Silicon Prairie News

6627_3e7551de76_small March 31, 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

6651_fca77218ca_small March 28, 2014 by Fred Bauters

Kansas City Your ticket to an exclusive club just arrived. Seven of the 10 startups in the Sprint Mobile Health Accelerator powered by Techstars, located in Kansas City, are looking to hire ... read more

6650_439b10ade1_small March 28, 2014 by Jordan Pascale

Lincoln State leaders and members of entrepreneurial groups will meet for a roundtable in Lincoln on April 2 to talk about how the government can foster entrepreneurship. The Council of State Governments and the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation have partnered to present a lunchtime session and roundtable discussion for Nebraska state policymakers at the Capitol from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in Room 1126. read more

6647_46b12db8ed_small March 28, 2014 by Megan Bannister

Des Moines The Iowa Economic Development Authority announced Friday that eight Iowa startups received awards through various innovation programs, including Des Moines startup was awarded a $50,000 loan from the Iowa Innovation Acceleration ... read more

March 28, 2014 by Jordan Pascale

The SPN job board is sponsored by Hudl. Hudl is looking for great designers, developers and project managers. Know one? Hit them up: Every week, Silicon Prairie News presents opportunities in the region's tech, startup and ... read more

6645_c2b03a66e5_small March 27, 2014 by Megan Bannister

Des Moines Dwolla announced today on its blog that the Des Moines-based payments startup has partnered with GoDaddy to create a new e-invoicing system for the hosting company's business customers… read more

March 27, 2014 by Jordan Pascale

Lincoln A new partnership between Lincoln-based athlete endorsement platform opendorse and Orlando-based social sponsorship company IZEA will expand social sponsorship campaigns across platforms, including Twitter, Instagram, Tumblr and YouTube. By joining IZEA's Exchange ecosystem, ... read more

6637_12872699a7_small March 26, 2014 by Daniel Wheaton

Lincoln Thanks to an investment from Prairie Ventures and Invest Nebraska Corporation, investors now have another tool in their utility belts. Best Option Trading, an options trading service which has been in development for roughly two years, announced an undisclosed amount of funding Wednesday. “Modern technology can improve ... read more

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Through August 22, help us decide the winners of our inaugural Silicon Prairie Awards, which will recognize 12 companies and individuals. You can vote once per day per category.
Winners will be announced live on stage at
our August 30 event.