Visual History of Silicon Valley

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The 2000s


The place where Google was born (232 Santa Margarita)

Google's campus, formerly Silicon Graphics campus (2400 Bayshore Parkway, Mountain View)

Google's campus

Google's campus


Google's campus

Google's campus

Google's campus

Google's campus


Google's campus

Google's campus

Google's campus

Google's campus


Google's campus

Google's campus

Google's campus

Google's campus


Google's campus

Google's campus

Google's campus

Google's campus


Noisebridge (2169 Mission)

Noisebridge

Mitch Altman, founder of Noisebridge


Salesforce, Foster City

YouTube: 71 E 3rd Ave, Second Floor, San Mateo

Wikipedia's screenshot (2010)


Saba's prototype

Saba's prototype

Saba's prototype

Saba's prototype


Glam Media (right building) in Brisbane

Hitachi in Brisbane


Twitter (2006): 795 Folsom, San Francisco

Twitter's screenshot

PayPal's screenshot


Affymetrix (1992): 3420 Central Expressway, Santa Clara

Applied Biosystems in Foster City


Bloom Energy at 1252 Orleans Drive, Sunnyvale

Bloom Energy at 1252 Orleans Drive, Sunnyvale

Bloom Energy at 1252 Orleans Drive, Sunnyvale


Complete Genomics at 2071 Stierlin Court, Mountain View

Complete Genomics at 2071 Stierlin Court, Mountain View

Complete Genomics at 2071 Stierlin Court, Mountain View


Complete Genomics at 2071 Stierlin Court, Mountain View

Complete Genomics at 2071 Stierlin Court, Mountain View

Complete Genomics at 2071 Stierlin Court, Mountain View


Actel on Stierlin Court, Mountain View

Xora on Shoreline Blvd, Mountain View

Xojet in Brisbane


Solyndra, 47700 Kato Road, Fremont

Solyndra

Solyndra

Solyndra


Codexis at 200 Penobscot Drive, Redwood City

Codexis at 200 Penobscot Drive, Redwood City

Codexis at 200 Penobscot Drive, Redwood City


Exelixis in South San Francisco

Cytokinetics in South San Francisco

Actuate

Foster City's Bridgepoint Technology Park


The Joint Genome Institute in Walnut Creek

The Joint Genome Institute in Walnut Creek

The Joint Genome Institute in Walnut Creek


The house where Zuckerberg worked on Facebook (2004): 819 La Jennifer Way, Palo Alto

Facebook's original building at 156 University Ave in Palo Alto

Facebook's original building at 156 University Ave in Palo Alto

The building where Teknowledge was


Facebook: 1050 Page Mill Rd, Palo Alto

Facebook: 1050 Page Mill Rd, Palo Alto

Facebook' headquarters in 2015 Facebook' headquarters in 2015 Facebook' headquarters in 2015


