It’s a big issue that Caltrain doesn’t stop near the tech companies. So if you take it to SF, you have another 15-20 minute walk in the awesome SF weather.
And here comes the popularity of commuter bikes to the rescue - http://dahon.com/bikes/
I see more and more of this type of hybrid transportation in the Bay Area. I love the idea, well maybe except for a raincoat on rainy days…
San Jose still doesn’t have enough condos downtown. It’ll be interesting once all the high rises are built, but they are building apartments. The first floor will be retail/restaurant. It’s going to make downtown more walkable.