If you read the headlines and analyses of German-language media, Silicon Valley is dying and the technology companies there are at the end of their rope. The carnage of mass layoffs that have rocked these companies since late last year … Continue reading Bad or Good? Layoffs at Silicon Valley Tech Firms
By the end of 2020, in the midst of the pandemic and before the first COVID vaccines were available, the news that Silicon Valley stalwarts like Oracle and Hewlett Packard, or younger ones like Palantir and Tesla, had moved their … Continue reading Silicon Valley: The Reports of my Death are Greatly Exaggerated.
I’ve actually been meaning to put a little less focus on Silicon Valley itself since changing my website, but occasionally something comes up that’s just too interesting. Facebook user Mark Hersch contrasts historical drawings of various cities from a bird’s … Continue reading San Francisco 1912 and 2021