Tag: silicon valley

  • The “we-pretend-its-free-and-sell-you-out-behind-your-back-Web2.0-business model”

    Silicon Valley goes through those phases. They are long enough that somehow, everybody seems to have forgotten that they are just the flavor du jour and will pass just like platform shoes and Milli Vanilli. For the past ten years, all that anybody can conceive of doing in startup land is this: we build a […]

  • What is Silicon Valley Like?

    If you want to know, read through this slide presentation put together by Joint Venture Silicon Valley and the Silicon Valley Community Foundation. It aggregates a wealth of data. One thing that struck me particularly: it says that 45% of all people speak a language other than English at home. That is more than the […]