industrial average and the S&P 500 plummeting more than 1 percent during a roller-coaster ride on Wall Street in response to worries about economic growth and the crash in energy and commodity... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
Stocks gyrate through roller coaster on Thursday, end sharply lowerStocks tumbled Thursday, with both the Dow Jones industrial average and the S&P
Stocks gyrate through roller coaster on Thursday, end sharply lower
Inside Bay Area / Posted an hour ago
Stocks tumbled Thursday, with both the Dow Jones industrial average and the S&P 500 plummeting more than 1 percent during a roller-coaster ride on Wall Street in response to worries about economic growth and the crash in energy and commodity... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
Silicon Valley Community Foundation gave nearly a billion dollars in 2015 grantsMOUNTAIN VIEW -- The Silicon Valley Community Foundation, approaching it's 10th
Silicon Valley Community Foundation gave nearly a billion dollars in 2015 grants
Inside Bay Area / Posted an hour ago
MOUNTAIN VIEW -- The Silicon Valley Community Foundation, approaching it's 10th anniversary, has awarded a record $823 million in the form of 122,000 grants, not only in the Bay Area, but to charities and needy organizations across the U.S. and... Read more
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The Mercury News
Silicon Valley Community Foundation gave nearly a billion dollars in 2015 grantsMOUNTAIN VIEW -- The Silicon Valley Community Foundation, approaching it's 10th
Silicon Valley Community Foundation gave nearly a billion dollars in 2015 grants
The Mercury News / Posted an hour ago
MOUNTAIN VIEW -- The Silicon Valley Community Foundation, approaching it's 10th anniversary, has awarded a record $823 million in the form of 122,000 grants, not only in the Bay Area, but to charities and needy organizations across the U.S. and... Read more
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Calcutta News
New JetBlue technology start up to focus on travel-hospitality industry NEW YORK- US airline JetBlue Thursday announced the launch of JetBlue Technol
New JetBlue technology start up to focus on travel-hospitality industry
Calcutta News / Posted an hour ago
NEW YORK- US airline JetBlue Thursday announced the launch of JetBlue Technology Ventures, a wholly owned subsidiary that will invest in, incubate and partner with early stage... Read more
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IGN
Silicon Valley Season 3 Teaser Has Richard ScramblingContinuing from the cliffhanger ending of season two, Richard (Thomas Middledit
Silicon Valley Season 3 Teaser Has Richard Scrambling
IGN / Posted an hour ago
Continuing from the cliffhanger ending of season two, Richard (Thomas Middleditch) has been ousted from his own company. That sets up a season three that has him feverishly attempting to regain control, in his own hapless way. Silicon Valley was... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Silicon Valley Community Foundation gave nearly a billion dollars in 2015 grantsMOUNTAIN VIEW -- The Silicon Valley Community Foundation, approaching it's 10th
Silicon Valley Community Foundation gave nearly a billion dollars in 2015 grants
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted an hour ago
MOUNTAIN VIEW -- The Silicon Valley Community Foundation, approaching it's 10th anniversary, has awarded a record $823 million in the form of 122,000 grants, not only in the Bay Area, but to charities and needy organizations across the U.S. and... Read more
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Business Insider
Zenefits has fired execs who may have encouraged employees to skirt the lawZenefits is being investigated by the California Department of Insurance, the a
Zenefits has fired execs who may have encouraged employees to skirt the law
Business Insider / Posted an hour ago
Zenefits is being investigated by the California Department of Insurance, the agency announced in a press release on Thursday. "The recent resignation of Zenefits' CEO Parker Conrad is an important development, but it does not resolve our ongoing... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Wozniack makes Silicon Valley Comic ConSilicon Valley Comic Con is the first major event that Wozniak has backed since
Wozniack makes Silicon Valley Comic Con
The New Zealand Herald / Posted an hour ago
Silicon Valley Comic Con is the first major event that Wozniak has backed since the early 1980s. Photo / Bloomberg Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak had a front row seat as the personal computer began to reshape society. So it made perfect sense to him... Read more
