Silicon Valley

Facebook Tightens Grip On Whatsapp User Data As U.s. Lags On Privacy

WhatsApp is forging ahead with a new privacy policy that will expand Facebook's grip on consumer data, despite pressure from users and lawmakers to reverse course — intensifying alarm about Silicon Valley writing its own rules of the road on data...
Related topics: Facebook, Social Media, WhatsApp

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Dropbox Shows Again Why It Is The Ultimate Tech Value Stock

Dropbox (NASDAQ: DBX) used to be a Silicon Valley darling. Founded in 2007, the company skyrocketed to a $4 billion valuation in 2011, propelled by torrid user growth. Then, after going public in 2018 at a price of $21 per share and a market cap of...
Related topics: Dropbox, Nasdaq, US Equity Markets

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Apple Hires, Gets Rid Of Man Who Called Women 'soft And Weak' And 'useless Baggage' In Racist...

A recent high profile Silicon Valley hire at Apple has resigned after a group of Apple employees circulated a petition asking for an investigation into his hiring after identifying many absurdly sexist passages in his book. The hire in question is...
Related topics: Petitions

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In The Mailbox: 05.13.21 (evening Edition)

— compiled by Wombat-socho Silicon Valley delenda est. OVER THE TRANSOM 357 Magnum: Lies, Damn Lies, & Statistics Red Pilled Jew In Exile: Church Of The Covidian – Blank-eyed & Mindless EBL: Retro Gas Line Rule 5 Twitchy: Drew...
Related topics: Religion

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Dear Sophie: Does It Make Sense To Sponsor Immigrant Talent To Work Remotely?

Sophie Alcorn Contributor Share on Twitter Sophie Alcorn is the founder of Alcorn Immigration Law in Silicon Valley and 2019 Global Law Experts Awards’ “Law Firm of the Year in California for...
Related topics: Social Media, Immigration, Immigration Laws

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Silicon Valley Has Been Taken Over By ‘technological Kitsch’

Tech companies have at their heart a modern, insidious version of kitsch. Kitsch is a German word that, while it usually refers today to cheesy or tacky artwork and decor, originally meant exaggerated sentimentality and melodrama in any realm. The...

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Chinese Phone Maker Xiaomi Is Now Off The Us Trade Ban List That Trump Put It On, And Its Shares...

Then Vice President Biden met with Chinese President Xi Jinping at a California meeting aimed at strengthening Chinese investment in the state. China has now the lead in 5G infrastructure, but experts say don't count Silicon Valley out...
Related topics: Joe Biden, China

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Housecanary In The Coal Mine On Ip Litigation

How did a Silicon Valley startup turn $5 million into what was almost a $740 million windfall in a matter of months? That might sound like the outcome of an extremely successful business investment, but it’s actually the verdict of a Texas trade...
Related topics: Startup

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Dear Sophie: How Does The International Entrepreneur Parole Program Work?

Sophie Alcorn Contributor Share on Twitter Sophie Alcorn is the founder of Alcorn Immigration Law in Silicon Valley and 2019 Global Law Experts Awards’ “Law Firm of the Year in California for...
Related topics: Social Media, Immigration, Immigration Laws

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Why The Defense Industry Could Be The Most Transformative Market For Startups

There are bureaucratic hurdles, but with some forethought and preparation, startups have a chance to adapt and thrive while working with the Pentagon. At a time when young companies struggle to find technology sectors not dominated by Silicon...
Related topics: Startup, Pentagon

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Indy Vc Firm Sixty8 Capital Launches $20m Fund Aimed At Underrepresented Founders

It is clear that Black, women, Latinx and LGBTQ+ startup founders face an uphill battle when it comes to getting a share of the VC investment pie in Silicon Valley. Perhaps that’s why Sixty8 Capital, a firm based in Indianapolis, Indiana,...
Related topics: Startup

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What If Dictators And Autocrats Learn To Love Clubhouse, Too?

In Silicon Valley, what passes for innovation often means copying the hot new thing, and right now that new thing is Clubhouse: an app that provides audio chat rooms for people to discuss whatever they want. Facebook, Twitter, and other major social...
Related topics: Facebook, Social Media

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Pony.ai Unveils Its Next-gen Robotaxi With Lidar From Luminar

Pony.ai’s next-generation robotaxi is distinctive because it appears to be missing the cone-shaped LIDAR sensor perched on the roof that’s typical of most autonomous vehicles. That’s because the startup, which is based in Silicon Valley and...
Related topics: Startup

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Fmjra 2.0: The Thrill Of It All

— compiled by Wombat-socho Ceterum autem censeo Silicon Valley esse delendam. Rule 5 Sunday: Alegrachan Animal Magnetism Ninety Miles From Tyranny EBL Proof Positive A View From The Beach Good-Bye, California EBL A View From The Beach Tucker...

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In The Mailbox: 05.07.21

— compiled by Wombat-socho Silicon Valley delenda est. OVER THE TRANSOM 357 Magnum: Another George Soros-Funded Prosecutor EBL: SCTV – I Was A Teenage Communist Twitchy: “You Didn’t LISTEN To Us!” Louder With Crowder:...

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At Its Silicon Valley Outpost, Microsoft Is Putting The Park In Office Park

The complex has a three-acre living roof, rainwater recycling and windows that actually open. At Microsoft’s Silicon Valley office complex, each desk is no more than 25 feet from nature. Some employees might walk a few feet to step out a...
Related topics: Microsoft

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In The Mailbox: 05.05.21

— compiled by Wombat-socho Silicon Valley delenda est. OVER THE TRANSOM Ninety Miles From Tyranny: The 90 Miles Mystery Box, Episode #1343 357 Magnum: This Is Why You Have Insurance EBL: Cinco De Mayo – May The Fifth Be In You! Twitchy:...

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Dear Sophie: Can I Transfer My H-1b To A Startup I Founded?

Sophie Alcorn Contributor Share on Twitter Sophie Alcorn is the founder of Alcorn Immigration Law in Silicon Valley and 2019 Global Law Experts Awards’ “Law Firm of the Year in California for...
Related topics: Startup, Social Media, Immigration, Immigration Laws

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Silicon Valley Algorithm Manipulation Is The Only Thing Keeping Mainstream Media Alive

Silicon Valley Algorithm Manipulation Is The Only Thing Keeping Mainstream Media Alive Authored by Caitlin Johnstone via Medium.com, The emergence of the internet was met with hope and enthusiasm by people who understood that...

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A Silicon Valley Realtor Says The Exodus From The Region Is Overhyped - But That It's Easier Than...

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images The Silicon Valley exodus has been overhyped throughout the last year, realtor Mary Pope-Handy says. Instead, it's been a local migration to more affordable areas with more space and better weather. But it is...

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