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Confinement in China’s “Silicon Valley” shakes investors

BEIJING: Its factories are equipping the world with cellphones, while some of China’s top tech brains travel there to produce apps and games – but Shenzhen is now on lockdown as the coronavirus inflicts economic hardship on the country and shakes people up markets. Residents of the city of 17.5million …

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All Raise, a nonprofit to increase diversity in tech, has a new CEO – TechCrunch

All Raise, a non-profit organization which focuses on increasing diversity within venture capital deals and decision makers, named Mandela Schumacher-Hodge Dixon as the company’s new CEO. The appointment comes five months after Pam Kostka resigned as head of the nonprofit to join the world of startups. Dixon has spent more …

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South Valley tempts with fine wines in stunning settings – The Mercury News

A particularly fabulous place to spend an afternoon in Gilroy is Calerrain, the home of Geoff and Chantelle Mace, who have created an outdoor oasis in a spectacular pastoral setting that will have you unwinding in no time. Cows howl in the background as you sample their barrel-fermented Chardonnay and …

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Russia decides to ban Instagram and declares Meta an “extremist organization”

Meanwhile, the Russian government said on Friday it was blocking popular social media app Instagram, taking further action against Meta – the parent company of Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp – over reports the day before that Facebook had temporarily suspended its hate speech rules to allow the posts. who called …

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Utah State Softball Set for Silicon Valley Classic II

PLAY BALL! Utah State softball (8-10, 0-0 MW) continues its 2022 campaign at the Silicon Valley Classic II in Santa Clara and San Jose, Calif. The Aggies will first face UC Davis (6-11, 0-0 Big West) and Santa Clara (6-11, 0-0 Big West) on Friday, March 11, at 2 p.m. …

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Sustainable Silicon Valley (SSV) Receives $300,000 Community Grant from California Air Resources Board (CARB) for Youth Air Quality Advocates (YAQA) Project in East San Jose to Combat Air Pollution

“Young people have the talent and the will to help us meet the challenges of climate change. The YAQA program is the perfect resource for our community to engage our students and empower them in their stewardship of our environment,” said the mayor of the city of San José Sam …

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Saratoga Community Briefings for the week of March 11 – East Bay Times

Concerted efforts Two local music organizations are holding concerts at the McAfee Performing Arts and Lecture Center at Saratoga High School this weekend. The Steinway Society Silicon Valley presents pianist Yeol Eum Son on March 12 at 7:30 p.m. The program includes works by Baldassare, Mendelssohn, Prokofiev, Ravel and Kapustin. …

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Move, Lift, Restore: Repurposing a Former Post Office Near San Francisco

In mid-February, a construction crew began lifting a 1940s post office building in Burlingame, California, on the San Francisco Peninsula. The team moved the 1,010 ton structure to around 120ft so that a new underground car park could be built directly beneath the historic post office site, while a new …

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RPT Ukraine’s tech diaspora rushes to mobilize Silicon Valley in war with Russia

OAKLAND, California, March 2 (Reuters) – Ukrainians working at Western tech companies are banding together to help their beleaguered homeland, in a bid to bring down disinformation websites, embolden Russians to turn against their government and expedite the delivery of medical supplies. They seek, through email campaigns and online petitions, …

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Silicon Valley Hair Institute, an Innovative Hair Transplant Clinic in the Bay Area, Announces Content Update for Micropigmentation for Hair Loss in San Francisco

Silicon Valley Hair Institute, a premier hair transplant clinic serving the Bay Area, announces new page content. Micropigmentation for hair loss could bring a new perspective to San Francisco residents. PALO ALTO, California – February 28, 2022 – (Newswire.com) Silicon Valley Hair Institute, a premier hair transplant clinic in the …

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Sunnyvale Community Briefings for the week of March 4 – The Mercury News

Stanford Blood Drive The Church of the Resurrection is holding a Stanford Blood Center collection on March 6, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the church parking lot at 1395 Hollenbeck Ave. To make an appointment, visit https://sbcdonor.org/donor/schedules/drive_schedule/10026. Challenging event Silicon Valley Clean Energy, a Sunnyvale-based nonprofit that distributes …

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The idea that college degrees don’t matter is a Silicon Valley fantasy – TechCrunch

Jamie Beaton is the author of “Accepted! Secrets to Gaining Admission to the World’s Topic Universities”, and is CEO of Crimson Educationa college admissions consulting firm. Silicon Valley likes to celebrate the cult of the dropout – the inspired entrepreneur who decides that traditional education is not for her because …

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How many homeless people will the Santa Clara County survey find?

