Colorado Tech Weekly brings you the top 10 technology stories of the past week and the best upcoming local tech events every Monday morning!
You know all the cool buzzwords: “internet of things”, “wearables”, “smart watches”, “drones” and guess what? It’s all happening in Colorado!
This is a week where I had the hardest time ONLY posting 10 news items. I would suggest you follow me on Twitter to see all the news stories I want to put in these posts but am unable to due to my own artificial constraints. Granted I could add more stories, but then I’d add too much so I’ll just stick with 10.
Top Colorado Technology News
- Tech Roundup: Colorado’s largest hiring initiative, Kapow comes to Denver & more [BuiltinColorado]
- Hickenlooper: Google-backed ZenPayroll plans to hire 1,750 people in Denver [DenverPost]
- Denver rated America’s best place for business by Forbes; 4 other Colorado cities in top 40 [DBJ]
- Centennial’s Arrow launching ‘Internet of Things’ boot camp [InnovatioNews]
- Ft. Collins-based Agribotix drones approved by FAA [Agribotix]
- Alteryx moves Boulder office to Broomfield, with plans for major growth [BizWest]
- Boulder-based Occipital raises $13M Series B funding round [BizWest]
- Gaugewear licenses wearable sensor technology from CU-Boulder [BizWest]
- Greeley-based Lucan Technologies to launch re-designed modular SmartWatch [InnovatioNews]
- Tomorrow’s tech talent [ColoradoOIT]
- 8/5 – Alteryx, Inc. – Recruiting Open House
- 8/5 – CTA – Industry Briefing: State of Innovation in Colorado
- 8/5 – WomenWhoCode – WTF is REST?
- 8/6 – WomenWhoCode – (Boulder) CartoDB with Bill Jeffrey
- 8/6-8/7 – Develop Denver
- 8/7 – Bootstrapped Brews
- 8/7 – RMOUG – Come Learn and Play QEW at Elitch Gardens
- 8/11 – BDNT – New Tech Fort Collins at Galvanize!
- 8/11 – CTA – Women’s Network: Appreciative Inquiry and the Power of Positive Change
- 8/11-8/13 – RMACC – High Performance Computing Symposium 2015
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