Digest #19

In the spirit of Thanksgiving, I'd like to thank these active sponsors: PLT Labs, South Swell Ventures, Product Ops, City of Santa Cruz Economic Development.


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  • TEDxSantaCruz seeks tech speakers for March 2014 event
    TEDxSantaCruz, an event that will take place on March 8, 2014, is seeking extraordinary voices in our local community who have a unique idea or an unusual and insightful perspective - and who can convey it in a dynamic way. We are looking to hear from potential speakers from our local tech community who are ready to share their innovative ideas around the theme of "Activate" on the TEDxSantaCruz stage.



  • Events the week after TG:

  • Looker noted as "red-hot" by IDG Connect
    ... as one of the 20 top pre-IPO companies in 2014 B2B tech. "What makes for a red-hot company? Knowing which closely-held companies have the strength in depth to succeed is an inexact science..." Read for clues. 


  • Science magazine lauds prosthetic made with a FOX shock
    "The same FOX shock technology that softens the crash landing of a mountain bike is sharing top honors for its use in a prosthetic foot worn by extreme competitive racers. The Versa Foot, a prosthetic designed by competitive racer Mike Shultz was named last week as one of the top inventions of the year by Popular Science."





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