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Miami and Space - the new battlegrounds for tech's top egos

Posted On: Jul 26, 2021   |   Posted By: Business Insider

Miami and Space - the new battlegrounds for tech's top egos

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This week: Tech egos are clashing, from the shores of Miami to the depths of space
For more than a year, Silicon Valley techies have abandoned their homeland and poured into Miami in search of startup El Dorado. As Candy Cheng reports, the influx of newcomers is causing friction with the locals.
A Founders Fund VC who moved to Miami in April declared the start of the inaugural "Miami Tech Week," never thinking that there already was a Miami Tech Week.
"These folks are saying they 'discovered' Miami, which to us is frustrating," said Brian Breslin, a longtime figure in...

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