Deloitte’s Christie Smith says startups need to solve bro-culture before the first hire.
General Motors gets into the on-demand car business—but at what cost to Detroit?
Green Bits helps pot dispensaries keep the joint legit.
Vaclav Muchna says an investment in Eastern Europe will pay off for investors.
With rent prices rising, high tech moves across the bay. OSIsoft’s Jenny Linton.
Comedian Steve Hofstetter uses YouTube and pay-what-you-want to attract fans.
Pando’s Sarah Lacy asks why the Facebook exec didn’t lean in.
General Catalyst’s Hemant Taneja warns Silicon Valley’s Jetsons-like dreams may come true faster than expected.
The ride sharing company positions itself as an uber-nice alternative. Dan Trigub from Lyft.
Mike Tauiliili Brown (Indianapolis Colts) is the latest pro-athlete-turned-entrepreneur, and he’s launching a fantasy football app.
A charming robot at Lowe’s is the latest in automation. Fellow Robots CEO Marco Mascorro.
NIN Ventures CEO Nin Desai explains her decision to hire an exec accused of abuse.
A self-described “ringleader” tries to navigate corporate org charts
A Chinese company comes out of nowhere to build cars, TV’s and phones. Head of LeEco R&D Rob Chandhok.
Chinese company LeEco makes a splash in Silicon Valley. Head of LeEco R&D Rob Chandhok.
Pot will soon be totally legal in California. Gateway Incubator founder Ben Larson on the business opportunities that presents.
An academic study finds some Uber and Lyft drivers discriminate. Study co-author Stephen Zoepf of Stanford.
Nick Weaver sets out to change your Wi-Fi. And then along comes Google.
Forter’s Liron Damri is a fraudster’s worst enemy.
Lookout CEO Jim Dolce explains the delicate relationship good CEO’s have with founders.
Big data company Talend puts itself on the map with a big IPO.
An ed-tech firm brings news into classrooms.
Anova’s sous vide cooking device goes from a million dollar Kickstarter idea to at Target shelf near you.
Sam Chaudhary links classrooms and parents, but will principals play along?
PayByPhone figures out a way to reserve parking without upsetting cities.
The longtime entrepreneur and cofounder of Siebel Systems knows where he’ll make his next billion: the Internet of Things.
In the second half of our interview, the CEO of C3 IoT talks about whether the bubble is bursting.
The Nasdaq vice chairman discusses new private markets and the dearth of IPO’s.
A World Economic Forum report says robots could replace 5m jobs. Former California CTO P.K. Agarwal discusses the future of automation.
San Francisco Magazine’s Joe Eskenazi wonders if the NFL will regret coming to the Bay Area. And vice versa.
Jack Dorsey, CEO of two companies, needs to pick just one. Commentary from Pando’s Sarah Lacy and The New York Times’ Quentin Hardy.
Metromile CEO Dan Preston offers by-the-mile car insurance for those who don’t want to pay a flat fee.
What if you were automatically billed for everything you did during the day? PayByPhone CEO Kush Parikh
SessionM CEO Lars Albright, an expert in mobile advertising, weighs in on ad-blocking software.
How can one person have been so right about so many things? The publishing pioneer explains his “O’Reilly Radar."
O’Reilly says even failing tech companies are important to the future of Silicon Valley.
This week marks a first: An NFL game streams for free on the Internet. Ooyala CEO Jay Fulcher on the future of video.
CEO Anne Wojcicki comes from an accomplished Silicon Valley family. Now she wants you to know more about yours.
Paypal founder and legendary venture capitalist Peter Thiel in discussion with Sarah Lacy and Laura Sydell.
The Irish founders of Stripe remind us of young Max Levchins.
The prolific and award-winning author (and editor of Boing Boing) discusses his upcoming book, “Information Doesn’t Want to be Free.”
Webby Awards chief David-Michel Davies researches consumer behavior online.
The founder of PayPal uses big data to help couples get pregnant
Is an investment in Yahoo (and other legacy companies) a bet against progress?
The “controversial” Thiel simply speaks his mind the way any billionaire with nothing to fear might.
Glow works with employers to increase fertility and decrease costs
BlogHer CEO Lisa Stone celebrates 10 years of women bloggers
Everything you need to live on – in one bag. Soylent’s David Renteln on his food substitute.
Venture capitalist Gordon Ritter made astonishing returns on Salesforce and Veeva.
Sarah Lacy takes on Russian scientists and Farhad Manjoo’s surprising influence in the fashion industry.
Researchers at Johns Hopkins track the flu via Twitter.
Laura Sydell takes us inside her startling report that has Silicon Valley abuzz.
Can you record your own arrest? Can a cop read your text messages?
EFF attorney Hanni Fakhoury.
Lexicographer Erin McKean