From the original Gold Rush to today, San Francisco is a place that has often in history attracted young people with dreams of better tomorrows. In recent years, tales of enormous fortunes born out of the technology industry created a modern-day gold rush that gripped San Francisco and Silicon Valley. Over the last decade, entrepreneurs have flocked to the area – the global epicenter of the tech industry – with the hope of creating new technologies and striking it rich. “Wild West Tech,” explores the lives of these individuals and the culture created by the lifestyle bubble of Silicon Valley.
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