Title - “Silicon Valley’s Original Sin: The Traitorous Eight”

Author - Sam Gerstenzang, https://medium.com/@gerstenzang

Source - https://medium.com/@gerstenzang/silicon-valleys-original-sin-the-traitorous-eight-b1ba20958cb

TL;DR - The decision by the “traitorous eight” to leave Shockley Semiconductor laid the groundwork for Silicon Valley not only through the new firms they founded, but also through the precedent of fluid employment that they set.

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Tags - notable investors, early vc, traitorous eight

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