silicon valley

08 Feb 2018

Where to Pick-Up Tech Bros in San Francisco

If you haven’t heard, San Fran is a total hotbed for tech dating, if your’re looking to find tech bros then look no further! This listicle has all the hangouts in San Francisco you’ll need

Alex Mak - Managing Editor 0
01 Sep 2017

Has Burning Man Become Silicon Valley?

This originally appeared in my Broke-Ass City column in the SF Examiner  By now the dust is doing anything but settling in Black Rock City. Minds and other flammable things are exploding while a sense of all out revelry, exploration and wonder descends on some 70,000-plus people. In a way,

Broke-Ass Stuart - Editor In Cheap 3
27 Jun 2017

The Tech Workers Helping to Unionize Big Tech

about 35 people, most of them software engineers, many from household-name tech companies in Silicon Valley, sitting in a run-down union hall in the Tenderloin, talking about the evils of capitalism and organizing the workers from below to take on the bosses.

Guest Writer 2
26 Jul 2016

We wanna send you and a friend to see Jimmy O. Yang from HBO’s Silicon Valley!

  Jimmy O. Yang is a standup comedian, actor, Funny Asian Dude. Jimmy currently stars as Jian-Yang, the Asian guy that refuses to leave the house on HBO’s smash hit Silicon Valley. As a standup, Jimmy performed on The Arsenio Hall Show and received a rare standing ovation. As a more

illyannam 0
13 Feb 2012

The Myth of the Dream Job

  Some of you are broke because you are waiting for your dream job to come along. Or, you may be broke BECAUSE you are in your dream job, and the money doesn’t matter. Congratulations, you’ve achieved something that so many of us pine for daily. I know this is

Robin Hardwick - Cost-Conscious Connoisseur 7
18 Jan 2012

Chinook Book Now Offers Mobile App: Green Deals in the Bay

I know there are tons of coupon books that overwhelm your inbox with daily deals everyday, but this one is something you will actually want to check out. Chinook Book saves you money on products and offers that truly make a difference. By becoming more environmentally aware here in the Bay Area,

Heidi Smith - The Ultimate Scavenger 0
07 Mar 2010

Cheap Drinks — Yelp Drinks Week!

I hope you’re paying attention because THIS IS IMPORTANT: Today is the last day of San Francisco’s Yelp Drinks Week.  Twenty-five participating bars and restaurants are selling selected drinks for half off.  That’s halfway to FREE.  Get on that shit! Yelp says that these deals are good all day “until

Rebecca Pederson - Cheap Date 0