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START-UPS: SILICON VALLEY -- Season 1 -- Pictured: (l-r) Sarah Austin, Kim Taylor, Ben Way, Dwight Crow, Hermione Way, David Murray -- (Photo by: Emily Shur/Bravo)

The Bravo cable network has finally released some preview footage of "Start-Ups: Silicon Valley," a much-anticipated series from Randi Zuckerberg, the sister of Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg.

The show explores the "intertwining lives of a group of young entrepreneurs on the path to becoming Silicon Valley's next great success stories." Or so says the network's press release. And while Bravo describes the show as a "docu-series," one look at the preview reel tells you that this is reality TV through and through. The two-plus minutes of clips features plenty of bikinis, booze and bawling. What it doesn't contain is many scenes of people actually working on their start-up concepts.

At one point, someone proclaims: "Geeks are definitely the new rock stars."

Lord help us.

"Start-Ups: Silicon Valley" has already generated controversy in the tech community, not just for its "Real Housewives"-like approach, but because it is filmed predominantly in San Francisco. Yes, San Francisco, not Silicon Valley.

Clearly the producers forgot to use their Google Maps app.

The show premieres Nov. 5.



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