Silicon Valley News

Monday, April 29, 2013

LinkedIn: A cautionary tale about the need for speed in Silicon Valley

Silicon Valley has a long-running obsession with speed. Ever since Intel co-founder Gordon Moore formulated what would become known as Moore's Law, the tendency has been to make things go quicker, get smaller, and cost less, reports Businessweek.

This used to apply mostly to hardware, like chips and storage devices, but it now seems to be carrying over to the software side of the world. Read more