Birthplace of Silicon Valley

Silicon Valley on #girlTECH

 Today I am going to take you on a little field trip to Silicon Valley. The term “Silicon Valley”, a nickname for the South Bay portion of the San Francisco Bay Area in northern California, was branded in 1970 by Ralph Vaerst, a California entrepreneur. “Silicon” referred to the silicon chip manufacturers who dominated the region, and “Valley” referred to the Santa Clara Valley.  We are going to head that way to check out one of the landmarks that highlights where the tech craze began… [Read more...]

Summer Roundup – girlTECH Gadgets

Summer Gadget List on girlTECH

The official first day of summer is tomorrow. Are you ready for the season? Browse through our GirlTECH summer check list to stock up on any of the latest greatest summertime products that catch your eye… readying you for outdoors, indoors, summer shoes and a cool night’s sleep. Bring on Summer! [Read more...]

Apps that Take Instagram to the Next Level


Instagram just got a little more exciting. We now have new ways to push the reach farther than the twitter, Facebook, Tumblr and Flickr options…. the images can live on in 3-D and be seen by non-followers aplenty. We can now surprise friends with gifts themed by their own snapshots… the possibilities are fun with these trending technologies: [Read more...]

Google Offices

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I was lucky enough to find myself in the innovative Google offices last week while in New York, and they are beyond amazing. So cool that I took a few pictures of the must-see  public areas to share with you. I will share interesting factoids here and there, but otherwise this will be a visual tour.  Google has created a workspace revolution with a creativity level that is off the charts. They own this entire building, so they can do whatever they want with the space, making it unlike any other work environment you will ever encounter. [Read more...]

NOMAD- Convenient Charging on the Go

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The Nomad ChargeCard is a thin smartphone cable that’s designed to fit into even the slimmest wallet. It works like [Read more...]