Tesla supercharger stations on the West Coast: They're not just for Washington and California anymore.
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150 employees moving to new building in Tigard Triangle, including light assembly team, U.S. sales force along with worldwide marketing and technology services teams.
Overall, Hillsboro, home to Intel, pulled in the most with 39,000 volunteer hours and $353,000 spread across the city.
Along the way, we'll visit at least one of Tesla's new SuperCharger Stations, which promise Model S owners 200 miles worth of juice in just 30 minutes -- for free.
For those who have been counting the bus trips since TriMet announced development of the TVM-in-your-pocket app with GlobeSherpa last year, it means they will likely have to wait until mid-August instead of the beginning of August to download it.
Portland computer programmer Michelle Rowley hopes her group provides the mentorship and camaraderie women need to enter the tech industry mid-career.
On Wednesday, the TriMet board of directors unanimously approved a contract to develop the agency's own $30 million e-fare system fitting of what General Manager Neil McFarlane called "the digital age we live in.
A venture created by Portland-based Mercy Corps and funded with cash and mentorship by a coterie of international players, including Google and Portland-based Rogue Venture Partners, Gaza Sky Geeks recently announced a crucial partnership in its plan to launch the area's first bona fide startup accelerator.
The company is currently preparing a trial with Nokia Siemens Networks and South Korea's SK Telecom Co., where its chips are being deployed in base stations.
Portland design agency Quango developed the commercial idea for the world's largest computer chip maker. Lyon Films, a Portland production company, brought the idea to life. In the end, two days and about 20 hours of work will boil down to about a 1-minute commercial.
A bill aimed at granting Project Azalea a clear path to development got bottled up in committee amid controversy over amendments.
To this day, Apple still has not announced a relocation, and Apple spokesman Nick Leahy declined to comment Friday afternoon.
Bill Holt writes: Without prompt congressional action, a critical source of helium will soon be closed for business.
He was born Jan. 30, 1925, and grew up on a small farm near Portland. He studied electrical engineering at Oregon State.
Tech and creative firms want offices that are flashy and efficient. Office towers often are neither, but certain landlords are changing to snag those tenants.
"For our mission long term, this is crucial to us," says co-founder Matt Hixson. "It's a huge part of our revenue plan. And it will have mass market appeal."
“Ultimately we want to deliver a better form of television. We’re very confident we’ll get the content we need to launch later this year.”
The Oregon Transportation Commission has approved more than $2 million to help fund four Portland-area road projects, including a new metered Interstate 205 ramp lane in Northeast Portland and traffic improvements around Intel's Ronler Acres campus in Hillsboro.
The 3,200-square-foot store opens Thursday, when customers will receive free tickets to the Friday concert at Pioneer Courthouse Square.
Join Oregonian tech writer Mike Rogoway for a live, online chat at noon Tuesday to talk about his experience.
The free revamp, called Windows 8.1, represents Microsoft's concessions to long-time customers taken aback by the dramatic changes to an operating system that had become a staple during the past 20 years.
SAP dropped out of buyout talks, but Oracle, IBM or Salesforce.com could be fits.
The EU Commission has been investigating since 2010 whether Google is abusing its dominant position in Europe, where its search has a market share of above 90 percent.
SAP, based in Walldorf, Germany, decided Jive's products overlapped too much with its own and wouldn't add enough market share.
An Oregon Tax Court judge rules that the Hewlett-Packard campus in Corvallis has been overvalued on tax bills from 2008-2011. The decision could cost Benton County $9 million in tax revenue.
The strategies Apple uses are legal, and many other multinational corporations use similar tax techniques to avoid paying U.S. income taxes on profits they reap overseas.
A snapshot of how six startups have progressed since we profiled them in the past several weeks to several months.
Yahoo is paying all cash for Tumblr, dipping into some of its remaining stash from a $7.6 billion windfall reaped last year from selling about half of its stake in Chinese Internet company Alibaba Holdings Group.
Krzanich said he and newly promoted company President Renee James will try to make Intel more outward-looking in order to predict future trends in computing.
The streaming service, called All Access, is available in the U.S. for $9.99 per month after a 30-day free trial. It will be available in other countries later.