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J Weekly
‘Feast of Jewish Learning’ returns; will focus on the ‘art’ of Jewish disputeIf the old “two Jews, three opinions” adage is true, what happens when hundreds
‘Feast of Jewish Learning’ returns; will focus on the ‘art’ of Jewish dispute
J Weekly / Posted an hour ago
If the old “two Jews, three opinions” adage is true, what happens when hundreds of Jews gather for a workshop on the art of the argument? You do the math. The popular Feast of Jewish Learning is returning to the Bay Area after a one-year hiatus. The... Read more
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J Weekly
New ADL chief courts Silicon Valley, millennialsFramed by a projected image of two young guys in jeans and tees playing ping-po
New ADL chief courts Silicon Valley, millennials
J Weekly / Posted an hour ago
Framed by a projected image of two young guys in jeans and tees playing ping-pong on Facebook’s Menlo Park campus, Jonathan Greenblatt described an event hosted by the social media behemoth. “Some of the stuff we’ve done has been really exciting,... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Don't miss the Dallas Festival of Ideas, where bright minds gather to shape our city's futureDozens of speakers, performers and artists will gather next weekend at Fair Par
Don't miss the Dallas Festival of Ideas, where bright minds gather to shape our city's future
Dallas Morning News / Posted an hour ago
Dozens of speakers, performers and artists will gather next weekend at Fair Park to engage the public in a conversation about Dallas’ future. How can Dallas be a better-educated city? A healthier city? A more entrepreneurial city? A more livable... Read more
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CNET
Actev Motors Arrow Smart-Kart is a high-tech driveway juggernaut (pictures) Go-karts haven't changed for decades, but a Silicon Valley startup h
Actev Motors Arrow Smart-Kart is a high-tech driveway juggernaut (
CNET / Posted an hour ago
pictures) Go-karts haven't changed for decades, but a Silicon Valley startup has added Wi-Fi connectivity, GPS and collision-avoidance technology to take karting to the next... Read more
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CNET
Actev Motors packs Wi-Fi, GPS and collision-avoidance tech into an app-enabled go-kartGo-karts -- even electric ones -- are nothing new. Outside of professional race
Actev Motors packs Wi-Fi, GPS and collision-avoidance tech into an app-enabled go-kart
CNET / Posted an hour ago
Go-karts -- even electric ones -- are nothing new. Outside of professional race karts, there's been little innovation in the field for decades, a situation that has seemingly served everyone just fine, because they've still always been a big ball of... Read more
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Variety
Zoe Kazan Joins Kumail Nanjiani in 'The Big Sick'FilmNation is financing and selling the project to foreign buyers at the Europe
Zoe Kazan Joins Kumail Nanjiani in 'The Big Sick'
Variety / Posted 2 hours ago
FilmNation is financing and selling the project to foreign buyers at the European Film Market at the Berlin Film Festival. UTA is handling domestic rights. FilmNation came on board the project to fully finance and handle worldwide rights in... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Apple co-founder designing an even nerdier Comic ConApple co-founder Steve Wozniak, right, speaks next to Trip Hunter, general mana
Apple co-founder designing an even nerdier Comic Con
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 hours ago
Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak, right, speaks next to Trip Hunter, general manager of Silicon Valley Comic Con. AP photo / Jeff Chiu Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak had a front row seat as the personal computer began to reshape society. So it made... Read more
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The Economic Times
India, new battlefield for China and USANEW DELHI: When Nasdaq-listed MakeMyTrip, one of Indian internet first success
India, new battlefield for China and USA
The Economic Times / Posted 2 hours ago
NEW DELHI: When Nasdaq-listed MakeMyTrip, one of Indian internet first success stories, was looking to build a war chest recently, several events were playing out in parallel. Rival online travel agency Goibibo, backed by the deep-pocketed South... Read more
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/Film
Silicon Valley Season Three TeaserSeason two of Silicon Valley did not disappoint. The episode where Pied Piper (
Silicon Valley Season Three Teaser
/Film / Posted 2 hours ago
