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A new federal lawsuit claims Grubhub misclassified its delivery drivers as independent contractors across the country, the latest salvo in a legal battle that has spread across the gig economy.
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Technori's new era kicked off Tuesday with a fresh face at the helm but a familiar voice as its keynote speaker.
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Snapchat is a party — and Chicago startups and entrepreneurs are offering you an invitation.
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Techstars Chicago announced its accelerator class for 2016 on Monday, naming a group of 10 companies that offer everything from packaged lunches to a connected tracker for children.
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It's Take Your Dog to Work Day, which we aren't actually doing, for the obvious reason. (Bad dog!) But we still want to know what all those pups going to work at startups are thinking. Click through to find out.
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Techweek CEO Amanda Signorelli is overseeing the tech conference and festival in its home base of Chicago for the first time this week, aiming to sharpen the focus on content.
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Impact Engine has pivoted from startup accelerator to impact investment fund, announcing Wednesday that it had closed a $10 million seed fund and would no longer run a formal program for startups.
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Motorola Mobility 's Moto G4 and Moto G4 Plus, a pair of wallet-friendly unlocked smartphones, will be available across the U.S. starting July 12, the company announced Tuesday.
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What's it really like to work at Chicago startups and tech companies? Blue Sky's Inside Job lets people on the ground tell us in their own words.
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Conflict is a constant even in the many chapters before the titular war appears in Helen Simonson's latest novel. But in most of the book, battles are waged mainly with a well-placed retort rather than a shell. The Summer Before the War follows young Beatrice Nash, a bookish woman vowed to spinsterhood who, following the death of her beloved father, follows an opportunity to teach Latin all the way to the quiet seaside village of Rye...
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The Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago announced a multimillion-dollar donation from Pat and Shirley Ryan on Wednesday that will put her name on an innovative new research hospital in Streeterville.
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The city of Chicago is preparing to install a network of sensors that will track people on city streets — walking, biking, driving — and privacy experts say it needs to better spell out how it will use that information.
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Reporter, Blue Sky Innovation
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Reporter at Blue Sky Innovation/Chicago Tribune
Introduction
Reporting on business innovations at Blue Sky Innovation, a digital division of the Chicago Tribune.

Also, founder of PAPER/PLATES, a blog for readers and eaters.


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Winner of Best Arts, Sports and Entertainment Writing from New America Media (awarded 2011)
Education
  • Northwestern University
    Journalism, Psychology, 2006 - 2010
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