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Beijing to Upgrade Its Local Silicon Valley Zhongguancun

Beijing to Upgrade Its Local Silicon Valley Zhongguancun

Beijing, April 11 (IANS) China will invest around $1.5 billion to upgrade Beijing's Zhongguancun district or the "Silicon Valle...

Apr 11 2016, 8:47am CDT

NFL 1st & Future Startup Competition Connects Silicon Valley to Super Bowl 50

NFL 1st & Future Startup Competition Connects Silicon Valley to Super Bowl 50

The Super Bowl comes to Silicon Valley. There will be startup competition on the day before Super Bowl 50, where the NFL hands...

Jan 21 2016, 1:21am CST

Windows 10

Microsoft Thanks Partners for Adopting Windows 10; Pledges Collaboration with Silicon

Microsoft was very delighted at the just concluded CES 2016 to observe that several partners including Lenovo, Acer, Toshiba, H...

Jan 18 2016, 4:42am CST

New Polymer material

Japanese Scientists Develop Polymer Material That Prevents Energy Loss as Silicon Materials

Japanese scientists have published a paper titled “High Efficiency Polymer Solar Cells With Small Photon Energy Loss” in the jo...

Dec 4 2015, 10:10am CST

Narendra Modi Courts Silicon Valley Companies, Making India the New China

Narendra Modi Courts Silicon Valley Companies, Making India the New China

India’s prime minister, Narendra Modi, is courting the top technology companies in Silicon Valley. On Saturday, Mr. Modi visite...

Sep 28 2015, 1:55am CDT

William Shatner Confirmed for Steve Wozniak's Silicon Valley Comic-Con

William Shatner Confirmed for Steve Wozniak's Silicon Valley Comic-Con

Captain Kirk aka William Shatner will be attending the first ever Silicon Valley Comic-Con. No other than Apple co-founder Stev...

Sep 23 2015, 12:59am CDT

Black Phosphorus Could Pack More Transistors than Silicon on a Chip

Black Phosphorus Could Pack More Transistors than Silicon on a Chip

Black Phosphorus needs a nick name quick if it wants to replace Silicon in computer chips. How about just "black."...

Jul 7 2015, 2:01pm CDT

Silicon Valley Creator Mike Judge Reveals Season 3 Plans

Silicon Valley Creator Mike Judge Reveals Season 3 Plans

Silicon Valley – the American comedy sitcom started on April 6th last year. The series focused on six young men who found a sta...

Jun 15 2015, 8:02am CDT

HBO renews Veep and Silicon Valley for 5th and 3rd Season

HBO renews Veep and Silicon Valley for 5th and 3rd Season

The program series titled Veep is coming on HBO alongside Silicon Valley once again. This is cause for celebration among the fa...

Apr 14 2015, 5:27am CDT

Google presents plan to extend headquarters at Silicon Valley

Google presents plan to extend headquarters at Silicon Valley

The new construction will have movable blocks under translucent canopies...

Feb 28 2015, 11:25am CST

CES 2015: Silicon Image Introduces MHL Receivers for Automotive Infotainment Systems

CES 2015: Silicon Image Introduces MHL Receivers for Automotive Infotainment Systems

Silicon Image today introduced its MHL receivers that are specially designed to address the demands of automotive market....

Dec 16 2014, 8:00am CST

Syfy lets you in on a Silicon Valley Secret: The Bazillion Dollar Club

Syfy lets you in on a Silicon Valley Secret: The Bazillion Dollar Club

Syfy is about to let you in on a secret and that is the Bazillion Dollar Club. It is a documentary series that will send adrena...

Nov 26 2014, 6:12am CST

Crime-Fighting Robots Go On Patrol In Silicon Valley

Crime-Fighting Robots Go On Patrol In Silicon Valley

The security robots are autonomous, meaning they operate on their own...

