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This piece seems to be attracting a lot of attention again. What *is* Silicon Valley? How does it work?


If you're interested in Silicon Valley, or critical of it, you should know how it works. I wrote a primer:


What is Silicon Valley, exactly? How does it work? And why is there so much money? An explainer:


An open listicle to startup founders: here are some ideas to avoid.


Casual intelligence has the potential to change how we build software: AI for apps.