Daniel Kim

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In 1939, David Packard and William Hewlett launched Hewlett-Packard out of a 12-by-18-foot garage on a leafy street in Palo Alto, California.  Photograph: Kim Kulish/Corbis via Getty Images

The “young guys founding a company” trope (extra points if in a garage) is one of the most cherished clichés in Silicon Valley. And that’s a problem.&(...)

Samsung Galaxy Note 7: analysts said the relatively early identification of the battery problem should contain the cost, but the longer-term reputational damage appears harder to gauge. Photograph: Kim Hong-Ji/Reuters

Samsung investors have swiped away concerns about its unprecedented recall of 2.5 million Note 7 phones – despite a forecast loss of more than 4 milli(...)