Net neutrality is weeks away from dying, and the first signs of change are already showing up at Netflix and other internet companies (NFLX, SPOT, ZS, DBX, BOX, SNAP)

The Federal Communications Commissions’ repeal of its net neutrality rules is set to take effect next month. In recent months, a growing number of companies has begun to warn investors that the repeal could significantly harm their businesses. Those warnings seem to contradict FCC Chairman Ajit Pai’s assurances that the move will be good for […]

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Astronauts may one day use this tube to eat, drink, breathe, and recycle poop on the moon or Mars — here’s how it works

Elon Musk and SpaceX have a goal of permanently colonizing Mars, but traditional life support systems run through food, water, air, and other supplies relatively quickly. Plants and bacteria can recycle astronaut waste while growing them food to eat — an approach called bioregenerative life support. NASA funded a Mars Lunar Greenhouse project with a […]

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Now is the worst time to buy any MacBook laptop from Apple

It is currently the worst time to buy a new MacBook laptop directly from Apple. By MacBook laptop, I’m not just talking about the lightweight and portable MacBook. I’m referring to any model that Apple currently offers on its main website. That includes the early 2015 MacBook, the early 2015 MacBook Pro, the mid-2107 MacBook […]

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A Silicon Valley veteran who worked under Steve Jobs and Elon Musk has written a new book about what it’s like working with the most powerful people in tech

In her debut novel, “Sophia of Silicon Valley,” Anna Yen chronicles her own career rise through the ranks in Silicon Valley.  The book is a lightly fictionalized retelling of working under Steve Jobs at Pixar and Elon Musk at Tesla. “I wrote the book based on the major lessons I learned that I always used […]

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San Francisco is so expensive that people are starting to look at these 10 US cities as the next tech hubs — here’s how much local employees are making

Silicon Valley has long reigned as the tech capital of the US. But as the cost of living continues to skyrocket, San Francisco Bay Area residents are fleeing the region in droves. In fact, San Francisco lost more residents than any other US city in the last quarter of 2017. For many, it’s time to start looking for […]

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