Secrets of Silicon Valley

What Mark Zuckerberg's Hoodie Is Really Saying to Wall Street

At the kickoff roadshow lunch for Facebook's IPO this week, CEO Mark Zuckerberg showed up in a hoodie. This caused no end of Wall Street squawking about his alleged immaturity, and a backlash of squawking about pretentious analysts. So, who's right? Wall Street or Silicon Valley?

How Crowdtilt Brings 'Fun' into the Group Funding Craze

The evolution of the idea was probably inevitable. Once people got comfortable using sites like Kickstarter to crowd fund creative projects, someone was going to launch a pooled-money platform for funding the social activities of groups of friends. That site is Crowdtilt.