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Transparent electronics

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Monday, November 05, 2012

1112 NextThe 2011 Corning Glass video sensation, A Day Made of Glass, depicted a future in which people surf the web on a glass tabletop and check the weather on a bathroom mirror.  Now engineers at Oregon State University, a pioneer in the field of transparent electronics, may be one step closer to making the Corning Glass vision a reality.

 

Powerlist: health plans

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Monday, November 05, 2012

This month's Powerlist ranks health plans by number of members in Oregon.

 

Mustang money

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Monday, November 05, 2012

1112 MustangMoney 01The market for Oregon's unique wild horse has been limited, but growing demand from European buyers is heating up the Kiger economy.

 

The Portland recipe

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Monday, November 05, 2012

1112 ThePortlandRecipe 01Affordable homes, good schools, cheap liquor licenses and funky neighborhoods are the ingredients for the city's booming restaurant industry.

 

On the road

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1112 OnTheRoad 01Traffic-choked Newberg and Dundee are seizing on new possibilities for their futures as a hard-won bypass finally becomes a reality.

 

Staying alive

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1112 StayingAlive 01Post recession, Oregon's construction and building industry is a tentative mix of highs and lows.

 

The connection

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Monday, November 05, 2012

1112 Tactics 02Feeney Wireless is one of the fastest-growing companies in the booming wireless mobile and “machine-to-machine” market.

 
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