Category: Silicon Valley

The rise and fall of Elizabeth Holmes, the former Theranos CEO found guilty of wire fraud and conspiracy, who was...

Elizabeth Holmes leaves after a listening to at a federal court docket in San Jose, California, on July 17, 2019. Reuters/Stephen Lam Elizabeth Holmes dropped out of Stanford at 19 to begin TheranosĀ and grew its worth to $9 billion. Later, know-how flaws had been uncovered, ensuing in a months-long trial the place Holmes was found guilty on three counts of wire fraud and one depend…

Disgraced Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes has been sentenced to 11.25 years in prison with 3 years of supervised release

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Disgraced Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes has been sentenced to 11.25 years in prison with 3 years of supervised release. Once dubbed the world’s youngest self-made feminine billionaire, Holmes was discovered responsible on 4 counts of fraud and conspiracy in January following a four-month trial that captivated Silicon Valley. She will start serving her sentence on April 27. More than 4 years after…

Young Silicon Valley workers are in for a rude awakening as industry giants make major job cuts and ditch ambitious...

An attendee carrying Google Glass works on a pc throughout Google I/O Developers Conference at Moscone Center West on June 25, 2014 in San Francisco, California. Stephen Lam/Getty Images The days of infinite worker perks at Big Tech, like free laundry and non-public live shows, are coming to an finish. Workers now worry layoffs after tech corporations that employed 1000’s of workers with excessive pay…