Silicon Valley

Soylent Tastes Better Without the Utopian Rhetoric
August 13, 2015

How technology's rhetoric sometimes overshadows the usefulness of the products themselves. 

Apple Music Is Another Tech Company Attempt to Please Investors by Trapping Customers
June 08, 2015

Technology companies are creating systems that reward their customers at the expense of platform-agnostic consumers. 

Stop Sleep-Shaming Us, Tim Cook
March 09, 2015

Go back to bed!

How to Succeed in Silicon Valley Without Really Trying
September 07, 2014

Tech investors gave Seth Bannon millions of dollars, even though they knew almost nothing about him.

Seth Bannon's Email About Harvard Extension School
September 07, 2014

The founder of Amicus explains his education.

The New Luddites: Why Former Digital Prophets Are Turning Against Tech
September 05, 2014

Neo-Luddism began to emerge in the postwar period, but now it's stronger than ever.

Silicon Valley Is Ruining "Sharing" for Everybody
August 13, 2014

They say they're all about making friends. Here's how you can tell that's not true. 

This Dinner Party Explains How Engineers And Lobbyists See The World Differently
July 21, 2014

POLITICO’s Mike Allen sheds light on the evolving relationship between the valley and the swamp.

The Boring Sexism of HBO's 'Silicon Valley'
May 30, 2014

"Silicon Valley" doesn't skewer the tech world—the show just reproduces its toxic sexism.