No one knows more than Boulder residents how much the city runs on technology. With a major university in city limits and as a hub for a number of tech startups, Boulder is more wired than a marionette flash mob. What better city than Boulder for Google Fiber? Except that Boulder will likely be passed over several more times because of state legislation that prevents cities … [Read more...] about Could Boulder Miss Out on Google Fiber Because of State Regulations?
Prediculous is building a new category of social games. A few guys, two years and some help from partners = ten kickass games. Conversation with Taylor McLemore, CEO, and Howie Spielman, CTO. Q: Give me your elevator pitch. A: We describe Prediculous as social games for the real world. We target people who are not fantasy diehards. It’s a group of games across football and … [Read more...] about TechStars Boulder Spotlight: Prediculous
Given Goods Co. is a specialty retailer of edited fashion, accessories and home goods that all give back. Conversation with Cameron Houser, co-founder and co-CEO. Q: When did you get the entrepreneurial bug? A: At the risk of sounding cliche, I think I have always had a bit of an entrepreneurial streak, though to be honest it was more of an independence streak that made … [Read more...] about Techstars Boulder Spotlight: Given Goods Co.
Shopventory integrates with Square and other mobile payments providers to give you in-depth information about the inventory of your business. Conversation with Co-Founders Bach Le and Rares Saftoiu. Q: You two have been working together for awhile now? Bach: We’ve worked together for seven years across three companies. Q: What’s your first memory of using … [Read more...] about TechStars Boulder Spotlight: Shopventory
Named one of Mashable’s 10 Tech Startups to watch and recent winner of TechCrunch Disrupt SF 2012 Hackathon, SnowShoe Stamp is a piece of hardware used to authenticate smartphone transactions. Like snowflakes, no two SnowShoe Stamps are exactly alike. This proves that the app user is in a specific place, at a specific time, and/or interacting with a specific system … [Read more...] about TechStars Boulder Spotlight: SnowShoe Stamp