Jobs' stake valued at $1.2 billion--making him the first "Siliwood
" billionaire of the 1990s.
After all, "Siliwood
" was the onetime cutesy name journalists slapped on early convergence efforts, and it often seemed the tag should have been shortened to just plain silly.
Hollywood meets Silicon Valley in a new industrial suburb dubbed Siliwood.
Advances elsewhere in Siliwood have been just as spectacular.
or maybe they are, somewhere else, in Siliwood
, in the techno-burbs, in the snazzier wedge-edges of commercial entertainment or design or research or something." The curators of both "Code," at the Ricco/Maresca Gallery, and the "Third Annual New York Digital Salon," at the SVA Gallery, cast wide nets and shouldn't be overly faulted for what turned up.
And he says a logical step is for the company to become involved with interactive entertainment - that celebrity marriage of Silicon Valley and Hollywood offhandedly known as "Siliwood
" - though he admits to not knowing yet where his enterprise fits in.
Hilleman points to the recent fall of Rocket Science, once a highly capitalized game company ballyhooed on the cover of Wired as a prime example of the Siliwood