Nov 22 2014, 10:20am CST

Magic Johnson has the Solution to the Diversity Divide in Tech Industry

Magic Johnson has the Magic to solve Diversity Divide in Silicon Valley

Erstwhile basketball player, Magic Johnson has the solution to the diversity divide in Silicon Valley as far as the scarcity of...

Oct 23 2014, 4:58am CDT

Missing Drone Flyer Spotted in Silicon Valley

Missing Drone Flyer Spotted in Silicon Valley

The “missing” signs on telephone poles aren’t just for the furry set anymore. These days, a robotic friend is as likely to wand...

Jul 9 2014, 8:23am CDT

Silicon Valley's Secret Subculture, Not So Secret Anymore

Silicon Valley Secret Subculture Revealed

Silicon Valley has many strengths, but a classic complaint is that the region has no artistic culture.  People moan that i...

Apr 15 2014, 7:03am CDT

HBO Silicon Valley Premiere Review

HBO Silicon Valley Premiere Review

If you caught Mike Judge’s new show on HBO last night, you ought to know what it’s called. Characters made at least five r...

Apr 7 2014, 8:59am CDT

The Dirtiest (And Cleanest) Tech Cafeterias In Silicon Valley

The Dirtiest (And Cleanest) Tech Cafeterias In Silicon Valley

Resentment is at the heart of San Francisco’s roiling culture war — resentment, in particular, over the sleek corporate shuttle...

Mar 7 2014, 12:41am CST

Silicon Valley boom eludes many, drives income gap

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Arwin Buditom guards some of the most successful high-tech firms in America. Joseph Farfan keeps their...

Mar 6 2014, 12:46am CST

What's Up Down Under: Silicon Beach Showing Signs Of Growth (Part 2)

What's Up Down Under: Silicon Beach Showing Signs Of Growth (Part 2)

The night of the closing reception at AON in Sydney, Australia, was one that really made me proud of the eight women entreprene...

Mar 4 2014, 6:26pm CST

I4U news

French leader heads to Silicon Valley to talk tech

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — France's president was visiting San Francisco on Wednesday and meeting with Silicon Valley technology lead...

Feb 12 2014, 3:38pm CST

Can London's Tech City Measure Up To Silicon Valley?

Can London's Tech City Measure Up To Silicon Valley?

U.K. venture capital may be heading toward a comeback, judging from several new funds and entrepreneurial action in tech h...

Feb 6 2014, 8:37am CST

Silicon Valley Revitalized

Silicon Valley Revitalized

Silicon Valley booming with higher incomes, housing prices, but middle class, poor left behind SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Jobs, in...

Feb 4 2014, 7:20pm CST

Tom Perkins And Five Other Supervillain Moments From Silicon Valley

Tom Perkins And Five Other Supervillain Moments From Silicon Valley

Action movie villains suffer from a curious compulsion to explain their evil schemes, usually while the hero is surreptitiously...

Jan 28 2014, 4:02pm CST

I4U news

Silicon Valley has EV Charge Station Shortage

Too few charging ports for electric cars in Silicon Valley creates 'charge rage' incidents PALO ALTO, Calif. (AP) — An increasi...

Jan 20 2014, 1:17pm CST

To End California Drought, Fill More Hollywood And Silicon Valley Swimming Pools

To End California Drought, Fill More Hollywood And Silicon Valley Swimming Pools

For every action, there is an equal and opposite government program.  —unknown One the heels of a West Virginia water contam...

Jan 18 2014, 1:36pm CST

Chess Champ Carlsen Delights Silicon Valley With Dry Wit

Chess Champ Carlsen Delights Silicon Valley With Dry Wit

He’s awkward. He’s charming. At age 23, he’s the new chess champion of the world. And in a Silicon Valley speaking appearance,...

Jan 17 2014, 1:31am CST

Coupa At The Golf Course: A New Meeting Place For The New Silicon Valley

Coupa At The Golf Course: A New Meeting Place For The New Silicon Valley

@giorodriguez: The Coupa Cafe, at the Stanford Golf Course, is such a great place.  Please don’t tell anyone  When I first move...

