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2014-06-27 20:21:19

- 10-Game Red Zone Rally Season Pass On Sale Now That Includes All 49ers Preseason & Regular Season Contests SANTA CLARA, Calif., June 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- California's Great America, the official amusement park of the San Francisco 49ers, is pleased to announce the opening of Great America Pavilion, an 18,000 sq. ft. multi-purpose facility that will be home to the Red Zone Rally pregame event for all 49ers home games, as well as other Levi's® Stadium events. "We're very...

2014-06-25 23:11:09

Last Chance to Register for the Silicon Valley Boomer Venture Summit Santa Clara, CA (PRWEB) June 25, 2014 The Silicon Valley Boomer Venture Summit, kicks off June 24th at Santa Clara University with Bootcamps designed for start-up businesses and entrepreneurs. The sessions are aimed at the critical issues for success when building and scaling a company. The 11th Annual Summit, on June 25th, 2014, pairs investors with entrepreneurs who can bring innovative products and services for the...

2014-06-24 16:22:09

Speakers from multiple industries to highlight best practices in manufacturing around key themes of miniaturization, integration, ruggedization and automation (MIRA) SAN JOSE, Calif., June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Global Summit for Advanced Manufacturing (GSAM)--created for manufacturers, by manufacturers, and about manufacturers--today issued its final program for the inaugural GSAM 2014, which takes place in San Francisco on July 9-10. Co-located with SEMICON West 2014, GSAM 2014 will...

2014-06-24 12:22:15

Deputy Executive Director Karen Philbrick assumes leadership SAN JOSE, Calif., June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Rod Diridon, Sr., executive director of the Mineta Transportation Institute (MTI) since its 1993 founding at San Jose State University (SJSU), announced his retirement at the Institute's June 21, 2014 annual awards banquet. The Institute's Board of Trustees promoted deputy executive director Karen Philbrick, PhD, into the executive director's position....

Future Of Aeronautical Simulation
2014-06-16 03:37:35

Jim Banke, NASA The right tool for the job. It's a platitude that is as true for garage tinkerers as it is for the NASA aeronautical innovators who are helping to design future airliners that will cut fuel consumption, reduce polluting emissions and fly more quietly. Yet at least in one area – namely computational fluid dynamics, or CFD – the design tools that helped give us the modern airliners flying today are not expected to be up to the challenge in the future without some...

2014-06-13 23:04:56

Special Sessions for Start-ups and Entrepreneurs on June 24th, 2014 at Santa Clara University Santa Clara, CA (PRWEB) June 13, 2014 The Silicon Valley Boomer Venture Summit, scheduled for June 25th at Santa Clara University, pairs investors with entrepreneurs who can bring innovative products and services for the longevity economy to market. The Summit is preceded on Tuesday, June 24th, by Bootcamps specially designed for start-ups and entrepreneurs on the topics of:...

2014-06-12 23:09:46

Connect with Entrepreneurs, Angel Investors and VCS Focused on the Mature Consumer Market SANTA CLARA, CA (PRWEB) June 12, 2014 The Silicon Valley Boomer Venture Summit, scheduled for June 25th at Santa Clara University, pairs investors with entrepreneurs who can bring innovative products and services for the longevity economy to market. The 11th Annual Summit opens with “Breakfast with the Angels” – a networking opportunity for attendees to connect with and learn from angel...

2014-06-05 23:12:17

Staff at Gilbert High School in Anaheim, California are now enjoying a more spacious and inviting lounge thanks to California Casualty and School Lounge Makeover winner Brady Michel. School Lounge Makeovers are awarded twice a year to thank educators for the hard work they do. San Mateo, CA, June 5, 2014 (PRWEB) June 05, 2014 The staff lounge at Gilbert High School in Anaheim, California is now bigger, brighter and more inviting, thanks to the latest $7,500 School Lounge Makeover®...

2014-06-03 12:45:47

Joint incubation program will support early-stage entrepreneurs innovating in the Internet of Everything, cloud computing, Big Data, enterprise mobility and related areas SAN DIEGO, June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- EvoNexus, the CommNexus incubator for start-up companies in the high-tech sector, today announced the launch of CiscoEIR@EvoNexus, a joint incubation program sponsored by Cisco. The program will combine the global reach and support of Cisco with EvoNexus' successful...

2014-06-02 23:00:32

The cooperation between Fenox Venture Capital, Inc. and Mr. Idei’s Quantum Leaps Corporation will catalyze the Japanese startup ecosystem, and enable Japanese startups to reach the world stage. In addition, large Japanese corporations will gain access to leading innovations from Silicon Valley, expand product offerings in the emerging markets of Southeast Asia, and take leadership in the global arena. (PRWEB) June 02, 2014 The former chairman and group CEO of electronics giant Sony has...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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