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Digest #106

We have a variety of highlights to share this week, including game design innovator Jane McGonigal's upcoming visit to BookShop Santa Cruz, MBEP's announcement of a new president, Foodworthy App's launch, a review of the CLV in Victoria, B.C., and a feature about Pagodo Technologies. Plus, more. Start reading!

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 Top Stories: 

  • Monterey Bay Economic Partnership (MBEP) names Kate Roberts as new president. "She brings a broad range of private sector and non-profit experience and will provide dynamic leadership to the organization."

  • "Silicon Valley gets all the hype for being at the cutting edge of technology but next time you take a selfie, hear a bad singer sound good, use a wireless headset, or stand in front of a baseball pitching machine, you should think about our side of the hill." Ten things you didn't know were Invented in Santa Cruz.
  • Federico Faggin, the physicist who developed the first microprocessor, establishes an endowment to support a new direction in physics research at UCSC. What is the Physics of Information? 


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