Recent University of Minnesota Computer Science graduate, Anthony Nemitz,
decided that California was the place to be after finishing college this spring.
So, he packed up his bags and made the move while Twittering about the
Here’s a play by play of the trip from
May 23, 2007
12 hours and my journey begins
May 24, 2007
Getting my internet fix before a
15 minutes until the journey to
In Rawlins, Wyoming for the night.
900 miles down, 900 miles to go.
May 25, 2007
Starting out another day of driving
waiting in line for a reno hotel
room. let the games begin
May 26, 2007
Rockin in San Jose
Looking for places in South Bay
Going to see Pirates
May 27, 2007
Watching terminator HD
May 28, 2007
at Panera for startup brainstorming
May 29, 2007
In south SF for
May 30, 2007
Hackin some internet connections at
I shopped. I dropped. And now
laying in bed.
Food with Jason and looking at
May 31, 2007
In just over a week, Anthony managed to move 1900 miles by car, survive a night
in Reno, and find a new job, all while staying connected with friends through
Twitter using Twitter.com, his cell phone, and Facebook.
It sounds like he still may be homeless – or sleeping on a friend’s couch – but
he’s clearly made a successful transition to Silicon Valley while finding time
to watch a few movies.