Geneva Strickland used to bounce from street to street in North San Jose for more than six years before finding a place to live. Early Wednesday morning, Strickland returned to her old stomping ground with a new purpose: to count the number of people who are still homeless. “I want …

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Silicon Savannah: How the tech jobs revolution imploded

The premise of Silicon Savannah in Nairobi was simple and promising. [Courtesy] When the phrase Silicon Savannah was coined, there was great optimism that Nairobi was about to experience a technological revolution that would attract high-value companies and, in turn, spur job creation. It was 2010. Airtel Kenya, then Zain, …

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DAVID DAVIS: I got canceled by Silicon Valley after speaking at an event – ​​YOU could be next

Do you want Nick Clegg to be the supreme censor of what you write online? Because it could be the accidental effect of the government’s new online security bill. It could make the former deputy prime minister – now a multimillion-dollar-a-year Facebook executive – the overall arbiter of whether your …

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Morgan Stanley bullish on these 3 stocks for a 90% (or more) upside

A trio of headwinds are rocking the markets, making investors jittery. The Russian-Ukrainian situation is making headlines. Foreign policy experts openly speculate on the prospect of war, should Russia invade its neighbor and the United States oppose it. For now, this situation is fluid and unpredictable. On the home front, …

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In Silicon Valley, chalk, notebooks and pencils

The celebration at the end of January of the world day of handwriting, that is to say calligraphy, has gone almost unnoticed in a totally digitized planet, but it happens that in very advanced countries – such as the United States , France and Germany – there is a growing …

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New US 101 Express lanes open

SAN JOSE- The newly constructed segment of Express Lanes stretching from US 101/CA 85 in Santa Clara County north to Whipple Ave in San Mateo County will officially open Friday, February 11 with extended hours. 5 a.m. to 8 p.m. weekdays. . The Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority (VTA), Caltrans …

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Hillicon Valley – FCC nominee faces divided Senate panel

Today is Wednesday. Welcome to Hillicon Valley, detailing everything you need to know about tech and cyber news, from Capitol Hill to Silicon Valley. Subscribe here: thehill.com/newsletter-signup. Follow The Hill technical team, Chris Mills Rodrigo (@millsrodrigo) and Rebecca Klar (@rebeccaklar_), for more coverage. President BidenJoe BidenTrump tightens grip on top …

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Bidstack Group PLC appoints Silicon Valley veteran as new Chief Technology and Product Officer

Ames has over 25 years of experience, including 20 years in Silicon Valley, with an influential profile and track record of building highly scalable companies with innovative data systems. Bidstack Group PLC (AIM:BIDS, OTC:FTBGF) has appointed Glen Ames as Chief Technology Officer (CTO) and Chief Product Officer (CPO) as it …

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10 shows to watch if you love billions

Billions is one of those character-packed shows that fans love to hate. From Ax to “Wags,” Wendy to Chuck, they’re greedy, materialistic, selfish, and often mean, while being flawed humans who react the only way they know how. It’s a setup that’s been used in many shows of all kinds, …

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Hillicon Valley – Presented by Cisco – Amazon Prepares for Second Union Vote

It’s friday today. Welcome to Hillicon Valley, detailing everything you need to know about tech and cyber news, from Capitol Hill to Silicon Valley. Subscribe here: thehill.com/newsletter-signup. Follow The Hill technical team, Chris Mills Rodrigo (@millsrodrigo) and Rebecca Klar (@rebeccaklar_), for more coverage. Amazon employees in Bessemer, Alabama will have …

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ICCP SBI Venture Partners Secures $4.2M Capital for AI Company

