Colorado Tech Weekly #138: Numbers and Culture

Colorado Tech Weekly brings you the top 10  technology stories of the past week and the best upcoming local tech events every Monday morning! I started Colorado Tech Weekly to learn more about the tech companies in Colorado. I wanted to know which companies were growing, which ones were shrinking, which companies looked like fun, […]

What I’ve learned about the Colorado tech community after Year 2 of CTW

2 years ago, on June 16, I posted my first Colorado Tech Weekly. A year ago I reflected on what I learned so I figured since I’m still going and the last reflection was fun I’d do it again. 5 things I’ve learned in no particular order You need style AND substance to succeed – Colorado […]

Let’s teach people how to make apps, not just write code

Monday starts the 2014 Denver Startup Week, a week to celebrate and encourage tech startups in and around Denver. This makes now a perfect time for me to rant about how software development is taught. We need to shift our focus from “How to write code” to “How to make an app”. I have an […]

What I’ve learned about the Colorado tech community after 1 year

My goal is to have a software/web/app development job by 2016, so one year ago yesterday I started Colorado Tech Weekly to keep myself up-to-date on what was happening in the technology community in Colorado. I turned it into a blog because I knew that if I wanted to know what was going on, so […]

Colorado Tech Weekly #45: 3D mapping, Gnip, Makers and Startups

Colorado Tech Weekly brings you the top 10  technology stories of the past week and the best upcoming local tech events every Monday morning! I’m loving that it’s so easy to find 10 interesting stories about the Colorado tech industry, but I miss sharing the national news I read every week. I think it may […]

Colorado Tech Weekly #44: Beer, Startups and Can a Technology Blog Go Without Mentioning the Heartbleed Bug?

Colorado Tech Weekly brings you the top 10  technology stories of the past week and the best upcoming local tech events every Monday morning! I almost made it without mentioning the Heartbleed bug, but when I saw that Denver-based Accuvant released a paper with recommendations for it, I had to include it. This week, if […]

Colorado Tech Weekly #11, August 26, 2013: Growth. Glitch. Graphene. Opportunity.

Colorado Tech Weekly brings you the top 10 information technology stories of the past week and the best upcoming local events every Monday morning! It is impossible to pay attention to technology news in Colorado without hearing about all the different, interesting and exciting startup companies here. So much so that I have been invited to contribute […]

Colorado Tech Weekly #10, August 19, 2013: I’m Already Excited for September

Colorado Tech Weekly brings you the top 10 information technology stories of the past week and the best upcoming local events every Monday morning! Anyone who has written a blog as a hobby knows how easy it is to promise ourselves big things, then fail to deliver. Most of the time no one else knows […]

Colorado Tech Weekly #9, August 12, 2013: Sometimes things go as planned

Colorado Tech Weekly brings you the top 10 information technology stories of the past week and the best upcoming local events every Monday morning! Ever have one of those weeks were everything seems to work despite the world around you? It’s a little disconcerting. It’s been far from a perfect week, but I’ve been able […]