TV and newspapers are out. Facebook and Google are in.
One of the world’s most popular sports properties is getting a new boss.
Mithril Capital promised to be the “capstone” to Peter Thiel’s investment empire. It ended up as a major distraction.
A dozen former employees, investors in the fund, and other people close to the matter describe an investment firm in disarray.
Recode Daily: Emoji are increasingly popping up in US court cases — and courts aren’t prepared to interpret them
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From dorm room to global dominance, Facebook’s path to 2.3 billion users.
Google and Facebook have become “antithetical to democracy,” says The Age of Surveillance Capitalism author Shoshana Zuboff
Silicon Valley has compromised our autonomy, Zuboff says: "They can take hold of our behavior and shift it and modify it in ways that we don’t know."
“I’m moving out of state”: How some Uber and Airbnb employees are trying to avoid California income tax
Nobody likes paying taxes, but new millionaires in California’s IPO gold rush are looking to protect their money.