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Digest #100

Santa Cruz Tech Beat marks 2 years and 100 digests! Wow. Thank you to these Platinum, Gold, Silver, and Bronze Partners:
  • South Swell Ventures
  • Central Coast Angels
  • City of SC Economic Development Dept.
  • UC Santa Cruz
  • Launch Brigade
  • Santa Cruz Works
  • Looker
  • Monarch Media
  • Mainstream Real Estate Group
  • ANB Insurance Services
  • UCSC Computer Science
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Sara Isenberg, Founder, Editor-in-Chief, Publisher

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 Top Stories: 
  • Santa Cruz Tech Beat marks our 2nd anniversary this week, coincidentally timed with the publication of our 100th digest. Wow, how time flies!



  • Born in a Pleasure Point dining room, the WaveClock is perfect for the surfer in your life, or any ocean lover. Developer Craig Jones remarks "We have forgotten that the basic analog display of information not only gives us a more attractive display, but a more intuitive one as well." What does the WaveClock do and what does it look like?



  • Casey Beyer has been hired as Santa Cruz County Business Council's Executive Director. Beyer has worked in multiple Congressional offices, served as Chief Assistant to the California Secretary of State, and as the Senior Advisor to the President and CEO of the Silicon Valley Leadership Group. Read more about Casey Beyer... 




  • The era of precision medicine is upon us, says UCSC's David Haussler. He tells us how a scrappy team of computer geeks at UCSC assembled the first draft of the human genome. Now every major medical center offers DNA sequencing tests and it's a game-changer. Read Haussler's article...


  • Cruzio's Certified Building Program kicks into full drive as Cruzio launches 100 Mbps wifi hotspots in the Tannery and Abbott Square, and beyond. Learn more now... 



  • AT&T, United Farm Workers, CORO, and Udacity launch the AdelanTECH Leadership Program to prepare emerging rural leaders for the innovation economy in STEM. Learn more now... 


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