Origin of Silicon Valley
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John Markoff argues that the rise of tech hubs like Silicon Valley owes much more to serendipity than their boosters like to admit.
A well-funded Silicon Valley startup now says it has a battery that will make electric vehicles far more palatable for the mass consumer.
Others were all too conscious of Silicon Valley’s checkered reputation when it came to privacy.Digital contact tracing brought tech rivals together while the pandemic kept us apart|Lindsay Muscato|February 24, 2021|MIT Technology Review
Silicon Valley, in many ways, owes its very existence to the mystique that first emerged in the 1970s, creating a magnetic force that has continuously pulled the best and the brightest from all over the world.
Since around the mid-2000s—shortly after our first TR10 list—growth in TFP has been sluggish and disappointing, especially given the flood of new technologies coming from places like Silicon Valley.
But the people from Valley Stream had such a thick New York accent that was all around me.Coffee Talk with Fred Armisen: On ‘Portlandia,’ Meeting Obama, and Taylor Swift’s Greatness|Marlow Stern|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
The region is marketed for visitors as “Aryan Valley,” and many citizens have taken to tacking on “Aryan” to their last names.
Time was suspended as the world watched and waited for news about the young, brave girl from the Swat Valley.Promoting Girls’ Education Isn’t Enough: Malala Can Do More|Paula Kweskin|December 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A brilliant Silicon Valley entrepreneur may have found a way to get dark money out of politics without changing any laws.
Greer is a young, entrepreneurial, poker-loving Texan who ended up in Silicon Valley.
San Antonio de Bexar lies in a fertile and well-irrigated valley, stretching westward from the river Salado.
When it cleared, the valley was a solid expanse of white, and the stars shone out as if in an Arctic sky.
At the foot of the pass, the valley widened a little, though still with steep, snow-capped cliffs crowding it on either side.Glances at Europe|Horace Greeley
It was a sad day for Ramona and Alessandro when the kindly Hyers pulled up their tent-stakes and left the valley.
For an Indian to sell a horse and wagon in the San Jacinto valley was not an easy thing, unless he would give them away.
British Dictionary definitions for Silicon Valley
Cultural definitions for Silicon Valley
A region on the San Francisco Peninsula in California where the miniaturized electronics industry is centered, so called because most of the devices built there are made of semiconductors such as silicon.