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Two brothers have launched a $50,000 crowdfunding campaign to advance their idea of a green-energy brewery at Detroit’s Eastern Market.
So it’s Wednesday, and maybe, just maybe, if we all exhale real hard, and maybe set a few large structures on fire, it will get above freezing in the greater regional metro Detroitaplex today. Oh joy! Rapture! I know, I know, when it’s August and 100 degrees I will… laugh maniacally and stomp on my snow shovel. But enough of my late winter blahs, here’s some super cool tech news to perk you up. I know looking for it perked me up.
Could you unplug everything for just one day? Thousands of people around the globe will give it a shot starting at sundown Friday, March 7, and extending through sundown Saturday, March 8. It’s the fifth annual National Day of Unplugging.
The Detroit-area economy slipped into reverse in February, according to Southeast Michigan Purchasing Managers Index.
Merit Network Inc., the connectivity and network services provider to Michigan government, educational institutions and nonprofits, announced it had completed several upgrades to its statewide, fiber-optic backbone.
Detroit-based iRule beat six other competitors to win the Detroit Google Demo Day, earning an opportunity to pitch its business to Google executives in Silicon Valley in April.
There’s only one way to make sure you don’t burn the microwave popcorn — stand next to the microwave and turn it off when the popping stops. Well, technology marches on — now you don’t have to.
Detroit-based Quicken Loans, the nation’s third largest mortgage lender, has teamed with Yahoo Sports as the technology provider for what’s now called the ‘Quicken Loans Billion Dollar Bracket Challenge with Yahoo Sports.’
DTE Energy (NYSE: DTE) has selected another 122 solar energy projects in the third expansion of the SolarCurrents customer-owned pilot program.