Season two of Silicon Valley did not disappoint. The episode where Pied Piper (minor spoiler alert) live-streamed somebody trapped at the bottom of a ravine? Wonderful. The season two finale ended things on a high note with a surprisingly suspenseful... Read more
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USA Today
Tech diversity confab lands Google supportSAN FRANCISCO — Tech Inclusion, a two-year-old effort aimed at helping women an
Tech diversity confab lands Google support
USA Today / Posted 2 hours ago
SAN FRANCISCO — Tech Inclusion, a two-year-old effort aimed at helping women and minorities gain a stronger foothold in the technology industry, has just gotten a major boost from Google. On the heels of a sold-out, two-day conference and career... Read more
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Greenwich Time
5 Lessons My Team Learned From Working With Chelsea HandlerAbout a year ago, a former client of ours learned Chelsea Handler wanted to col
5 Lessons My Team Learned From Working With Chelsea Handler
Greenwich Time / Posted 2 hours ago
About a year ago, a former client of ours learned Chelsea Handler wanted to collaborate with a Bay Area startup on an app for the “Chelsea Does Silicon Valley” episode of her Chelsea Does reality documentary series. He told Chelsea about our company,... Read more
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The News-Times
5 Lessons My Team Learned From Working With Chelsea HandlerAbout a year ago, a former client of ours learned Chelsea Handler wanted to col
5 Lessons My Team Learned From Working With Chelsea Handler
The News-Times / Posted 2 hours ago
About a year ago, a former client of ours learned Chelsea Handler wanted to collaborate with a Bay Area startup on an app for the “Chelsea Does Silicon Valley” episode of her Chelsea Does reality documentary series. He told Chelsea about our company,... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
Stocks gyrate through roller coaster on Thursday, end sharply lowerStocks tumbled on Thursday, with both the Dow Jones Industrial Average and the
Stocks gyrate through roller coaster on Thursday, end sharply lower
Inside Bay Area / Posted 3 hours ago
Stocks tumbled on Thursday, with both the Dow Jones Industrial Average and the S&P 500 both plummeting more than 1 percent during a roller coaster on Wall Street on worries about economic growth in the United States and globally and the crash in... Read more
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The Mercury News
Stocks gyrate through roller coaster on Thursday, end sharply lowerStocks tumbled on Thursday, with both the Dow Jones Industrial Average and the
Stocks gyrate through roller coaster on Thursday, end sharply lower
The Mercury News / Posted 3 hours ago
Stocks tumbled on Thursday, with both the Dow Jones Industrial Average and the S&P 500 both plummeting more than 1 percent during a roller coaster on Wall Street on worries about economic growth in the United States and globally and the crash in... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Stocks gyrate through roller coaster on Thursday, end sharply lowerStocks tumbled on Thursday, with both the Dow Jones Industrial Average and the
Stocks gyrate through roller coaster on Thursday, end sharply lower
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 3 hours ago
Stocks tumbled on Thursday, with both the Dow Jones Industrial Average and the S&P 500 both plummeting more than 1 percent during a roller coaster on Wall Street on worries about economic growth in the United States and globally and the crash in... Read more
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Daily Mail
Emma Watson's boyfriend topless and boasting of romantic tripsEXCLUSIVE: So that's what she sees in him! Emma Watson's new boyfriend poses to
Emma Watson's boyfriend topless and boasting of romantic trips
Daily Mail / Posted 3 hours ago
EXCLUSIVE: So that's what she sees in him! Emma Watson's new boyfriend poses topless and boasts of romantic trips with Harry Potter actress to England and California Emma Watson, 25, and Silicon Valley high-flyer William Mack Knight, 35, have been... Read more
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Business Wire
CSIRO to Host Silicon Valley Innovation Summit & ShowcasePALO ALTO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--CSIRO, the scientific and research organiza
CSIRO to Host Silicon Valley Innovation Summit & Showcase
Business Wire / Posted 3 hours ago
PALO ALTO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--CSIRO, the scientific and research organization for Australia responsible for the breakthrough science at the heart of innovations such as WiFi communications, extended wear contact lenses, and the black box used... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Thanks to Fitbit and Reddit, a husband found out he and his wife are pregnant A couple initially believed that the wife's Fitbit was defective, but thanks
