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Facebook Prepares To Launch Into Space

MENLO PARK (CBS SF) – Traditionally when a digital company is anxiously awaiting a launch it has to do with a new product, piece of software, website or service. 189 more words


El Valle, Panama: A Series of Life Observations

Life in El Valle, Panama can be an exercise in patience. It also offers an opportunity to sit back and observe.  Latin America is all about mañana time, which is in and of itself a unique sector of the space time continuum.  493 more words

The Happiness Bubble


Sometimes you just wake up happy.
You float around getting ready for the day,
having breakfast inside your happiness bubble. 86 more words


Snake Psychiatrist


Snake patient on couch:
“You may think this is crazy, but I’m afraid of snakes.”

Snake psychiatrist:
“Not at all, I have the same fear.” 89 more words


"Rhinos are large, but they are not slow," Zetsche

Daimler’s Chief Executive Dieter Zetsche is sweeping away layers of bureaucracy and encouraging a more experimental approach to new products. He has also asked 144 employees to generate new leadership ideas, according to sources at the German luxury automaker. 451 more words

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AMC's 'Halt and Catch Fire' Highlights Sexism in Tech

It’s 1986. A crew of engineers are crammed into a San Francisco basement. They work for a Texas-born startup named Mutiny in the early days of chat rooms, the pre-Internet days on the heels of the personal computer revolution. 696 more words


The Man Who Sold Silicon Valley on Giving

Editor’s Note: Peter Hero, the pioneering leader of the Silicon Valley Community Foundation, died Sunday from cancer. He was 73.

Hero was a transformative figure in the tech world, described by… 3,800 more words