MHTA — MN Cup has announced the 80 teams of Minnesota-based entrepreneurs, inventors and innovators that have advanced to the second round of the 2016 competition. In its twelfth year, the MN Cup is giving away a record $402,000 in total prize money.
Local Entrepreneurs Advance to Next Round of MN Cup
Land O’ Lakes and Techstars launch Startup Next Food & Tech
Comcast Customers in the Twin Cities to Benefit from Unprecedented Investments and Innovation
MHTA — Comcast customers in the Twin Cities will benefit from an unprecedented level of investments and innovations by the company in both residential and business services. The company announced it will expand its Twin Cities infrastructure, deliver new products and services, and bring customers an even greater level of reliability and choice. Today’s announcements build on Comcast’s ongoing investments in its local metro area operations, now totaling more than $1 billion over the past several years.
Uponor and Belkin form joint venture to pioneer in intelligent water sensing technology
MHTA — Uponor Corporation and Belkin International, Inc. have announced their intention to form a partnership to pioneer in the development of water sensing and conservation technology for buildings. The new partnership – to be called Phyn – aims at developing products for the emerging intelligent water market, both for consumers and professional customers.
Legislative Session ends with uncertainty
MHTA — The 2016 Legislative Session ended with a flurry of activity, including the passage of a tax bill and supplemental budget bill. The House and Senate could not come to any final agreement on a transportation or bonding bill. On Monday, Governor Mark Dayton held a press conference and said he was reviewing the legislation and wasn’t sure if he would sign or veto the bills or if he would call a special session to resolve the major remaining issues.