In Silicon Valley, a New Investment: Eviction
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In Silicon Valley, a New Investment: Eviction

Story provided by Bloomberg – (Written by John Gittelsohn and Heather Perlberg) Virginia Valencia earns $12 an hour working the morning shift at Tesla Motors Inc. (TSLA) headquarters in Palo Alto,California, where she serves food and drinks to the staff and billionaire co-founder Elon Musk. After work, the single mother of three goes home to the one-bedroom rent-controlled apartment … Continue reading

If You Back A Kickstarter Project That Sells For $2 Billion, Do You Deserve To Get Rich?
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If You Back A Kickstarter Project That Sells For $2 Billion, Do You Deserve To Get Rich?

Story provided by The Verge –  The Oculus Rift virtual reality headset raised $2.4 million on Kickstarter, no strings attached. Those donors weren’t looking for a payout; they wanted to support something they believed in, and maybe get a pair of virtual reality goggles to play with. But when Facebook bought Oculus a year and … Continue reading