ICCP SBI Venture Partners, Inc. (ISVP) has raised $4.2m following its “Series A” funding round for Singapore-based artificial intelligence (AI)-enabled recruitment solutions company, X0PA AI . ISVP is a joint venture of two venture capital firms, ICCP Venture Partners, Inc. and Japanese company SBI Holdings, Inc. “We seek to be …

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New Rotary Health and Wellness Club Debuts in Silicon Valley with Guest of Honor Swami Mukundananda ⋆ 4State News MO AR KS OK

The inaugural celebration of the charter of the Rotary E-Club of Silicon Valley, Health and Wellness will be held with special guest of honor, Swami Mukundananda, internationally recognized authority on mind management and holistic health, on February 5, 2022, at 8:00 a.m. PST. Swami Mukundananda The new Rotary E-Club plans …

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Raiven Capital arrives in Riyadh to judge the $600,000 startup competition at LEAP, one of the largest tech conferences in the Middle East

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Raiven Capital, a global early-stage technology venture capital fund, has arrived in Riyadh to judge a $600,000 seed competition for LEAP, a three-day technology conference with 61,000 attendees starting today today. The inaugural conference involves more than 400 speakers, 80 countries and 1,000 startups. It is part …

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Silicon Holler: Ro Khanna Says Big Tech Can Help Heal America’s Heart | Books

Shortly after Silicon Valley sent him to Washington, Ro Khanna visited “Silicon Holler,” a name coined by a colleague, Hal Rogers, for the nascent tech industry in eastern Kentucky. The districts of the two congressmen had little in common. Khanna was among the wealthiest, most diverse and most democratic. Rogers …

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Hillicon Valley – Biden Celebrates ‘Right to Repair’ Victories

Today is Tuesday. Welcome to Hillicon Valley, detailing everything you need to know about tech and cyber news, from Capitol Hill to Silicon Valley. Subscribe here: thehill.com/newsletter-signup. The ‘right to repair’ movement celebrated a major victory on Tuesday after President BidenJoe Biden reporterFox News says Biden called him out after …

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Prime Data Centers is developing a new data center in the heart of Silicon Valley

Prime Data Centers, a data center developer and operator, last week announced the development of a new four-story, 119,000 square foot data center in the heart of Silicon Valley. Located at 1231 Comstock Street in Santa Clara, Calif., Prime will begin construction of the facility in the second half of …

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Silicon Valley Reads theme proves perfect for 2022

As a member of the advisory board of Silicon Valley Reads, I will admit some skepticism when we discussed the 2022 theme last fall. “The Power of Kindness, Resilience and Hope” seemed like, well, 2021. Kindness is always a good thing, but surely we would have outgrown the need for …

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Silicon Valley event calendar changes due to COVID-19

While the latest COVID-19 surge doesn’t appear to be hitting with the severity of previous spikes — at least in the Bay Area — it has wreaked havoc on restaurants and bars with sick employees, and it’s having an effect. drive through Silicon Valley arts and entertainment schedules too. Some …

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Northern California ranch, 564 acres, for sale: $22.5 million

A 564-acre ranch on the coast near Silicon Valley that was once a wedding gift and has been owned by the same family for more than 100 years is on the market for $22.5 million. Located in the small town of San Gregorio, California, the property wraps 80 acres of …

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The DMV region raised $5 billion in venture capital in 2021

Editor’s note: These figures may vary slightly, as some transactions are only taken into account several weeks after the publication of the quarterly venture capital reports. The results are in: with the official numbers to back it up, we can now confirm that the DMV has had an absolutely bonkers …

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As U.S. technology tumbles, traditional stocks are back in force

In less than two weeks and 2022 has already delivered its first stock market drama. A large sell-off in tech stocks – which started last week and continued on Monday – rocked U.S. stock markets. This technological rout was also bad news for UK investors, including the Scottish Mortgage Investment …

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Dobson goes endlessly to win Silicon Valley Amateur

Dobson goes endlessly to win Silicon Valley Amateur Sean-Karl Dobson, 2022 Silicon Valley amateur champion Sean-Karl Dobson, a student at Westlake High School in Austin, TX, was not looking to duplicate Saturday’s record-breaking performance. He was focused on winning a golf tournament. Because how to follow a 62 under par, …

