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... about a magical valley where the animals talked like people; Petey and I burying a treasure. It's better to know, because you never know who might not. Read the rest Read all  ...
Tuesday, 23 April 2019
Frequent Boing Boing contributor Clive Thompson (previously) has a great short piece in this month's Wired about platform cooperativism: replacing parasitical Silicon Valley companies that sit between ...
Monday, 22 April 2019
As workers at companies from Kickstarter to Gimlet to Vox vote to unionize, and as traditional labor organizers call on game devs and others to organize, Silicon Valley is a lot more friendly to pro-labor ...
Monday, 15 April 2019
... unconventional family.  This is The Family Acid: California. Based in Los Angeles, the Steffens family traveled up and down the West Coast, from the wilds of Death Valley and reggae festivals in Humboldt ...
Monday, 01 April 2019
... in the Napa Valley serves their porcini mushroom broth out of a blue and green swirl glass bong. From a column by San Francisco Chronicle food critic Soleil Ho: After dinner, I emailed the French ...
Thursday, 28 March 2019
6. Infinite Elizabeth Holmes
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Last night I saw HBO's The Inventor: Out for Blood in Silicon Valley about the rise and fall of Elizabeth Holmes and her company/cult, Theranos. It's very good and surprisingly unsettling. UPDATE: I've ...
Thursday, 21 March 2019
... about Objectivist philosopher Ayn Rand's influence on Silicon Valley. He's a funny writer! Welcome to Silicon Valley. A libertarian stronghold at the very end of America. (Literally.) Silicon Valley, and ...
Wednesday, 20 March 2019
If you've got 3+ years of experience and want to cover "the growing political and cultural Big Tech backlash,' copyright clashes, the culture of Silicon Valley firms, tech-policy battles, and important ...
Wednesday, 20 March 2019
From Drayton Valley, Alberta, Canada comes this devilish prank. A woman noticed that her sister was selling a porcelain doll through Facebook's marketplace so she secretly bought it and sneaked it back ...
Thursday, 14 March 2019
... of an athlete via Photoshop, prosecutors said. The two most famous parents of those indicted are actresses Lori Loughman and Felicity Huffman, but the full list also includes a number of Silicon Valley ...
Tuesday, 12 March 2019
The Inventor: Out for Blood in Silicon Valley, HBO's documentary about fraudster Elizabeth Holmes, who started her multi-billion-dollar healthcare company Theranos when she was 19-years-old, airs on March ...
Tuesday, 12 March 2019
... a “vocal minority” that empowers American adversaries abroad. Moreover, he said that the Defense Department has failed to connect with top tech talent because many engineers are “stuck in Silicon Valley ...
Saturday, 09 March 2019
"The thing I learned in Silicon Valley is that there’s a pot of money bigger than I ever imagined. That’s when I realized I don’t need to feel some sort of way about asking for $70,000 at work when Elizabeth ...
Friday, 08 March 2019
About five months after the "delightful farming RPG Stardew Valley" came to iOS, it's ready for Android. The now three-year-old game will be available on the Google Play Store for $8 on ...
Wednesday, 27 February 2019
... why we're launching a new campaign calling on employees of Silicon Valley companies to blow the whistle on unethical uses of technology. And poetically, we're crowdfunding and using Facebook's own microtargeting ...
Thursday, 21 February 2019
... valley." Read the rest Read all  ...
Saturday, 09 February 2019
Ascii World isn't a 3D shader, nor is it is a graphical toy. It's a complete "isometric"-style game, like Monument Valley, that uses basic ASCII characters to draw (and define) all its forms and geometries. ...
Monday, 04 February 2019
18. Trailer for new Moomins TV show
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Coming to Finnish and British TV this spring—and hopefully soon to the U.S. too. MOOMINVALLEY [YouTube] is a brand new adaptation of the much-loved Moomin stories of Tove Jansson, a Finnish-Swedish writer ...
Friday, 01 February 2019
... Silicon Valley start-up disaster Theranos!) From a 1994 article in the Los Angeles Times: A few East Coast Ikea stores have been targeted by angry protesters who have jammed phone lines since last ...
Thursday, 31 January 2019
[Editor's note: I was utterly taken with the gorgeous photos in the new edition of Core Memory, photographer Mark Richards's lavish survey of the vintage computing hardware in Silicon Valley's gem, the ...
Thursday, 24 January 2019
Wargroove, a turn-based strategy game from the publisher of Stardew Valley, is coming to the Nintendo Switch on February 1st. That's also when it will land on Steam and Xbox One for $19.99. Strangely, ...
Wednesday, 23 January 2019
... Missouri to Oregon's WIllamette Valley circa 1848. Fill your covered wagon with supplies and prepare to cross rivers and mountain ranges along the way - hunting for food and trading for supplies as you ...
Tuesday, 22 January 2019
... 90s when regular people like you and I first started learning about the World Wide Web, @ … Get your geek on with NatGeo’s new series Valley of the Boom Read More Read all  ...
Friday, 18 January 2019
Vinod Khosla is a Silicon Valley venture capitalist who chose to define his legacy through a spectacular legal battle to block access to the public part of a beach are he owns in California. Alexandria ...
Monday, 14 January 2019
... been reported once before, by a different telescope. ... The CHIME observatory, located in British Columbia's Okanagan Valley, consists of four 100-metre-long, semi-cylindrical antennas, which scan the ...
Wednesday, 09 January 2019