Friday, August 28, 2015

EPIC Ventures Backs MagicCube

Friday, August 28, 2015

Salt Lake City-based venture investor EPIC Ventures made an investment this week, as part of a seed funding for Silicon Valley-based mobile security developer MagicCube>. MagicCube said that EPIC Ventures was part of a $2.2M, seed funding round, ...

 
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Interview with Devon Tivona of Pana, The AI Driven Travel Concierge

Friday, August 28, 2015

Can artificial intelligence software be the answer to better travel arrangements for you on your next trip? Denver-based Pana (www.pana.com) thinks so, and is developing AI software which works interfaces with human agents, to provide what it hopes ...

 
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DigiCert Acquired By Thoma Bravo

Friday, August 28, 2015

Lehi, Utah-based DigiCert, the provider of SSL certificates, has been acquired by private equity firm Thoma Bravo, the two companies said this morning. Financial details of the acquisition were not disclosed. DigiCert provides digital certificates, ...

 
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Thursday, August 27, 2015

CenturyLink Expands High Speed Internet In Rural Utah

Thursday, August 27, 2015

CenturyLink announced Thursday that it is bringing high speed Internet service to 4,300 rural households and rural businesses, after receiving funding from the Federal Communications Commission (FCC)'s Connect America Fund (CAF). CenturyLink said ...

 
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Rachio Gets Funding From Amazon's Alexa Fund

Thursday, August 27, 2015

Denver-based Rachio, the developer of smartphone-connected irrigation controllers, has scored an investment from Amazon.com, as part of Amazon's $100M Alexa Fund. Size of the investment was not announced. According to Amazon, the investment was one ...

 
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Teliax Sets COO

Thursday, August 27, 2015

Denver-based Teliax a provider of voice and data services, said today that it has named Gary Fry as the company's new Chief Operating Officer. Fry has been a board member of Comptel, and also has served at ANPI, Verizon (Wiltel), Pacific Gateway ...

 
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University of Colorado Researchers Advance Microscopic Imaging

Thursday, August 27, 2015

An industry group, the Semiconductor Reserach Corproation (SRC), said a group of researchers at the University of Colorado have made a big advancement in microscopic imaging today, detailed in a paper published on ScienceDirect. According to the ...

 
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Looking For A Hot Date? Area Universities Rank High On Tinder Analysis

Thursday, August 27, 2015

Tinder, the mobile dating app developer which has become very popular with those looking for a hot date, has ranked the top 50 schools where users have "swiped right" on potential dates--with a surprising number in local technology markets across ...

 
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Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Sarcos Unveils Robotic Snake

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Salt Lake City-based robot developer Sarcos said week that it is launching what it says is the first, commercially available snake-like robot. The company said the new, autonomous robot is aimed at use in public safety, security, disaster recovery, ...

 
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Health Catalyst, Control4 In CFO Shuffle

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Two, Salt Lake area companies are in the CFO shuffle this morning, as Health Catalyst, a developer of healthcare data warehousing software, and Control4, which develops home automation products, both appointed new CFOs. Health Catalyst said that it ...

 
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Apto Raises $8.0M More For Real Estate Software

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Denver-based Apto, which develops cloud-based commercial real estate brokerage management software, has raised $8.0M in a Series B funding, according to the company. The funding was led by Adams Street Partners. Apto says it has now raised $10.4M ...

 
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Tuesday, August 25, 2015

Pana Finds $1.35M For AI Driven Travel Bookings, Recommendations

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

Will your next vacation be booked by a robot? Denver-based Pana, a company developing artificial intelligence software to help with travel bookings, said today that it has raised $1.35M in a funding round, to combine artificial intelligence with ...

 
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Foundry Re-Ups On Spare5 For Micro Work App

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

Boulder-based venture investor Foundry Group's latest investment, Spare5 is looking to help anyone with an iPhone earn some money in their spare time--and help companies with their difficult to automate tasks. According to Spare5, a Seattle startup, ...

 
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PlanetiQ Opens Office In Boulder

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

PlanetIQ, a company developing a constellation of satellites dedicated to weather, climate and space weather analysis, says that it has opened up an office in Boulder, Colorado. According to the company, its new science and engineering facility will ...

 
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Pinsight Gets $700,000 For Talent Management Software

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

Denver-based Pinsight announced this morning that it has raised $700,000 in funding, for the company's talent management and prediction software. The startup--which just launched its software for predicting leadership ability in employees, said the ...

 
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Coalfire Names CFO

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

Louisville, Colorado-based Coalfire, which develops cyber security risk management and compliance services, said today that it has named Steve Deitsch as its new Chief Financial Officer. Deitsch was previously at Biomet, after serving as CFO of ...

 
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Monday, August 24, 2015

Cherwell Software Deploys On Amazon Web Services

Monday, August 24, 2015

Colorado Springs-based Cherwell Software, a developer of IT service management software, aid today that it has launched its software onto Amazon Web Services. The company already offers up a cloud-based version of its software through Microsoft ...

 
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Ancestry Expands Move Into Newspaper Archives With Major Gannett Deal

Monday, August 24, 2015

Provo, Utah-based online family history site Ancestry.com is in a major expansion into the newspaper archive business today, saying that it has reached a deal with newspaper publisher Gannett Co., to digitize and offer up the archives of more than ...

