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CasaTunes’ whole-house audio systems provide personalized soundtracks in every room

CasaTunes’ whole-house audio systems provide personalized soundtracks in every room

FORT COLLINS -- Everyone enjoys listening to their favorite music, and with CasaTunes multi-room music solutions any member of a household can dial in their own playlist to rock on or mellow... Read More

By: Steve Porter Monday June 29, 2015 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, CasaTunes, Kim Knapp, David Krinker, Wade Riewerts

SpaceX rocket with Colorado experiments explodes shortly after takeoff on Sunday

SpaceX rocket with Colorado experiments explodes shortly after takeoff on Sunday

BOULDER -- A SpaceX Dragon mission that carried two biomedical experiments supported by Boulder-based BioServe Space Technologies exploded shortly after its launch from Cape Canaveral, Florida on... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Monday June 29, 2015 0 comments Tags: Boulder, BioServe Space Techn, NASA, SpaceX Dragon, International Space

Arrow Electronics now offering open source Freescale i.MX 7 board

Arrow Electronics now offering open source Freescale i.MX 7 board

AUSTIN, Tex. -- Arrow Electronics Inc. (NYSE: ARW) announced it is now offering an open source, specification compliant board based on the new Freescale i.MX 7 microprocessor. Arrow, headquartered... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Monday June 29, 2015 0 comments Tags: Centennial, Arrow Electronics, Ron Martino, Freescale

Sierra Nevada: Dream Chaser spacecraft passes critical thermal tests

Sierra Nevada: Dream Chaser spacecraft passes critical thermal tests

SPARKS, Nev. -- Sierra Nevada Corp. (SNC) announced it has successfully completed several significant Thermal Protection System (TPS) material development tests for its Dream Chaser spacecraft. The... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Monday June 29, 2015 0 comments Tags: Sierra Nevada Corp., Louisville, Mark Sirangelo, Dream Chaser

EY honors nine with Entrepreneur of the Year Awards, eight from CO

EY honors nine with Entrepreneur of the Year Awards, eight from CO

DENVER -- EY honored nine entrepreneurs from the Mountain Desert Region on Thursday evening at the 2015 EY Entrepreneur of the Year awards gala in Denver. Winners included: Lifetime Achievement... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Friday June 26, 2015 0 comments Tags: Denver, EY, 2015 Entrepreneur of, Scott Hefner

Conga receives $70M investment from Insight Venture Partners

Conga receives $70M investment from Insight Venture Partners

BROOMFIELD-- Conga, developers of the Conga Suite for Salesforce, announced a $70 million investment from Insight Venture Partners, a New York-based private equity and venture capital firm. Conga... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Friday June 26, 2015 0 comments Tags: Broomfield, Conga, Conga Suite, Salesforce, Mark Whiteside, Insight Venture Part

BioServe Space Technologies at CU to launch two biomedical experiments Sunday

BioServe Space Technologies at CU to launch two biomedical experiments Sunday

BOULDER -- A SpaceX Dragon mission set to launch Sunday to the International Space Station will include two biomedical experiments supported by BioServe Space Technologies headquartered in... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Friday June 26, 2015 0 comments Tags: Boulder, SpaceX Dragon, CU-Boulder, BioServe Space Techn, Stefanie Countryman

Gasification Technologies Conference set for Oct. 11-14 in Colorado Springs

Gasification Technologies Conference set for Oct. 11-14 in Colorado Springs

COLORADO SPRINGS -- The 2015 Gasification Technologies Conference will be held Oct. 11-14 in Colorado Springs. The conference will highlight emerging gasification markets, provide the latest... Read More

Friday June 26, 2015 0 comments Tags: Colorado Springs, 2015 Gasification Te, Gasification Technol, Alison Kerester


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Internet of Everything and the Future of Your Business, July 9, 7:30-9 a.m.

Denver Athletic Club, 1325 Glenarm Place

Tech Transfer

Second Denver Mini Maker Faire set for June 13-14

Second Denver Mini Maker Faire set for June 13-14

DENVER -- The second annual Denver Mini Maker Faire gets underway this weekend, June 13-14, at the Denver Museum of Nature and Science. More than 100 Colorado makers, inventors and crafters will... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Thursday June 11, 2015 0 comments Tags: Denver, Denver Mini Maker Fa, Colorado Maker Hub

Green/Environmental

WaterPulse introduces irrigation mats that cut water use up to 70 percent

WaterPulse introduces irrigation mats that cut water use up to 70 percent

LONGMONT--WaterPulse Inc. announced it has developed a commercial grade capillary action mat system that cuts water use in both retail horticulture outlets and greenhouses and nurseries by up to 70... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Thursday April 23, 2015 0 comments Tags: Longmont, WaterPulse, Jim Heffernan, water mat

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Women in Bioscience Symposium, July 21, 2-6 p.m.

