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Dreamy Afternoon

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April 01, 2019
 
The Vineyard

4/14/06 From The Lord, Our God and Savior
The Word of The Lord Spoken to Timothy
For All Those Who Have Ears to Hear

Thus says The Lord: Peoples of the #earth, I had sent to you The #Messiah, The Sower of the #seeds of #salvation. Yet to you, He has become an object of #scorn and His words cause for disdain. For you do always contend with Me, a most arrogant and deceived #people who revile My #Word and reject My #... Show more...
 
Desolations Are Determined

3/19/06 From The Lord, Our God and Savior
The Word of The Lord Spoken to Timothy
For All Those Who Have Ears to Hear

Thus says The Lord God of Israel: Woe to the #kingdoms of this #world! Woe to the false #religions of this world! The #atheist shall have it far better than you, when the #wrath of the great and dreadful God has come! Woe to the #king of the north! Woe to the #kings from the rising of the #... Show more...
 

This Is Silicon Valley


I feel myself becoming part of the machine
Article word count: 1518

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19272996
Posted by yirgacheffe (karma: 75)
Post stats: Points: 105 - Comments: 141 - 2019-02-28T17:20:38Z

\#HackerNews #silicon #this #valley
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[1]Go to the profile of Gloria Liou
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The Judgment of God Is True and Without Question, Yet the Error of the People Is Great

9/3/05 From The #Lord, Our #God and #Savior
The #Word of The Lord Spoken to Timothy
For All Those Who Have Ears to Hear

These questions were asked of The Lord: Lord, is #capital #punishment OK? Are those who are #cremated lost?

Thus says The Lord: The #penalty of #... Show more...
 

How I negotiated a software-engineering job offer in Silicon Valley


I had job offers to work as a software engineer at Google, Facebook, Amazon, Apple, LinkedIn, and Yelp. Here’s how I negotiated them.
Article word count: 4163

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19057514
Posted by sanj (karma: 5526)
Post stats: Points: 99 - Comments: 102 - 2019-02-01T19:22:52Z

\#HackerNews #how #job #negotiated #offer #... Show more...
 

I interviewed at six top companies in Silicon Valley in six days


In a six-weekday period in August, I interviewed at LinkedIn, Yelp, Apple, Amazon, Facebook, and Google and got all six offers. Here’s how.
Article word count: 2540

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=18942572
Posted by voroninman (karma: 111)
Post stats: Points: 220 - Comments: 173 - 2019-01-18T20:11:33Z

\#HackerNews #companies #days #interviewed #... Show more...
 

How the Valley treats its experienced people


Saturday, December 29, 2018 There's something I once read in an article which I can't find any more. It was something by a really young CEO of some unicorn startup type company, and it said things…
Article word count: 661

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=18787689
Posted by zdw (karma: 31429)
Post stats: Points: 223 - Comments: 128 - 2018-12-30T05:56:51Z

\#HackerNews #experienced #how #its #people #... Show more...
 

Four ways to bridge the widening valley of death for startups


#advisors #bridge #business #column #death #economy #entrepreneurship #four #softbank #start-up chile #... Show more...
 

Silicon Valley’s year of reckoning


#2018 year in review #apple #elon musk #facebook #google #reckoning #silicon #valley #year

Tech companies have always branded themselves as the good guys. But 2018 was the year that the long-held belief that Silicon Valley is on the right side of progress and all things good was called into question by a critical mass... Show more...
 

Four ways to bridge the widening valley of death for startups


#advisors #bridge #business #column #death #economy #entrepreneurship #four #softbank #start-up chile #startup company #startups #tnt #valley #ways #widening
Four ways to bridge the widening valley of death for startups

TechCrunch: Four ways to bridge the widening valley of death for startups (Jonathan Shieber)

 

Silicon Valley’s year of reckoning


#2018 year in review #apple #elon musk #facebook #google #reckoning #silicon #valley #year
Silicon Valley’s year of reckoning

TechCrunch: Silicon Valley’s year of reckoning (Anna Escher)

 

Donald Knuth: The Yoda of Silicon Valley


Donald Knuth, master of algorithms, reflects on 50 years of his opus-in-progress, “The Art of Computer Programming.”
Article word count: 2447

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=18698651
Posted by sohkamyung (karma: 21329)
Post stats: Points: 206 - Comments: 67 - 2018-12-17T12:55:49Z

\#HackerNews #donald #knuth #silicon #the #... Show more...
 