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CSU Spur Campus Opens at National Western Stock Show Complex – News, Weather & Sports for All of Colorado

Adams 14 to switch to virtual learning January 10-14 due to increase in COVID casesAdams County School District 14 will transition to virtual learning for the week of January 10-14. 7 hours ago National Western Stock Show traditions will continue despite COVIDThe National Western Stock Show opens this weekend, despite …

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Upfront Ventures raises funds for a new fund

Santa Monica-based venture capital firm Upfront Ventures has raised $ 176.5 million for a new fund, according to a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. According to the deposit, at least part of the capital raised for the new fund, called Upfront Continuation Fund I, came from a limited …

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Silicon Valley companies virtually attend CES, delay plans to return to office

Silicon Valley companies virtually attend CES, delay plans to return to office The Las Vegas Consumer Electronics Show kicked off Wednesday, with a few notable Silicon Valley tech companies opting to virtually attend the industry show. At the same time, Bay Area tech workers are wondering how long they’ll be …

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Why Silicon Valley can’t escape Elizabeth Holmes

SAN JOSE, Calif .– In 2016, start-up founders sang, “Theranos doesn’t stand for, we’re better,” in a vacation video created by venture capital firm First Round Capital. Over the following years, several columnists wrote that Silicon Valley shouldn’t be blamed for Theranos. Last month, Keith Rabois, a venture capitalist, said …

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‘Gaylapalooza’ Celebrates Local LGBTQ + Community Center – The Mercury News

The Silicon Valley / San Francisco LGBTQ Employee Resource Group Alliance ‘Gaylapaloza’ fundraiser returns live and in person, taking place on Sunday January 9 at the Hammer Theater in downtown San Jose. The event began over a decade ago as an effort of last resort to raise funds for a …

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No vacation discounts at Bay Area real estate

Bay Area homebuyers haven’t found any Black Friday promotions this holiday season, as prices soared 17% in November, marking another rapid increase in a record year. The boom continued across the region, led by rising median single-family home prices in San Mateo County (up 23% from the previous year to …

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Silicon Valley tech giants for antitrust law and …

In a year of even bigger privacy and data breach scandals, it was easy to miss a major lawsuit in late November in London. With Boris the Jester hitting the headlines, many didn’t notice the UK competition watchdog ordered Facebook to sell Giphy, the GIF-making website he bought for $ …

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50 quotes from investors on startup opportunities and relationships with founders

Launched in 2014, Story bites is a regular feature of YourStory, with notable quotes in our previous articles. Share these gems and information with your colleagues and networks, and return to the original articles for more information. With 44 startups achieving unicorn status in India this year, it has been …

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Via Shutters Centaur Technology Site, sells equipment

Via Technologies sold its Centaur Technology x86 processor development team to Intel in early November and the company is now auctioning off some of the equipment at the Centaur site in Austin, TX. Essentially, that means the company is shutting down the site and ending chip development operations in the …

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Hillicon Valley – Shutterfly Gets Hacked

Today it’s Monday. Welcome to Hillicon Valley, detailing everything you need to know about tech and cyber news from Capitol Hill to Silicon Valley. Subscribe here: thehill.com/newsletter-inscription. Follow The Hill journalist Maggie Miller (@ magmill95) and the technical team, Chris Mills Rodrigo (@millsrodrigo) and Rebecca Klar (@rebeccaklar_), for more coverage. …

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Miami’s startup scene gets hotter during pandemic

Miami has become a more desirable city than ever. An unexpected consequence of the pandemic, the tech industry is flocking to this glamorous South Florida city. The beginnings of the hype on the Miami tech scene can be traced back to a single tweet in December 2020. The tweet was …

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Apple’s design studio is losing its cachet? – AREA

Apple Park is a top secret place. Until recently, some of the only glimpses inside the tech giant’s huge ring-shaped campus in Silicon Valley were from the (likely banned) iPhone. snapshots employees posted on Instagram. Designed by Foster + Partners, the four-story ‘spaceship’ houses 12,000 employees who work hard to …

