Silicon Valley's culture is hurting our economy.
Corporations, data brokers, and even criminals might buy failed companies just for their users' personal information.
The Bay Area is well-acquainted with boom and bust cycles, and while it's too soon to declare that the tech economy has turned, recruiters see early indicators that it's happening. Indeed, a handful of job placement executives confirms what recent headlines about layoffs already imply: The ma
Il meeting annuale del Fondo Monetario Internazionale, in corso proprio in questi giorni a Lima (Perù), vedeva già nelle fasi preliminari la grande preoccupazione di Christine Lagarde (che guida il Fondo dal 2011) causata dal progressivo "raffreddamento" dell'economia globale iniziato già' nella seconda metà dell'anno scorso. Madame Lagarde non ha fatto mistero di voler verificare, per ora
It's a place, a mindset, a nickname, a metonym, an innovation hub, a TV show and a standard against which all cradles of technology are measured. Silicon Valley prides itself on having a meta-status that defies easy categorization, but this cannot save it from the impending bubble. According to inv
THE English have Silicon Fen and Silicon Roundabout, the Scots have Silicon Glen. Berlin boasts Silicon Allee, New York Silicon Alley. But the brain of the tech world is the ecosystem in and around San Francisco.
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When respected venture capitalist Bill Gurley said that tech startup investors were taking on a level of risk not seen since the dotcom bubble days, the reaction in Silicon Valley was a collective sigh of relief: finally, someone was saying what everyone was thinking.
La storia esemplare è quella di Silvio Scaglia. Il 55enne imprenditore di Novara poche settimane fa ha investito 69 milioni, piccola parte del denaro accumulato grazie alla famosa "new economy", nell'acquisto di La Perla, nota azienda bolognese dell'abbigliamento intimo femminile. Nei suoi progetti c'è una forte sinergia con la Elite Model World, agenzia di moda
Visualized: Bank's massive profits on derivatives. When the bubble bursts likely the tax payer will end up with the bill.
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