What is Silicon Valley?

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Silicon Valley is the area in California where many high tech firms are based. This term was first coined in 1971, but didn’t come into common usage until the 1980’s. This area, south of San Francisco was first known as an agricultural area, but even as early as 1909, the area was known for innovative technology. Stanford University is based in … Read More

Visiting California

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California is a beautiful state on the west coast of the United States. It spans from the north, to the south with the border with Mexico. There are many places to see and things to do in California. One place to start is the national parks. Yosemite National Park is in the Northern part of the state, it is the … Read More