Thanks to Fitbit and Reddit, a husband found out he and his wife are pregnant
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 3 hours ago
A couple initially believed that the wife's Fitbit was defective, but thanks to the power of... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Your Valentine’s Day date could be a dog, and we mean that literallyThanks to Fitbit and Reddit, a husband found out he and his wife are pregnantTh
Your Valentine’s Day date could be a dog, and we mean that literally
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 3 hours ago
Thanks to Fitbit and Reddit, a husband found out he and his wife are pregnantThanks to Fitbit and Reddit, a husband found out he and his wife are pregnant A couple initially believed that the wife's Fitbit was defective, but thanks to the power of... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
92 percent of students prefer physical books to e-readersThanks to Fitbit and Reddit, a husband found out he and his wife are pregnantTh
92 percent of students prefer physical books to e-readers
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 3 hours ago
Thanks to Fitbit and Reddit, a husband found out he and his wife are pregnantThanks to Fitbit and Reddit, a husband found out he and his wife are pregnant A couple initially believed that the wife's Fitbit was defective, but thanks to the power of... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Google expands its self-driving car program to Washington stateThanks to Fitbit and Reddit, a husband found out he and his wife are pregnantTh
Google expands its self-driving car program to Washington state
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 3 hours ago
Thanks to Fitbit and Reddit, a husband found out he and his wife are pregnantThanks to Fitbit and Reddit, a husband found out he and his wife are pregnant A couple initially believed that the wife's Fitbit was defective, but thanks to the power of... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Server crash brings IRS e-file system down, but not for longWant to do your taxes while wading through traffic? Use these tax apps for Andr
Server crash brings IRS e-file system down, but not for long
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 3 hours ago
Want to do your taxes while wading through traffic? Use these tax apps for Android and iOSWant to do your taxes while wading through traffic? Use these tax apps for Android and iOS The deadline for filing your taxes steadily approaching. For those... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Injured Panthers linebacker playing in the Super Bowl with 3D-printed arm braceThanks to Fitbit and Reddit, a husband found out he and his wife are pregnantTh
Injured Panthers linebacker playing in the Super Bowl with 3D-printed arm brace
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 3 hours ago
Thanks to Fitbit and Reddit, a husband found out he and his wife are pregnantThanks to Fitbit and Reddit, a husband found out he and his wife are pregnant A couple initially believed that the wife's Fitbit was defective, but thanks to the power of... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Google is testing drones for 5G Internet deliveryThanks to Fitbit and Reddit, a husband found out he and his wife are pregnantTh
Google is testing drones for 5G Internet delivery
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 3 hours ago
Thanks to Fitbit and Reddit, a husband found out he and his wife are pregnantThanks to Fitbit and Reddit, a husband found out he and his wife are pregnant A couple initially believed that the wife's Fitbit was defective, but thanks to the power of... Read more
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The Hill
DHS cyber chief defends expansion of criticized softwareThe Department of Homeland Security's top cyber official on Thursday defended t
DHS cyber chief defends expansion of criticized software
The Hill / Posted 3 hours ago
The Department of Homeland Security's top cyber official on Thursday defended the White House’s proposal to expand her agency's main cyber defense system despite criticism the program is already over-cost and outdated. “We are definitely ready,”... Read more
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Silicon Valley
Stocks lurch through roller coaster on Thursday, end sharply lowerStocks tumbled on Thursday, with both the Dow Jones Industrial Average and the
