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2014-07-23 16:31:02

SAN FRANCISCO, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Innovation in Japan - U.S. Business and Technology Awards program has announced the programming for its fourth annual Innovation Symposium, set for Friday, July 25, 2014 at Stanford University's Arrillaga Alumni Center. The Japan - U.S. Innovation Awards, organized by the Japan Society of Northern California, showcase pioneering Japanese and Japan - U.S. innovation and entrepreneurship across a diverse range of established and emerging market...

2014-07-22 12:35:23

Company Offers Full ITAD Services with Focus on Asset Refurbishing and Remarketing SILICON VALLEY, Calif., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ITRenew, Inc., an industry leader in IT asset disposition (ITAD) services and data sanitization software is celebrating the opening of a new, larger facility in Toronto, Canada. The new building is scheduled to open for business on August 1, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140108/SF42039LOGO "We are experiencing tremendous growth, both...

2014-07-15 08:36:44

SAN FRANCISCO, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Optimizely, the fastest-growing optimization platform in the world, is traveling to Seattle, Atlanta, Chicago, Los Angeles, New York and Silicon Valley between July and September this year. The Optimizely Experience (#OptEx14), which begins on July 29, aims to bring together industry experts in product development and marketing to share the latest in experience optimization. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130425/SF00536LOGO The...

2014-07-10 16:21:04

Patented protective technology supported at Flextronics' Silicon Valley Customer Innovation Center and Flextronics' Design & Engineering Team Globally SAN JOSE, Calif. and DRAPER, Utah, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Flextronics, a leading end-to-end global supply chain solutions company, is expanding its open innovation platform by introducing submersible thin film protective technology for any kind of electronics assembly, device or component through an expanding partnership with...

2014-07-09 12:23:09

Company Shows Continued Commitment to Sustainability and Environmental Concerns SILICON VALLEY, Calif., July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ITRenew, Inc., an industry leader in IT asset disposition (ITAD) services and data sanitization software is proud to announce the expansion of their operations in Brazil. Prior to this expansion, ITRenew had maintained a facility just outside Sao Paulo that was dedicated solely to secure data sanitization and computer drive refurbishing. The expanded...

High School Students Being Recruited By Silicon Valley Firms
2014-07-09 09:55:14

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The National Basketball Association (NBA) has come under heat in recent years for scouting players at the high school level and as a result the league has imposed age rules on drafting players. Now Silicon Valley tech giants are the ones that are eyeing a very different type of high school talent. On Tuesday Bloomberg reported that Facebook is just one of several tech companies rolling out the red carpet in an effort to recruit summer...

2014-07-03 23:02:58

Whipsaw Inc. wins big at the 2014 IDEA competition with a total of 9 winners and finalists combined in product design. San Jose, CA (PRWEB) July 03, 2014 Whipsaw Inc., the Silicon Valley-based Industrial Design and Engineering firm that creates innovative products for companies around the globe, announces their win of 3 IDEA Awards and 6 finalists at the 2014 International Design Excellence Awards (IDEA), an initiative of the Industrial Designers Society of America (IDSA). The IDEA...

2014-06-27 23:01:22

SoftTech VC announced the closing of SoftTech VC IV, an $85 million venture capital fund focused on seed stage opportunities in B2B and B2C technology. With offices in Palo Alto and San Francisco, the firm's key sectors are Software-As-A-Service (SaaS) – including mobile infrastructure and services, vertical SaaS and cloud infrastructure, B2C services and connected devices, and marketplaces. Palo Alto, CA (PRWEB) June 27, 2014 Today, SoftTech VC (http://www.softtechvc.com) announced...

2014-06-26 23:14:01

Clinovo, a Technology-focused CRO Based in Silicon Valley, to Leverage Keet’s Leadership Experience in Healthcare IT. Sunnyvale, CA (PRWEB) June 26, 2014 Glenn Keet, former President at Axolotl and Senior Vice President at Optum, joins Clinovo as the new Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Glenn brings nearly 30 years of experience in the Healthcare IT industry to the Sunnyvale-based Contract Research Organization (CRO). Founder Ale Gicqueau simultaneously transitioned into the role of...

2014-06-26 23:03:49

Pooki’s Mahi encourages people to relax and cool down with refreshing iced tea mocktails this summer. As a food and beverage etailer of 100% Kona coffees, award-winning teas and specialty products, Pooki’s Mahi of Silicon Valley announced today that they have launched an iced tea collection that will provide customers with 43 flavorful teas in four forms to choose from. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) June 26, 2014 Pooki’s Mahi, 2013 and 2014’s Food & Beverage of the Year winner and...


Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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