Video - Theranos – Silicon Valley’s Greatest Disaster

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    • author: ColdFusion
    • title: Theranos – Silicon Valley’s Greatest Disaster
    • year: 20192019

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  • Elizabeth Holmes, named the youngest female Billionaire (9 billion dollar company) made her fortune by lying and deceiving sillicon valley investors
  • She was obsessed with Steve Jobs, and lead her company mainly by intimidation
  • She also always kept her voice as low as possible in order to come across as more dominant
  • Theranos aimed to build incredibly small blood testing devices, possible to use at home
  • Those however, did not work, as most of their demonstration tests were done on third party devices in order to get more funding money
  • After this was discovered, she was banned of being on any companies executive board and is facing possibly up to 20 years in jail