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Dropbox's Office: Celebrated Startup Space

  1. Dropbox Managers
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    Dropbox Managers

    Drew Houston (center), co-founder and chief executive officer of Dropbox; Arash Ferdowsi (bottom right), co-founder and chief technology officer; and Dennis Woodside (left of Houston), chief operating officer.

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  2. Time Lord Technology
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    Time Lord Technology

    The TARDIS acts as a private phone booth.

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  3. God Save the Chef
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    God Save the Chef

    Executive Chef Brian Mattingly, with a cutout of Her Royal Highness.

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  4. Eating Room
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    Eating Room

    An all-hands meeting in the Dropbox cafeteria.

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  5. Push-Button Computing
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    Push-Button Computing

    Employees just swipe their IDs to get new computer equipment from the vending machine.

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  6. High-Level Talks
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    High-Level Talks

    Upper management meeting, with a view.

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  7. Billiard Breather
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    Billiard Breather

    A 5:30 p.m. pool table break.

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