Stocks lurch through roller coaster on Thursday, end sharply lower
Silicon Valley / Posted 3 hours ago
Stocks tumbled on Thursday, with both the Dow Jones Industrial Average and the S&P 500 both plummeting more than 1 percent during a roller coaster on Wall Street on worries about economic growth in the United States and globally and the crash in... Read more
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Engadget
Coming soon to Engadget: 'On the Brink of Greatness' with Steve GoldbloomInternational bon vivant and Silicon Valley playboy Steve Goldbloom explores th
Coming soon to Engadget: 'On the Brink of Greatness' with Steve Goldbloom
Engadget / Posted 3 hours ago
International bon vivant and Silicon Valley playboy Steve Goldbloom explores the cut-throat world of startup culture in Engadget's first (maybe only) mockumentary, On the Brink of Greatness. The 12-episode series debuts Thursday, February 18th, but... Read more
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Connecticut Post
5 Lessons My Team Learned From Working With Chelsea HandlerAbout a year ago, a former client of ours learned Chelsea Handler wanted to col
5 Lessons My Team Learned From Working With Chelsea Handler
Connecticut Post / Posted 3 hours ago
About a year ago, a former client of ours learned Chelsea Handler wanted to collaborate with a Bay Area startup on an app for the “Chelsea Does Silicon Valley” episode of her Chelsea Does reality documentary series. He told Chelsea about our company,... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
JetBlue to launch a technology subsidiary in Silicon ValleyNew York-based JetBlue Airways is planting roots in Silicon Valley to develop n
JetBlue to launch a technology subsidiary in Silicon Valley
Los Angeles Times / Posted 3 hours ago
New York-based JetBlue Airways is planting roots in Silicon Valley to develop new technology for travelers and workers in the travel industry. JetBlue announced plans Thursday to launch a venture capital subsidiary in Redwood City to invest in,... Read more
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The Financial Express
Tweet HitSilicon Valley venture capitalist and member of the Facebook board Marc Andrees
Tweet Hit
The Financial Express / Posted 3 hours ago
Silicon Valley venture capitalist and member of the Facebook board Marc Andreessen may have set out to point out the folly in India rejecting Free Basics—that would have helped bring the many unconnected millions in the country online—but how he did... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Steve Wozniak Is Bringing Comic Con to Silicon ValleyComic Con is coming to Silicon Valley, and it's all thanks to beloved Apple co-
Steve Wozniak Is Bringing Comic Con to Silicon Valley
Greenwich Time / Posted 3 hours ago
Comic Con is coming to Silicon Valley, and it's all thanks to beloved Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak. The idea is for the gathering, which Woz will serve as the face of, to be a hybrid of pop culture and technology that appeals to entrepreneurs,... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
Calendar for the Feb. 12 Fremont BulletinTo be presented by high school students, free lectures and demonstrations meant
Calendar for the Feb. 12 Fremont Bulletin
The Fremont Argus / Posted 3 hours ago
To be presented by high school students, free lectures and demonstrations meant to spark interest in science are scheduled this fall at Fremont Main Library, 2400 Stevenson Blvd. Meant for children in second grade and up, the series will be led by... Read more
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CNET
Tesla Model 3 first look coming March 31 as pressures mountThe paint is barely dry on the first batch of Tesla Model X crossover SUVs, and
Tesla Model 3 first look coming March 31 as pressures mount
CNET / Posted 3 hours ago
The paint is barely dry on the first batch of Tesla Model X crossover SUVs, and the automaker's attention is already shifting to the Model 3, its long-awaited entry-level model. On a shareholder call Wednesday, Tesla CEO Elon Musk confirmed the... Read more
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The News-Times
Steve Wozniak Is Bringing Comic Con to Silicon ValleyComic Con is coming to Silicon Valley, and it's all thanks to beloved Apple co-
Steve Wozniak Is Bringing Comic Con to Silicon Valley
The News-Times / Posted 3 hours ago
Comic Con is coming to Silicon Valley, and it's all thanks to beloved Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak. The idea is for the gathering, which Woz will serve as the face of, to be a hybrid of pop culture and technology that appeals to entrepreneurs,... Read more
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