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The Role of Cities in Cultivating Silicon Valley Innovation

The post, “Big Idea 2014: Goodbye Silicon Valley, Hello Silicon Cities” caught our attention. Bruce Katz, the author of the post and a vice president at the Brooking Institution, takes the position that while Silicon Valley has delivered stellar innova…
m the entrepreneurs at WorkSpace Fremont and Planet Magpie http://www.thinksiliconvalley.com/blog/2014/01/role-cities-cultivating-silicon-valley-innovation

"Reshore Your IT" a Bumper Sticker Revolution in Fremont!

We’ve talked a lot about the reshoring of manufacturing on this blog. But how about IT? Planet Magpie, a Fremont-based IT consulting firm is trying to start this conversation using a decidedly un-cloud-like tool -- the bumper sticker. With the statement…
Planet Magpieking an effort to extend the debate offline. Planet Magpie including a 2012 Planet Magpie white paper called… on Planet Magpie http://www.thinksiliconvalley.com/blog/2014/03/reshore-your-it-bumper-sticker-revolution-fremont

Tech Trends for Small Business: Cloud Adoption

​Few markets benefit from new technology more than small business. New software, gadgets, online services ─ all are ready to help small businesses do more and reach further, and take less time doing it. However, not all small businesses use technology …
http://www.thinksiliconvalley.com/blog/2017/04/tech-trends-small-business-cloud-adoption

Tech Trends for Small Business: Email Safety

For small businesses, email stands as their primary communication and marketing tool. At PlanetMapgie, an IT support agency, we’ve seen plenty of ways business owners use email. For example, some only looked at email on their phone. Others forwarded their…
http://www.thinksiliconvalley.com/blog/2017/12/tech-trends-small-business-email-safety