OneZero
Published in

OneZero

This Is Silicon Valley

I feel myself becoming part of the machine

Credit: shoushu/DigitalVision Vectors/Getty

II am privileged to live in Silicon Valley. I was born here, I grew up here, and now I work here as a product manager at Google. The weather is lovely, the crime rate is low, and the schools are well funded. The adults have cushy jobs and the kids have endless resources. People feast on $15 sushirritos and $6 Blue Bottle coffees. The streets are filled…

The undercurrents of the future. A publication from Medium about technology and people.

Recommended from Medium

Things I learnt about urban planning in Copenhagen

Writers vs The Big City

The Bee Wrangler

Can Street Art Save The World?

The Rise of the Pandemic Move

Why I Love Cities (But Won’t Live In One)

QR Code Cities and the Battle for Public Space

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Gloria Liou

Gloria Liou

I'm a Google product manager and a Pomona College alum. I'm interested in education and psychology, and enjoy music, running, and writing.

More from Medium

No extreme inequality for three million years

The Mysterious and Twisted History of the Filibuster in American Politics

From the Archives: A Resurrected Vaccine Fear Puts Kenyan Infants At Risk

On Building Optimism