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    An Apology for the Internet — From the Architects Who Built ItEven those who designed our digital world are aghast at what they created. A breakdown of what went wrong.
  2. Zach Woods Tells Conan About Being a ‘Nocturnal Anti-Semite’ Zach Woods went on Conan on Wednesday to promote the fifth season of Silicon Valley. One trait of his character that is revealed in a past […]
  3. T.J. Miller Charged with Calling In False Bomb Threat Former Silicon Valley star T.J. Miller was arrested on Monday night and charged with calling in a false bomb threat, according to federal […]
  4. overnights
    Silicon Valley Recap: A Corporate Affair to RememberAt long last, Jared finally gets a win.
  5. overnights
    Silicon Valley Recap: The Importance of Being Petty“Reorientation” is one of the best episodes of the series so far.
  6. Silicon Valley Is Savage About T.J. Miller’s CharacterIt’s a slightly milder version of what Chuck Lorre did to Charlie Sheen’s character on Two and a Half Men.
  7. overnights
    Silicon Valley Season Premiere Recap: Mo’ Money, Mo’ ProgrammersAnybody else think Richard becomes head of Hooli by the end of the season?
  8. daddy issues
    Elon Musk’s Estranged Father Had a Baby With His StepdaughterThe billionaire’s dad says it was “God’s plan.”
  9. Silicon Valley Season 5 Doesn’t Need T.J. MillerErlich is gone, but Pied Piper bumbles on.
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    What If Silicon Valley Cured Cancer?You’d never see the benefits.
  11. messy exits
    The Silicon Valley Team Tells the Real Story Behind T.J. Miller’s ExitMiller was reportedly late, drunk, high, and occasionally asleep on set.
  12. trailer mix
    Pied Piper Is Expanding in the Silicon Valley Season 5 TrailerRichard, as always, is totally overwhelmed.
  13. Check Out the Season 5 Trailer for HBO’s ‘Silicon Valley’The new season of Silicon Valley now has a full trailer, and it’s got it all: a bunch of dogs, a bear, a secret message, and Andy Daly. Renewed […]
  14. Thomas Middleditch Addresses T.J. Miller and Aziz Ansari Allegations“I thought the whole Aziz Ansari thing was kind of absurd,” Middleditch said.
  15. who among us?
    Elon Musk Says He Didn’t Realize He Was at a Sex Party“His impression was that it was a corporate party with a costume theme.”
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    Silicon Valley ‘Sex Party’ Host Identity RevealedSteve Jurvetson, who recently left the venture-capital firm he co-founded amid sexual-harassment allegations, reportedly hosted the scandalous event.
  17. start-ups
    Latest Attempt to ‘Disrupt’ Bodegas Is a Self-Driving Corner Store on WheelsRobomart is trying to offer users a vast curbside array of produce and baked goods.
  18. Season 5 of ‘Silicon Valley’ Premieres on HBO in MarchThe upcoming season of HBO’s Silicon Valley now has a premiere date. The network announced today that season 5 of the show, which was renewed […]
  19. food trends
    Juicero Founder Now Promoting $40 Jugs of ‘Raw Water’ in Silicon ValleyHe’s even trespassing to bottle it directly from a spring.
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    The Pro-Antitrust Congressman From Monopoly-Friendly Silicon ValleyRising Democratic star Ro Khanna is one of the loudest voices on antitrust — while coming from one of the most monopoly-friendly districts in the U.S.
  21. For Martin Starr, the Best Roles Are as Exciting as They Are TerrifyingWhether it’s as a freak and/or geek, a caterer, or a senior security architect, Martin Starr is best known for one of his roles in three of the […]
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    The Only People in Silicon Valley Asking Ethical Questions Are Improv Comedians“Tech has the capacity to destroy us.”
  23. profiles
    The Best Reason to Start Using Uber AgainPositive, boundary-breaking, irresistible — she may be the only way to get where they need to go.
  24. science experiments
    Can You Biohack Your Fertility?One Silicon Valley doctor’s pursuit of the Holy Grail: a way to predict the future.
  25. silicon valley
    These Men Were Fired for Harassment and Now They’re Joking About it on LinkedInNope.