 
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sPower Names Execs

Monday, August 24, 2015

Salt Lake City-based sPower, a nationwide renewable energy provider, said today that it has named David Shipley as its Chief Financial Officer, and Ray Henger as SVP of Structured Finance. Shipley hsa been at sPower since February, and joined from ...

 
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Friday, August 21, 2015

IQ Navigator's Sherri Hammons To Get CTP Award

Friday, August 21, 2015

Sherri Hammons, the Chief Technology Officer of Denver-based IQ Navigator, has been selected as the recipient of the Communications & Technology Professionals annual 2015 Technology Executive of the Year, the group said this morning. Hammons will be ...

 
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Mersive Rolls Out Update

Friday, August 21, 2015

Denver-based Mersive, the developer of multi-screen, enterprise collaboration software, said this week that it has launched a major update of its software. According to Mersive, it has updated its Solstice Pod and Solstice Software for Windows, ...

 
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LifeLock Snags Exec From Yahoo

Friday, August 21, 2015

Tempe, Arizona-based identity theft protection service LifeLock said Thursday that it has snagged a Yahoo veteran to help lead the company's product efforts. LifeLock said it has named Marco Wirasinghe as Vice President of Consumer Applications. ...

 
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Thursday, August 20, 2015

Zayo: Fiber-to-the-Tower Move Paying Off

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Boulder-based Zayo Group, the provider of fiber bandwith, said this week that its move into the Fiber-to-the-Tower market is paying off for the company. According to Zayo, it has been seeing "strong returns" from follow-on sales activity to its ...

 
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Backflip Releases New PLAY-DOH Game

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Boulder-based mobile games developer Backflip Studios--now owned by Hasbro--has rolled out an new game, featuring Hasbro's popular PLAY-DOH brand. According to Backflip, its new PLAY-DOH Jam videogame revolves around the "PLAY-DOH Universe" and lets ...

 
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Wednesday, August 19, 2015

FreeWave Technologies Co-Founder Wulchin Moves On

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Boulder-based FreeWave Technologies, the developer of M2M, industrial wireless networking technology, said Wednesday that its co-founder, Steve Wulchin, is stepping down from his role as President. FreeWave said that Wulchin will continue to be a ...

 
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Kindara Finds $5.3M For Women's Fertility Tracking

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Boulder-based women's fertility tracking app and device maker Kindara, which is led by Will Sacks, announced a $5.3M funding round this morning, to help grow its mobile health apps. According to Kindara, the seed funding round included $1.9M in ...

 
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Dot Hill Systems Acquired By Seagate For $694M

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Longmont, Colorado-based storage systems maker Dot Hill Systems Corp. has been acquired by disk drive maker Seagate, in a deal worth $694M in cash. According to Seagate, it will pay $9.75 per share for publicly traded Dot Hill Systems, which trades ...

 
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ON Semiconductor Bolsters Board

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Phoenix-based ON Semiconductor, which develops semiconductors for energy management, said Tuesday that it has added Gilles Delfassy to the company's board. Delfassy was previously SVP and Executive Officer, General Manager at Texas Instruments, ...

 
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Tuesday, August 18, 2015

Coalfire Names New CEO

Tuesday, August 18, 2015

Louisville, Colorado-based Coalfire said Tuesday that it has named a new CEO, filling a position that had been suddenly opened by the untimely death of former CEO Rick Dakin. Coalfire said that Chairman Larry Jones--who already had been installed ...

 
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WebPT Buys Therabill

Tuesday, August 18, 2015

Phoenix, Arizona-based WebPT, which develops web-based, electronic medical records software for therapists, has acquired Therabill, a developer of practice management software for physical and occupational therapists, speech-language pathologists ...

 
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Aviacode Raises $16M

Tuesday, August 18, 2015

Salt Lake City-based Aviacode, which develops medical coding software and services, said today that it ha raised $16M in a gorwth investment. The funding came from Frontier Capital. The startup, led by Lane Monson, said it will use the funding to ...

 
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Monday, August 17, 2015

Parascript Launches New Handwriting Recognition Software

Monday, August 17, 2015

Longmont, Colorado-based Parascript said this morning, along with partner EDAC Systems, that EDAC has released a new version of its ReadSCRIPT handwriting recognition software. The software is used for extracting data from paper and electronic files ...

 
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Techstars Sets New Austin Program Leader

Monday, August 17, 2015

Boulder-based startup accelerator operator has set up a new head of its Austin accelerator, saying today that it has named Amos Schwartzfarb as Managing Director in Austin. Schwartzfarb replaces Jason Seats, who became a Partner earlier this eyar. ...

 
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Spectra Logic Launches New Storage Product

Monday, August 17, 2015

Boulder, Colorado-based Spectra Logic announced this morning that it has launched a new, storage product, focused on high-density, bulk storage. Spectra Logic said its Spectra Verde DPE product uses Shingled Magnetic Recording (SMR), which allows ...

 
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Intel To Invest $250,000 A Year For Navajo Coding Effort

Monday, August 17, 2015

Intel said Friday that it is bolstering computer science and engineering in the Navajo Nation, by investing $250,000 per year in three Arizona high schools. According to Intel, the investment in the Science Foundation Arizona's Code Talkers to Code ...

 
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