Nov/Dec 2012

Transparent electronics

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

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

Mustang money

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

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

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

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

The connection

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