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Digest #86

It was a busy news week. Check out the endearing story of how Confr's founder fell in love w/ Santa Cruz, VW bus and all. The UC systemwide bioengineering symposium is coming to UCSC soon. Cityblooms and Plantronics are making news again. And, at TimeBank Santa Cruz, time is the currency. And more! Go read the news...

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 Top Stories: 
  • The story of how a European telco startup founder fell in love with Santa Cruz. Read now...


  • passQi: A totally new kind of password management. Read now...


  • Timebanking: Nobody makes a profit -- on purpose. Read now...


  • Making waves at the national level: Mr. Martinez goes to Washington. Read now...

  • "We won!" Cityblooms and Plantronics receive prestigious environmental award. Read now...


  • MakersFactory partners with distributor for Game-based Learning Cube. Read now...


  • Startups breathe new life into "old Borland" building. Read now... 



  • UCSC to host UC Systemwide Bioengineering Symposium in June. Read now...

  • Plantronics Explorer 500 hits the market at $60. Read now...

  • First-ever Forbes Ag Tech Summit coming to Salinas. (Monsanto speaking?) Read now...



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