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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

December 13, 2013 by Megan Bannister

Des Moines This holiday season, startups around Iowa are making an effort to give back to the less fortunate. The Des Moines-based Dwolla team came together to work with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Iowa and ensure a ... read more

6265_cdf564351a_small November 25, 2013 by Megan Bannister

Des Moines A few weeks ago, the Des Moines-based financial startup Dwolla released an API demo iPhone app on Github. Not long after, Iowa State University student Brett Neese took the API and began modifying it. Last week, his customized app—PayHere (for Dwolla)—appeared in the Apple App Store, with a version 2.0 already active ... read more

6191_faff500644_small November 1, 2013 by Megan Bannister

Two years ago we shared some of the Silicon Prairie's spookiest Halloween costumes. Now we're back for a second round of Halloween hijinx and startup shenanigans. Check out some of the best parties, pumpkins and punny costumes the Silicon Prairie had to offer this year ... read more

6128_ccdfcbaf07_small October 24, 2013 by Sponsor Author

Des Moines For Des Moines-based Dwolla, a renovated downtown office means more space for collaboration and a renewed focus on branding. "Almost everything that can be orange in our office is orange: couches, walls, rugs, shirts, you name it," Dwolla communications builder intern Lindsay Dressen told Silicon Prairie News ... read more

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