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...

Salesforce ends speculation, rules out Twitter bid (Oct 15, 2016 19:11)
With other potential acquirers such as Google and Disney bowing out, it is unclear whether the so...

Coolest Cooler creator: 'We've done nothing wrong' (Oct 3, 2016 17:24)
In an email to backers, Ryan Grepper was confident the investigation would find no wrongdoing.

Uber, Lyft seek to block release of regulatory driver, ride data (Oct 1, 2016 01:17)
Uber and Lyft successfully delayed the release of records on the two companies' business in Portl...

Uber, Lyft run afoul of city rules more often than taxis (Sep 14, 2016 17:57)
Most violations have to do with paperwork, but other issues raise questions about the driver hist...

People pay this Portland woman to help them find love online (Sep 9, 2016 06:00)
"I want to help people connect," says Ladan Radafshar. "I love helping people find love."

Uber moving to up-front fares in Portland (Sep 8, 2016 17:47)
Starting this week, Uber is pricing rides in Portland less like a taxi company and more like an a...

New drone rules could revolutionize Oregon industry. Here's how (Sep 2, 2016 20:16)
But you'll still have to wait for Amazon package delivery.

Once homeless, entrepreneur hopes to revolutionize the way renters find homes (Aug 30, 2016 17:54)
NoAppFee.com screens potential renters against every vacancy in a market, eliminating the need fo...

Portland Development Commission provides money, mentoring to help minority entrepreneurs succeed (Aug 19, 2016 17:39)
The Portland area has more minority-owned businesses than ever before. The city's development com...

Uber wants Oregon Legislature to allow ride-hailing apps statewide (Aug 4, 2016 20:54)
In a meeting with The Oregonian/OregonLive's editorial board on Tuesday, the company said it had ...

Jaguar Land Rover expanding Portland startup incubator (Jul 28, 2016 23:17)
The company said Wednesday it has broken ground on a 20,000-square-foot expansion to its site in ...

Apple, Facebook give timber town Prineville a jolt (Jul 26, 2016 19:13)
The digital revolution is giving Crook County and its main town, Prineville, a second chance.

Verizon buys Yahoo for $4.8 billion, marking end of an era (Jul 25, 2016 14:46)
It is the second time in as many years that Verizon has snapped up the remnants of a fallen inter...

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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