Colorado Tech Weekly #73: Mad Geniuses, Ty Lawson and GO VOTE!
Colorado Tech Weekly brings you the top 10 technology stories of the past week and the best upcoming local tech events every Monday morning!
Tomorrow is Election Day! It should be a holiday, but for some weird reason it’s not. Make sure that you vote! Even better would be doing some research, and then voting.
Whether your interest is in startups, technology jobs or STEM education, you need to make sure your voice is heard at every level of government. GO VOTE!
Top Colorado Technology News
- Denver’s Cloud Elements on growing up, moving out, and spending $3.1M [BuiltinColorado]
- 6 secrets of Boulder-based SolidFire’s Colorado success [BuiltinColorado]
- Denver’s “Mad Geniuses” take on Pandora in quest to create online radio magic [Xconomy]
- Louisville-based DaVinci Coders earns state OK to become newest certified occupational school [InnovatioNews]
- APEX Conference to showcase top technology leaders in Colorado [CTA]
- Denver Nuggets star basketball player Ty Lawson launches Denver-based Bottles Waiting app to reshape, enhance nightclub experience [InnovatioNews]
- Denver-based Cloud Elements Learns from developer users and offers single API integration [Tech Cocktail]
- Broomfield-based Level 3 deal for TW Telecom closes, creating $28 billion business data company [DBJ]
- Boulder’s TrainingPeaks creates top athletes with web and mobile apps [BuiltinColorado]
- Denver-based BiggerPockets celebrates 10 years as the leading real estate investing network [BuiltinColorado]
- 11/5 – Analyze Boulder – Winter Sports Extravaganza
- 11/5 – CTA – APEX Awards
- 11/5 – 1 Million Cups Denver – Bounce.io & MadGenius Radio
- 11/5 – famo.us Denver/Boulder – Intro to famo.us!
- 11/5 – WWC Denver – Landing Your Dream Job in Tech
- 11/6 – WWC Boulder – Security 101 at Rally Software
- 11/6 – WWC Denver – Python Study Group
- 11/7-11/9 – Hackfit Boulder
- 11/8 – Boulder/Denver Railsbridge – Railsbridge Intermediate Workshop
- 11/8-11/9 – CodeDay – CodeDay Boulder
- 11/11 – BDNT – New Tech Fort Collins
- 11/11 – GDI Boulder – Study Group: Introduction to HTML & CSS for Beginners
- 11/11 – All Things API Meetup – Email As A Data Source For Apps Synopsis w/Tony Blank, Dev Evangelist Context.IO
- 11/11 – Colorado Cassandra Meetup – Lighting a Spark under Cassandra and Elasticsearch
Thank you for reading!
If you know of any other good news stories or sources about tech in Colorado, please let me know! Also if you attend any of the events listed, I would love to hear from you!