Khosla Ventures: 3000 Sand Hill Road, Building 3, Suite 190, Menlo Park


Khosla Ventures: 3000 Sand Hill Road, Building 3, Suite 190, Menlo Park



OnLive: 181 Lytton St, Palo Alto

OnLive: 181 Lytton St, Palo Alto


Amazon's Lab 126 (2004): 20450 Stevens Creek Blvd & DeAnza, Cupertino

Peter Norvig of Google lecturing at Singularity University

Peter Norvig of Google lecturing at Singularity University

Google's self-driving car


Cofinity/Paypal's first office: 349 University Ave, Palo Alto

Buck's Cafe in Woodside where Paypal was formed: 3062 Woodside Road, Woodside

165 University Avenue, Palo Alto, that was both Google's first office and Paypal's second office

165 University Avenue, Palo Alto


Apple's Infinity Loop

Apple's Infinity Loop

Tesla's store: 300 El Camino Real, Menlo Park

Tesla's store: 300 El Camino Real, Menlo Park


Tesla's factory at 3500 Deer Creek, Palo Alto

Tesla's factory at 3500 Deer Creek, Palo Alto

Tesla's factory at 3500 Deer Creek, Palo Alto


Citizen Space, 425 Second St

Zynga, 699 8th St

Adobe at 625 Townsend

The original Uber offices, 540 Washington St


Airbnb, 888 Brannan

Airbnb, 888 Brannan

Founders Space, 450 Townsend St

Founders Space, 450 Townsend St


GoPro, 3000 Clearview Way, San Mateo

Solar City, Clearview Way, San Mateo

Solar City, Clearview Way, San Mateo

Solar City, Clearview Way, San Mateo


The Apple Store in Palo Alto

Ferrari in Redwood City, the largest Ferrari dealer in California

Flowers and apples in front of Steve Jobs' home the day after he died


500 Startup, 444 Castro St, Mountain View

Y Combinator, 335 Pioneer Way, Mountain View

Plug & Play, 440 N. Wolfe Rd, Sunnyvale


Target's "Home Smart Home" exhibition of IoT, San Francisco 2016

Target's "Home Smart Home" exhibition of IoT, San Francisco 2016

Target's "Home Smart Home" exhibition of IoT, San Francisco 2016

Target's "Home Smart Home" exhibition of IoT, San Francisco 2016


Target's "Home Smart Home" exhibition of IoT, San Francisco 2016

Target's "Home Smart Home" exhibition of IoT, San Francisco 2016

Target's "Home Smart Home" exhibition of IoT, San Francisco 2016

Target's "Home Smart Home" exhibition of IoT, San Francisco 2016


Target's "Home Smart Home" exhibition of IoT, San Francisco 2016

Target's "Home Smart Home" exhibition of IoT, San Francisco 2016

Target's "Home Smart Home" exhibition of IoT, San Francisco 2016

Han Jin of Lucid VR demonstrating his 360-degree camera with smartphone, Google Cardboard and Oculus Rift


Hacker Dojo, 599 Fairchild Dr, Mountain View

Hacker Dojo, 599 Fairchild Dr, Mountain View

Tango on Fairchild Dr, Mountain View

Mozilla (331 E. Evelyn Avenue Mountain View)


The first Internet of Things store in Palo Alto: b8ta (516 Bryant St)

The first Internet of Things store in Palo Alto: b8ta (516 Bryant St)

The first Internet of Things store in Palo Alto: b8ta (516 Bryant St)

b8ta


IoT for sale in 2016: Onago Fly drone

IoT for sale in 2016: Canary home security system

IoT for sale in 2016: Butterfleye home video monitoring

IoT for sale in 2016: Securify Almond+


IoT for sale in 2016: August smart lock

IoT for sale in 2016: Skybell

IoT for sale in 2016: Anymote

IoT for sale in 2016: Nanoleaf


IoT for sale in 2016: Nuimo

IoT for sale in 2016: Lily flying camera

IoT for sale in 2016: Beddit sleep tracker

IoT for sale in 2016: Sevenhugs


IoT for sale in 2016: Foobot

IoT for sale in 2016: Pebble smartwatch

IoT for sale in 2016: Pebble smartwatch

IoT for sale in 2016: Oura ring


IoT for sale in 2016: Hexo

IoT for sale in 2016: Anova precision cooker

IoT for sale in 2016: Teforia tea infuser


Fetch Robotics, 1961 Concourse Drive in San Jose

Fetch Robotics, 1961 Concourse Drive in San Jose

Fetch Robotics, 1961 Concourse Drive in San Jose

Fetch Robotics, 1961 Concourse Drive in San Jose


Willow Garage, 68 Willow Rd in Menlo Park

Willow Garage, 68 Willow Rd in Menlo Park

Willow Garage, 68 Willow Rd in Menlo Park

Willow Garage, 68 Willow Rd in Menlo Park


Willow Garage, 68 Willow Rd in Menlo Park

The PR2 robot

Niantic: 2 Bryant Ste. 220 in San Francisco


CoinCloud's Bitcoin Machine Teller in Menlo Park

CoinCloud's Bitcoin Machine Teller in Menlo Park

BioCurious: 845 Stewart Dr, Sunnyvale

Google Glass prototypes (2011-12)


Omni Commons, 4799 Shattuck in Oakland

Twist Bioscience, 455 Mission Bay Blvd South, San Francisco

QB3 incubator, 953 Indiana St, San Francisco

1275 Minnesota St Project


Caribou Biosciences, the first CRISPR startup: 2929 7th Street in Berkeley

Aduro, 626 Bancroft Way in Berkeley

Berkeley Labs, 614 Bancroft Way in Berkeley

The complex in Bancroft Way (Berkeley)


Oracle from the sky

Apple campus 2 from the sky (the "spaceship")

The Crypto Castle on Kansas St (headquarters of blockchain startups)

Theranos on Page Mill Rd & Porter Drive, one of the biotech unicorns of 2015 that imploded in 2016


Hero coworking space, 55 3rd St in San Mateo

Hero coworking space, 55 3rd St in San Mateo

Hero coworking space, 55 3rd St in San Mateo

401 Alabama St, an artists cooperative

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