• Is Silicon Valley doomed to become the next Detroit?

    4 monthes ago - By Fast Company

    The moral and economic decline of Detroit's elite offers an important cautionary tale for Silicon Valley.
    There was a time when California's Santa Clara Valley, bucolic home to orchards and vineyards, was known as “ the valley of heart's delight .” The same area was later dubbed “Silicon Valley,” shorthand for the high-tech combination of creativity, capital, and California cool. However, a backlash is now well underway -even from the loyal gadget-reviewing press. Silicon Valley increasingly conjures up something very different: exploitation, excess, and elitist detachment.
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