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SLO with Silicon Valley in Congress Redistribution Maps in California

WASHINGTON The California commission charged with redrawing the state’s legislative boundaries linked rural San Luis Obispo County to Silicon Valley hubs in its recent congressional map projects. As redistribution – the process by which congressional districts are reconfigured to match new census demographics – comes to an end, a new …

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Field Day Launches Beta Program and Closes Initial Funding Cycle Led by defy.vc

PORTLAND, Oregon – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – Field Day, a startup that empowers employers and individuals to engage with nonprofits in their local communities, today announced the launch of its private beta program with selected employers in the region Metro Portland, OR. Field Day also announced an undergraduate funding round led …

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Omicron overturns Wall Street plans in Silicon Valley

Just as it seemed like American businesses were on the path to normalcy, a new wave of Covid-related uncertainty is shaking business plans from Wall Street to Silicon Valley. Manhattan holidays are canceled and banks grapple with new epidemics as the omicron variant spreads. Citigroup Inc. said employees in the …

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UNCF and Boys & Girls Clubs announce programs to bring students into STEM fields

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Washington and UNCF (formerly United Negro College Fund) have announced separate plans to provide underserved youth with opportunities to learn and develop skills in STEM fields. Starting next year, Boys and Girls Clubs will be participating in the Anyone Can Code project which …

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Appalachia Made Company secures funding from Wing 2 Wing Ventures and L37 Ventures to expand operations to Williamson, West Virginia and beyond.

WILLIAMSON, W.Va., December 10, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Appalachia Made Company, a company founded in 2016 to diversify the local rural economy, create sustainable salaried jobs and reframe the national Appalachian narrative has successfully closed a round of funding for Wing 2 Wing Ventures, co-founded by Brad smith, former …

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Hillicon Valley – Brought to you by the Connected Commerce Council – Senate Grills Instagram Leader

Today it’s Wednesday. Welcome to Hillicon Valley, detailing everything you need to know about tech and cyber news from Capitol Hill to Silicon Valley. Subscribe here: thehill.com/newsletter-inscription. Follow The Hill journalist Maggie Miller (@ magmill95) and the technical team, Chris Mills Rodrigo (@millsrodrigo) and Rebecca Klar (@rebeccaklar_), for more coverage. …

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Q Analysts named one of Silicon Valley’s fastest growing private companies

SAN JOSE, California, December 7, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Q Analysts, a quality leader focused on QA and testing for consumer devices and applications and Ground Truth data services for artificial intelligence and machine learning, announced today ‘hui that it was ranked among the fastest growing private companies in …

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Energy and Electrification | City of Santa Clara

Energy efficiency, renewable energies and the electrification of buildings and transport are key climate action strategies to support a healthier future. The City of Santa Clara is uniquely positioned to support our community in climate action and sustainability through its own electric utility provider, Silicon Valley Power (SVP). SVP has …

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London investors seize San Jose buildings for $ 780 million

SAN JOSE – A London-based investment firm has bought three office buildings north of San Jose for nearly $ 800 million in a deal that marks Silicon Valley’s biggest real estate purchase of 2021. AGC Equity Partners bought the trio of buildings in a section of the Coleman Highline office …

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British watchdog action against Facebook on Giphy proves it has teeth | Larry Elliott

Big tech has two faces. A Face presents a new form of business: inclusive, socially liberal, very fashionable, supporting Democrats rather than Republicans, and unlike anything that came before. Remove your makeup and another face appears: the face of a monopoly seeking to protect itself from its rivals. Over the …

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Why the rich fall into the cult of well-being

Almost two years after the start of a pandemic in which medical science largely saved the day, you might think that interest in the wellness trend would wane. Not even a little. Juice cures, mindfulness, premium yoga retreats, and Himalayan salt lamps are more popular than ever. Indeed, the Global …

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4 things to do before meeting with venture capitalists

