Inside Target’s Tech Funhouse and Search for Its Next Billion-Dollar Business



By Jason Del Ray & Liz Gannes, Re/Code

“San Francisco is home to technology. Now it’s home to perhaps the most technologically-advanced house, too.

Passersby on Fourth Street in San Francisco may soon notice a huge bulls-eye in a window display constructed from tiny threads of electroluminescent wire. Behind the door stands a mockup of a Victorian-style house, complete with gingerbread trim and a three-panel bay window — but made entirely out of acrylic.”

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  • Jeff Pesek

    “The mandate from Target is for Newman’s group to create businesses with
    at least $200 million annual run rates within four years, he said. Open
    House is expected to contribute.”

    How would Open House Contribute, I wonder?