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Silicon Valley elites are fleeing the region for states like Texas and Florida, but that shouldn’t be surprising — it’s the culmination of a culture clash that has been brewing in the tech industry for years

Since the onset of the pandemic, tech’s elite and major firms like HP and Oracle have begun moving out of the Bay Area. Palantir, Oracle, and HP have all moved their headquarters to other states, and Elon Musk, Drew Houston, Larry Ellison, and Keith Rabois have all decided to leave […]
Silicon Valley elites are fleeing the region for states like Texas and Florida, but that shouldn’t be surprising — it’s the culmination of a culture clash that has been brewing in the tech industry for years
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Big tech has so heavily invaded Austin, Texas, that the capital city now has its own $1 million neighbourhood. Here’s what it’s like in the affluent and exclusive Barton Creek district

Austin, Texas, has its first $US1 million neighbourhood, according to a Trulia report published in November. The neighbourhood of Barton Creek now boasts a median real estate value of at least $US1 million. As the tech industry’s presence continues to grow in the capital city, Barton Creek will only be […]
Big tech has so heavily invaded Austin, Texas, that the capital city now has its own $1 million neighbourhood. Here’s what it’s like in the affluent and exclusive Barton Creek district
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Designed for a community of tech elites, these tiny homes are 3D printed, run by Tesla batteries, and cost $250,000

A 609-acre California coastal community, Walden Monterey, serves as a respite for those needing to recharge their batteries – especially the region’s leaders in tech. The enclave’s founder, Nick Jekogian, invites potential homeowners to visit the property and stay in portable homes, called “roving rooms,” to truly experience the sustainable, […]
Designed for a community of tech elites, these tiny homes are 3D printed, run by Tesla batteries, and cost $250,000
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911 calls from Facebook employees reveal a chilling new reality for Silicon Valley

Over the past year, there was roughly one 911 call made from Facebook’s California headquarters every two days, about everything from medical emergencies to suspicious vehicles. Business Insider has obtained the call logs, which highlight the security and emergency issues the social-networking giant faces daily. There were multiple reports of […]
911 calls from Facebook employees reveal a chilling new reality for Silicon Valley