Silicon Valley has become synonymous with innovation, but have you every stopped to think why? What is it about that little section of California that just pumps out one after another idea that ends up taking over the world? Fact is, Silicon Valley has been fostering innovation way before the first tech boom of the 1990s.
This infographic outlines the fascinating history of the region (year of first venture capital investment: 1909) as well as numbers outlining just how much money is going into the current innovation booms of startup companies.
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