Weekly Roundup: Elon Musk’s master plan, Peter Thiel speaks at RNC and iPhone 7 leak

 History was made this week in tech as Peter Thiel wowed the crowd at the RNC, Elon Musk exposed Master Plan Part Deux and we saw yet another iPhone 7 … Continue Reading →


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RNC 2016 Liveblog: Peter Thiel Is Trump’s Main Tech Bro

WIRED is live as Silicon Valley’s ultimate Trump backer takes the stage at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland. The post RNC 2016 Liveblog: Peter Thiel Is Trump’s Main Tech … Continue Reading →


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RNC 2016 Liveblog: Donald Trump Looks Back to the Future

WIRED is live as Silicon Valley’s ultimate Trump backer takes the stage at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland. Trump himself is up next. The post RNC 2016 Liveblog: Donald … Continue Reading →


Zenreach raises $30 million; Peter Thiel joins board

 If you’ve used free wifi in San Francisco, there’s a good chance you’ve used Zenreach and just don’t know it yet. The company, until now, has flown largely under the … Continue Reading →


How to watch the Republican National Convention

 The Republican National Convention is underway in Cleveland, where the GOP is expected to finalize its nomination of Donald Trump. The entire Trump clan is attending, plus Donald backers like … Continue Reading →


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Thiel: We Must Talk ‘Frankly’ About America’s Problems

Peter Thiel’s appearance at the Republican National Convention marks a major break from the tech industry. The post Thiel: We Must Talk ‘Frankly’ About America’s Problems appeared first on WIRED.


What’s Peter Thiel going to say at the Republican National Convention?

 Peter Thiel, Silicon Valley’s own wild card, is slated to speak at the Republican National Convention next Thursday, according to the New York Times. Though Thiel has previously voiced support … Continue Reading →


Homee raises $5M from Founders Fund and Tinder CEO to help you furnish your place

 Let’s face it, you’re never going to win the HGTV Dream Home. My family has entered the maximum number of times for the last decade and has nothing to show for … Continue Reading →


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Peter Thiel Has Only Pushed the Next Gawker Underground

The next ValleyWag will be more like Wikileaks than Gawker, and perhaps even published on the dark web. The post Peter Thiel Has Only Pushed the Next Gawker Underground appeared … Continue Reading →


Why a Palantir IPO might not be far off

 Earlier this week, BuzzFeed got its hands on a stock purchase offer arranged by Palantir for its employees, one that asked current and former employees to agree to a host … Continue Reading →


Lystable gets $11M Series A to push its gig economy SaaS in the US

 Ahoy there gig economy… Lystable, which makes a software tool focused on helping businesses manage freelancers, has closed an $11 million Series A round led by Peter Thiel’s Valar Ventures … Continue Reading →