We're all familiar with the notion that Silicon Valley's roots lie in the Bay Area's adventure-seeking gold rush history and the mind-expanding experiments and hippie culture of the 60s.
But you may have not realized that there are strong links between the tech start-up mindset and the Buddhist philosophy of Zen.
A blog called ValleyZen is exploring that connection.
"We believe there is a strong link between Zen and technology. The Silicon Valley spirit is incredibly Zen," says Drue Kataoka, a master Sumi-e Japanese brush painting artist who launched the blog in January with Bill … Read more