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2011-08-16 07:45:00

PHOENIX, Ariz., Aug. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Silicon Maps, Inc. launched the 2012 Silicon Desert Map campaign this morning, showcasing technology-related companies in Arizona. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110816/SF52756) The Silicon Desert Map campaign features more than 50 leading employers in Arizona. The annual map campaign is promoted on printed posters, calendars, online with linked logos, featured at airports and distributed at industry events. "We have eight annual...

2011-08-09 08:54:00

MODESTO, Calif., Aug. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Mirassou Winery announced a number of activities demonstrating the California winery's continued dedication to women's golf, including renewal of a three-year contract with the Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA), proud support of the 2011 U.S. Women's Open, as well as a partnership with professional golfer Brittany Lincicome. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110809/CG47759) "We are thrilled to continue our...

2011-08-02 16:19:00

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Aug. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Employment levels in Silicon Valley remain positive and are expected to increase or remain steady throughout the second half of 2011, according to West Valley Staffing Group's Economic Forecast Survey. West Valley Staffing Group (WVSG) surveys an array of hiring managers throughout Silicon Valley about their upcoming hiring needs each quarter. The hiring managers come from several industries, including high tech, medical, energy, finance,...

2011-07-29 18:47:00

SILICON VALLEY, Calif., July 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Gigamon®, the leading global provider of data access solutions, celebrates its 7th anniversary today. The milestone comes during a time of unprecedented growth for the Silicon Valley technology leader. Since founding in 2004, Gigamon has delivered empowering network visibility to over 150 of the Fortune 1000, to organizations at the forefront of the wave of social and mobile communications, and to Enterprises and...

Word of the Day
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.