How to become a programmer in California and earn $ 10 thousand per month

The hero of this article moved from Russia to the United States and found work at a large company for 10 thousands of dollars a month. In Moscow, Andrey worked as a business analyst, and in California it turned out that nobody needs it. Then he mastered the profession of programmer and got a job in a large IT company. It took him a year. Recently, a journalist for the Journal Tinkoff site was with him ...

How much is life in Silicon Valley: an immigrant calculator

How much is life in Silicon Valley? Muscovite Mikhail Tokovinin, a well-known Russian entrepreneur living in the United States, decided to calculate how much a family of three needed to live in a valley or San Francisco. So, the living wage of $ 3000 is the minimum rental of 1Bedroom (one bedroom house ...

In Silicon Valley, a car flew into a crowd of pedestrians: 8 affected

Eight pedestrians, including an 13-year-old child, were hospitalized on the evening of April 23 after the driver drove into a crowd of people in Sunnyway, California. The accident happened around 18: 40 at the intersection of El Camino Real and Sunnyvale Saratoga, next to a few ...

The road to success: what entrepreneurs can learn from immigrants

In a blog for Entrepreneur.com, entrepreneur from Turkey Zeynep Ilgaz talks about his experience of living and working in America from the perspective of an immigrant. “Many years ago, my husband and I came to America with only two suitcases, love for each other ...

How the wives of programmers live in Silicon Valley

From the side, the life of a programmer’s wife at any level in Silicon Valley seems like a dream. But is it really? The DOU edition collected stories of women who moved to the United States from Ukraine, whose husbands work in Silicon Valley. Irina Rybenko, husband - Roman Rybenko, ...

New York has become the best technology city in the world, beating Silicon Valley

Amazon executives seemed to know something, choosing New York as one of the winning sites for their second headquarters. It was New York that went around the southern area of ​​San Francisco Bay, also known as Silicon Valley, becoming the best technology community in the world. According to a new report released by a broker on ...

How Ukrainians created one of the most successful companies in Silicon Valley

The Embarcadero business center, in the heart of San Francisco, is the headquarters of Grammarly, founded by three Ukrainians. It is one of the fastest growing companies in Silicon Valley. Now her product has more than 2 billions of potential consumers. One of the founders is a former Kiev resident Alex ...

Drugs and 20-hour working day: how you will have to survive in Silicon Valley

An entrepreneur from Germany told why he no longer wants to be based in Silicon Valley. He realized that he could not sustain such a lifestyle on an ongoing basis. To promote his startup Shop.co, Jay Habib currently lives in two countries: every week for two weeks ...

Life in California has not met expectations: how I left Google and returned to Kiev

In December, 2017, on Khreshchatyk in Kiev, opened the art space 001. Its founder, Sergey Dumik, lived in California for three years, working under contract with Google as a tester and then as a developer. In an interview with DUO, he spoke about life in the United States and why he decided to return to Ukraine. Where and by whom did you work before moving to the USA? ...

What they say in Silicon Valley about the TV series 'Silicon Valley': the truth about life in California

And what other series are watching mentors from 500 Startups. Now our team is running the Accelerator program "Sberbank" and 500 Startups. Like all startups, we watched all the seasons of the series Silicon Valley several times. Taking the opportunity, I asked our American mentors ...

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