A Silicon Valley Centennial

A Silicon Valley Centennial

There are 2 comments on the Santa Cruz Sentinel story from May 9, 2009, titled A Silicon Valley Centennial. In it, Santa Cruz Sentinel reports that:

The term "Silicon Valley" wasn't coined until the early 1970s, reflecting the locale's stature in the semiconductor industry.

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Soquel, CA

#1 May 9, 2009
Stanford still asks applicants whom they know and what their mommies and daddies do for a living. It is soooooo retro.

Palo Alto, CA

#2 May 11, 2009
Unfortunately some of the well known companies founded by Stanford people have folded rather quickly - case in point....Sun, Silicon Graphics.

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