Twitter's HQ on mid-Market Street is in one of the poorest of San Francisco's neighborhoods. It gets big tax breaks but must act to gentrify the area.
Tom Foremski: IMHO
Former Financial Times reporter Tom Foremski writes about Silicon Valley business trends and the intersection of technology and media.
Tom Foremski reports on the business and culture of Silicon Valley at the intersection of technology and media.
The Bloomberg magazine has printed a lengthy extract from a new book by senior reporter Brad Stone.
It's more than about aging — it's about retaining top talent at Google.
China employs about 2 million people to scan the web looking for criminal or political content.
Historic sites in Silicon Valley are being torn down.
Silicon Valley is so busy inventing the future that it hasn't noticed that not much has changed in Silicon Valley itself. Public schools are failing and its communities struggle with the same problems as elsewhere.
Circa has a great team and pedigree but it'll have to do more than just rewrite news stories if it is to survive in a tough media business.
All types of businesses including drug distributors are vulnerable to the disruptive economic forces of the Internet... and Bitcoin can help
Intel's lack of a high volume mobile chip could lead to unexpected alliances...
Innovations in angel funding and new SEC rules on public funding could shake up the VC establishment.