About five hours after Musk bragged about the first successful test-fire of SpaceX’s interplanetary Raptor rocket, Bezos tweeted images of Blue Origin’s New Glenn rocket smoking a round of wind tunnel tests. Read more »
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SILICON VALLEY — Palo Alto-based Aromyx has built a way to capture scent and taste digitally on what it calls the EssenceChip. It puts human olfactory and taste receptors onto a disposable biochip, with a digital readout. Aromyx says its platform will be invaluable to large corporations in the food and beverage, consumer-packaged goods, chemicals and agriculture industries. This is because it ...4 hours ago
SEATTLE — Seattle may be the epicenter of the cloud computing and data analytics industries but nonprofits here are struggling to gain access to quality data that can help them further their missions.
That was the recent collective opinion expressed by 1,600 nonprofit organiztaions in the Northwest Nonprofit Capacity Report, which was conducted by Seattle-based Luma Consulting on behalf of five ...7 hours ago
AUSTIN — An Austin technology company wants clients to see what a look is worth.
Jackrabbit Mobile LLC, an app developer, has created facial recognition software designed to give retailers more info about their customers. The product, called Face Lab, uses in-store cameras to provide business owners with real-time, in-store analytics about a customer’s gender, age range and even their ...23 hours ago
COLUMBUS — The year 2000 marked a low point for Rita Fuller-Yates. She and her husband had divorced, and two weeks later, she was laid off from her job.
She had just purchased their house from her ex and had no idea how she would survive financially, so she began cleaning homes to make a living.
That’s when she uncovered something that caught her completely off guard.
“I discovered ...24 hours ago
Upstart editor J. Jennings Moss snapped these selfies with Upstart 100 honorees at a special event in San Francisco on Sept. 29, ...September 30, 2016 | 2:48pm EDT
SAN FRANCISCO — Align Commerce says it can offer small business owners the ability to make international payments as easy as sending an email and at half the price of traditional banks.
Founder and CEO Marwan Forzley says the San Francisco-based startup's payment volume is doubling every month, based largely on customer referrals. But he's tight-lipped on numbers when its comes to payment ...September 30, 2016 | 2:45pm EDT
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