Oregon Tech in the News

Technology Association of Oregon
March 07, 2018

Mar 1

Oregon Senate sends net neutrality bill to Gov. Kate Brown I Oregonian
Oregon biotech firms on remedies for their industry's slow growth (Infographic) I Portland Business Journal
Intel off 18-year high as tariff-spawned plummet doesn't spare Northwest stocks I Portland Business Journal
How Facebook's $1B investment has lifted Prineville I Portland Business Journal
Pacific Northwest companies land among nation's top 10 for pay and benefits I Portland Business Journal
Facebook Data Centers Contribute Nearly $6 Billion in GDP I Cascade Business News

Mar 2

Microchip, with plant in Gresham, buys Microsemi for $10 billion I Oregonian
Tax break repeal dies in Oregon Senate, preserving millions in savings for Comcast and Frontier I Oregonian
Flying car work nearing completion in Prineville I Portland Tribune

Mar 4

OneApp aims to make it easier for renters to find a home I Bend Bulletin
Portland entrepreneur calls out Amazon for featuring Chinese counterfeits I Oregonian
Bend, Oregon, is becoming a commuter town for Silicon Valley despite the 10-hour drive I CNBC

Mar 5

For Humanity Innovation Labs it's all about wearables I Portland Business Journal
OEN teams with Oregon Community Foundation to expand critical program to 11 more counties I Portland Business Journal
After $17M raise, Vancouver wearable startup lands COO with industrial chops I Portland Business Journal
Facebook data centers in Oregon help add $6 billion to GDP I Portland Business Journal
Tech firms get a jump on transportation challenges I Portland Business Journal

Mar 6

Once Wary of Facebook and Apple, a Mill Town Tells Them to Keep Expanding I New York Times
Washington governor signs sweeping net neutrality bill I Oregonian
Cybersecurity firm Carbon Black picks Oregon for West Coast hub I Oregonian
Portland health tech firm ReelDx names new CEO I Portland Business Journal
Tech unicorns and the horns of the listing dilemma I Portland Business Journal
Massachusetts security firm opens R&D office in Hillsboro I Portland Business Journal
160,000 solar panels soaking up sun in central Oregon I Portland Tribune
Oregon Innovative Marketing Pours Out Liquid Innovation With Bend’s Most Spirited Women I Cascade Business News

Mar 7

R/GA launches pet-focused accelerator in Portland backed by Mars Petcare, Michelson Found Animals Foundation I Portland Business Journal