Mat Honan

Ezra David Romero / Valley Public Radio

This is the first story in a two part series by Ezra David Romero about what some are calling a tech boom in Central California. This week we talk Merced, next we explore Fresno. Meet a guy who wakes up and spends his entire day with Google . “I’m Daniel Galindo, I’m a student at the Merced JC,” Galindo says. This 22-year-old won’t label himself as nerd or a techie; he doesn’t have a programming degree or write code. “I use Google for research, for homework, class projects; also my phone is...