Starting a Business in Silicon Valley


A Personal Story (This is the text of an essay I read in a presentation at African Leadership University in Mauritius. Please see the video of that presentation here. For the other lectures from that…

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=18564512
Posted by imartin2k (karma: 10375)
Post stats: Points: 150 - Comments: 57 - 2018-11-29T22:00:56Z

\#HackerNews #business #silicon #starting #valley
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Silicon Valley wages have dropped for non-tech jobs


Nine out of every 10 Silicon Valley jobs pays less now than when Netflix first launched in 1997, despite one of the nation’s strongest economic booms and a historically low unemployment rate …
Article word count: 714

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=18489647
Posted by Futurebot (karma: 5698)
Post stats: Points: 105 - Comments: 125 - 2018-11-19T20:49:35Z

\#HackerNews #dropped #for #have #... Show more...
 

If you want to understand Silicon Valley, watch Silicon Valley


If you really want to understand how Silicon Valley works today, you should watch the HBO series “Silicon Valley”.

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=18488520
Posted by trequartista (karma: 516)
Post stats: Points: 209 - Comments: 68 - 2018-11-19T18:32:17Z

\#HackerNews #silicon #understand #valley #want #watch #you
HackerNewsBot debug: Calculated post rank: 162 - Loop: 67 - Rank min: 100 - Author rank: 60
 

Sue Gordon: Silicon Valley Should Work With the Government


#gordon #government #security #should #silicon #sue #valley #work
 

Crazy Work Hours and Lots of Cameras: Silicon Valley Goes to China


A group of Silicon Valley executives went to China and discovered a parallel tech universe that can be equally impressive, alienating and dystopian.
Article word count: 1479

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=18407039
Posted by awad (karma: 624)
Post stats: Points: 98 - Comments: 132 - 2018-11-08T15:45:34Z

\#HackerNews #and #cameras #china #crazy #... Show more...
 

A Dark Consensus About Screens and Kids Begins to Emerge in Silicon Valley


“I am convinced the devil lives in our phones.”
Article word count: 1358

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=18309305
Posted by extraterra (karma: 1369)
Post stats: Points: 137 - Comments: 139 - 2018-10-26T14:05:18Z

\#HackerNews #about #and #begins #consensus #dark #... Show more...
 

Pushback against Saudi funding endangers Silicon Valley valuations


Shifting common knowledge on Saudi Arabia has infected the narrative around SoftBank's Vision Fund, which in turn places unicorn valuations at risk. Read more
Article word count: 1125

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=18271787
Posted by AndrewBissell (karma: 622)
Post stats: Points: 99 - Comments: 84 - 2018-10-22T02:43:09Z

\#HackerNews #against #endangers #funding #pushback #... Show more...
 

Silicon Valley is awash with Saudi Arabian money


Torture. Assassination of political dissidents. Financing terrorism. Civilian airstrikes. Oppression of women and religious minorities. Saudi Arabia’s record on human rights ranks among the world’s…
Article word count: 982

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=18267433
Posted by dsr12 (karma: 25090)
Post stats: Points: 75 - Comments: 50 - 2018-10-21T10:39:06Z

\#HackerNews #arabian #awash #money #... Show more...
 

Silicon Valley’s Tech Elite Zoom in on Crispr


#crispr

#elite #science #silicon #tech #valley #zoom
 

In Silicon Valley wages are down for everyone but the top 10 percent


In America’s tech capital, the rich are getting richer and the poor are getting poorer.
Article word count: 562

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=18212980
Posted by chollida1 (karma: 20113)
Post stats: Points: 118 - Comments: 116 - 2018-10-14T14:18:07Z

\#HackerNews #are #but #down #everyone #for #... Show more...
 

Leaked Google briefing, admitting a "shift towards censorship" in Silicon Valley


A leaked Google briefing in which the company admits a "shift towards censorship" in Silicon Valley.
Article word count: 289

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=18181667
Posted by freedomben (karma: 2454)
Post stats: Points: 160 - Comments: 96 - 2018-10-10T03:08:15Z

\#HackerNews #admitting #briefing #censorship #google #... Show more...
 

Valley Forged: How One Man Made the Indie Video Game Sensation Stardew Valley


With the beloved Stardew Valley, Eric Barone discovered the alchemy of quiet gamemaking. All it took was nearly life-ruining levels of obsessiveness.
Article word count: 4125

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=18095246
Posted by benbreen (karma: 21535)
Post stats: Points: 177 - Comments: 60 - 2018-09-28T17:33:40Z

\#HackerNews #forged #game #how #indie #... Show more...
 
