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  • Why Silicon Valley needs more visas

    Henrique Dubugras Contributor Share on Twitter Henrique Dubugras is the founder Brex, the billion-dollar corporate credit provider for startups. When I hear protesters shout, “Immigrants are welcome here!” at the San Francisco immigration office near my startup’s headquarters, I think about how simple a phrase that is for a topic that is so nuanced, especially [

    TechCrunch
  • The Millions Silicon Valley Spends on Security for Execs

    Facebook told investors it expects to spend $10 million annually on security for CEO Mark Zuckerberg.

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  • Why do we keep praising Silicon Valley for reinventing the wheel?

    A student loan scheme is the latest example of how bubble economy marketing seems oblivious to the outside world For a good period in the middle ages, Europeans totally forgot how to make concrete. The Roman recipe for the tough stuff – opus caementicium – was lost for roughly 600 years after the fall of the empire, and the modern formula we know and love wasn’t invented for another 300 years after that. I’m telling you this because human progress isn’t linear. It’s fine to go backwards and...

    the Guardian