San Jose metro area is still tops for tech — here"s where it leads

The San Jose metro area leads the U.S. for both the portion of its gross regional product that comes from the tech industry and the percentage of its entire GDP that's tied to tech......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 16th, 2020

Mayo Clinic tops U.S. News & World Report"s annual "Best Hospitals" list

Mayo Clinic has been named the best hospital in Florida and the Jacksonville metro area in U.S. News & World Report's annual "Best Hospitals" rankings published July 28. In this year's rankings, Mayo Clinic in Florida tied for the No. 1 spo.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 28th, 2020

Covid-19 hasn"t infected Silicon Valley"s house-buying market. This is where it will, report says.

The San Jose metro area's housing market is one of the most resilient in the nation, even amid the effects of a coronavirus-induced downturn. But other markets aren't poised to fare as well......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 3rd, 2020

A study found that tech workers could flee dense San Francisco for suburban-like San Jose in the heart of Silicon Valley amid remote working boom

Katie Canales/Business Insider Some surveys suggest there may be an exodus of tech workers from the San Francisco Bay Area due to the COVID-19 pandemic. City-dwellers may relocate to less dense and more affordable locales as work from hom.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 24th, 2020

Local CVBs use tech in tough market

Selling metro Atlanta and its facilities to clients looking for space for meetings, conventions and events is a tougher job these days for area convention and visitors bureaus......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 3rd, 2020

Austin"s iconic SXSW festival was just canceled for the first time in its 34-year history over coronavirus concerns. Here"s what it"s like in the growing tech hub of "Silicon Hills."

Katie Canales/Business Insider Austin, Texas, is the fastest-growing major metro area in the US wit.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 6th, 2020

Tampa metro area among top U.S. markets for residential construction permits in 2019

Tampa ranks among the top 20 metros for the number of residential building permits issued to developers, according to a recent report by Apartment Guide. As of July 2019, Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, Texas, leads the nation with 36,073 permi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 16th, 2019

High-tech job growth concentrated in five metro areas: Study

Boston, San Francisco, San Jose, Seattle and San Diego accounted for more than 90% of growth in high-tech jobs between 2005 and 2017, according to the Brookings Institution......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsDec 9th, 2019

Twin Cities could become key tech hub, with some help, Brookings report says

The Minneapolis/St. Paul metro area has the potential to be one of America's next major tech-sector hubs, a report from the Brookings Institution released Monday said. But there's one metro area standing in the way of being the premiere new tech haven......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 9th, 2019

Small city north of Charlotte ranks among tops in nation for economic growth

Charlotte's economic growth often garners an abundance of attention for its fast pace, but it's another, albeit smaller, city in the metro area that ranked among the top 20 fastest-growing economies in the U.S. Concord ranked at No. 16 in a new stud.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 15th, 2019

This Seattle-area luxury mall caters to tech moguls and ultra-rich tourists. Here"s what it"s like to shop there.

Irene Jiang / Business Insider Bellevue, Washington is in one of the richest metro areas in America. It's home to tech m.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 29th, 2019

More people are leaving NYC metro area daily than anywhere else in U.S.

Scores of people are l area behind daily. New York leads all U.S. metro areas as the largest net loser, with 277 people moving every day—more than double the net exodus of 132 just one year ago. Los... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkAug 31st, 2019

Taronis Tech to open manufacturing facility in Phoenix

Taronis Technologies Inc. announced plans Tuesday to establish a 50,000-square foot manufacturing facility in the greater Phoenix metro area. The facility is expected to house approximately 10 engineers and 12 to 15 technicians. It also will inclu.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 28th, 2019

Tech talent job growth accelerates in New York metro area

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Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyAug 2nd, 2019

Rambus joins flock of tech companies moving to North San Jose with new HQ lease

The chip technology company is moving its headquarters from Sunnyvale to North San Jose, where it will join a growing list of large enterprises that have moved down the Peninsula to the Bay Area's largest city......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 11th, 2019

The Funded: Zoom"s valuation passes Lyft"s as its stock continues to pop

The fact that Zoom Video Communications Inc. was valued higher than Pinterest Inc. surprised people last week. Now the market cap of the San Jose cloud-based video business has surpassed the valuation of the other big Bay Area tech unicorn that went pub.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 22nd, 2019

Guest Column: Keep federal funds coming for tech, science research

KU Chancellor Dr. Douglas Girod and Black & Veatch Chairman Steve Edwards make a case for how the benefits of research ripple throughout the metro area. That support should be maintained......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 29th, 2019

Demand for technology jobs grows in South Florida

The Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach metro area outpaced the national average for year-over-year growth in technology jobs. In 2018, South Florida saw a 3 percent rise in net tech employment — an increase of 4,262 jobs year-over-year — ac.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 27th, 2019

Boston investor buys downtown San Jose trophy tower for $101.5 million

The deal closed at a nearly $20.55 million markup from three years ago, highlighting the strengthening downtown San Jose commercial real estate market as tech companies continue to flock to and expand in the area......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 20th, 2018

Best city for singles? Probably not San Jose, according to new analysis

All the single ladies (and men) might want to think twice about looking for love in the San Jose metro area, which only gets a "B" grade in a new analysis ranking the best metros for the un-coupled. The apartment website Zumper this week publishe.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 27th, 2018

New York"s tech startups awash in funding

Venture funding is flowing through New York's tech startups. In the first quarter of the year, VC-backed companies in the metro area took in $2.6 billion in investments, according to the MoneyTree... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMay 9th, 2018