Silicon Prairie News

6683_7c4e3e8907_small April 14, 2014 by SPN Newsroom

Every Monday Silicon Prairie News' editorial team will share some of the interesting regional content we've read over the last week… read more

6699_409088a0d0_small April 14, 2014 by Jordan Pascale

Kansas City MindMixer is closing its Nebraska offices and moving to Kansas City. The online civic engagement platform is moving nearly all of its operations by the end of the summer. MindMixer established an office in North Omaha's Mastercraft three years ago, and a KC office followed about six months later ... read more

6407_fffef57118_small April 14, 2014 by Jordan Pascale

Lincoln opendorse, the Lincoln-based social media startup that pairs athletes and brands for endorsement campaigns, has partnered with NFL Players Inc., the for-profit subsidiary of the NFL Players Association. The platform, which was white-labeled, has been in beta for a few months. The deal was finalized earlier this year and opens the door for all 2,000-plus NFL players to sign up ... read more

April 11, 2014 by Silicon Prairie News

Every week, Silicon Prairie News presents opportunities in the region's tech, startup and creative community. From a contract job to a co-founder role, these positions are submitted by companies and gathered from public postings… read more

6696_49af9cff33_small April 11, 2014 by Jordan Pascale

Kansas State University's College of Business Administration is now accepting applications for its inaugural Launch a Business program. The program will deliver courses, research and mentorship to new ventures. Up to 10 high-potential startup ventures or concepts will be selected for participation in the five-session summer program… read more

6693_9b8763741a_small April 10, 2014 by Megan Bannister

Iowa City This summer eastern Iowa will have more than one accelerator program of sorts. The Iowa Startup Accelerator may kick off later this summer, but the University of Iowa doesn't want students to miss out on the action ... read more

April 10, 2014 by Fred Bauters

Kansas City Think Big Partners announced today on their blog that the group will be moving their operations this fall. Granted, it's only a block away… read more

6686_bd2407b924_small April 9, 2014 by Megan Bannister

Des Moines Eastern Iowa startups stole the show at the Technology Association of Iowa's ninth annual Prometheus Awards Wednesday evening in Des Moines. Higher Learning Technologies, Banno, ClusterFlunk and TelePharm all took home honors from the annual Iowa-focused awards. Coralville-based HLT won Best Mobile Application ... read more

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Winners will be announced live on stage at
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