Tech

Trump supporters planned a protest in front of Twitter’s San Francisco headquarters after the firm banned the president. It was a total bust.

Pro-Trump protesters were scheduled to demonstrate in front of Twitter’s San Francisco headquarters on Monday morning after the company banned the president from its platform. City police set up a barricade on the street outside the building, and organisers reportedly used the far-right online community TheDonald to plan the demonstration. […]
Trump supporters planned a protest in front of Twitter’s San Francisco headquarters after the firm banned the president. It was a total bust.
Lifestyle

WeWork cofounder Adam Neumann is selling his San Francisco Bay Area compound for $27.5 million — look inside the ‘Guitar House’

WeWork cofounder Adam Neumann’s San Francisco Bay Area home has officially hit the market for $US27.5 million, Mansion Global reported. The 10-acre compound includes a 10,000-square-foot main house, a separate guest house, a swimming pool, a greenhouse, gardens, a chicken coop, and solar and geothermal systems. Neumann and his wife, […]
WeWork cofounder Adam Neumann is selling his San Francisco Bay Area compound for $27.5 million — look inside the ‘Guitar House’
Tech

Silicon Valley’s elite wants yet again to abandon land and live on floating cities in the middle of the ocean that operate outside of existing governments

The founder of a Silicon Valley think tank promoting the construction of seasteads – or floating cities that operate independently of existing governments – told The Telegraph that he’s seeing an increase in interest. The news comes as the COVID-19 pandemic has caused an upheaval of office culture, allowing employees […]
Silicon Valley’s elite wants yet again to abandon land and live on floating cities in the middle of the ocean that operate outside of existing governments
Tech

A day in the life of a top Silicon Valley investor, who used to travel worldwide for work and is now hunkered down in his San Francisco home, taking calls in his pajamas during the pandemic

David Blumberg, managing partner at Blumberg Capital, used to travel to Israel, New York, and beyond for work before the COVID-19 pandemic drove the world to a halt. Now, instead of commuting into his downtown San Francisco office, Blumberg takes calls at his home in the city starting early in […]
A day in the life of a top Silicon Valley investor, who used to travel worldwide for work and is now hunkered down in his San Francisco home, taking calls in his pajamas during the pandemic
Tech

Houseboat residents are sheltering in place on their docks, holding float-up concerts in the middle of the water and boating out onto the San Francisco Bay. Here’s how they’re living through the pandemic.

When the San Francisco Bay Area shelter-in-place order became active, residents kicked off what has become a 2-month – and counting – confinement period to their homes. For residents who have made houseboats their home, the living is easy, albeit small. Costs are lower, the company is superb, and the […]
Houseboat residents are sheltering in place on their docks, holding float-up concerts in the middle of the water and boating out onto the San Francisco Bay. Here’s how they’re living through the pandemic.