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Primary Chapter: Silicon Valley

Dan Holden

Journalist, Publisher, Social Media Consultant

I am a journalist and blogger with 25 years experience working in and around technology industries such as chip design and manufacturing, wireless networking and mobile computing, alternative energy, large and small screen video and film technologies, and social media. I'm also a bit of a tech history buff and I enjoy discussions about the impact of social media on traditional journalism and other forms of communication.

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10.06.2013
Studio Bongiorno is in its Element with Halloween Show
Phil Bongiorno was in his element today with the opening of a new exhibit called “HALLOWED…To Respect and Honor Greatly” at Studio Bongiorno (500 Lincoln Street, Santa Clara CA 95050). The opening...
Social Media Journal
09.28.2013
What the hell is John McAfee going to talk about?
What is John McAfee going to talk about with me at C2SV on Saturday, September 28? We’ll have a wide ranging discussion, talking about his life in Belize, running a pharmaceutical business and...
Social Media Journal
09.11.2013
Opinion: Colors are the New Weakest Link
Smartphones are engineered to break. There’s no sneaking around this truth. They are small, they are designed to fit in a shirt pocket or a pants pocket, they can be placed precariously on a table or...
Social Media Journal
09.04.2013
Same Script, Different Movie
Those of us with any historical memory at all will remember that the pretext for war in Afghanistan was 9/11, but the pretext for war in Iraq was not. Seemingly, it was about human rights abuses and...
Social Media Journal
07.16.2013
Zimmerman Prosecution Missed Three Key Pieces of Evidence
The George Zimmerman verdict left many people numb with disbelief. How could a jury NOT come to the obvious conclusion that Trayvon Martin, an innocent kid who had simply gone to the market to buy...
Social Media Journal
06.13.2013
Zombie Writer Chills Children’s Classic in Velveteen
Saul Tanpepper has done it again. And this time, he’s transformed an endearing children’s classic into a terrifying zombie thriller, one that will raise more hairs on your neck than anything you’ve...
Social Media Journal
06.11.2013
The Obama Presidency: Our Deepest Fears
For all its conflict, suspense, spy-vs.-spy thrills and road-raging races through bigotry, racism, fear-mongering, intelligence-gathering, gun-toting, vote-tampering, court-wrenching constitution-...
Social Media Journal
05.23.2013
A Modest Proposal For Disaster Response
A 10-step proposal for responding to hurricanes, floods, tornadoes and wild fires. Note: This idea was triggered watching a news report which noted there were no storm shelters in any of the schools...
Social Media Journal
04.18.2013
From the Wayback Machine: My 16-year-old Article on PDAs
NOTE: I wrote this article almost 16 years ago for the San Jose-Silicon Valley Business Journal Focus section on Consumer Electronics.  It’s kind of fun to look back at the reality of how and why the...
Social Media Journal
04.09.2013
Brian Solis: Driving Change Management with New Media
Note: This article is one of a series of social media profiles I am writing for the Social Media Club. You can find this original at the Social Media club site, here. I’m posting it to my own blog...
Social Media Journal

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