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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...

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 08:39:33

All based in Silicon Valley, these innovative software and technology firms greatly value ExpertusONE's highly sophisticated, yet incredibly simple to use LMS design SANTA CLARA, Calif., June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Expertus announced today the record, ongoing expansion of its ExpertusONE LMS customer base from the Silicon Valley area. All of the companies are major, global players in the software and technology industries, and are drawn to ExpertusONE's next-gen, forward-looking...


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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