Westview student's art in the running for national Google glory (Feb 5, 2016 18:48)
In glowing blue hues, Bailey Volchok drew herself and the digital tools she uses to create and sh...

Wireless iPhone charging could be just a year away (Jan 29, 2016 20:41)
With more than three-quarters of Apple's revenue coming from iPhones and iPads, according to Bloo...

Think you have 'smartphone pinky'? It's probably all in your head (photos) (Jan 25, 2016 03:56)
"Smartphone pinky" - you can also call it "iPhone hand" and "Android arthiritis" - is supposedly ...

Google agrees to pay $140 million in overseas back taxes (Jan 23, 2016 00:21)
Google has been minimizing its tax bill for years in the U.K. by keeping its headquarters in Irel...

As PC business fades, Intel bets on the Internet of Things (Jan 19, 2016 21:01)
At a retail trade conference in New York this week, the chipmaker showcased its Internet of Thing...

Microsoft wants to make checkout stands obsolete (Jan 18, 2016 20:53)
With an app called Skip - as in "skip the line" - shoppers will be able to scan items as they sho...

Reed College to add computer science program, with an assist from Microsoft (Jan 13, 2016 17:48)
Reed College, whose most famous dropout co-founded Apple, will soon offer a degree program in com...

Expanding the economic reach of software careers: Editorial (Dec 30, 2015 21:31)
Metal Toad founder Joaquin Lippincott is on a mission to convince more workers that writing compu...

What is the most Instagrammed place in Oregon, other states? (Dec 6, 2015 16:37)
Hint: Oregon's most Instagrammed place is not Mount Hood.

Coolest Cooler a media sensation again... this time for all the wrong reasons (Nov 23, 2015 19:58)
You'd think that Portland entrepreneur Ryan Grepper would have used up his 15 minutes of fame alr...

1 in 4 Oregon school districts have lousy Internet connection, study finds (Nov 19, 2015 20:53)
Three-fourths of Oregon school districts have adequate Internet connections for their teachers an...

Wieden+Kennedy's new 'Star Wars' Verizon ad stars data-raging Chewbacca (video) (Nov 17, 2015 00:54)
As the latest Verizon ad from Portland's Wieden+Kennedy shows, Chewbacca's one heckuva salesman, ...

Apple, Prineville's top water user, may recycle its water (Nov 16, 2015 20:31)
Apple is contemplating a wasterwater pond below its data center to create a "closed-loop, recycle...

Courting industrial jobs, Hillsboro opens farmland to more data centers (Nov 14, 2015 13:03)
Hillsboro's sweet deal for data centers is about to get sweeter.

So much for slacker paradise: Portland the 12th-richest metro area in America (Nov 6, 2015 20:45)
Bloomberg reports that the highest economic output per capita in the United States is -- where el...

Has Disney's Circle device taken spying on your kids' online activity too far? (poll) (Nov 5, 2015 19:30)
Disney's new $99 Circle device takes over policing your kids' online habits so that you don't hav...

Twitter CEO gives up more than $200 million worth of stock, earmarks it for employees (Oct 23, 2015 21:02)
The gesture comes a week after Jack Dorsey laid off 8 percent of Twitter's workforce in an effort...

Squarespace is on the move, internationally and in Portland: Top Workplaces 2015 (Sep 17, 2015 04:00)
The New York-based website builder has expanded to Portland, raised $40 million in investment and...

Tech companies have outsized impact on Portland office market, report finds (Sep 16, 2015 21:09)
Tech companies had an outsized impact on the market for Portland office space in 2014, accounting...

5 reasons why new Apple TV is the ultimate geek-dad fun machine (SLIDESHOW) (Sep 10, 2015 05:18)
Among those who consider themselves grand architects of man caves (or family caves, if you prefer...

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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