Steve Porter

Four more years

Four more years

Four more years. It was an extremely close election, but Gov. John Hickenlooper was able to squeak out a victory over challenger Bob Beauprez on Nov. 4. Normally , InnovatioNews steers... Read More

By: Steve Wednesday November 5, 2014 0 comments Tags: COIN

UNC BizHub Collaborative is innovative partnership to help businesses take root in NE Colorado

UNC BizHub Collaborative is innovative partnership to help businesses take root in NE Colorado

By Steve Porter The University of Northern Colorado, along with the East Colorado Small Business Development Center and some partner higher education institutions, have found an... Read More

By: Steve Friday October 17, 2014 0 comments Tags: Dick Pickett, East Colorado SBDC, Greeley, UNC

Denver Startup Week inspires, adds to flame of innovation burning brightly across Colorado

Denver Startup Week inspires, adds to flame of innovation burning brightly across Colorado

Attending Denver Startup Week, Sept. 15-20, was truly inspiring. The third annual Startup Week - celebrating a thriving startup community in the Denver area - was jam packed with fun... Read More

By: Steve Tuesday September 23, 2014 0 comments Tags: Accelerate Colorado, Boulder Startup Week, Chris Snook, Denver Startup Week, Loveland

Three COINs and an innovation fountain

Three COINs and an innovation fountain

This year marked the third COIN Summit organized and hosted by the Colorado Innovation Network, a privately funded organization within the Office of Economic Development and International Trade... Read More

By: Steve Friday August 29, 2014 0 comments Tags: 2014 COIN Summit, COIN, Steve Porter

Lithium's uncertain future overshadows electronic device, EV markets

Lithium's uncertain future overshadows electronic device, EV markets

Lithium, a substance increasingly used to power cell phones, laptops and electric vehicles, appears to be key to unlocking a future of ever more powerful and longer-lasting electronic... Read More

By: Steve Thursday July 31, 2014 0 comments Tags: battery technology, electric vehicles, lithium

Look out--your package is coming in for a landing!

Look out--your package is coming in for a landing!

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos recently asked the Federal Aviation Administration to allow outdoor testing of remote-controlled drones that could someday deliver packages to its customers. The idea... Read More

By: Steve Friday July 11, 2014 0 comments

Hey Denver -- Let's not put the squeeze on software and Web developers

The Denver Post  recently highlighted a situation in Denver that some Web and software development companies find galling and counter-productive to the city's efforts to become a national tech hub.... Read More

By: Steve Monday June 23, 2014 1 comments Tags: 303 Software, Matt Jaffe, Steve Porter

Two years old and growing

Two years ago, InnovatioNews went from an idea to an actual online-based startup that aimed to report the latest news about innovation across Colorado. In so doing, InnovatioNews became -... Read More

By: Steve Monday June 2, 2014 2 comments Tags: Dan Arvizu, DaVinci Institute, Peter Adams, Rockies Venture Club, Steve Porter, Thomas Frey