Santa Clara County Newswire (Page 8)

Santa Clara County Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Santa Clara County, CA. (Page 8)

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  1. Obama Onboard with Road Testing of Autonomous VehiclesRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Insurance Journal West

    Automated cars have the backing of President Barack Obama, who's signed off on what's largely been a hands-off approach to regulating the burgeoning industry, U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx said. The U.S. is allowing road trials by the likes of Alphabet Inc. and Uber Technologies Inc. because real-world testing is critical to the technology's acceptance, and for companies and regulators to understand its potential, Foxx said in an interview Saturday.

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  2. Password breach could have ripple effects well beyond YahooRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | KFBB

    As investors and investigators weigh the damage of Yahoo's massive breach to the internet icon, information security experts worry that the record-breaking haul of password data could be used to open locks up and down the web. While it's unknown to what extent the stolen data has been or will be circulating, giant breaches can send ripples of insecurity across the internet.

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  3. NTT Facilities and Vigilent to Present Data Center Innovation Case Study at Telecom...Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Freshnews

    NTT Facilities and Vigilent will present a case study outlining significant energy savings through data center cooling control at Telecom Council Carrier Connections Executive Summit in Santa Clara NTT Facilities, a leader in designing and constructing state-of-the-art information facilities that support communications and Internet infrastructure, and Vigilent A , the leading provider of dynamic cooling management systems, will team to present a case study at the Telecom Council Carrier Connections Executive Summit at the Computer History Museum in Mountain View, California on Thursday, Sept. 29 at 10.00 am.

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  4. New Mountain Capital Said to Weigh Sale of Information ResourcesRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    New Mountain Capital, a New York-based private-equity firm, is considering exit options for market research company Information Resources Inc., according to people with knowledge of the matter. The buyout firm has held talks with advisers about a possible initial public offering or sale of the company in 2017, said the people, who asked not to be identified because the information is private.

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  5. The nation in briefRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | NWAonline

    ... plant in Sonoma County, officials said Monday. The blaze that started Monday on the southern edge of Santa Clara County quickly spread to 500 acres, threatening radio and television antennas, said California Department of Forestry and Fire ...

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  6. Wildfire forces evacuations in California mountainsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Valley Morning Star

    ... in Sonoma County, officials said. Firefighters working against the blaze in Sonoma County were sent to Santa Clara County after making progress against a 2 square-mile blaze burning near The Geysers, said California Department of Forestry and Fire ...

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  7. Labor Dept. Sues Tech FirmRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | NBC Miami

    The U.S. Department of Labor has filed a lawsuit accusing a high-flying Silicon Valley software company of systematically discriminating against Asian job applicants over the last five years. Palantir Technologies was co-founded by prominent tech financier Peter Thiel, with backing from an investment arm of the CIA.

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  8. faculty enjoy 'silent camaraderie' of Faculty Writers' RetreatsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Stanford

    Since spring 2015, more than four dozen junior faculty members have taken part in weeklong writing retreats sponsored by the Office of the Vice Provost for Faculty Development and Diversity and the Hume Center for Writing and Speaking. On a recent summer day, paper signs taped to the doors of seminar rooms in Building 250 admonished passersby: "Writers at Work.

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  9. physicists develop a more sensitive microscopeRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Stanford

    Anyone who has taken a photo in a poorly lit restaurant or dim concert venue knows all too well the grainy, fuzzy outcomes of low-light imaging. Scientists trying to take images of biological specimens encounter the same issue because they tend to work in low light to avoid damaging delicate samples.

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  10. Labor Dept. Sues Silicon Valley Tech Firm for DiscriminationRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | NBC Bay Area

    The U.S. Department of Labor has filed a lawsuit accusing a high-flying Silicon Valley software company of systematically discriminating against Asian job applicants over the last five years. Palantir Technologies was co-founded by prominent tech financier Peter Thiel, with backing from an investment arm of the CIA.

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  11. GigaDevice and Fujitsu Electronics America Announce Distribution AgreementRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Fujitsu Electronics America will provide sales, marketing and technical support for GigaDevice's products throughout the Americas, including the company's full lines of Flash memory and low-power microcontrollers. "Having Fujitsu Electronics as our distributor is a tremendous help in providing top-level services to our customers in the region," said Michael Hollabaugh, Vice President of Global Marketing and Sales for GigaDevice.

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  12. Loma Fire update: Blaze burns 2,000 acres, forces evacuations, 5 percent containedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... was reported at 2:42 p.m. Monday on Loma Chiquita Road near Loma Prieta Road on the southern edge of Santa Clara County almost exactly between Highway 17 and Highway 101. At least one structure was destroyed, and as many as 300 homes were threatened ...

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  13. After the Housing Dept meeting tonight on regulations for shelters and overnight parking programsRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Menlo Park City Council

    ... dorsed. I called it a "revolutionary development" to have end user input on homeless issues in and around Santa Clara County. Literally unheard of. When you mention stuff like that (homeless input) to those

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  14. Palo Alto approves path to $15 minimum wageRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Palo Alto Weekly

    Palo Alto hopped on a regional bandwagon Monday night when city officials agreed to raise the local minimum wage to $15 an hour by 2019. By a unanimous vote, the City Council joined a movement led by the Cities Association of Santa Clara County and Santa Clara County Mayors to gradually climb to $15 by 2019, up from the current level of $11.

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  15. Palantir Discriminates Against Asians, U.S. Labor Agency AllegesRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Palantir Technologies Inc. discriminates against Asian job applicants in its hiring and selection process, the U.S. Department of Labor alleged in an administrative complaint. Co-founded by billionaire Peter Thiel, the data analysis company is among the most highly vaunted of Silicon Valley startups, securing a $20 billion valuation last year, in part for its contracts with the U.S. Department of Justice's Federal Bureau of Investigation, the Special Operations Command and the Army.

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  16. Wildfire quickly growing near San Jose, hundreds evacuatedRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | UPI

    ... dant on the area. #LomaFire [update] off Loma Prieta Rd and Loma Chiquita Rd, 10 miles NW of Morgan Hill (Santa Clara County) is now 1000 acres. pic.twitter.com/9vh90hW4BP

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  17. eeGeo Partners With AMP for Interactive Real Estate 3D MappingRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | PRWeb

    The strategic partnership will enable powerful new 3D visualization of internal and external real estate spaces around the world, tapping into powerful capabilities never available before. Mobility, Internet of things, Social Interactions, and actionable real time data is transforming Commercial Real Estate, with eeGeo, our collective clients and partners will have a powerful advantage."

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  18. Research Analysts' Weekly Ratings Changes for AmbarellaRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    They now have a $65.38 price target on the stock. 9/16/2016 - Ambarella had its "hold" rating reaffirmed by analysts at Deutsche Bank AG.

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  19. Nokia Intros Gainspeed Platform for Unified Cable AccessRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Converge! Network Digest

    Nokia introduced its new Gainspeed portfolio for unified cable access, supporting all cable access networks including hybrid fiber-coaxial , passive optical networking and point-to-point Ethernet. Nokia said its new platform takes a software-defined Virtualized Converged Cable Access Platform approach that provides the capacity, agility and flexibility cable operators need to deliver new revenue-generating services while significantly reducing operating expenses.

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  20. Another Busy Wildfire Season by the NumbersRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | NBC Bay Area

    It's been another busy and costly fire season throughout California, and the end doesn't seem near in the northern part of the state, with big wildfires igniting this week in Santa Clara and Sonoma counties and the costliest wildfire in state history still burning in Monterey County . So far this year, there have been 5,794 wildfires across California, that have burned 555,866 acres .

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