My 4th Great-Grandmother:

Abigail Shaffer was born 13 September 1785/6 in Frederick County, #Maryland, the daughter of John Shaffer and Nancy Hopkins. This Shaffer family moved west to #Kentucky. Kentucky in the late 1700's and early 1800's was the "west" of #Daniel #Boone and #Simon #Kenton. The forests were untouched, the streams pure and sparkling, the fertile earth a true pioneer’s dream.

Yet the #Shaffers and the Woolseys moved steadily on westward. Abigail, as a young woman married Joseph #... Show more...
 

Switzerland: Welcome to the Drone Valley


Switzerland's "Drone Valley" is home to 80 startups in the field. What are the factors driving their success? And how can we avoid ...
Article word count: 1054

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=17960414
Posted by imartin2k (karma: 9905)
Post stats: Points: 113 - Comments: 46 - 2018-09-11T15:08:29Z

\#HackerNews #drone #switzerland #the #valley #... Show more...
 


#Tennessee #Valley Old Time #Fiddlers #Convention #events

coming up October 4-6, 2018. someday, I'll join them on #accordion or #ukulele.....
 

Peak Valley?


The Economist has a cover story this week called Peak Valley. The article suggests that Silicon Valley’s lead as a hub for innovation has peaked and other regions are rising. It ends with the concern…
Article word count: 654

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=17896673
Posted by raleighm (karma: 4014)
Post stats: Points: 81 - Comments: 112 - 2018-09-02T11:55:51Z

\#HackerNews #peak #valley
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The Economist has a cover story this week called [1]Peak Valley.

The article suggests that Silicon Valley’s lead as a hub for innovation has peaked and other regions are rising. It ends with t... Show more...
 

Why startups are leaving Silicon Valley


Its primacy as a technology hub is on the wane. That is cause for concern
Article word count: 1022

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=17875803
Posted by nopinsight (karma: 4961)
Post stats: Points: 94 - Comments: 97 - 2018-08-30T11:32:19Z

\#HackerNews #are #leaving #silicon #startups #valley #... Show more...
 

Artificial Intelligence Is Now a Pentagon Priority. Will Silicon Valley Help?


The Defense Department, believing that A.I. research should be a national priority, has called on the White House to “inspire a whole of country effort.”
Article word count: 1134

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=17848323
Posted by yaseen-rob (karma: 545)
Post stats: Points: 96 - Comments: 60 - 2018-08-26T22:38:26Z

\#HackerNews #artificial #help #intelligence #... Show more...
 
By Robinson Greig



2017-02-13T10:15:59-05:00

A cloud of mist over the wooded floor of Yosemite Valley in winter

Location: Yosemite Valley, United States

Source: https://unsplash.com/photos/eaTYch4aNss
Full image: Link

Via Unsplash.com

\#photography #CC0 #Unsplash #APIRandom #A #cloud #of #mist #over #the #wooded #floor #of #Yosemite #Valley #in #winter #YosemiteValley #UnitedStates
 

What Happens When a Pipeline Runs Afoul of Government Rules? Authorities Change the Rules.


A week ago, the federal government halted work on a massive pipeline project that runs from Northern West Virginia through Southern Virginia.

The government said it had no choice but to order work on the multibillion-dollar Mountain Valley Pipeline stopped after a federal appeals court ruled that two federal agencies had neglected to follow important environmental protections when they approved the project.

The court had found that the U.S. Forest Service had suddenly dropped — without any explanation — its longstanding concerns that soil erosion from the pipeline would harm rivers, streams and aquatic life. It also found that the Bureau of Land Management approved a new construction path through the Jefferson National Forest, ignoring rules that favor sticking to existing utility rights-of-way.

“American citizens understandably place their trust in the Forest Service to protect and preserve this country’s forests, and they deserve more t... Show more...
 

The last thing libraries need is Silicon Valley “disruption.”


A Forbes column arguing that Amazon should replace libraries grossly underestimates how many services libraries offer.
Article word count: 1172

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=17626020
Posted by naters (karma: 94)
Post stats: Points: 148 - Comments: 108 - 2018-07-27T14:05:50Z

\#HackerNews #disruption #last #libraries #need #... Show more...
 

Toronto adds more tech jobs than Silicon Valley in past 5 years


Montreal and Ottawa also rank in the top 20.
Article word count: 165

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=17609725
Posted by chollida1 (karma: 18824)
Post stats: Points: 112 - Comments: 106 - 2018-07-25T14:54:51Z

\#HackerNews #adds #jobs #more #past #silicon #tec... Show more...
 
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