Realism Hits Silicon Valley Start-Ups Although the dot-com bust destroyed many Silicon Valley start-ups, entrepreneurs continue to dot the area. The in-office massages, catered office dinners and other excesses of the tech boom are gone, replaced by lean business plans that once again focus on revenue. Hear NPR's Laura Sydell.
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Realism Hits Silicon Valley Start-Ups

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Realism Hits Silicon Valley Start-Ups

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Although the dot-com bust destroyed many Silicon Valley start-ups, entrepreneurs continue to dot the area. The in-office massages, catered office dinners and other excesses of the tech boom are gone, replaced by lean business plans that once again focus on revenue. Hear NPR's Laura Sydell.