Feds, with $2.5B for small tech innovation, coming to Portland

Federal program managers who hand out $2.5 billion annually to small companies looking to commercialize their innovations will be in Portland on Tuesday, offering insights into the ins and outs of the process — and one-on-one meetings. Seventy-two.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 12th, 2018

Small Business Innovation Awards 2018: Scenes from a bustling event (Photos)

Up-and-coming business titans rubbed elbows with those who've already made their mark at Thursday's Small Business Innovations Awards program. The Portland Business Journal event drew around 200 attendees who learned about robots (from Startup of the Ye.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 1st, 2018

These 5 stocks offer a great balance between tech and health care

This small group of companies either are either technology companies that focus on the health-care system or they are medical companies that are unlocking growth and innovation through the use of cutting-edge technologies, writes Jeff Reeves.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 3rd, 2018

San Antonio looks to create "innovation zones" to pilot smart city tech

The city is expected to release a request for proposals in the coming year for private sector companies to lead some projects......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 25th, 2018

How Verizon Is Using Navy Radio Bands to Avoid a Data Crunch

'Citizens Broadband Radio Service' is coming soon Engineers from Verizon and some of its top tech suppliers have been huddling in a small room.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneApr 9th, 2018

There’s a sea change coming for the $1 billion marijuana-based industry you’ve never heard of — here are some of the most popular products

Shutterstock A small but blossoming corne.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 14th, 2018

Dell is Going Public...Again

One of the largest "old" tech firms is coming to the public markets after five years in private hands......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJul 13th, 2018

Tim Leatherman"s tour of the place where his iconic tools get made (Photos)

Before Portland became known as a hotbed for authentic, innovative small businesses, Tim Leatherman was tinkering away in his garage, trying to attach a pair of pliers to a Boy Scout knife. Thirty-five years ago, after eight futile years, he finally .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 12th, 2018

Berkeley-based R&D team brings food innovation to high-end restaurants, robot-burgers

Four-year-old food consultant Pilot R&D is tapping into the Bay Area's culinary innovation scene, helping brands big and small and expanding rapidly in the process......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 12th, 2018

Apple insider says new iPads, Mac Mini and MacBook updates coming this fall

There was great consternation and wailing in the tech world when Apple finished its June developer conference without revealing one single bit of new hardware. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 11th, 2018

Silicon Valley Bank to hire 100-plus in Tempe

Silicon Valley Bank focuses on tech and innovation companies, from startups to larger, more mature companies......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 11th, 2018

How much a typical worker makes at Intel, Facebook, Google, Netflix, VMware, Nvidia, EA and other big Bay Area tech employers

A few more surprises are coming to light as more of the region's biggest tech employers reveal how much they pay a typical worker. Since we originally published a ranking of the median salary at many of the Bay Area's largest tech employers in May.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 10th, 2018

Crypto Bounty Hunting Is Becoming a High-Tech Way Out of Poverty

Completing small tasks by "bounty hunting" for cryptocurrency is becoming a lucrative career for users in less advantaged regions of the world......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskJul 9th, 2018

How to innovate, even in a small company

Innovation doesn't have to happen at a grand scale to impact your business......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 9th, 2018

Bigger, better, faster: Let tech lead the way for your small business

The secret sauce that enables old-school businesses like King's Hawaiian to grow is the embrace of new, more efficient technologies.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 9th, 2018

It"s A High Tech, "Small" World

It"s A High Tech, "Small" World.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaJul 8th, 2018

Bits: The Week in Tech: Facebook Is Disinvited From July Fourth Barbecues

Facebook’s bad news cycle doesn’t seem to be coming to an end anytime soon, with broadened federal investigations and organizations still using the social network to foment noise......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytJul 6th, 2018

Office napping climbs out from under the desk and into high-tech pods

Sleeping on the job has long been frowned upon, but office napping may finally be climbing out from under the desk. A small but growing number .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 5th, 2018

5 American Tech & Small-Cap ETFs Seeing Fireworks This Year

We have highlighted five star-spangled ETFs with handsome returns of more than 20% in the year-to-date time frame and focus exclusively on American equities. The .....»»

Category: worldSource: nytJul 3rd, 2018

Project Syndicate: Has Big Tech gotten too big for our own good?

The prosperity of the U.S. has always depended on its ability to harness economic growth to technology-driven innovation. But right now Big Tech is as much a part of the problem as it is a part of the solution......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 2nd, 2018

Vivo’s new sensor tech could be the future of face unlock

Last week Vivo announced its latest innovation in the field of cramming innovative components into phone-sized devices: a time-of-flight 3D scanner with 300,000 sensor points......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 2nd, 2018