Hear from CIOs, CTOs, and other senior executives and leaders on data and AI strategies at the Future of Work Summit on January 12, 2022. Learn more Getting a meeting with a venture capitalist is notoriously difficult, but there is such a thing as being too quick to connect. If …

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Microchip pioneer helped bring silicon to Silicon Valley

Dr. Last, the son of a metallurgist from Butler, Pa., Started out with a more modest career goal: to get his doctorate. in physics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in an interesting job that would allow him to live in California. Graduated from MIT in 1956, he joined the …

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Adventure capitalism | The Economist

November 27, 2021 VLADIMIR LENIN believed that a small vanguard could, by force of will, harness historical forces to transform the workings of world capitalism. He was right. However, the revolutionaries were not bearded Bolsheviks but a few thousand investors, mostly based in Silicon Valley, managing less than 2% of …

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Silicon Valley pacemaker hopes to conquer Australian hearts with ASX float

Silicon Valley pacemaker start-up EBR Systems expects Australia’s high concentration of heart disease research to be a fertile environment to develop the products it hopes will solve the problem. one of the biggest health problems in the world. EBR, which is working on a new type of “lead-free” pacemaker system …

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Silicon Valley Institute Announces New Bay Area Hair Transplant Reviews to Reach Milestone

The Silicon Valley Hair Institute is proud to announce new positive reviews of hair transplants on social media. We are very proud to see new five star hair transplant reviews for our clinic on online review sites. There are now over twenty reviews on Google and over thirty on Facebook. …

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Uplevyl, a women’s empowerment and networking platform, launches in Austin

Shubhi Bhonsle-Rao, Founder and CEO of Uplevyl Uplevyl, an Austin-based tech company building an app and digital platform for professional women, launched last Tuesday. Shubhi Bhonsle-Rao, founder and CEO of Uplevyl, is a former senior executive at Alphabet, Tesco, PricewaterhouseCoopers and Ford Motor Company, among others. She also serves on …

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Cupertino divided as Vice Mayor Liang Chao holds firm on Chinese exclusion law

At the Cupertino City Council meeting on Tuesday, Vice Mayor Liang-Fang Chao clarified the remarks she made on China’s exclusion law that inflamed the community earlier this month, but did not did not issue a formal apology, disappointing many local leaders who had called on her to do so. The …

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San Jose Mineta International’s New Parking Reservation System Ready

The number of travelers entering and exiting San Jose’s Mineta International Airport is steadily increasing as the pandemic abates. SJC expects more than 400,000 air passengers to pass through the gates during the Thanksgiving travel period, which spans 11 days. To help deal with the parking congestion, the airport laughed …

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Interventional Oncology Devices Market Size and Outlook 2028 | Major Companies – Silicon Valley Medical Instruments, Infraredx, Philips Volcano, Medtronic, St. Jude Medical, GE Healthcare, Boston Scientific, Hitachi Aloka Medical America,

New Jersey, United States, – A recent market research report added to the repository of verified market reports is an in-depth analysis of the Interventional Oncology Devices Market. Based on the analysis of the historical growth and current scenario of the Interventional Oncology Device market, the report intends to offer …

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Former Silicon Valley executives accused of fraud

SAN JOSE (KRON) – The Justice Department said it indicted two former Silicon Valley tech executives last week with fraud. Kevin Chao and Richard Sze, who were arrested on October 28, began working for Company-1, an industrial automation company that provides hardware and software services, when their old company was …

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The most expensive postal codes in the country, 2021

Even a global pandemic, ensuing recession, and lately inflation could not bring down the high prices of Silicon Valley homes. The country’s most expensive zip code is in the Silicon Valley suburb of Atherton, California, according to a recent report from the RealtyHop ad site. The median price of the …

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Text comeback is inevitable – TechCrunch

Welcome to Startups Weekly, a new human look at news and trends from this week’s startups. To receive this in your inbox, subscribe here. On Equity this week, we discussed the value of the written word. You can imagine that the resulting argument is inherently flawed, given that we are …

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Tech billionaire helps Facebook whistleblower

