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MN on the National Non-Flyover Radar During TCSW

MN on the National Non-Flyover Radar During TCSW

When I attended a few tech events during Twin Cities Startup Week (#TCSW) in 2014, I sort of deduced on my own that the events were part of the larger #TCSW. I signed up for startup week events that year through those communities’ websites like 1Million Cups at James J, […]

Minnedemo20: Holla! Solid Innovations

Minnedemo20: Holla! Solid Innovations

The flip side of sitting through a boring PowerPoint presentation is Minnedemo. At Minnedemo20 last night at The Depot in Minneapolis, true to form, presenters labored through demos of their tech offerings. It’s almost the norm here (see my Minnedemo19 recap). The audience is completely […]

A Rapid-Fire Recap of Tech in MN

A Rapid-Fire Recap of Tech in MN

Have you met MHTA? If you’re in the technology field in Minnesota, this association should obviously be on your radar. But its not exclusive to the tech field. In fact, companies that want to be cutting edge in any industry should keep this group near […]

The Super Seven at Minnedemo 19

The Super Seven at Minnedemo 19

#MinneDemo. That just happened. Seven super (Emcee and MinneStar board member Adrienne Peirce’s fave word of the night) tech innovations in Minnesota. It was a sold out crowd at the Guthrie for MinneDemo’s 19th run of their event platform that invites companies to take the stage for […]

MHTA’s High Tech, High Touch CIO Panel

MHTA’s High Tech, High Touch CIO Panel

Minnesota High Tech Association’s (MHTA) annual CIO panel brought, as promised, a wide-ranging discussion of the year’s top developments, along with challenges and opportunities they see in 2015. The event, held on December 11, at the Science Museum of Minnesota, covered tech perspectives from the sports immersion […]

Wearable Tech: By Fan or By Force?

Wearable Tech: By Fan or By Force?

Are you connected by Fit Bit, Moves or Map My Run to track your every move and motivate (or guilt) you into a healthy lifestyle? Are you an early adapter sporting GoogleGlass or awaiting Samsung’s Simband, a wristband to track multiple measures of its wearer’s health continuously? […]

Technology to the Plus?

Technology to the Plus?

Most of us would say we appreciate a visit to a website or social networking site that offers up content relevant to our interests. It’s often why we bookmark these sites and revisit them. Do we stop to consider what’s going on behind the scenes […]

Video Enters Into the Picture

Video Enters Into the Picture

Are you leaving it up to your product imagery and copy to tell your story online? If so, you’re missing out on the engagement, interaction, viral aspect and measurement that video affords. Just when you thought your web site was updated and mobile responsive and […]