Oregon vs. Washington: Who has the best inventions? (Feb 27, 2017 18:12)
It's like the Cascadia Cup, but with technical wizardry instead of soccer.

Microsoft calls for shielding civilians against state-sponsored hacks (Feb 14, 2017 19:43)
Microsoft is calling for a digital Geneva Convention to outline protections for civilians and com...

Six people from Tualatin building hospitalized; officials say no gas exposure (Feb 14, 2017 18:13)
Six people were hospitalized Tuesday morning as a precaution after concerns of exposure to a toxi...

Pioneer Place signs unusual new tenant: shared-office provider WeWork (Feb 10, 2017 17:16)
WeWork expects to house 675 users in its new 30,000-square-foot space. Mall managers say they'll ...

Twitter says it's clamping down on hate speech, abuse (Feb 7, 2017 15:57)
The company says it now will prevent people who have been banned for abusive behavior from creati...

Intel COO Kim Stevenson quits (Feb 6, 2017 23:29)
The chipmaker's executive ranks have been in a state of flux since the middle of 2015.

Microsoft asks for exceptions to Trump travel ban for workers, students (Feb 3, 2017 05:34)
The company says visas sponsored by companies or academic institutions should bypass the ban beca...

Snapchat owner aims for $3B as it files for IPO (Feb 3, 2017 00:01)
Snap Inc., which reported nearly $405 million in revenue last year, says 158 million people use t...

Nonprofit XXcelerate Fund will support women entrepreneurs in Oregon (Jan 24, 2017 19:07)
The revolving loan fund hopes to raise $500,000 and make its first loan this year.

State audit critiques Oregon business incentives, data center tax breaks (Dec 30, 2016 17:48)
Oregon's economic development agency should do more to evaluate incentives and be more transparen...

Hydrogen tank fire extinguished at WaferTech in Camas (Dec 18, 2016 00:04)
Cause of the fire was not known Saturday afternoon; WaferTech safety and hazardous materials tech...

Yahoo mega-breach exposes how vulnerable our data is (Dec 17, 2016 17:55)
The massive breach Yahoo disclosed Wednesday exposed more than a billion user accounts, the large...

Yahoo says 1 billion accounts breached in another major hack (Dec 14, 2016 23:00)
The Sunnyvale, California, company was also home to what's now most likely the second largest hac...

Comcast fights $170 million Oregon tax bill, extending seven-year dispute (Nov 28, 2016 20:09)
The cable company's taxes have become a flash point in state politics.

$8B Harman deal gives Samsung foothold in fast-growing connected car market (Nov 15, 2016 15:40)
Samsung Electronics' $8 billion acquisition of the U.S. auto electronics firm is its biggest acqu...

Zuckerberg rejects idea Facebook influenced election as 'crazy' (Nov 11, 2016 19:53)
A Pew study found that 20 percent of Facebook users have "modified their stance on a social or po...

Yahoo took its time investigating massive security breach (Nov 11, 2016 14:32)
The company detected evidence at least 18 months before launching an investigation that revealed ...

Judge rules Uber, Lyft regulatory data not public (Nov 4, 2016 22:52)
Portland won't have to turn over records it collected in its role as regulator of Uber and Lyft a...

Broadcom buying Brocade Communications in $5.5B deal (Nov 2, 2016 17:03)
Brocade shareholders will receive $12.75 per share, a 13 percent premium to the Tuesday closing p...

Jackie Joyner-Kersee shines Olympic glory on low-cost Internet access for students (Oct 25, 2016 22:20)
Joyner-Kersee, named the nation's top female athlete of the 20th century by Sports Illustrated fo...

Don’t just read all of the stupid things I say about Portland startups, listen to them (Jul 23, 2015 19:38)
No. I didn’t start another podcast. But for reasons beyond my comprehension, I get asked to...

With startups, it’s all about the timing: Startup Weekend Vancouver (Washington) postponed (Jul 23, 2015 16:58)
While the team, the execution, and the initial idea are important, the success or failure of most...

We Code: Nike and Puppet Labs host second women’s hackathon (Jul 23, 2015 06:46)
Portland has no shortage of hackathons. But it’s always nice to see something with a partic...

REMINDER: Portland’s black founders take the stage for Pitch Black, Thursday (Jul 23, 2015 06:14)
As we work toward building a more diverse and inclusive Portland startup scene, we’re seein...

Got a favorite tech founder? Nominate her or him for the OEN Wyatt Starnes Memorial Award (Jul 21, 2015 18:47)
For all the things we do well, we do an incredibly poor job of celebrating successes and recogniz...

WITCHing hour: Women In Tech, Coding, and Hacking gather for Summer Soiree (Jul 15, 2015 22:45)
If I’ve said it once, I’ve said it a million times: Portland is, by its very nature, ...

Did AWS Device Farm sound familiar? That’s because Amazon acquired Portland startup AppThwack to build it (Jul 14, 2015 17:18)
Last week, the Web was all abuzz with this nifty new mobile testing environment from Amazon calle...

The more Ignites, the better. Lesbians Who Tech host Portland Tech Ignite Talks (Jul 9, 2015 06:50)
The Ignite format. It’s engaging. It’s entertaining. It’s the perfect format fo...

Hatful of holo: Small Society cofounder Raven Zachary starts his next venture, Object Theory, a Microsoft HoloLens shop (Jul 8, 2015 03:36)
If I’ve said it once, I’ve said it a million times: the Portland startup scene is gra...

The Internet moves pretty fast. If you don’t stop and consider peas and guacamole once in a while, you could miss it. (Jul 8, 2015 02:36)
Oh Internet. I’m just recording this one for Portland posterity. Because, man, did that esc...

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