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In a landmark decision for the future of the Internet, the Federal Communications Commission on Thursday approved tough net neutrality regulations to oversee online traffic.
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To Julie Friedman Steele ⇒ , 3D printing isn’t just a way to make a mini bust of yourself. It’s a gateway to understanding the future of technology. She’s founder of the 3D Printer Experience. Run as a benefit corporation, it started as a pop-up location on Clark Street in 2013 and expanded in January to a bigger space in the same building but now with a different entrance, on LaSalle Street. Steele explains how she’s helping people speed into...
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Who else should be in the Network? Suggest a name to the Blue Sky editorial staff. Email bluesky@chicagotribune.com. All; Education; Entrepreneurs; Finance; Government; Health; Innovation; Technology; Venture capital. Godard Abel Godard Abel. Co-founder and chairman, G2 Crowd; ...
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Blue Sky Innovation ;enters a new phase ;Wednesday with the launch ;of The Vault , a ;new portal for your business life that will grow to ;include a range of resources.
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Inspired by her beagle, Jax, Tina Nguyen created ; Jax & Bones ;in 2006 to make pet products. Though she was entering a crowded market — an estimated $59 billion in 2014 sales — the former restaurant manager saw an unmet need: high-end pet beds that appeal to affluent homeowners and help them express their style. By designing specifically for this market, Jax & Bones landed its $200 pet beds and top-line pet toys in stores such as Bloomingdale’s...
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The dating season opened Feb. 15, according to Urban Dictionary . But Sam Yagan sees dating season differently, from an entrepreneur and executive's perspective. He co-founded online dating site OkCupid in 2003 and sold it to IAC/InterActiveCorp in 2011 for $90 million. He is now Chicago-based CEO of IAC’s online dating division, Match Group, which includes Match.com, mobile app Tinder and some 40 other brands. Yagan also co-founded startup ac...
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Yan Pritzker, CTO at music gear e-commerce startup Reverb, is doing a lot of hiring these days — adding 11 developers since the company launched in late 2012. He expects to double that in the next 12 months.
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The City of Chicago sees opportunities for innovation in sustainability. So said Aaron Joseph, deputy sustainability officer at the Mayor’s office, at the Internet of Things Chicago meetup on Tuesday night.
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Smartwatches can boost workout routines. So can smartshirts and smartbras.
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Everyone’s a critic on Oscar night, but how do you decide which American movies will stand the test of time?
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Rocketmiles, a Chicago startup that offers airline miles in exchange for hotel bookings, will be acquired by Priceline Group for about $20 million, ; according to a Wall Street Journal report .
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Did the National Security Agency plant spyware deep in the hard drives of thousands of computers used by foreign governments, banks and other surveillance targets around the world?
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