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20 hrs ago | Daily Trojan

Silicon Valley coded for long-term success

Hollywood is the unequivocal center of the entertainment industry. But with the world experiencing a massive technology boom over the last decade, largely caused by the massive concentration of computer programmers living in the northern California region known as Silicon Valley, television and film producers are starting to find ripe material in ... (more)

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

News Talk Florida

HBO renews Veep and Silicon Valley

LOS ANGELES, April 21, 2014 - HBO has renewed the comedy series VEEP for a fourth season and SILICON VALLEY for a second season, it was announced today by Michael Lombardo, president, HBO Programming.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

Lone Star Ball

Saturday OT: For Those of Us That Are Too Cool To Tailgate

Beavis and Butt-head is an American animation series created and designed by Mike Judge .

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

National Public Radio

'Silicon Valley' Asks: Is Your Startup Really 'Making The World Better'?

Kumail Nanjiani Martin Starr, Thomas Middleditch, Zach Woods and T.J. Miller star in Silicon Valley, Mike Judge's new sitcom about young programmers trying to hit it rich.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Cincinnati CityBeat

'Silicon Valley' Delivers Smart Nerd Humor

Move over, Sheldon. The Big Bang Theory may have helped popularize or mainstream "nerd culture," but Silicon Valley keeps it real with sharp wit, spot-on tech references and just a touch of social awkwardness - the makings of any true geek.

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TechCrunch

Mike Judge And The Stars Of HBO's 'Silicon Valley' Will Join Us At Disrupt NY

It was just a few months ago that Mike Judge and a team of writers working on the storyline for his then-upcoming Silicon Valley TV show sat backstage with members of the TechCrunch team at Disrupt SF.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

Brandon Sun

TV Blog Buzz: Jessica Pare does Funny or Die; what it's like to see 'SNL' live

Jessica Pare arrives at PALEYFEST 2014 - "Mad Men" on Friday, March 21, 2014, in Los Angeles.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

St. Petersburg Times

A full slate of buzzworthy TV shows debut this month

When Fox president Kevin Reilly declared pilot season dead at a TV press tour in January, it was just confirmation of a recent trend that will define this year's TV landscape: A traditional network development season that churns out 20-some-episode shows is becoming a thing of the past.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

Examiner.com

HBO scores big with fresh new comedy series Silicon Valley

Mike Judge scores again with his fresh and hilarious new HBO series Silicon Valley .

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Tue Apr 08, 2014

Mother Jones

How Mike Judge & Co. Are Turning HBO's "Silicon Valley" Into the Next "This Is Spinal Tap"

"Silicon Valley is populated by extremely comic characters and it hasn't really been mined at all before," says producer and writer Dan O'Keefe.

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Mon Apr 07, 2014

Food & Wine

How Wylie Dufresne Would Really Make the Liquid Shrimp from HBO's Silicon Valley

In last night's series premier of HBO's Silicon Valley , the show's promising young programmers find themselves at a crazy party where Kid Rock is the entertainment and Wylie Dufresne of New York's WD-50 is the caterer.

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SlashGear.com

HBO puts Silicon Valley episode 1 on YouTube

HBO has uploaded the full first episode of new series Silicon Valley to YouTube, after it made its broadcast debut on the network on Sunday evening.

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Sun Apr 06, 2014

OregonLive.com

TV This Week: 'Game of Thrones' returns; 'Silicon...

Once again, the week is front-loaded with a batch of high-profile shows on Sunday night, though the week also brings us the series finale of Syfy's "Being Human" on Monday, the Season 5 finale of "Justified" on Tuesday, a touching "Nature" episode called "My Bionic Pet," and new episodes of "Portlandia" and "Grimm."

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Sat Apr 05, 2014

Detroit Free Press

Mike Judge takes aim at wired-world excesses in HBO's 'Silicon Valley'

'Silicon Valley' opens at a party where $40 billion of net worth is in attendance.

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Fri Apr 04, 2014

The Oregonian

New HBO comedy 'Silicon Valley' is a smart and funny look at high-tech culture

The ultra-contemporary world of "Silicon Valley," the terrific new comedy about the high-tech world and the ambitious nerds who populate it, might seem as far from its fellow Sunday night HBO show, "Game of Thrones," as you can get.

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San Francisco Magazine

"I Would Probably Rather Live in Game of Thrones Than Be a Programmer"

Job: Producer and writer of Silicon Valley, HBO's new, tech-skewering comedy, which premieres April 6 Age: 51 Residence: Austin, Texas San Francisco: After Office Space and Beavis and Butt-Head , you could pitch a show about anything.

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Thu Apr 03, 2014

Philly.com

The 'Office Space' guy is about to take Mark Zuckerberg to the woodshed

You might not be familiar with Mike Judge, but you definitely know his work. Beavis and Butt-Head .

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Business Journal

HBO's Silicon Valley gets a very meta premier

Mike Judge, creator of "Office Space" and "Beavis and Butt-head," at the opening of his new HBO show A a A"Silicon Valley.A a A The UpTake: Silicon Valley , the television show, nails it when it comes to lampooning the way people in Silicon Valley, the place, live and work.

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Wall Street Journal

Mike Judge Discusses Nerds, Algorithms and Billionaires

A punishing job in Silicon Valley helped push Mike Judge toward a different career, satirizing the working life in TV shows and films.

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Philly.com

AMC takes 'Turn' into history, HBO finds laughs in 'Silicon Valley'

AMC, fresh off another record-breaking season finale of "The Walking Dead" and a week away from the Season 7 launch of "Mad Men," splits the considerable difference between zombies and '60s admen on Sunday with "Turn," a historical drama about a group of men and women who spied for George Washington during the Revolutionary War.

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