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Google’s Waymo risks repeating Silicon Valley’s most famous blunder

Enlarge (credit: Aurich Lawson / Getty Images / Waymo) Everyone in Silicon Valley knows the story of Xerox inventing the modern personal computer in the 1970s and then failing to commercialize it effectively. Yet one of Silicon Valley’s most successful companies, Google’s Alphabet, appears to be repeating Xerox’s mistake with its self-driving car program. Xerox launched its Palo Alto Research ...

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Death of black man in police custody hits home at Facebook and in Silicon Valley

Facebook exec Ebele Okobi is drawing national attention to the death in police custody of her 36-year-old brother.           GANNETT Syndication Service

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Silicon Valley Whales Buy Diamonds in the Millions With Bitcoin

2018 might not be the best year for crypto investors so far, but a lot of wealth is still in the hands of long-term holders. The latest example of this comes from Silicon Valley where some people are using bitcoin to buy millions worth of expensive timepieces, diamonds and other luxury items. Also Read: This Week in Bitcoin: McAfee Backs ...

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‘51 percent attack’ in Silicon Valley TV Series – Real Life Possibility?

Silicon Valley sitcom uses ‘51 percent attack’ in season 5 finale, but is the scenario representative of a real-world possibility? Cointelegraph.com News

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Belarus-style Silicon Valley: Why Nobody Rushes Up Into Tax-Free ICOs?

Cryptocurrency, ICO and mining are now legal and tax-free in Belarus, will it become a global IT hub? #IN_DEPTH Cointelegraph.com News

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GZ-SZ Science & Technology Innovation Corridor to be built into China’s Silicon Valley

GUANGZHOU, China, Oct. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — On September 22, the Guangzhou-Shenzhen Science and Technology Innovation Corridor was established as the provincial authorities gave the go-ahead in an official planning, according to the Information Office of People’s Government of… PR Newswire: Internet Technology

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‘Atlanta,’ ‘Silicon Valley,’ More TV Show Bosses on Trump, Best Zingers and Biggest Challenges

The showrunners and executive producers of this year’s Emmy-nominated comedy series open up about everything from Snoop Dogg envy and which network actually wants more raunchiness. read more Hollywood Reporter

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‘Silicon Valley’s’ Mike Judge Talks Season 4 Finale, the End of Erlich and Six-Season Plan

The showrunner also discusses Zach Woods’ breakout season, Uber’s recent saga and the challenges of putting together a fake tech conference. read more Hollywood Reporter

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