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Modern Tribe shares actions for inclusion on International Women’s Day

(Source: Modern Tribe blog) March 9, 2018 — Santa Cruz, CA Modern Tribe is focused on creating a welcoming environment for all people who value a diverse set of experiences and strive to live well […]

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Santa Cruz Teen Entrepreneur Challenge announces 2nd annual hackathon

By Daphne Tuncer and Emily O’Neal Santa Cruz Teen Entrepreneur Challenge organizers March 9, 2018 — Santa Cruz, CA (Photo above: Here’s the scene at last year’s Santa Cruz Teen Entrepreneur Challenge at The MAH. […]

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Cabrillo College Robotics Club is raising money for a trip to NASA Swarmathon

(Source: gofundme) March 9, 2018 — Aptos, CA [Editor’s note: The Cabrillo College Robotics teams won the 2016 NASA Swarmathon Virtual Challenge. They’re raising funds for this year’s trip to Kennedy Space Center.] Make a […]

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Community Broadband: Santa Cruz County Moving Beyond Incumbent Inaction

By Lisa Gonzalez Community Broadband Networks, Minneapolis, MN March 1, 2018 — Minneapolis, MN and Santa Cruz, CA When community leaders in Santa Cruz County, California, decided to take steps to spur economic development, they knew […]

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Watch: Wheel TALK – The story of Onewheel

(Source: YouTube) March 1, 2018 — Santa Cruz, CA Wonder how Onewheel went from a crazy idea in Founder and CEO Kyle Doerksen’s head to an amazing new experience enjoyed by riders world wide? Watch […]

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Robin Hunicke to host Game Developers Choice Awards

By Scott Rappaport UC Santa Cruz March 1, 2018 — Santa Cruz, CA (Photo above: Robin Hunicke’s acclaimed PC and VR game, Luna, has been nominated for a 2018 Independent Games Festival Award for Excellence […]

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Looker Included in 2018 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Analytics and Business Intelligence Platforms

(Contributed) March 1, 2018 — Santa Cruz, CA Looker included for the first time in this Magic Quadrant, recognized for its completeness of vision and ability to execute Looker has announced that Gartner, Inc. has […]

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Q&A: Jim Brock on his new startup, ezNDA

By Sara Isenberg Founder, Publisher, Editor-in-Chief, Santa Cruz Tech Beat February 27, 2018 — Santa Cruz, CA You can think of it as “Non-Disclosure as a Service.” Last week, Jim Brock announced ezNDA in The […]

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Bringing Gender Equity to the Coworking Movement: A Q&A with the Founders of Women Who Cowork

By Cat Johnson February 27, 2018 — Austin, TX (Photo above: Women Who Cowork is a global alliance of 400 female coworking space operators and managers, founded by Iris Kavanagh, left, and Laura Shook […]

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10 questions this Looker recruiter asks before hiring leaders

(Source: FAST Company) February 27, 2018 — Santa Cruz, CA (Photo above: Jen Rettig is Head of Recruiting at Looker. Source: Looker website) Don’t immediately start combing LinkedIn for executive-level candidates. Here’s what one recruiting […]

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Santa Cruz Tech Beat published a piece by Stephanie Metzinger on our Western Growers Center for Innovation & Technology in City of Salinas earlier this week; the article highlights the changing industry of farming in the West, and the technologies meeting the needs of growers. #AgTech "The Center for Innovation & Technology (WGCIT) serves as a hub for the accelerated development and rapid deployment of innovative solutions to help farmers feed more people with fewer resources. ...To dramatically increase our global food production, we need a systematic transformation of the way we cultivate our food. That’s where technology comes in, and that’s where WG’s Center for Innovation & Technology plays a key role." Read the entire post here: Hazel Technologies AgVoice Concentric Power, Inc. HeavyConnect California Safe Soil Western Growers

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