The Desert as a Tech Oasis? Silicon Springs Ventures’ Goal: Make the Coachella Valley a Hub for Tech Businesses

On a recent Monday evening, around 60 people mingled on a patio at Jackalope Ranch in Indio. The attendees—a mix of students, teachers, business people, tech experts and politicians—sipped drinks and munched on chips, guacamole and skewered chicken as they chatted. All in all, it was a typical-looking business-related social gathering. But the goals of […]