Omidyar’s global philanthropic organization Luminate manages Haugen’s press and government relations in Europe, and his foundation last year donated $ 150,000 to Whistleblower Aid, the non-profit organization that provides legal representation and advice to Haugen. And Haugen’s senior public relations representative in the United States, former Obama spokesman Bill Burton, …

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How Adobe Became Silicon Valley’s Silent Reinventor

October 16, 2021 BY SILICON VALLEY standards, Adobe is a lackluster company. Nudging 40 he’s middle aged. It doesn’t grab the headlines with the mega-mergers or have a boastful CEO. “I feel very comfortable not being there hitting my chest,” confesses her boss, Shantanu Narayen, in a rare interview. All …

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Both sides must work together to tackle technology monopolies

One of the few things that most Republicans and Democrats agree on is the need to tackle big tech monopolies like Google, Facebook, and Amazon. Despite this bipartisan consensus, however, these companies have manipulated Washington to avoid accountability. Fortunately, Jonathan Kanter, who has been appointed to head the Justice Department’s …

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India Insight: a success in Silicon Valley

An employee works at a computer terminal against a backdrop of a photo of late Apple co-founder Steve Jobs at Kinfra High Tech Park’s Start-up Village in Kochi city, southern India, on the 13th. October 2012. REUTERS / Sivaram V BENGALURU, October 11 (Reuters Breakingviews) – There has never been …

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Is Africa home to the next Silicon Valley?

The future is attitude and it’s electric … Join us in celebrating progress with Audi’s podcast on the future on 702. The Future is an Attitude podcast series presented by Audi features inspiring South Africans who think differently about the future and challenge the status quo by advancing the fields …

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TheatreWorks Silicon Valley Presents ‘Lizard Boy’

POWER TRIO: Kirsten “Kiki” deLohr Helland, Justin Huertas and William A. Williams, creators and stars of the new musical Lizard Boy. While preparing for his first foray into writing a musical, theatrical prodigy Justin Huertas fell in love with the folk group Joseph. “Their harmonies were crazy,” he says, “and …

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What a community means in the modern startup world – TechCrunch

“We believe this a thriving community is a business’s most valuable asset, ”Community-led wrote in its statement. “Community evolves your business, your resources and your presence in ways that traditional marketing or advertising channels cannot. When done right, the community enables and enhances customer acquisition, streamlines support and success, builds …

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Voices of Silicon Valley will present “Finally Together”

(Credit: Victor Xie) California-based Voices of Silicon Valley is expected to present “Together Finally” in November. The online showcase will feature the ensemble performing Berio’s famous masterpiece “Cries of London” as well as “Song of our Time”. Berio’s work will be presented in a semi-scenic production recorded in 3D / …

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CI Financial Completes US $ 5.2 Billion Acquisition of Silicon Valley RIA Portola Partners

MIAMI & TORONTO & MENLO PARK, Calif .– (COMMERCIAL THREAD) –CI Financial Corp. (“CI”) (TSX: CIX, NYSE: CIXX) announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Portola Partners Group LLC (“Portola Partners” or “Portola”), a Silicon Valley wealth management company dedicated to meeting the financial needs of high net …

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TheatreWorks Silicon Valley presents “Lizard Boy”

Comic-infused indie folk-rock musical kicking off recipient Tony’s 51st season Tony Award recipient TheatreWorks Silicon Valley returns to in-person performances, kicking off 51st season with new indie folk-rock musical Lizard boy. A cast of three exceptionally talented actors / singers / musicians play a myriad of instruments from cello to …

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Peter Thiel, bane of Silicon Valley

Sep 25, 2021 FOR A MAN who wants to live forever, Peter Thiel has already done enough in his 53 years to leave mere mortals exhausted and above all frustrated. The venture capitalist, techno-utopian and scourge of the liberal left is a myriad of contradictions. He co-founded PayPal, a payments …

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See smart windows Lock up NTT’s newly opened silicon

MILPITAS, Calif., September 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – View, Inc. (NASDAQ: VIEW) (“View”), the leader in smart building technologies, today announced that its smart windows have been installed in the NTT’s new innovation head office, the NTT OneVision Center, in Sunnyvale, Calif., which officially opened this week. NTT, the world …

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