Thursday, January 13, 2022

The Secret to Building the Next Silicon Valley

Must Read

The World Was Cooler in 2021 Than 2020. That’s Not Good News

Today NASA and NOAA dropped their annual analysis of global temperatures: Last year was tied with 2018 as the...

Kids Back to Distance Learning? Check Out These 11 Do’s & Don’ts for Zoom Calls

With many schools going back to virtual learning this month (BIG SIGH), it’s a good time to have a...

This Week’s Comics: A Stunt-Performer Murder Mystery, Jungle Treasure Hunt, and the Science of Surfing

I guess “supply chain issues” is just going to be the new standard for how we live our lives....

Political leaders have been trying to replicate Silicon Valley’s high-tech magic since the invention of the microchip. A tech-curious Charles de Gaulle, then president of France, toured Palo Alto in his convertible limousine in 1960. Russian Federation President Dmitri Medvedev dressed business casual to meet and tweet with Valley social media tycoons in 2010. Hundreds of eager delegations, foreign and domestic, visited in between. “Silicon Valley,” inventor and entrepreneur Robert Metcalfe once remarked, “is the only place on earth not trying to figure out how to become Silicon Valley.”

In the US, too, leaders have long tried to engineer another Silicon Valley. Yet billions of dollars of tax breaks and

→ Continue reading at Wired Magazine

- Advertisement -
Bellevue
broken clouds
49.1 ° F
51.8 °
46.2 °
89 %
0.3mph
75 %
Fri
50 °
Sat
48 °
Sun
46 °
Mon
49 °
Tue
49 °
- Advertisement -

Latest News

The World Was Cooler in 2021 Than 2020. That’s Not Good News

Today NASA and NOAA dropped their annual analysis of global temperatures: Last year was tied with 2018 as the...

Kids Back to Distance Learning? Check Out These 11 Do’s & Don’ts for Zoom Calls

With many schools going back to virtual learning this month (BIG SIGH), it’s a good time to have a check-in about the do’s and...

This Week’s Comics: A Stunt-Performer Murder Mystery, Jungle Treasure Hunt, and the Science of Surfing

I guess “supply chain issues” is just going to be the new standard for how we live our lives. No broccoli at QFC? Supply...

Trailer Watch: “Hatching” Is a Twisted Coming-of-Age Story About a Young Gymnast and an Egg

Overwhelmed by the demands of her image-obsessed mother, a 12-year old girl channels the motherly love she’s not receiving into nurturing a strange egg...

‘Love is Blind’ Season 2 Gets Premiere Date, First Teaser at Netflix

“Love is Blind” is back for Season 2 just in time for Valentine’s Day. Netflix’s hit reality dating series will debut its second season...
- Advertisement -

More Articles Like This