Silicon Valley: Season 1
Startup With Silicon Valley

Get up to speed on the show's highs, lows and many pivots.


Brogrammers, bike meetings and a bidding war over lossless compression. Welcome to Silicon Valley.


While Erlich embarks on a mushroom-fueled vision question, Richard goes on a journey of his own to secure “Pied Piper” as his company name.


Turns out the most elaborate dick joke in comedy is also inspiration for technical innovation. This episode is Emmy nominated.

Silicon Valley


Nerd Out With Thomas Middleditch

Hear why playing a socially awkward coder came easily for this gamer.

Every Venture Starts Somewhere

No one said launching a start up was easy. Richard Hendricks is about to discover just how cut-throat Silicon Valley can be.

Series Premiere. Computer programmer Richard finds himself courted by two major Silicon Valley investors.

Season 1 Episode 2

Peter Gregory demands a formal business plan for Pied Piper; Richard hires Jared, a former Hooli employee.
Richard negotiates to keep his company name; Peter proves elusive when asked for money by one of his companies.

Season 1 Episode 4

Richard regrets making Erlich a board member; a surprising link between Gavin and Peter is revealed.

Season 1 Episode 5

Erlich hires a graffiti artist to do the company logo; Jared tries to increase efficiency; Richard gets a new deadline.
Richard butts heads with a freelancer; Gilfoyle's girlfriend comes to visit; Jared is taken for a ride.

Season 1 Episode 7

At TechCrunch Disrupt, Richard is distracted by a girl he dated briefly; Erlich's connection with a judge threatens Pied Piper.
Season One Finale. Pied Piper competes against Gavin Belson at TechCrunch Disrupt.