Friday, May 29, 2020

Tag: silicon valley

Young Northern California Mayor Advances Innovative Concept...

Universal basic income, a regularly issued cash benefit for all adults, remains just a progressive concept on a national level in the United States. But...

Black Lawmakers Urge Uber to Diversify Its...

Members of the Congressional Black Caucus are calling on Uber to hire more nonwhite executives, especially as the multibillion-dollar ride-hailing company struggles to fill a number...

Some Startups are Fighting Workplace Bias in...

Workplace bias may prevent certain companies from hiring people that might not necessarily fit the role of the typical employees the company would usually...

‘Silicon Valley’ Season 2, Episode 7: ‘Adult...

Silicon Valley Season 2, Episode 7 airs Sunday. The team fields job offers and Russ is distracted by financial news, but Richard realizes Pied Piper...

‘Silicon Valley’ Season 2, Episode 2: ‘Runaway...

Silicon Valley Season 2, Episode 2 airs tonight. In the wake of Hooli’s bombshell, Richard and the guys struggle to find a backer as they...

7 Reasons Why Many People in the...

Land of New Opportunity Unlike Silicon Valley, businesses in Ghana are very interested in adding Blacks who live in America with interest and talent in...

Haiti’s Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe Tours Silicon...

From Google to Facebook to Apple, Haiti’s Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe took a whirlwind tour through Silicon Valley’s most elite tech campuses, hoping to...

Obama Ordered U.S. Officials to Create List...

The Obama administration's intelligence and security apparatus is once again under a spotlight, as The Guardian reports that President Obama last fall issued a directive...

Sheryl Sandberg’s Book Addresses Lack of Female...

With her new book "Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead," Facebook Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg clearly hoped to spark discussion about female...

Kenya Launches Construction of ‘Silicon Savannah’ Tech...

 NAIROBI, Kenya - The much-awaited historic Konza Technology City, which is equated to the famous Silicon Valley in the United States,  is now a...

Britney Spears, Ashton Kutcher, Other ‘Celebrity Angels’...

Dave Morin isn't easily star-struck. The early Facebook employee is a close confidant of Mark Zuckerberg, and when Morin left the social networking giant...