Tag: Silicon Valley
Lauren Kirchner and Surya Mattu: Uber’s Surge Pricing May Not Lead to a Surge in DriversOctober 2015
Uber’s surge pricing doesn’t necessarily increase the availability of rides. It just makes them more expensive.
Land of Milk and MoneyJune 2014
Is Tech 2.0 boon or bust for quality of life in the Bay Area? A tourist investigates.
Astra Taylor: Open Systems and Glass CeilingsApril 2014
The disappearing woman and life on the internet.
Rebecca Solnit: Resisting MonocultureJanuary 2014
A response to Grist: It's not about the buses, or, why San Franciscans don't love Silicon Valley.
Abigail Sindzinski: A Nation Called to ActionJuly 2013
"George Packer’s The Unwinding details the bitter realities of a stagnant economy, but leaves no room for malaise."
Rebecca Solnit: Welcome to the (Don’t Be) Evil EmpireJune 2013
How Silicon Valley is running the world, and destroying San Francisco.