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    1. August 26, 2016

      America is still learning how to cope with the demon drink

      My heart went out this week to Greg Boardman, the vice provost for student affairs at Stanford, the poor man charged...

    2. Fast FT

      August 26, 2016

      Fast Europe Open: France and UK GDP in focus

      Information may want to be free, but for internet companies it may soon cost a little. European news publishers will...

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    1. August 25, 2016

      Europe plans news levy on search engines

      European news publishers will be given the right to levy fees on internet platforms such as Google if search engines...

    2. August 25, 2016

      Review — ‘The Rise of the Machines’, by Thomas Rid

      It is perhaps the delusion of every generation to exaggerate the novelty of their age and believe they face challenges...

    3. August 24, 2016

      China tech centres give Silicon Valley run for money

      The Chinese tech centres of Shenzhen and Hangzhou have given Silicon Valley a run for its money for the first time....

    4. August 23, 2016

      Fitbit cleared of stealing Jawbone data

      Fitbit has won the first round of a legal challenge by rival Jawbone that threatened its ability to sell its activity...

    5. August 22, 2016

      Situation vacant: technology triathletes wanted

      It is time to celebrate a new breed of triathletes, who work in technology. When I was dean in the public affairs...

    6. August 19, 2016

      US judge rejects $100m Uber driver settlement

      Uber’s attempt to pay up to $100m to settle a long-running dispute with drivers over whether they are employees or...

    7. Fast FT

      August 17, 2016

      Cisco to cut up to 7% of workforce in restructuring

      Cisco will cut up to 5,500 jobs – or 7 per cent of its global workforce – as it restructures in what it warned is a...

    8. August 17, 2016

      Pinterest makes push into digital video and advertising

      Pinterest is starting to sell video advertising, hoping marketers adopt the moving image to showcase the beauty...

    9. August 16, 2016

      Ford plans mass-market self-driving car by 2021

      Ford says it will build a totally self-driving car by 2021 as it seeks to take the lead in the global race to produce...

    10. August 14, 2016

      Airbnb attacks ‘bottom feeder’ sharks circling workers’ shares

      Some of Silicon Valley’s most highly valued private technology companies, including Airbnb and Uber, are expressing...

    11. August 11, 2016

      Uber hitches a ride with car finance schemes

      When Grace Mora found herself strapped for cash in 2014, her son recommended she try driving for Uber. With a...

    12. August 4, 2016

      US economy: Decline of the start-up nation

      In the desert city of Tucson, Arizona, local entrepreneurs have gathered in the Pueblo Vida bar for a crash course in...

    13. FT Alphaville

      August 4, 2016

      Further reading

      Elsewhere on Thursday, - “Sex is a three-letter word that has rarely appeared in an Investment Outlook until now” –...

    14. Fast FT

      August 3, 2016

      US approves first-ever private moon landing

      Less than half a century after Neil Armstrong became the first man to step foot on the moon, the US government has...

    15. August 2, 2016

      Elon Musk’s vision is a masterclass in communication

      Billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk unveiled a “master plan” for his Tesla electric car company this month. The reviews,...

    16. August 1, 2016

      Google and GSK create a world leader in bioelectronics

      Last week GlaxoSmithKline, Britain’s largest drug company, committed to invest a further £275m in its UK manufacturing...

    17. July 31, 2016

      Uber to pour $500m into global mapping project

      Uber is preparing to pour $500m into an ambitious global mapping project as it seeks to wean itself off dependence on...

    18. July 27, 2016

      Yahoo was all too human for the internet

      As Marissa Mayer an­nounced the $4.8bn acquisition of Yahoo’s operating business by Verizon, the US telecoms company,...

    19. Fast FT

      July 27, 2016

      GoPro forecasts return to profitability by year end

      GoPro’s shares initially leapt by as much as 10 per cent after-hours as it said it would launch a new generation of its...

    20. July 27, 2016

      Apple shines as investors take a longer-term view

      With the near-term outlook hazy, Tim Cook, Apple’s chief executive, was unusually open on Tuesday’s call with analysts...

    21. FT Alphaville

      July 27, 2016

      Further reading

      Elsewhere on Wednesday, - Andrew Ross Sorkin on the (potential, and most probably just partial) return of...

    22. July 26, 2016

      Sexist stereotyping plagued Marissa Mayer at Yahoo

      “I’m a dirty old man and you look attractive, Marissa.” They were the words that greeted Marissa Mayer, Yahoo’s chief...

    23. July 26, 2016

      Clean energy technology investors need fresh support after VC losses

      In 2006, Silicon Valley began to bet big on clean-energy technology. Seduced by visions of making a fortune while...

    24. July 25, 2016

      Virtual reality start-up goes from Liverpool to Silicon Valley

      Most enthusiasts for virtual reality, me included, believe 2017 is going to be the year the technology moves from its...

    25. July 24, 2016

      All eyes on the future for virtual reality start-ups

      When Tony Bevilacqua came face to face with a dinosaur, he saw the future. As co-founder of Knetik, a digital services...

    26. July 22, 2016

      ‘Chaos Monkeys: Inside the Silicon Valley Money Machine’, by Antonio García Martínez

      Antonio García Martínez had all the makings of a Silicon Valley success: a start-up in Y-Combinator, the world’s most...

    27. The World

      July 22, 2016

      Silicon Valley billionaire tells Republican Convention why he is backing Trump

      Pay-Pal co-founder Peter Thiel has broken ranks with his Silicon Valley rivals giving a rousing speech to the...

    28. Fast FT

      July 21, 2016

      Theranos names new compliance chiefs

      Theranos, the troubled blood testing start-up, has hired two new executives to lead its regulatory, quality and...

    29. July 19, 2016

      Cambridge seeks staying power to compete with Silicon Valley

      When Cambridge’s life science and technology luminaries gathered for an event at Trinity Hall college on Monday...

    30. July 19, 2016

      Yahoo’s losses deepen as revenues drop 20%

      Yahoo’s core business is still shrinking, the company revealed in its second-quarter earnings, at a time when potential...

    31. July 15, 2016

      Inside Hacker Dojo, the soul of Silicon Valley

      The last time I visited Hacker Dojo, a co-operatively-run tech incubator in Santa Clara, I was surprised to find an...

    32. July 14, 2016

      Donald Trump ‘a disaster for innovation’, say tech leaders

      A group of technology leaders attacked Donald Trump as a threat to innovation in a broadside just days before he is...

    33. July 14, 2016

      Pokémon Go offers a winning blend of virtual and real worlds

      Seeing groups of young people standing together, immersed in their smartphones, is nothing new in 2016. But there was...

    34. July 14, 2016

      Unity Technologies raises $180m in new funding

      Unity Technologies, whose software tools are used to create 3D games such as Lara Croft and mobile hits including...

    35. July 12, 2016

      Google’s accelerator builds bridges with digital emerging markets

      Under an umbrella on the edge of the Google campus, two young Indonesian women wearing hijabs are scribbling down...

    36. July 8, 2016

      Shows of humility can be too much, even in Silicon Valley

      Marc Andreessen, the American venture capitalist, asked on Twitter this week: “What’s the word for when well-off people...

    37. July 7, 2016

      Tech needs to be hands-on in helping users with automated future

      Imagine a place where driverless cars roam the streets, intelligent electricity grids regulate the power and everything...

    38. beyondbrics

      July 5, 2016

      Getting Silicon Valley behind development: first, change its attitudes

      On my way to the second morning of the 2016 Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES), I took an Uber. Originally from...

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