Jan 16 2014, 11:46am CST

Silicon Valley Taking A Smaller Slice Of The VC Pie

Silicon Valley Taking A Smaller Slice Of The VC Pie

Other tech hubs are receiving a higher percentage of global venture capital investment, according to new data. Each year new te...

Jan 13 2014, 7:31am CST

The Best Coffee Shops of Silicon Valley

The Best Coffee Shops of Silicon Valley

To know an innovation ecosystem, drink coffee.  That’s my secret weapon. People often ask me how to understand an ecosystem.  I...

Jan 13 2014, 6:01am CST

I4U news

Can An Uber Investor Bring Silicon Valley Disruption To Healthcare?

Several tweets today from Benchmark Capital partner Bill Gurley suggests that the legendary VC firm – famous for their backing...

Jan 10 2014, 7:51pm CST

How Silicon Valley Could Destabilize The Democratic Party

How Silicon Valley Could Destabilize The Democratic Party

Much has been written, often with considerable glee, about the worsening divide in the Republican Party between its corporate a...

Jan 9 2014, 3:16pm CST

Top Ten Trends That Shaped The Silicon Dragon World In 2013

Top Ten Trends That Shaped The Silicon Dragon World In 2013

As the year comes to close, here’s a look at some leading trends that have shaped the startup scene in Asia during 2013. 1. The...

Dec 23 2013, 12:36pm CST

Holiday Gift Guide 2013: Silicon Power Rugged Armor A80 1 TB 2.5-Inch USB 3.0 and USB 2.0 Military Grade Portable External Hard Drive SP010TBPHDA80S3B (Blue) at $83.99

Holiday Gift Guide 2013: Silicon Power Rugged Armor A80 1 TB 2.5-Inch USB 3.0 and USB 2.0 Military Grade Portable External Hard Drive SP010TBPHDA80S3B (Blue) at $83.99

Here is another hot Holiday gift tip from the I4U News Holiday Gift Guide 2013. Take a look below what we have found for you in...

Dec 22 2013, 9:41am CST

Ken DeLeon, Top Silicon Valley Sales Agent: Why Chinese Buyers Love Palo Alto

Ken DeLeon, Top Silicon Valley Sales Agent: Why Chinese Buyers Love Palo Alto

The Chinese are buying more residential properties in the U.S., to put their money into safer ground for investment reasons, as...

Dec 20 2013, 8:35am CST

Silicon Valley will Wake up to SF BART Strike

Silicon Valley will Wake up to SF BART Strike

The Unions left the table and will likely go on strike....

Jul 1 2013, 2:24am CDT

Super Bowl L hosted by Silicon Valley

Super Bowl L hosted by Silicon Valley

San Francisco will host the Super Bowl 50 in 2016....

May 22 2013, 3:56am CDT

Blueseed Visa Free Silicon Valley Startup Ship gains Interest

Blueseed Visa Free Silicon Valley Startup Ship gains Interest

Blueseed lets startups work near Silicon Valley without Visas and green cards. Apparently over 130 startups around the world wo...

May 8 2012, 3:48am CDT

Best Buy Super Bowl 2012 Ad stars Silicon Valley Inventors Phillipe Kahn and Kevin Systrom

Best Buy Super Bowl 2012 Ad stars Silicon Valley Inventors Phillipe Kahn and Kevin Systrom

The Best Buy Super Bowl 2012 commercial has different kind of celebrities: Geeks....

Feb 1 2012, 5:04am CST

Tribeca Silicon Sleeve for iPhone and iPod Touch Hard Shell Case Review

Tribeca Silicon Sleeve for iPhone and iPod Touch Hard Shell Case Review

iPhone and iPod touch case perfect for sports fans...

Sep 30 2010, 1:09pm CDT