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    1. December 15, 2014

      Proof that the pen is mightier than the keyboard

      My fellow columnist Lucy Kellaway recently wrote a love letter to her Moleskine diary and explained why she doesn’t use...

    2. December 14, 2014

      Investors bank on Lending Club success

      LendingClub slideshow It took just over an hour for investors in Lending Club, an eight-year-old company that uses the...

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    1. December 11, 2014

      How Juncker and Luxembourg landed Silicon Valley’s biggest catch

      Jean-Claude Juncker had a mischievous look. It was shortly before the 2004 election and Luxembourg’s premier at the time...

    2. December 9, 2014

      Deutsche Telekom and FireEye create cyber security service

      Deutsche Telekom has formed a joint cyber security venture with FireEye, the Silicon Valley cyber security group, focused on...

    3. December 9, 2014

      An à la carte menu for corporate failure

      Why do companies fail? Considering how important this question is to entrepreneurs, investors, and even society as whole, I...

    4. December 8, 2014

      Why Silicon Valley struggles to conquer Europe

      Has Google lost its compass? Or has the EU lost its way? Apparently both. The world’s most powerful search engine can...

    5. December 8, 2014

      Uber banned in New Delhi after sexual assault allegations

      Indian regulators have banned Uber, the fast-growing Silicon Valley ride-hailing company, from operating in New Delhi, after...

    6. December 8, 2014

      Facebook’s latest rivals fight for attention

      Inlope, which launched last month, is the latest social media platform hoping to make it big. The company, started by two...

    7. December 7, 2014

      Shake-up at New Republic leads to shake-out of talent

      A glittering roster of Washington’s elite turned out in force in November to toast the 100th anniversary of The New...

    8. FT Alphaville

      December 5, 2014

      Guest post: Silicon Valley might kill banks but not banking

      This is a guest post by Jonathan McMillan, a pseudonym behind which two authors stand: One is an investment banker based in...

    9. MBA blog

      December 5, 2014

      Tech trek week

      Day-on-the-Job events are onsite visits to companies to learn about MBA opportunities and get a sense of work culture. A...

    10. December 3, 2014

      Autumn Statement: Green light for ‘driverless car’ trials

      Fully autonomous cars will move closer to reality under government plans to establish “driverless car testbeds” in London,...

    11. December 2, 2014

      Chinese tech group Xiaomi to invest in Silicon Valley start-up

      Xiaomi, the fast-growing Chinese smartphone maker, is making its first US investment, as part of a $40m fundraising for...

    12. November 25, 2014

      Jon Oringer, Shutterstock: the big picture in Silicon Alley

      The lobby of the Empire State building is as spectacular as the view from the top, a marble and gold homage to the 1930s....

    13. November 23, 2014

      Immigration reforms fail to satisfy Silicon Valley

      The White House is projecting that most of the economic benefits from its immigration reform will come from highly-skilled...

    14. November 20, 2014

      ‘Arrogant’ start-ups face challenge of when to ignore their critics

      When Google’s founders held investor meetings ahead of their float a decade ago, their lack of interest in the ways of Wall...

    15. Business Blog

      November 19, 2014

      Is start-up failure a deterrent - or an incentive to try again?

      Joanna Shields, chair of Tech City UK  © Simon Dawson/Bloomberg When the first dotcom bubble burst, one theory that did the...

    16. November 19, 2014

      UK ‘fintech’ start-ups race for US expansion

      British tech start-ups focused on cracking the multibillion-dollar global remittances market are racing to expand into the...

    17. November 18, 2014

      Jaguar Land Rover joins in software battle for the dashboard

      Jaguar Land Rover is launching a connected car software platform, opening the latest front in the battle between carmakers...

    18. November 18, 2014

      Nokia turns to Silicon Valley for its next pitch to consumers

      Nokia wants to rebuild its once-world beating technology business as an incubator for the next generation of smart consumer...

    19. November 16, 2014

      Facebook seeks foothold in your office

      Facebook is secretly working on a new website called “Facebook at Work” to get a foothold in the office that will see the...

    20. November 14, 2014

      Uber threat hits Addison Lee sale

      US buyout group Carlyle has abandoned plans to sell Addison Lee after offers for the British cab service fell short of its...

    21. November 13, 2014

      Silicon Valley fund hacks US visa regime

      A new investment fund is bringing Silicon Valley’s problem-solving hacker ethos to US immigration law, looking to tackle the...

    22. November 12, 2014

      The high price of the Google guarantee

      Let’s call it the Google guarantee. It may well be the future of the internet. Send a message or email, swap a photograph,...

    23. November 11, 2014

      Tumblr sets out to woo big brands

      David Karp, chief executive of Tumblr, believes the company can beat its social media rivals to become the leading...

    24. November 10, 2014

      Google moves into Nasa’s space

      Google has taken a 60-year lease on a Nasa airfield next to its Silicon Valley headquarters as it pushes deeper into...

    25. FT Tech Hub

      November 10, 2014

      The first Q&A session

      This is the transcript of the Live Q&A session ending at 09:30 on 11 Nov 2014.Live Q&A from FT.com 3:02pm This is my...

    26. November 9, 2014

      BNYMellon opens Silicon Valley lab to improve digital offerings

      Bank of New York Mellon has created a technology lab in the heart of Silicon Valley as it seeks to tap into new digital...

    27. November 7, 2014

      Uber looks to pick up another $1bn fare

      Uber is in early talks with investors about raising at least $1bn in new equity, less than six months after it received...

    28. November 6, 2014

      Silicon Valley ready to fight back against intelligence agencies

      In any popularity contest between the nerds and the spies, the nerds will always win. That is the conclusion Silicon Valley...

    29. November 6, 2014

      ‘WireLurker’ virus hits iPhones and iPads

      An internet security researcher has warned of a new computer virus targeting Apple’s iPhones, iPads and Macintosh computers,...

    30. November 5, 2014

      A Swift reply to Spotify’s siren song

      Taylor Swift, the singer-songwriter, has removed her entire catalogue from Spotify, the music streaming service founded in...

    31. November 5, 2014

      Top chat apps race to lock down messaging services

      Leading chat apps are racing to lock down their messaging services to prevent interception by governments and criminals,...

    32. November 4, 2014

      Technology groups hit back at spy chief claims

      Technology companies and industry insiders have rejected accusations that they are not doing enough in the fight against...

    33. November 3, 2014

      Tech groups aid terror, says UK spy chief

      The new chief of Britain’s electronic spying agency, GCHQ, has accused US technology companies of becoming “the command and...

    34. October 31, 2014

      Google looks beyond search for growth

      Google is in danger of hitting the invisible ceiling that limits growth at all big companies as it attacks giant new markets...

    35. October 31, 2014

      The Inventory: Ann Miura-Ko

      Ann Miura-Ko, 37, is a co-founding partner of Floodgate, a venture capital firm focused on tech companies in Silicon Valley....

    36. October 31, 2014

      Silicon Valley: How to eat like a digital native

      Get caffeinated Seattle pioneered the cult of coffee but San Francisco has made it its own. In the start-up neighbourhood of...

    37. October 31, 2014

      Richard Waters: Silicon Valley – the view ahead

      Seen from the peak of one of Silicon Valley’s intermittent booms, the view ahead always looks clear and unobstructed. Things...

    38. FT Tech Hub

      October 31, 2014

      Weekend FT magazine: Silicon Valley special

      Faddish mobile apps and instant 20-something billionaires have become the public face of Silicon Valley’s latest boom. But...

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