Silicon Valley

Google, Facebook, and Microsoft basically Silicon Valley committed what must be an unforgivable act of corporate greed —defending a website selling underage sex.

Silicon Valley Defended A Website Selling Underage Sex

Silicon Valley companies defending sex trafficking has made me question if good people — or even baseline-human people — actually exist anymore. Read...
Jess Lahitou    |   11.7.17   |   SHARE
Given their unfair and potentially exploitative access to the personal life details of millions of voters, in an ideal world, social media tycoons wouldn’t run at all. (Image Credit: Instagram/@zuck)

Is The Next President Coming Out Of Silicon Valley?

Americans deserve to vote without being unwittingly “nudged,” “tweaked,” or otherwise manipulated by those with the most power and most incentive to Read...
Jess Lahitou    |   07.13.17   |   SHARE
Jared has diaper duty. Forever.

Why Parenting Is Like A Silicon Valley Startup

The thing is, the more I watch this show, and the more I think back to the endless years in Start Up culture that we experienced, the more I keep Read...
Tamarah Rockwood    |   07.3.15   |   SHARE

Inside Glassbreakers—The Start-Up Supporting The Women Of Silicon Valley

The co-founder and CEO of the fast-growing new mentorship community speaks out on supporting women in tech: "It's hard to be what you can't see." Read...
Nikki Gloudeman   |   01.29.15   |   SHARE
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Dana McCallum And How The Feminist Community Can Fail Rape Victims

Where are all the feminists in the wake of the Dana McCallum sexual assault case? Read...
Lauren Parker    |   11.14.14   |   SHARE

Is Nothing Sacred?! New Divorce App 'Wevorce' Surfaces Societal Concerns and Solutions

A new company is streamlining the divorce process by taking it online and keeping couples out of court. Read...
Kelley Calkins   |   08.5.14   |   SHARE
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Techie Youth of America Restore our Faith in Humanity

In a riveting new documentary, Silicon Valley kids talk global warming, poverty and the limits of tech. Adults, take notes. Read...
Nikki Gloudeman   |   06.10.14   |   SHARE

It's 2014 and YOLO Is Still Bringing Us Down (In More Ways than the Mere Degradation of Language)

The Millennial Generation has been called every variation of lazy ingrate that the Baby Boomers and Generation X-ers could think of. And with YOLO as Read...
Sarah Gladstone    |   04.29.14   |   SHARE