Steve Porter

Four years and counting

Four years and counting

Its funny how quickly time seems to pass. It seems like only yesterday that InnovatioNews was launched to spotlight all that is innovative in Colorado. But it was actually four years ago... Read More

By: Steve Porter Tuesday May 31, 2016 0 comments Tags: Steve Porter

Bitcoin's popularity dividing users

Bitcoin's popularity dividing users

The growing popularity of Bitcoin an alternative system of paying for goods and services thats currently outside government control is giving its supporters some tough issues to wrestle with.... Read More

By: Steve Porter Friday April 8, 2016 0 comments Tags: Steve Porter

Fort Collins Startup Week beats odds, comes up a winner

Fort Collins Startup Week beats odds, comes up a winner

If you build it, they will come. Well, the folks that put together the third annual Fort Collins Startup Week took that Field of Dreams idea and made it work last week, Feb. 1-5, when they... Read More

By: Steve Monday February 8, 2016 0 comments Tags: Steve Porter, Fort Collins Startup Week

Hoverboards are here!

Hoverboards are here!

If youre over 30 or have had a chance to rent Back to the Future II, you can possibly appreciate this: In that movie, which came out in 1985, the film showed the hero, Marty McFly, riding... Read More

By: Steve Porter Friday January 8, 2016 0 comments Tags: Steve Porter

Looking for a better selfie? Stick it

Looking for a better selfie? Stick it

First there was the selfie, then there was the selfie stick. Let me just say upfront that Ive never been a big fan of taking a picture of myself. And its really only been with the advent of... Read More

By: Steve Porter Thursday December 10, 2015 0 comments Tags: Steve Porter

Hemp: The future of transportation?

Hemp: The future of transportation?

For those who would like to see America do a lot more with hemp the non-psychoactive cousin to marijuana there was a startling example of its potential on the streets of Denver earlier... Read More

By: Steve Porter Thursday October 15, 2015 0 comments Tags: Steve Porter, hemp

On-demand economy and startups need new contractor law

On-demand economy and startups need new contractor law

Recent court cases have cast a light on a new phenomenon in the arena of employer-employee-contractor relations. Decisions from courts across the nation have highlighted the need for a new... Read More

By: Steve Porter Friday September 11, 2015 0 comments Tags: Steve Porter

Drones raise legal, privacy issues

Drones raise legal, privacy issues

Ah, the wild and wacky world of drones. Less than five years ago, the concept of a drone a relatively small, ground-controlled, unmanned aircraft that can be outfitted to do a host of things... Read More

By: Steve Porter Friday August 7, 2015 0 comments Tags: Steve Porter