Amazon wants to build multi-story delivery drone hives (Jun 23, 2017 21:48)
Drawings in the application depict towers roughly six stories tall peppered with windows to allow...

Portland woman sues CenturyLink, alleging overbilling, hidden fees (Jun 20, 2017 22:40)
The class-action lawsuit filed in Portland Monday is the latest in a string of suits filed agains...

Oregon tech leaders voice support for corporate tax plan (Jun 14, 2017 01:58)
The $900 million proposal might have the key Republican vote necessary to pass in the Oregon Hous...

Amazon, Kickstarter, Reddit will join online net neutrality protest (Jun 6, 2017 15:06)
On July 12, the companies and organizations are expected to change their websites to raise awaren...

Experts: Cyberattack havoc could grow as work week begins (May 14, 2017 17:36)
Officials and experts urged organizations and companies to update their operating systems to ensu...

Comcast now wants to be your cellphone carrier (Apr 6, 2017 18:45)
Xfinity customers can now choose between an unlimited data plan that costs $45 to $65 per line a ...

Internet privacy furor previews coming war over net neutrality (Apr 1, 2017 15:00)
A potential reversal of net neutrality is consistent with President Donald Trump's agenda to undo...

Pam Edstrom, PR exec who shaped Microsoft's image, dies at 71 (Mar 31, 2017 13:47)
Edstrom was one-half of the name behind one of the largest independent public-relations firms in ...

Charter pledges $25B broadband investment, 20,000 jobs (Mar 24, 2017 18:30)
Thomas Rutledge joined a trend of business leaders touting previously announced job creation at t...

Amazon planning third data complex near Hermiston (Mar 20, 2017 01:19)
The East Oregonian reports that Seattle-based e-commerce giant recently bought 120 acres of land ...

Intel pays $15.3 billion for Mobileye, adding technology for self-driving cars (Mar 14, 2017 16:40)
It's the chipmaker's latest expensive bet on the world beyond PCs, and another indication that In...

Test drive: Mobileye's self-driving car (video) (Mar 13, 2017 17:17)
Intel announced Monday that it had reached a deal to acquire an Israeli company called Mobileye f...

Alexa software could bring in $10B a year for Amazon, analysts say (Mar 11, 2017 12:30)
Projections show that by 2020, the sale of products that incorporate Alexa -- the Echo line of de...

Paul Allen gives $40 million to University of Washington (Mar 10, 2017 05:28)
The tech billionaire is donating $40 million to the Seattle school's computer-science efforts, an...

Portland to investigate Uber's 'Greyball' scheme to thwart regulators (Mar 7, 2017 18:36)
Officials in Portland are calling for an investigation into the practice, one which could make pu...

Columbia says it was hacked for 2 years in lawsuit against ex-staffer (Mar 7, 2017 02:24)
Columbia Sportswear alleges that a longtime IT employee accessed emails in hopes of gleaning info...

1 person injured in 3-alarm blaze at Beaverton manufacturing facility (Mar 4, 2017 15:46)
The fire broke out Thursday afternoon in a commercial building on Northwest Science Park Drive.

32 Pacific Northwest inventions that rocked the world (Mar 2, 2017 18:06)
From medical advancements that have saved thousands of lives to music trends that have set the to...

Trump claims credit for investments that predate him, including Intel's (Mar 1, 2017 15:02)
AP Fact Check: Donald Trump cited construction of Intel's' Chandler, Arizona, factory in his spee...

Microsoft calls for shielding civilians against state-sponsored hacks (Feb 14, 2017 18:43)
Microsoft is calling for a digital Geneva Convention to outline protections for civilians and com...

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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