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2014-09-10 16:20:40

WASHINGTON, Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA has selected Logical-R Joint Venture of Houston to perform financial support services at the agency's Ames Research Center in Moffett Field, California. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20081007/38461LOGO The contract is a hybrid, firm-fixed price and includes core requirements with performance incentives and indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity task orders. Performance will begin Oct. 14. It consists of a two-year...

2014-09-09 20:26:07

Contest Hosted by Silicon Valley Education Foundation and Comcast SAN JOSE, Calif., Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Seven education technology startups from across the nation emerged as winners today of the "iHub Pitch Games" held at The Tech Museum of Innovation in San Jose, earning the opportunity to test their science and math-friendly software in Silicon Valley schools. The seven entrepreneurs selected are: BrightLoop, a web-based tool for tracking student progress; CodeMonkey,...

2014-09-09 08:38:17

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tracy Isacke has joined Silicon Valley Bank, the bank of the global innovation economy, to take on leadership of the company's Corporate Venture Relationship Group, which was established in 2009 to build connections between investment groups at some of the world's largest companies and emerging technology and life science startups. As head of the group, Isacke is responsible for Silicon Valley Bank's relationships with corporate...

2014-09-05 23:06:16

At this week's Conference on Early Earthquake Warnings, San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee discussed implementing Regroup’s pioneering Earthquake Mass Notification System. San Francisco, California (PRWEB) September 05, 2014 At the 3rd International Conference on Early Earthquake Warning held this week at UC Berkeley, SF Mayor Ed Lee discussed Regroup's world-changing technology: the first Early Earthquake Warning Mass Notification System in the United States. This system was developed...

2014-09-04 23:07:04

October event to feature students talking technology with industry leaders from Netflix and Instagram. Menlo Park, CA (PRWEB) September 04, 2014 On October 2, 2014, Foundation Capital, a leading Venture Capital firm in Menlo Park, will host its second Teen Tech Talk, or FCT3. The event gathers students from Silicon Valley high schools together to talk about how they view and use technology, what trends they see fading and rising, and their own vision for the future of different...

2014-09-03 08:40:35

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Palo Alto Networks, Inc. (NYSE: PANW) today announced that its management will be presenting at the following events with the financial community: Deutsche Bank Technology ConferenceLas Vegas, NVThursday, September 11, 20149:30 a.m. PT / 12:30 p.m. ET Imperial Capital 8th Annual Global Opportunities ConferenceNew York, NYThursday, September 18, 20148:00 a.m. ET / 5:00 a.m. PT A live audio webcast of the presentations will be...

2014-09-02 20:21:13

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) today said that a penalty being considered by the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) in connection with the 2010 explosion of a natural gas transmission pipeline in San Bruno should be reasonable and take into account precedent and the investments the company has made to promote safety. Today, the CPUC's administrative law judges released a recommended penalty resulting from the...

2014-08-28 08:26:25

San Francisco and Los Angeles Prices Reach All-Time Highs SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Luxury home values increased strongly in San Francisco, Los Angeles and San Diego in the second quarter of 2014 compared to a year ago, according to the First Republic Prestige Home Index(TM) by First Republic Bank, a leading private bank and wealth management company. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130906/MM75721LOGO In the second quarter of 2014, the Index indicated the following:...

2014-08-27 23:12:28

Independent L.A.-area publisher Bitingduck Press will be joining Marie Veronique at the Solano Stroll, September 14th, to promote The Yoga Facelift and WebBytez e-book sales technology. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 Marie-Veronique skin care has a new look, a new store, and an upcoming line of products for sun protection and acne treatment. Located at the top of Solano Avenue in Berkeley, the store will open September 7th and will take part in the September 14th Solano stroll...

2014-08-14 16:25:18

49ers Pregame Festivities From 10am-1pm Include Gold Rush Girls, Flight Deck Coaster SANTA CLARA, Calif., Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- California's Great America, the official amusement park of the San Francisco 49ers, will host the inaugural Red Zone Rally pregame experience before the 49ers August 17 game beginning at 10 a.m. Red Zone Rally will take place in the new Great America Pavilion, an 18,000 sq. ft. multi-purpose facility will host functions before other Levi's Stadium...


Word of the Day
out-herod
  • In the phrase to out-herod Herod, to be more violent than Herod (as represented in the old mystery plays); hence, to exceed in any excess of evil.
Herod refers to 'Herod the Great,' a Roman client king and 'a madman who murdered his own family and a great many rabbis.' According to the OED, the term is 'chiefly with allusion to Shakespeare's use' in Hamlet.
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