About San Jose
Even if you haven't been here yet, your gadgets have: the birthplace of microchips, personal computers, and smartphones isn't done innovating yet, as you'll see at the Tech Museum of Innovation and San Jose Museum of Art. Keep your wits sharp as Google's self-driving cars stay cautiously behind you as you drive from Los Gatos billionaires' hilltop homes to sleek office parks radiating outward from Stanford University in Palo Alto.
Read more about San Jose on Hipmunk's San Jose City Guide.
Dusty boots and killer apps let you know you've arrived in Austin, along with its changing downtown skyline, East Austin honky-tonks, Dirty Sixth bars and Rainey Street bungalows. Even between annual editions of SXSW, the crowd stays loud and interactive in Austin's Warehouse District.
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