A new development complex in Mountain VIew, CA. The site was formerly home to Shockley Semiconductors, which first brought silicon transistor technology to California. Photography: Preston Gannaway

Into the Valley

Silicon Valley Has Amnesia

Why can’t Silicon Valley build itself a single decent monument?

This article is part of Into the Valley, a feature series from OneZero about Silicon Valley, the people who live there, and the technology they create.

WWith its basketball and tennis courts, children’s playground, baseball diamond, and…