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2014-10-23 23:09:42

New research just released by University of San Francisco (USF) Professor Mark Cannice shows a drop in confidence levels of venture capitalists. The Q3 reading is the first recorded decline in confidence in two years. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) October 23, 2014 The Silicon Valley Venture Capitalist Confidence Index® for the third quarter of 2014, based on a September 2014 survey of 33 San Francisco Bay Area venture capitalists, registered 3.89 on a 5 point scale (with 5 indicating...

2014-10-23 23:00:29

Aerospike announces sponsorship of local hackathon to inspire developers creating next-generation Internet-scale applications Mountain View, CA (PRWEB) October 23, 2014 Joining forces with Silicon Valley startup incubator Y Combinator, and its prodigy Product Hunt, Aerospike will sponsor the first Product Hunt Hackathon in Mountain View, Calif. to educate local developers on creating high-performance database applications. See the exciting projects that Product Hunt has already...

2014-10-22 23:02:03

Silicon Valley e-tailer startup of 100% Kona coffee and award-winning Pooki’s Mahi adds a new product collection of fragrant, delicious green teas in loose leaf, teabag and pyramid forms. Silicon Valley, CA (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 Silicon Valley etailer startup Pooki’s Mahi announced today the launch of its Green Tea Collection. The collection fulfill customers’ request for classic teas in loose leaf, teabag and pyramid sachet forms. Customers provided feedback to Pooki’s...

2014-10-22 12:25:28

SAN JOSE, Calif., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Comcast California's Regional Senior Vice President, Hank Fore, has been appointed to the Board of Directors of the Silicon Valley Leadership Group. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141021/153567 Fore oversees all of Comcast's operations in Northern and Central California, serving more than 2.2 million customers and managing more than 5,500 employees. Under his leadership, Comcast California was named as one of the "Best Places to...

2014-10-20 23:00:36

Silicon Valley 100% Kona coffee and award-winning tea e-tailer Pooki’s Mahi is pleased to now offer a custom fusions tea collection. The new teas are now available to wholesalers and retailers worldwide at lower prices with shipping included to the Lower 48 states (US only). Silicon Valley, CA (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 Silicon Valley etailer startup announced today the launch of Pooki’s Mahi’s Custom Fusion Tea Collection. The collection fulfill customers’ request for fruitier,...

2014-10-20 12:31:07

'Emerging Leader Award' aims to inspire a much-needed focus on Lyme disease among researchers SILICON VALLEY, Calif., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Bay Area Lyme Foundation, the leading nonprofit funder of innovative Lyme disease research in the US, today announced a call for applications for its 'Bay Area Lyme Foundation Emerging Leader Award' and accompanying $100,000 grant. This award will be given to a promising scientist who embodies the future of leadership in Lyme disease...

2014-10-15 23:03:28

Groupware employees will design and build six playhouses for three local charities: InnVision Shelter Network, Cystic Fibrosis Foundation and South Bay Blue Star Moms. The company will host its third annual Habitat for Humanity East Bay/Silicon Valley (EB/SV) Playhouse Build at its headquarters in Campbell, CA on Friday, October 24th, 2014. Campbell, CA (PRWEB) October 15, 2014 Groupware Technology, Inc., a leading information technology solution provider, today announced it will host the...

2014-10-14 12:25:42

Book Documents New Business Models that Lead to 10x Performance Increases NEW YORK, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Diversion Books and Singularity University today released Exponential Organizations: Why New Organizations Are Ten Times Better, Faster, Cheaper Than Yours (and What to Do About It) by leading technology strategist Salim Ismail. The groundbreaking business book - both a how-to manual and a compelling look at the future of enterprises - is currently available for purchase at...

2014-10-09 12:33:38

New startup/advisor matching service goes live to connect growth-stage startups to largest community of top industry executives across major technology hubs around the world SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- At its second annual H2O Global Innovation Leadership Summit in San Francisco, H2 (h2.co), the premier leadership network for the digital industry, announced it has opened applications for H2 Insights (h2.co/insights), featuring a unique global advisor platform to match...

2014-10-06 23:02:58

HR Technology offers new talent acquisition solution for businesses small, medium and enterprise. San Bruno, CA (PRWEB) October 06, 2014 TalentCircles© Inc., a Silicon Valley based HR technology company announced the launch of their long-awaited Small Business Talent Community that will offer all of the features and recruiting functions that are essential to transform recruiting and make it human again. TalentCircles will be equipping the smaller recruiting departments with the...


Word of the Day
conjunto
  • A style of popular dance music originating along the border between Texas and Mexico, characterized by the use of accordion, drums, and 12-string bass guitar and traditionally based on polka, waltz, and bolero rhythms.
The word 'conjunto' comes through Spanish, from Latin coniūnctus, past participle of coniungere, to join together; see conjoin