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March 2017 eNews
Posted March 20th, 2017
With Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak at the helm, Silicon Valley Comic Con 2017 celebrates the Age of the Geek by bringing together America’s two greatest superheroes: pop culture and technology. Featuring top celebrities, tech innovators, comics, scientists, independent artists, cosplay, video games, virtual reality, consumer electronics, music, apps and more, Silicon Valley Comic Con is where the entertainmen…
These are the Happiest Places to Live...
Posted March 15th, 2017
Article written by Ashley May USA Today (Twitter: @AshleyMayTweets) California is a hotbed of happiness, according to a new WalletHub report. The personal-finance website released its 2017's Happiest Places to Live this week and the Golden State holds 13 of the report's top 20 cities. Fremont, Calif., won the top spot. The San Francisco suburb by Lake Elizabeth is home to parks, high-rated schools and low cr…
Tennessee Teacher Cracks Adobe's Semaphore Code
Posted March 14th, 2017
Article posted by Adobe Conversations Team Adobe News The secret code transmitted by the San Jose Semaphore has had mathematicians and puzzle fans stumped for over four-and-a-half years, but Jimmy Waters, a high school math teacher from Knoxville, Tennessee, just solved the mystery. The SJ Semaphore’s hidden message was one of the most famous broadcasts of all time — Neil Armstrong’s first words as he walked …
Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants Announce Partnership in Major Silicon Valley Project
Posted March 9th, 2017
Article courtesy of Hospitality Net SAN FRANCISCO -- Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants announced today its first property in San Jose, California at Museum Place, a mixed-use development by Insight Realty Company that will also expand the Tech Museum of Innovation, slated to open in 2021. Museum Place will include a four star 173-room Kimpton hotel, three-hundred residential units, retail, restaurants and will…
San Jose's New Spark
Posted March 1st, 2017
By Rebecca Hurd, Managing Editor VIA Magazine The capital of Silicon Valley glimmers with inventive art, inspiring science, and creative cuisine. PHOTO: MICHAEL HALBERSTADTSan Pedro Square Market houses some 20 food vendors. From the terrace of the GrandView Restaurant, 1,500 feet up Mount Hamilton, the vista stretches from Loma Prieta to San Francisco Bay. As dusk turns to dark, the twinkling lights of pro…
February 2017 eNews
Posted February 28th, 2017
Voted "Best Film Festival" by USA Today readers, Cinequest opens tonight in Downtown San Jose, fusing technological innovation with empowering creativity and bringing to the festival for the first time ever, Virtual Reality. Cinequest presents an Opening Night screening with films starring Shirley MacLaine and Amanda Seyfried, the Maverick Spirit Award event to honor winners actor Jane Lynch and producer/write…
San Jose - A Future Ready City
Posted February 28th, 2017
By Kyle Schatzel, Communications Manager Team San Jose San Jose is the Capital of Silicon Valley and the country’s most future ready city (Dell) with the world’s largest concentration of technology expertise. Over 6,600 tech companies call San Jose home, including Adobe, Cisco, PayPal, EBay and NVIDIA. Many tech companies are choosing San Jose as the host city for their events and attendees will find the cit…
How the Country's Most Forward-Thinking City Is Keeping Attendees Entertained
Posted February 17th, 2017
By JenDienst, PCMA Convene One of the country’s most educated cities (Forbes), the weirdest city in America (Washington Post), the most future-ready city in the U.S. (Dell) — San Jose has been called many things, but boring is never one of them. With new hotels, airlift, attractions, and technology experiences rolling out, the 10th-largest city in the country is one of the most inspiring places you can mee…
Apple brings Annual Worldwide Developers Conference back to San Jose
Posted February 16th, 2017
By Patrick May, Writer The Mercury News Apple is bringing its Worldwide Developers Conference back to where it all began: San Jose. SAN FRANCISCO, CA – JUNE 08: Apple CEO Tim Cook delivers the keynote address during Apple WWDC on June 8, 2015 in San Francisco, California. Apple annouced a new OS X, El Capitan, and a new iOS during the keynote at the annual developers conference that runs through June 12. (…
Patrick Marleau Scores 500 Goals
Posted February 3rd, 2017
San Jose's own Patrick Marleau of the San Jose Sharks became the 45th player in NHL history to reach 500 goals, scoring last night in the first period on a San Jose power play.  Marleau, who has seven goals and an assist during a five-game point streak, has spent all 19 of his NHL seasons with the San Jose Sharks and is the first player in franchise history to reach the milestone. The 37-year-old is also…
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