Shannon Stroud

Articles by Shannon Stroud
  • This Day in History: The 30th Anniversary of The Legend of Zelda on the Nintendo Entertainment System

    Let’s take a journey to Hyrule, the iconic kingdom in The Legend of Zelda. The game’s protagonist, Link, and his difficult voyage to save Princess Zelda and fight Ganon is the stuff of … well, legends. Developed by Nintendo and debuted in Japan in 1986, The Legend of Zelda is credited for changing the gaming

  • From Gamer to Le Mans Race Car Driver – How Technology is Changing the Way We Drive

    For most of us, our experience with race car driving has typically been limited to: Watching NASCAR on TV. Getting behind the wheel as Mario. Cheering on James Hinchcliffe in the IndyCar series.  .@Hinchtown wins the @ToyotaGPLB! #INDYCAR #TGPLB https://t.co/1I2Xejdij6 pic.twitter.com/3ghsFf4DjF — IndyCar Series (@IndyCar) April 9, 2017 However, recent advancements in virtual reality (VR)

  • Spotlight: Celebrating the Awesome Dads at Cypress

    To celebrate Father’s Day this year we went around and spoke to a few dads about the ups and downs of parenthood, and we quickly learned that the dads at Cypress rock! They shared with us the silly and sweet moments of fatherhood and the lessons they have learned from their dads about being a

  • Cultivating Next-Gen Problem Solvers at Maker Faire Bay Area

    Techies, educators, tinkerers and problem solvers, unite! It’s that time of year again where makers from all over the world congregate to collaborate and explore new technology at the Maker Faire tradeshow series. This event celebrates the inventive, creative and resourceful spirit of the Maker Movement and we are thrilled to be part of this

  • Spotlight: Human Resources at Cypress India

    Our team in India was recently the recipient of the distinguished “Best Employer Brands Award” by the Best Employer Branding Awards. The “Best Employer Brands Award” recognizes outstanding HR achievements in an organization within the areas of hiring, training and retention practices, learning and development initiatives and innovation. Of the 50 companies nominated, Cypress came

  • Bringing to Life the Auto, IoT and USB Technology of the Future at CES 2017

    CES is where the most innovative companies gather to showcase the technologies that will shape our lives for years to come. The show debuted in 1967 showing off the latest transistor radios and black-and-white TVs. Now 50 years later, the show represents just how far technology has advanced since the late 1960s as we’ve moved

  • Happy Thanksgiving from the Cypress family!

    As Thanksgiving approaches, we are stepping back to reflect on all of the things we are thankful for. From the addition of our Broadcom Wireless IoT family to our new fearless leader Hassane El-Khoury, this has been a year of change and we couldn’t be more grateful. In the spirit of the holiday, we asked

  • Cypress Named Top 100 Places To Work For Women In India

    North American company, Working Mother Media, recently published their annual list of the 100 best companies for women to work at, but this time with an international twist: “Best Places for Women to Work at in India.” Here at Cypress, we are honored to be included in this well respected list. The annual release of