Portland Code School points to growing number of women among its ranks (Nov 20, 2014 21:14)
As Executive Director of Portland Code School, I’m getting out and about a lot these days into Po...

Intel air quality: Committee created by fluoride settlement begins work (Nov 20, 2014 16:04)
"I'm pleased to meet you," said committee member Dale Feik, addressing Intel attorney Tom Wood. "...

Public comment: Oregon explores equity crowdfunding under the JOBS Act, proposing $250,000 total cap and $2500 per investor (Nov 18, 2014 18:21)
As Oregon startups continue to search for ways to secure capital, the State of Oregon is proposin...

Happy holidays make happy retailers: Portland’s Holiday E-Commerce Forum gathers platforms and sellers (Nov 18, 2014 17:35)
While retailers are focused on increasing sales every day of the year, it becomes especially impo...

Feeling social? Grab the Portland Startup Summit social pass for free (Nov 14, 2014 17:04)
I always like when events find ways to meet their bottom line and make their event accessible to ...

Portland real-estate firm ScanlanKemperBard plans 'crowdfunding' site (Nov 14, 2014 14:45)
But by posting investment opportunities online, which was previously prohibited under U.S. securi...

How Oregon cities compare when it comes to home Internet access (Nov 13, 2014 18:30)
Grants Pass area residents are least likely to have access to the Internet at home, survey finds.

Corvallis residents most likely in U.S. to have high-speed Internet connection, report says (Nov 13, 2014 17:15)
The Census Bureau surveyed 381 metro areas to check home Internet access. Corvallis came out No. 1.

Uber rideshare launches in Gresham, Beaverton, Tigard and Hillsboro, but still spinning wheels in Portland (Nov 12, 2014 14:21)
Uber's expansion into Beaverton, Tigard and Gresham, all bordering Portland, means that many of t...

By diving into 'net neutrality' debate, Obama shines spotlight on FCC (Nov 11, 2014 15:00)
Obama's stance is meant to protect "net neutrality," the concept that everyone with an Internet c...

Greg Walden attacks President Obama's call for strict 'net neutrality' rules (Nov 10, 2014 21:58)
Rep. Greg Walden, R-Ore., renewed his battle with the Obama administration over "net neutrality" ...

Internet needs more regulation, not less, Obama says (Nov 10, 2014 17:16)
Internet activists say the FCC should reclassify the Internet as a public utility under Title II ...

Next week you could have a new startup: Portland Startup Weekend, November 14-16 (Nov 7, 2014 17:36)
One of the longest running—and arguably most successful—events in the Portland startu...

Microsoft offering free Office apps for iPhone, iPad  (Nov 6, 2014 22:24)
The software giant launched the giveaway in a bid to stay relevant in the mobile space.

Start the new year off right… err left: Quick Left offers to adopt a seed stage startup for a month of free software development (Nov 6, 2014 17:43)
You’ve heard me say it a million times: development talent is hard to find. So when you get...

Emergence of the marketing engineer: New Relic FutureTalk with Isaac Wyatt and Baxter Denney (Nov 5, 2014 21:32)
Portland has a lot of tech. And Portland has a lot of marketing. But in the past, the two discipl...

Portland beacons: Meridian plays critical role in the release of Aruba Beacons and Levi’s Stadium implementation (Nov 4, 2014 18:52)
Transitioning from a services company can often be a difficult—if not downright impossible&...

Free seminar asks 'Whither, cybersecurity?,' kicks off Wyatt Starnes Memorial Award series (Oct 30, 2014 13:57)
The Oregon Entrepreneurs Network says the event is intended to help businesses assess their strat...

Okay, it just got weird: Jason Bateman to direct, star as Portland’s Mike Merrill, the publicly traded man (Oct 29, 2014 03:40)
We like our weird in Portland. It’s true. We’re so weird, in fact, that we stole our ...

Want to show your startup off at SXSW? It’s not too late to apply for the SXSW Accelerator (Oct 28, 2014 21:52)
With the return of typical damp and gloomy Portland weather, I wouldn’t be surprised if you...

U.S. bicycle traffic deaths soar (video); the geeky race to solve traffic jams: Commuting roundup (Oct 28, 2014 14:22)
Good morning, road warriors.

Nearly 3 in 4 Airbnb listings in New York City illegal, NY attorney general says (Oct 16, 2014 14:47)
The report released Thursday by Attorney General Eric Schneiderman also charges that many of the ...

HBO will offer standalone video-streaming service (Oct 15, 2014 18:23)
The move comes as Americans increasingly prefer to stream movies and TV shows digitally on an a l...

Amazon said to plan brick-and-mortar store in New York (Oct 9, 2014 19:48)
It is not clear if the store will be permanent or a holiday pop up.

Portland may soon allow Airbnb-style rentals in apartments, condos (Oct 8, 2014 23:16)
Portland officials are finalizing a proposal that would allow Airbnb-style short-term rentals in ...

Tech companies drive strong demand for Portland office space, brokerage says (Oct 2, 2014 19:05)
Expansions by technology companies in the third quarter helped drive office vacancy to its lowest...

Quality-control manager for buggy iPhone update linked to team that missed Apple Maps flaws (Sep 26, 2014 17:59)
The software glitches have undermined Apple's mantra that its products "just work" and, at least ...

Apple shares plummet, pulling tech companies down across the board (Sep 25, 2014 17:18)
Apple dropped more than 3 percent after the company pulled a software update for its iPhones late...

Apple pulls iOS 8.0.1 update after reports of dropped calls, disabled features on iPhones (Sep 24, 2014 19:11)
Customers can still use iOS 8, which was released last week.

Portland area iPhone 6 users rage at TriMet over disappearing mobile app transit tickets (Sep 24, 2014 04:37)
"Getting an iPhone 6?" TriMet said in an email to riders Tuesday. "Make sure you recall your tick...

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