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In a Shift, Tech Titans Embrace the GOP

  A reliable supporter of Democratic candidates in recent years, the tech industry seems to be making a right turn. Source:...

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Silicon Valley’s Real Estate Crunch Is A Golden Opportunity For Other American Cities | TechCrunch

  When Curse CEO Hubert Thieblot told his employees last year that he was moving the company's San Francisco headquarters to...

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A Basic Guide to SEO

  This guide will help you understand the definition of SEO, why it matters and how you can measure it in...

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Twitter Interns Make the Equivalent of $81,000 a Year (Yikes!)

Interns in tech can start as early as high school--and become richer than their parents.

Source: www.inc.com

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China’s pollution-cleaning towers will be the world’s tallest (ScienceAlert)

  Pollution-cleaning towers are being built in China, and they’re set to be the tallest skyscrapers in the world. Source: pda.sciencealert.com.au

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When Entrepreneurs Micromanage: A Startup Sickness

The first step is knowing you have a problem. Even if you think you don't, it could come back to haunt you.

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Your startup is your baby, so it makes sense that you "baby" it--but often when you do that in business, it becomes micromanaging. Even experienced managers can suffer from this tendency, so don't beat yourself up if this is your first time managing people and you find yourself slipping into these bad habits. Just like anything else, the first step is recognizing that you have a problem. The good news is that being a good manager can't be "mastered" and it's a lifelong learning process you can begin at any time.

Source: www.inc.com

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Putting to Rest the Concept of “Organic” Social Media

Unless you're Justin Bieber, your brand needs money in order to be relevant on sites like Facebook. There's no other way to look at it.

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Does being in Silicon Valley still matter in 2014?

Despite the expensive cost of living, there’s just no where else in the world that can compete with the history and potential of Silicon Valley.

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The next thing Silicon Valley needs to disrupt big time: its own culture

There's a problem with Silicon Valley and the subcultures that imitate it. It's a design bug woven into people's identities and sense of self-worth. Influential and otherwise very smart people will deny till their last breath that it even exists. But I believe it does and should be fixed before i...

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The people running Silicon Valley are pretty much all white or Asian men

It's not a surprise to anyone who has seen the numbers at other tech companies, but Facebook's release of employee demographic data has provided more stark evidence that Silicon Valley has a diversity problem. Tech companies are disproportionately made up of white or Asian men. Their senior leade...

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