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Long Now Thinking Meets Tech In San Francisco

While 170,000 techies descended upon San Francisco last week for Dreamforce, a few hundred on the other side of the city dove into a one-day rapid-fire tech summit focused on a longer view of the future – five-minute talks on…

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Carlos Muela and the Entrepreneur’s Appetite

The food truck entrepreneur Carlos Muela told friends and colleagues once was more than enough, vowing to never again subject himself to the pain and stress he endured to make his first venture a success. But then his appetite got…

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Chinese Today Meets The Virtual Future

One after another, I hand the microphone to the next startup CEO, in front of two giant screens where they debut glimpses of their companies’ virtual and augmented reality ventures. They’re pitching for capital from an audience of roughly a…

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Secret Gardens: San Francisco’s Hidden Gems

Reject the Pokemon Go craze. Instead, search for something real: hidden urban “gardens” where anybody — and that means you — can surf the web, crank out some emails or code, or just hang. If you know where to look, treasures…

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