Silicon Valley News

Monday, December 20, 2010

Silicon Valley a bright spot in California's ailing economy


Silicon Valley is inching ahead of the rest of California, showing the best signs of life in the state's still-ailing $1.9 trillion economy. Over the past six months, the unemployment rate in the tech-laden Northern California region has eased more quickly than the rest of the state as local companies such as Brocade and Juniper Networks have ramped up hiring and expanded operations, reports the Wall Street Journal . Read more