High tech and telecom

High tech and telecom
Entrepreneurs take a flying leap
October 2010
Tuesday, September 28, 2010

1010_ATS01Craigslist forever changed the world of classified advertising, but anyone who uses the site is aware of its shortcomings. “Buried in the 500 replies you get from India and everywhere else maybe you get 10 people who follow directions and are local,” says Ethan Smith-Gillespie, co-founder of The Program, a Portland design firm. So he and Program co-founder Coe Lottis decided to do something about it.

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Next: Internet detours relieve web congestion
October 2010
Monday, September 27, 2010
1010_Next01University of Oregon associate professor Reza Rejaie is developing detours on the Internet highway that may help relieve the congestion caused by streaming live content.
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Google comes to downtown Portland
High Five
Friday, September 17, 2010
Google moved into its new downtown Portland office and immediately began work with software developed by Instantiations.
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Telecommuting grows in Bend
High Five
Thursday, September 16, 2010
A culture of telecommuting is growing in Bend, with more remote workers choosing the area for its renowned outdoor recreation and environment.
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Intel's mind-reading smart phones of the future
High Five
Thursday, September 16, 2010
Intel researchers are delving into the creepy but promising "contextually aware" computing of the future - machines that would know who you are and what you're doing.
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