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Over the hill in your 30s?

Certainly if you’re a computer expert in Silicon Valley – home of Apple, Facebook, and Google.

Apparently plastic surgeons have seen a boom in their services… 152 more words

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How Burrowing Owls Lead To Vomiting Anarchists (Or SF's Housing Crisis Explained)

The Santa Clara Valley was some of the most valuable agricultural land in the entire world, but it was paved over to create today’s Silicon Valley. 13,085 more words

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chrisw52 reblogged this on conedogers and commented:

A good explanation on the housing vs working location problems we have in Silicon Valley.

Online Content Influences Consumers: Which Types to Use!

This awesome article from Marketing Profs breaks down which type of online content most influences consumers.  Here is a snapshot of the data:

“Expert reviews (credible, third-party online articles) were the most effective online content type across all three stages of the purchase process, increasing purchase consideration 11%, affinity 12%, and familiarity 15%, Nielsen found. 43 more words

Xapo's Wences Casares Talks Bitcoin Safety and How a Patagonian Goddess Might Help (Video)

A lot of companies that are trying to consumerize virtual money phenom bitcoin have recently been funded in big numbers by a spate of venture firms. 258 more words

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BlackBerry's downturn sparks start-up boom in Canada's Silicon Valley

Reuters – The troubles at BlackBerry Ltd, which fired more than half its staff and lost more than 90 percent of its market value as consumers shunned its smart phones, might have spelled disaster for the company’s hometown of Waterloo, Ontario. 1,377 more words

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last day of training
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Ecco i Benefici e i Rischi di Bitcoin per Startup e PMI

Da qualche tempo mi affascina Bitcoin, la criptomoneta digitale nata su Internet nel 2009, che rimane uno degli strumenti finanziari più interessanti e controversi della nostra epoca. 870 more words

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