That, of course, is the opposite of the Silicon Valley view.
The deal also launches Andreessen into the top tier of Silicon Valley power players.
In a two-part ruling, the Federal Trade Commission let the Silicon Valley giant off easy.
A region on the San Francisco Peninsula in California where the miniaturized electronics industry is centered, so called because most of the devices built there are made of semiconductors such as silicon.
Note: The term is often used as a catchword to describe the development of high-tech industry: “If we can attract this corporation to our town, we could become another Silicon Valley.”