While the southern San Francisco Bay Area in Northern California has long been synonymous with innovation and technology, Silicon Valley can't afford to rest on its laurels. New tech hubs are emerging worldwide as credible rivals with vibrant startup ecosystems and more progressive attitudes. Meanwhile very little has changed in Silicon Valley, which remains "mired in myth and stale stereotype," says Vivek Wahhwa. Here, he dispels the key myths about entrepreneurs, women founders and venture capital investment that continue to blight Silicon Valley.
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