silicon valley

Health Social Media Copies Gambling Tricks To Make Users Crave It

Experts say social media employs methods that affect users' brains and lead to them experiencing ‘phantom’ notification buzzing

Cafe & Restaurant The Cafe Gets A Silicon Valley Makeover At Pinterest

Legendary graphic designer Susan Kare used her expertise in computer icons to brand a coffee shop at Pinterest's San Francisco headquarters

Delivery & Logistics First Robot Delivery Drivers Start Work In Silicon Valley

Six-wheeled robots will deliver food and coffee across a Silicon Valley office park in the first commercial use of the technology—and whole cities could be next

Entertainment Hang With The Gang From 'Silicon Valley' In HBO's New VR App

The television network created a new virtual reality experience as a way to promote the fifth season of its hit show and join the VR bandwagon

How Artists Are Taking On Facebook And Big Data

Langlands and Bell are celebrating their 40th year together – by taking an uncompromising look at Silicon Valley’s utopian promises

Advertising How Silicon Valley Is Selling Empathy

The tech world wants us to believe that virtual reality will unlock human understanding on a global scale, but it’s also a business strategy

Fashion & Apparel How Silicon Valley Became One Of The World’s Trend Capitals

In recent years, Silicon Valley has been the epicenter of many shifts, from food to fashion and workplace culture

Automotive Could Automation Put An End To American Trucking?

America’s 2 million truckers have long been mythologised in popular culture

Syndicated Why Lawyers Taking On Silicon Valley Sexism Say 'It's Far Worse Than People Know'

From Google to Uber, Silicon Valley’s tech giants have a woman problem. Meet Lawless & Lawless, the sisters fighting back

Syndicated Facebook Is Planning To Build Its Own 'Social Housing' Village

The tech giant aims to build 1,500 apartments at Menlo Park after being criticized for helping to deepen the Silicon Valley housing crisis

Syndicated Is Lyft Really The 'Woke' Alternative To Uber?

The ride-hailing rival has seized on Uber’s scandals to position itself as the ethical choice, but can it back up the claims?

Children This Silicon Valley Startup Is Attempting To Reinvent The Ball

The Gameball by Play Impossible connects to an app featuring interactive games

Automotive Volvo's New Service Lets Owners Order Gas On Demand

The service lets drivers avoid the gas station lines by ordering fuel from their phone and having it send straight to their car

Food & Beverage How Google Is Growing Its Own Food

The tech giant is using the leafy green machine from Freight Farms to feed and educate its employees