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2014/07/31 02:19
2014/07/31 02:19
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The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office complex in Alexandria, Va. (Photo by Larry Morris/ The Washington Post) The directorship of the United States Patent and Trademark Office has sat vacant for more...
2014/07/31 02:19
2014/07/31 02:19
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2014/07/30 05:26
2014/07/30 05:26
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The credo of Thiel’s venture-capital firm: “We wanted flying cars, instead we got 140 characters.” Photograph by Robert Maxwell. Peter Thiel pulled an iPhone out of his jeans pocket and held it up....
2014/07/28 22:21
2014/07/28 22:21
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San Francisco voters will have their say on one of today's hottest debates, whether the automobile provides unprecedented personal freedom or the root cause of all that's wrong with America. The...
2014/07/28 22:21
2014/07/28 22:21
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It was a busy spring for Google Inc.'s Washington, D.C. public policy office, which propelled the Mountain View tech company to a record-tying quarter for federal lobbying. All told, Google dropped...
2014/07/28 14:41
2014/07/28 14:41
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2014/07/25 01:37
2014/07/25 01:37
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ROXBURY -- Former New Milford High School runner Noah Rossiter captured the Roxbury Road Race Series' Bill Burley Mid-Summer Championship, finishing nearly a minute ahead of runner-up Ryan Ripp on the...
2014/07/24 17:45
2014/07/24 17:45
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Thomas Steyer, former head of the San Francisco-based hedge fund Farallon Capital, has given $20,753,000 to super PACs in the 2014 election. A staunch environmentalist, Steyer has donated $20,253,000...
2014/07/24 11:43
2014/07/24 11:43
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Streaming music service Spotify is thought to be preparing to go public later in 2014, but there's an alternative: getting bought by a bigger technology company. One in particular is in the frame:...
2014/07/24 00:49
2014/07/24 00:49
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Good enough really isn’t good enough for me Blaming technology - skype, iPods and more - for sliding down the quality slope A generation has grown up never having had the pleasure of a crystal clear...
2014/07/22 19:28
2014/07/22 19:28
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Single-minded: Mojang CEO Carl Manneh remains relaxed about the lack of a follow-up to ‘Minecraft’ To celebrate selling 10m copies of its computer game Mine­craft, Swedish start-up Mojang decided to...
2014/07/22 14:44
2014/07/22 14:44
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When Ellen DeGeneres sold the Brody House–a gem of Los Angeles architecture she’d bought in an off-market deal–to billionaire Sean Parker for a cool $55 million a few weeks ago, she turned a $15...
2014/07/20 04:33
2014/07/20 04:33
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Twista Lime, Kauai Kolada, Caribbean Chill, Mintrigue. Exotic cigarette flavors like those were banned in 2009 out of concern they might tempt young people. But the flavors tobacco companies once...
2014/07/17 05:14
2014/07/17 05:14
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SherpaVentures, the venture firm founded by former Menlo Ventures partner Shervin Pishevar and former Goldman Sachs banker Scott Stanford, is finally ready to be less vague about what it’s doing....
2014/07/16 11:23
2014/07/16 11:23
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Poolesville High School is getting back to its boys’ basketball roots, according to coach Kenny Kramek. The program, which secured a second consecutive Class 3A/2A Division title in March, expects to...
2014/07/16 07:02
2014/07/16 07:02
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... techie scum." Those words are sprayed ominously on sidewalks throughout San Francisco. They're plastered on stickers stamped on lampposts. They're even scrawled in the bathrooms of punk bars, the...
2014/07/16 05:10
2014/07/16 05:10
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Twista Lime, Kauai Kolada, Caribbean Chill, Mintrigue. Exotic cigarette flavors like those were banned in 2009 out of concern they might tempt young people. But the flavors tobacco companies once...
2014/07/16 03:14
2014/07/16 03:14
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The tech industry’s political orientation around transit is decidedly incoherent. Then there’s Sean Parker. He’s the major source of funding for a pro-parking and pro-car ballot initiative called...
2014/07/16 02:03
2014/07/16 02:03
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Believing that they're somehow discriminated against on the streets of San Francisco, a new political coalition of motorists, conservatives, and neighborhood NIMBYs last week [Mon/7] turned in nearly...
2014/07/15 22:58
2014/07/15 22:58
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Now untuck the shirt, lose the tie, and you'll fit right in. Photo: Bob Daemmrich/Corbis Earlier this year, when I wrote about the emerging political consciousness of Silicon Valley, I didn't mention...
2014/07/15 16:48
2014/07/15 16:48
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The last we heard of the Napster billionaire and Baby Mugwump, Sean Parker, his interest in politics had led him to embrace a “No-Labels” style approach in which he would pay large sums of money to...
2014/07/31 02:19
2014/07/31 02:19
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