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    What It Takes to Get Accepted Into an Elite Apocalypse BunkerIt’s boom times for the bomb-shelter business in Silicon Valley. But you better be able to write a good application essay.
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    Silicon Valley Has Gone All-In on A CappellaIt’s Googapella vs. the Vocal Network.
  28. Pizza Start-up Created a Cryptocurrency That Pays Workers for Company’s SuccessThey get awarded quasi-shares that rise with the company’s worth.
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    Tech Exec Allegedly Offered Female Employees Thousands to Lose WeightSocial Finance’s CEO stepped down this week and the company is facing a sexual-harassment lawsuit.
  30. everyday sexism
    Ellen Pao Says Male Reporters Were ‘Skeptical’ of Her Case“[They] had no empathy for my experiences.”
  31. sexual harassment
    CEO of Silicon Valley Start-Up SoFi to Step Down Amid Sexual Harassment ClaimsMike Cagney announced he will be resigning by the end of the year.
  32. disruption
    Silicon Valley Execs on a Diet Insist They’re Not on a DietBiohacking: Dieting … for men!
  33. women at work
    Silicon Valley Investors Terrified They Accidentally Did Something SexistOne female chief executive said dozens of male VCs have reached out to her.
  34. workplace discrimination
    Ellen Pao: This Is How Sexism Works in Silicon ValleyMy lawsuit failed. Others won’t.
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    Alt-Right-Friendly Social Network Gab Raises $1 MillionSilicon Valley is cracking down on hate speech but Gab.ai wants no part in that movement.
  36. everyday sexism
    White Tech Dude Finally Gets a Platform to Share His Ideas About WomenJames Damore, author of the infamous Google memo, wrote an op-ed for The Wall Street Journal.
  37. silicon valley
    Alt-Right Protesters Are Planning a ‘March on Google’Organizer called James Damore’s dismissal a “flashpoint.”
  38. silicon valley
    Google Could Face Another Gender Discrimination LawsuitDozens of current and former employees are looking at suing the company for sexism and pay disparities against women.
  39. women in tech
    Anita Hill Wants Women in Tech to Sue Their Employers for Sex Discrimination“We can’t afford to wait for the tech industry to police itself.”
  40. Report: Peter Thiel Is Souring on TrumpThe venture capitalist was an early passenger on the Trump Train, but it looks like he’s steeling himself for a derailment.
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    Don’t Make a Woman Explain to You Why That Anti-Diversity Google Memo Is GarbageA leaked internal document called the wage gap a “myth” and laid out all the reasons men are treated unfairly.
  42. Of Course Silicon Valley Got a $600-a-Head Wagyu SteakhouseHiroshi’s steaks come with flavorless gold leaf purely “for show.”
  43. silicon valley
    Lawsuit Claims Male Tech CEO Pretended to Be Female Sexual-Harassment VictimA blog post accusing Anis Uzzaman of sexual harassment was reportedly traced back to the IP address of one of his competitors.
  44. profile
    T.J. Miller Knows You Think He’s Crazy for Leaving Silicon ValleyA candid conversation with the actor and former HBO star.
  45. Judge Rules Google Must Turn Over Salary Info in Gender-Pay-Gap InvestigationIn April, the Department of Labor accused Google of “extreme” gender pay discrimination.
  46. Another Day, Another Apology for Harassment in Silicon ValleyMarc Canter once propositioned Microsoft’s danah boyd for a threesome with him and his wife.
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    Another Day, Another Apology for Harassment in Silicon ValleyMarc Canter once propositioned Microsoft’s danah boyd for a threesome with him and his wife.
  48. silicon valley
    Female Employees at Tesla Invited to Attend Workshop on Essential OilsMore details about how the company allegedly treats women have been revealed.
  49. T.J. Miller on Leaving ‘Silicon Valley’: ‘It Seemed Like a Funny Trick to […]Last month it was revealed that T.J. Miller will not be returning to Silicon Valley for its fifth season, and now that Erlich Bachman’s final […]
  50. breakups
    T.J. Miller Discusses His ‘Contrarian’ Relationship with Thomas MiddleditchGoodbye, Erlich Bachman.
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