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Watch: Suzanne Wouk from SellHound offers her thoughts on TechRaising

(Contributed) May 17, 2018 — Santa Cruz, CA Startup CEO Suzanne Wouk shares thoughts on how her first experience at TechRaising helped her launch a company. Get the deets on TechRaising 2018 here.

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Cruz Foam Made From Shrimp Shells Could Help Keep Beaches Clean

By Jeff Kart Forbes May 16, 2018 — Santa Cruz, CA Beaches need a break from plastic and careless people. Until then, a startup in California has an idea for a bio-version of Styrofoam, made […]

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Republicans jump ship to vote yes, but net neutrality is still sinking

 By Steve Blum Tellus Venture Associates May 16, 2018— Santa Cruz, CA The U.S. senate is formally opposed to the Federal Communications Commission’s repeal of Obama era network neutrality rules, voting 52 to 49 yesterday […]

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2nd Annual Get Hired in Santa Cruz ($5 off for SCTB readers if you act fast)

(Contributed) May 16, 2018 — Santa Cruz, CA This is the best tech job hunting event in Santa Cruz each year. Get your tickets now. 2nd Annual GET HIRED! Over 300 jobs will be hot […]

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With net neutrality a national campaign issue, California lawmakers must carry the flag

By Steve Blum Tellus Venture Associates May 16, 2018— Santa Cruz, CA The effects of a U.S. senate vote on reinstating network neutrality rules will reverberate in the California legislature this year, even if — […]

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Helpfully, the FCC posts a guide to nasty network management

By Steve Blum Tellus Venture Associates May 16, 2018— Santa Cruz, CA When the Federal Communications Commission published a notice on Friday, declaring that network neutrality rules would end on 11 June 2018, it also […]

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Preventing plastic’s perils

By Teresa l. Carey UC Santa Cruz May 15, 2018 — Santa Cruz, CA Chemistry professor Rebecca Braslau is working to develop an alternative plastic without the problematic molecules phthalates, which can mimic hormones and […]

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Startups get financial boost: Entrepreneurs pitch products at CSUMB competition

By Tom Leyde Monterey Herald May 15, 2018 — Salinas, CA (Photo above: Nancy Cibotti, founder of Splendid Blended, a natural fruit and vegetable drink company, explains her products to a woman attending the Startup […]

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The net neutrality doomsday clock is running again

By Steve Blum Tellus Venture Associates May 11, 2018 — Santa Cruz, CA June 11th is the day that federal network neutrality rules will end. Probably. The Federal Communications Commission announced yesterday that it will […]

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Do you know about bizzNEST at Digital NEST?

By Sara Isenberg Founder, Publisher, Editor-in-Chief, Santa Cruz Tech Beat May 10, 2018 — Watsonville, CA Ya learn something new every day. In this video, Digital NEST highlights bizzNEST, the youth digital media consultancy of […]

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