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Silicon Valley’s Ghost Town: Welcome to Alviso, California

Logo 75 9127018198_c6d1b32c80_sBloomberg Businessweek’s Ashlee Vance visits Alviso, California, a forgotten town at the edges of Palo Alto and Mountainview that’s a destination for Silicon Valley engineers looking for good Mexican food.

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10 Movers And Shakers Of Silicon Valley – Infographic

These 10 entrepreneurs went big and call nothing but the Valley home. Veterans and newbies alike rock the worlds of tech, social media, and business. Continue reading

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U.S. Innovation Economy at a Crossroads – Infographic

If you ask an average American whether they’re happy about the sluggish economic recovery, many would answer with a resounding “no.” Put the same question to a startup owner in the white-hot technology sector, however, and you’ll probably get a much warmer response.

About 72% of startups reported optimism about the economy this year in a study conducted by Silicon Valley Bank. Compare that to the 71% of Americans who rated economic conditions as poor and 58% who said their own economic condition would be better off a year from now in a recent USA Today/Gallup poll, and you’ll discover there’s an above-average optimistic tone amongst the startup community…Read More

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Silicon Valley setting up shop in New York City…