10 votes

Facebook datacenter location

Facebook does not have a datacenter anywhere in CA. Their datacenter is in Oregon and another one elsewhere in USA (but I know for a fact that there is none in CA). They also have one in Sweden. In ...
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Visiting software development companies in LA area/Silicon Valley

None of the major software companies based in the San Francisco Bay Area (including Silicon Valley) appear to offer tours to the general public; I looked up Google, Facebook, Apple, Oracle, Hewlett-...
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5 votes

Cheapest way to get from SFO to Stanford?

Welcome to Bay Area! Enjoy the weather, forgive the traffic! Now, depending on what you consider the best: Fastest: taxi (unless you arrive in rush hour). Expect to pay $60-100. Reasonably fast: ...
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5 votes

Cheapest way to get from SFO to Stanford?

The cheapest public transit option that I can find seems to be SamTrans bus 398 or KX to any stop on El Camino Real, and then SamTrans bus ECR to Palo Alto, for a total of $4.50 ($2.25 for each bus).
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5 votes
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Mission Impossible: get from Sunnyvale to the Google campus

Assuming you're starting right by El Camino (CA-82) and the Lawrence Expressway, Google Maps and Waze generally recommend the Lawrence Expressway to 101. This is the most logical and direct route as ...
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4 votes

Visiting software development companies in LA area/Silicon Valley

Blizzard Entertainment (known for Warcraft, Diablo, Starcraft and other games) in Irvine, CA, offers tours, but only on a limited basis. If you're interested, you should contact them as soon as ...
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Visiting software development companies in LA area/Silicon Valley

You could try doing meetups. For example... http://www.meetup.com/sfhtml5/ There's a Nov 24 meetup at the Google San Francisco offices and another on Dec 12. January is probably a bit too far away ...
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Mission Impossible: get from Sunnyvale to the Google campus

Firstly, the intersection of El Camino Real (82) and Lawrence is in Santa Clara, not Sunnyvale - but near enough. There is no correct answer to this question. I live very (very!) close to the ...
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Where can a person rent a motorcycle in Palo Alto or Mountain View (California, USA)?

There are several! I guess you'd want a list or the 'best', so I've tried to accommodate that by linking to the Yelp list of such places in Palo Alto. The currently 'top rated' one there is Dubbelju ...
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Day use/hourly rooms convenient to SFO or Sunnyvale?

As the Freshen Up! at SFO is too costly ($40 - 1 hour • $10 per 15-minute increments first two hours and then $8 per 15-minute increment after), another option would be an airport lounge. All are ...
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