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7078_535d2d8121_small July 18, 2014 by Guest Contributor

Des Moines (Guest post by Ben Milne) 2013 was one of the hardest years of my life. It wasn’t the hardest but it was challenging. The hardest, was one year as a kid when my dad got Parkinson’s, my mom got sick, my mom’s best friend died and the grandparent who helped raise me withered away like ash with cancer right in front of my eyes. That’s a different kind of hard… read more

7070_1be4ac9674_small July 15, 2014 by Megan Bannister

Des Moines Now with only a few swipes, and a tap or two, Google Glass wearers around the country can pay merchants using Dwolla. But the Des Moines-based payments startup isn't the one behind the development. The Members Group (TMG), a Des Moines-based financial services company that provides payments processing solutions, announced the Google Glass app—called See2Pay—during its Executive Summit in Lake Tahoe, Calif., on Tuesday.  read more

6977_7ec5591255_small June 18, 2014 by Megan Bannister

Des Moines On Wednesday Dwolla announced the latest update to its services: Dwolla Direct, which will allow users to send money over Dwolla's network without fully registering for an account. read more

6910_1434e12b1f_small May 29, 2014 by Megan Bannister

Des Moines Transfering money from Dwolla account to Dwolla account has always been instantaneous, but now the Des Moines-based financial startup is making the process more seamless for bank transfers and small businesses… 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

6535_236b678a41_small February 28, 2014 by Megan Bannister

Des Moines Next time you hit the "checkout" button on, you'll have the option of paying with Dwolla. Through Zinc Save—a plugin for Google Chrome—customers are able to order goods online and pay with funds from their Dwolla account ... read more

February 10, 2014 by Megan Bannister

Two Silicon Prairie startups gained national recognition today when Fast Company released its 2014 list of "The World's Most Innovative Companies" online. Kansas City's AgLocal... read more

6331_10176836e5_small January 2, 2014 by Megan Bannister

Last year we launched Startup Spaces, a monthly series in partnership with turnstone that showcases the unique offices of companies across the Silicon Prairie. Its been a lot of fun to coordinate over the last six months, and we've ... read more

6329_b9d95ff7d4_small December 31, 2013 by Megan Bannister & Jordan Pascale

On Monday, we introduced stories 13 through 7 of Silicon Prairie News' most read stories of 2013. Now we bring you the articles that made our top six most popular stories, including our top story of the year ... read more

6323_51e7c6dcc8_small December 30, 2013 by Megan Bannister & Jordan Pascale

In the past we've written "top stories of the year" posts based on what our editorial team deemed the most important news of the year. This time we turn that tradition on its head and focused on the numbers. What follows is a look at our 13 most read stories over the last 12 months—chosen by you, our readers... read more

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