Tales of Silicon Valley

The Times

In a major new series Danny Fortson paints a picture of Silicon Valley - how it became the most important driver of tech and society on the planet, and where the people who run it are planning on going next. Danny has been the West Coast correspond...Show More

36:00 | Jul 10th, 2019

Nolan Bushnell arrived in Silicon Valley in 1968 - and changed it forever. He started Atari, launched the video game industry, gave Steve Jobs his first job, and created the wild, convention-defying m...Show More

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Recently when podcast talk about Atari they focus on the games or related trivia like the ET game. But the story of how Atari was created is...Show More

31:49 | Aug 28th, 2019

Millions of people are working every day, every hour, every minute to keep the web safe for the rest of us. They are human filters, finding and blocking the worst things that humanity can muster. But ...Show More

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The increase need for content moderation on social media is the dark secret that Silicon Valley prefers to ignore. This is a very interestin...Show More

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50:18 | Jan 14th

In an additional bonus episode to Tales From Silicon Valley, The Sunday Times’ tech correspondent Danny Fortson brings on Nolan Bushnell, founder of Atari, for the full interview that was featured in ...Show More

32:15 | Aug 21st, 2019

Scott Kriens helped build the internet. Now he’s helping undo the havoc it has unleashed with a mountain retreat centre he’s built on the doorstep of Silicon Valley. We journey to 1440 Multiversity in...Show More

32:07 | Aug 14th, 2019

A race has broken out in Silicon Valley to create a breakthrough "brain-computer interface". Such a device would herald a new era of telepathy, and eventually, merging with artificial intelligence. It...Show More
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