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Drones, Googleplexes and Hyperloops

I don’t know if it’s just me, or if there has been a lot of news lately about technology and construction:

General

Google Is Planning a Massive New Headquarters

Google is planning to unveil plans for a sprawling new headquarters this week, according to The New York Times, but some residents of the company’s hometown of Mountain View, Calif. 154 more words

A very Google dinner: greetings from Google HQ

My San Francisco experience wouldn’t have been complete without a trip across Palo Alto to Google’s headquarters and Campus in Mountain View’s Googleplex. How did I get in? 373 more words

Travel

30th August: The Titans of Silicon Valley

Saturday 30/08/2014
Andie writing

We had a relaxing morning with a long lie-in (surprise)! While we did some washing, we also filled the AirBnb host’s spa pool and had a nice long spa :). 1,104 more words

Tyrannosaurus Attacked by Flamingos

This is Stan, a statue molded from preserved T-Rex fossils and auctioned for charity by the former owners of the Google site on which the Googleplex now sits. 18 more words

Art And Artist

Coffee With Philip K. Dick in San Jose, California

San Jose, California is for the sharks. There is a ruthlessness in its inhabitants as gnarled as the chum hook. What was once the throngs of conveyor belts and smelt plants has been surmised by mathematical algorithms of data: statistical metaphysics, standard deviation and coefficients of ‘natural consumption’, social networking, and cost-benefit analysis. 296 more words