Tag Archives: Palo Alto
A visual look around town while we recuperate from cold weather. We find: IDEO puts up directions to find its new home; Philz Coffee gives love and good vibes; City Hall does an LED tree as we import Arctic temps; … read more
Jerry Garcia is gone. St. Michael’s Alley isn’t what it used to be. But every once in a while we are reminded that music is still alive and important here in Palo Alto. I’m sorry that the video didn’t turn … read more
The Palo Alto Daily Post reports that the incredible Roth building on Homer Ave. that formerly housed The Palo Alto Medical Foundation (prior to its incarnation in a building that looks like a minimum security prison), is finally coming to … read more
We like big data here. We apply metrics and massage it for messages. Here’s some big data of an unsettling sort. I visited El Palo Alto the other day. It’s 1073 years old. That’s an impressive number. Kind of like … read more
Philz coffee, downtown Palo Alto, where people speak in code. read more
Neighborhood watch time: Precursor to the iWatch? different? better? I don’t know but it’s here now: Meet Pebble Check emails, texts, lots more..go to the site and check them out. But do look at reviews – they go from bad experience … read more
Theranos is almost the new new thing in your consciousness. They are about to make a big announcement of the opening of the Palo Alto Store in the Walgreen’s on University Ave. Right now it is only for family, friends, … read more
IDEO in downtown Palo Alto.
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Sometimes it is so much fun to sit at Cafe Venetia in Palo Alto besides the good coffee and veggie quiche. This is one of them. A Palo Alto institution as much as Cafe Venetia.
I said it before: Big money follows big data follows big disruption. The Silicon Valley Business Journal recently wrote about Sequoia Capital Investor Michael Moritz arguing the position that collectively we are creating a massive data factory by our willingness to … read more
I have to forget the Palo Alto I knew and raised the kids in from the kindergarten on (Addison, Escondido, Jordan, Palo Alto High – oh yes and a year for one of the three at Fairmeadow Elementary). Moving on … read more
September 17th, evening, Palo Alto Apple Store, Waiting in THE LINE Lawrence is still first but he’s taking a break….
Damage Control for your DNA? Yes! Welcome to Exogen and MyDNABreaks(r) a DNA damage test. I’m in love here, just falling in love….first Theranos and its nanosecond microtesting and now my broken DNA has a kit for testing also using … read more
Theranos is disrupting technology at its best. Almost. Theranos the company is a great idea that will make life easier, less expensive, and put power in the hands of people. Almost. Explanation: Theranos is changing the way blood testing is … read more
On Friday August 16th, 2013 if you worked for Palantir in Palo Alto you had duck for dinner and pork chops and a cheese and charcuterie platter. read more
WHAT IS THE ACCELERATOR? (and why oh why did they have to take our Varsity?) “We are launching the Samsung Accelerator as an incubator for startups. Samsung is committed to building great customer experiences by marrying our leading hardware with … read more