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Salvador Rodriguez
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Attended Arizona State University
Lives in Los Angeles, CA
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Uber is now worth more than $50 billion.
Uber's $51 billion valuation ties what Facebook was worth just before it went public in 2012.
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Facebook's got a laser-beaming, Internet-delivering drone now.
Facebook's first drone can transmit data at 10 gigabits per second using lasers, which are 10 times faster than previous technologies.
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Expect Samsung to announce the Galaxy Note 5 on Aug 13. 
The South Korean electronics giant is also expected to announce the Galaxy S6 Edge Plus smartphone.
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Yahoo turned in mixed results in its second quarter earnings.
Yahoo showed strong growth in its mobile and desktop display businesses, but its search advertising unit reported poor results.
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Google had a great Q2 and a lot of that was due to great growth from YouTube.
The Google subsidiary saw its average viewing session surpass more than 40 minutes, up more than 50 percent year to year.
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Mr. Bush goes to SF to throw DC under an Uber.
The Republican frontrunner said Washington 'looks more like General Motors in 1975.'
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Zuckerberg is going to be a dad!
Mark Zuckerberg said his daughter gave a a Facebook thumbs up "like" in their ultrasound.
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LinkedIn showed strong mobile growth in Q2.
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All hackers really need are a list of Android phone numbers and they could start infiltrating devices. 
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“Quid is going to let everybody be a Nate Silver.”
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Google's Second Quarter Earnings were 👍 
Google attributed its healthy second-quarter ad revenue to strong performance by its mobile search business.
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Like riding Uber? Yeah, well it might get suspended soon in California. 
The $40 billion ridesharing company failed to provide accessibility information, the California Public Utilities Commission said Wednesday.
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  • International Business Times
    Silicon Valley Correspondent, 2014 - present
  • Downtown Devil
    Publisher and Owner, 2012 - present
  • Los Angeles Times
    Tech Reporter, 2012 - 2014
  • Downtown Devil
    Co-Founder and Managing Editor, 2009 - 2012
  • The New York Times
    Phoenix Bureau Intern, 2011 - 2011
  • Los Angeles Times
    Business Reporter, 2011 - 2011
  • ASU State Press
    Part-time Reporter, Business Reporter, 2008 - 2009
  • Arizona Capitol Times
    Intern Reporter, 2009 - 2009
  • Indo American News
    Intern, 2008 - 2008
  • Sports 620 KTAR
    Digital Media Intern, 2009 - 2009
  • Houston Community Newspapers
    Intern Sports Reporter, 2009 - 2009
  • Houston Chronicle
    Business Reporter, 2010 - 2010
  • The New York Times
    Phoenix Bureau Intern Reporter, 2011 - 2011
  • Arizona Republic
    Breaking News Reporter, 2010 - 2010
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Los Angeles, CA
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Phoenix, AZ - Houston, TX - Mexico City, Mexico - Washington, D.C.
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Introduction
Salvador Rodriguez is the Silicon Valley Correspondent for the International Business Times. He previously covered technology for the Los Angeles Times and has interned for the New York Times in Arizona, the Houston Chronicle and the Arizona Republic. 

In technology, he has covered Apple, Facebook, Google and many other companies. Salvador has written blogs, dailies, enterprise stories, features and gadget reviews. He's also a social media fiend. 

Salvador is a graduate of Arizona State University, and one of the co-founders and publishers of the school's independent online newspaper, the Downtown Devil. 

Besides being a tech geek, Salvador is a music nut and a football fanatic. 
Bragging rights
Can name all the Super Bowl winners in a row from memory
Education
  • Arizona State University
    BA and MMC in Journalism and Mass Communications, 2008 - 2012
  • Cypress Ridge High School
    2004 - 2008
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April 26
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Had minor issues with the car after driving into Vegas for the weekend. Smadi repaired it super quickly and every one was very friendly. If I lived in Vegas, these guys would be my mechanics.
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