Jennie Smoly Caruthers Biotechnology Bldg., Boulder

Talent

FreeWave Technologies adds Patrick Lazar to its leadership team

FreeWave Technologies adds Patrick Lazar to its leadership team

BOULDER --FreeWave Technologies, a leader in industrial, secure Machine-to-Machine and Industrial Internet of Things wireless networking solutions, announced Patrick Lazar has joined the company as... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Thursday June 25, 2015 0 comments Tags: Boulder, FreeWave Technologie, Patrick Lazar, Kim Niederman

Social Innovation

EY 2015 Entrepreneur of the Year Awards Gala is tomorrow in Denver

EY 2015 Entrepreneur of the Year Awards Gala is tomorrow in Denver

DENVER -- The 2015 EY Entrepreneur of the Year Awards Gala is set for tomorrow, June 25, at the Denver Center for the Performing Arts. The black-tie event will feature 25 award finalists from the... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Wednesday June 24, 2015 0 comments Tags: Denver, EY, EY Entrepreneur of t

Energy

Gasification Technologies Conference set for Oct. 11-14 in Colorado Springs

Gasification Technologies Conference set for Oct. 11-14 in Colorado Springs

COLORADO SPRINGS -- The 2015 Gasification Technologies Conference will be held Oct. 11-14 in Colorado Springs. The conference will highlight emerging gasification markets, provide the latest... Read More

Friday June 26, 2015 0 comments Tags: Colorado Springs, 2015 Gasification Te, Gasification Technol, Alison Kerester

Bioscience

BioServe Space Technologies at CU to launch two biomedical experiments Sunday

BioServe Space Technologies at CU to launch two biomedical experiments Sunday

BOULDER -- A SpaceX Dragon mission set to launch Sunday to the International Space Station will include two biomedical experiments supported by BioServe Space Technologies headquartered in... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Friday June 26, 2015 0 comments Tags: Boulder, SpaceX Dragon, CU-Boulder, BioServe Space Techn, Stefanie Countryman

Aerospace

SpaceX rocket with Colorado experiments explodes shortly after takeoff on Sunday

SpaceX rocket with Colorado experiments explodes shortly after takeoff on Sunday

BOULDER -- A SpaceX Dragon mission that carried two biomedical experiments supported by Boulder-based BioServe Space Technologies exploded shortly after its launch from Cape Canaveral, Florida on... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Monday June 29, 2015 0 comments Tags: Boulder, BioServe Space Techn, NASA, SpaceX Dragon, International Space

Water

In-Situ launches HydroVu website for remote water monitoring data analysis

In-Situ launches HydroVu website for remote water monitoring data analysis

FORT COLLINS -- In-Situ Inc. announced the official launch of HydroVu, a new website for remote water monitoring that will provide customers with secure access to decision-quality data when, where... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Thursday June 25, 2015 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, In-Situ, HydroVu, Matt Trumbo

INvestment

Conga receives $70M investment from Insight Venture Partners

Conga receives $70M investment from Insight Venture Partners

BROOMFIELD-- Conga, developers of the Conga Suite for Salesforce, announced a $70 million investment from Insight Venture Partners, a New York-based private equity and venture capital firm. Conga... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Friday June 26, 2015 0 comments Tags: Broomfield, Conga, Conga Suite, Salesforce, Mark Whiteside, Insight Venture Part

New Products

Ricoh introduces its newest camera with Wi-Fi and Near Field Communication

Ricoh introduces its newest camera with Wi-Fi and Near Field Communication

DENVER --Ricoh Imaging Americas Corp.announced the newest camera in its GR series, the Ricoh GR II, a premium compact camera with Wi-Fi and Near Field Communication (NFC) functionality. The GR II... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Monday June 22, 2015 0 comments Tags: Denver, Ricoh Imaging Americ, RICOH GR II, Jim Malcolm

Robotics

Sphero secures $45 million in new funding led by Mercato Partners and The Walt Disney Company

Sphero secures $45 million in new funding led by Mercato Partners and The Walt Disney Company

BOULDER --Sphero, a leader in connected play robotics, announced it secured an additional $45 million in funding, bringing its total funding to $80 million. The investment was led by Mercato... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Thursday June 4, 2015 0 comments Tags: Boulder, Sphero, Mercato Partners, Greg Warnock, Paul Berberian, TechStars, Walt Disney Company

Digital Health

Catalyst adds two companies to its proposed digital health campus in north Denver district

Catalyst adds two companies to its proposed digital health campus in north Denver district

DENVER -- Organizers of the Catalyst health care campus in north Denver announced two new companies have joined the Catalyst community. The companies are Corvectra, a sensor technology company... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Wednesday June 10, 2015 0 comments Tags: Denver, Catalyst, Mike Biselli, Chris Melton, Corvectra, Bret Fund, Entrepy

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