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    1. Billionaires funding the space race will be real stars of Space Symposium in Colorado Springs

      Billionaires funding the space race will be real stars of Space Symposium in Colorado Springs

      Plenty of military brass will be at the Space Symposium that kicks off Monday night in Colorado Springs, but all those stars may not be enough to push the burgeoning commercial space business off center stage at the planet's largest trade show on all things orbital.

      Pentagon spending is just starting to recover from automatic spending cuts that hit in 2013 and drove down space purchases.

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    2. Fueling the cyber-fire

      Fueling the cyber-fire

      To its developers, Catalyst Campus is more than just a business park. It is a tool to bring companies that will create hundreds of jobs and millions of dollars in federal government contracts to Colorado Springs.

      The O'Neil Group Co. and its partners have invested $10 million in buying, remodeling and upgrading the technology of the former Santa Fe Railroad station and two adjacent buildings at 555-559 E. Pikes Peak Ave. And they expect to spend up to $10 million more to complete the work - making the campus one of Colorado's most technologically advanced.

      The company hopes to ...

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    3. DaVita makes acquisition, forming largest doctor group in southern Colorado

      DaVita makes acquisition, forming largest doctor group in southern Colorado

      Denver-based kidney care giant DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. tightened its grip on the Colorado Springs-area health-care market by agreeing earlier this week to acquire Mountain View Medical Group.

      The move comes just 16 months after buying its largest competitor, Colorado Springs Health Partners.

      The practices will continue to operate independently and the deal is not expected to affect patients, officials from DaVita and Mountain View said.

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    4. So long Atmel in Colorado Springs; hello Microchip

      So long Atmel in Colorado Springs; hello Microchip

      Atmel Corp., which has operated a semiconductor manufacturing plant in Colorado Springs since 1989, will pass into the history books Monday when it is acquired by Arizona-based Microchip Technology Inc. for $3.56 billion.

      Atmel shareholders on Friday overwhelmingly approved the transaction, which topped an earlier deal with London-based Dialog Semiconductor that the British company had declined to top.

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    5. App-builders race for chance at Go Code Colorado victory

      App-builders race for chance at Go Code Colorado victory

      Teams that developed applications to help employers find employees who fit their corporate culture and to help cyclists find safe and effective training routes advanced Sunday to the statewide level of the Go Code Colorado app-building competition.

      The competition, now in its third year, challenges entrepreneurs and software developers to use data from state sources to help businesses and other others make better decisions.

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    6. Corporate data center could be coming to Colorado Springs' south side

      Corporate data center could be coming to Colorado Springs' south side

      A southside Colorado Springs business park that's envisioned as a home for corporate data centers is closer to securing its first user - six years after it was proposed.

      The developers of T5@Colorado - formerly the Vineyard Data Center Park - are negotiating with a company that's poised to make "a significant investment" in the local economy through the construction of a data center, said Vince Colarelli, a Springs general contractor who proposed the business park in 2010.

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    7. National Cyber Intelligence Center at UCCS has interim director

      National Cyber Intelligence Center at UCCS has interim director

      Retired Army Lt. Gen. Ed Anderson has been named interim executive director for the National Cyber Intelligence Center while the national search finds a permanent leader for the Colorado Springs facility scheduled to begin operation April 1.

      Anderson, 72, has spent the past five years as executive director of strategic. military, science, space and security initiatives for University of Colorado at Colorado Springs Chancellor Pam Shockley-Zalabak.

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    8. Obama administration expands "TechHire" jobs initiative

      Obama administration expands "TechHire" jobs initiative

      PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The White House is adding 15 new communities to its "TechHire" initiative for getting low-skilled workers jobs in the tech economy.

      The expansion comes a year after President Barack Obama announced the program and days before he's scheduled to speak at the South by Southwest technology festival in Austin, Texas.

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    9. Registration set to open for Colorado tech competition

      Registration set to open for Colorado tech competition

      Want to learn how to win up to $25,000 developing applications using data from the state of Colorado? A free information session with Colorado Secretary of State Wayne Williams on the Go Code Colorado competition is scheduled from 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at Episouthcentral, 1604 S. Cascade Ave. To register, go to gocode.colorado.gov/event/colorado-springs-networking-event.

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    10. Tech company to bring 200 jobs to Colorado Springs

      Tech company to bring 200 jobs to Colorado Springs

      Keysight Technologies Inc., spun off in 2014 from Agilent Technologies Inc., will move a 200-person customer support operation to Colorado Springs from Englewood, a company spokeswoman confirmed Monday.

      The center handles customer and technical support calls for the U.S., Canada and Latin America and between 2017 and 2019 will move into space now being remodeled in the company's three-building Garden of the Gods Road complex, said Amy Flores, a spokeswoman at Keysight's Santa Rosa, Calif., headquarters. The company has told employees of the Englewood center, which is closing because its lease expires in 2019, to decide by ...

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    11. Washington could learn real-time skills from Colorado Springs' cyber sector

      Washington could learn real-time skills from Colorado Springs' cyber sector

      Washington is famous for being slow to adapt to change, so it isn't surprising that the president is only now, in 2016, sending a comprehensive national cybersecurity plan to Congress - but it is worrisome.

      Developed over seven long years and facing an uncertain fate before lawmakers, the Cybersecurity National Action Plan, or CNAP, is intended to update the government's computer systems to protect them from attack.

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    12. Colorado Springs company named world's top cybersecurity company

      Colorado Springs company named world's top cybersecurity company

      Colorado Springs added more ammunition to its efforts to lay claim as a national cybersecurity hub when root9B was ranked this month as the world's top provider of cybersecurity services.

      Cybersecurity Ventures, a New York-based online publication, put the company at the top its first-quarter list of the world's top 500 leading companies that provide such services, describing root9B as bringing "a rare combination of extensive real-world cyber defense experience, senior level cyber experts with backgrounds protecting U.S. federal agencies and commercial enterprises, deep subject matter expertise in most cybersecurity disciplines.

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    13. National cybersecurity center could become 'huge economic driver' for Colorado Springs

      National cybersecurity center could become 'huge economic driver' for Colorado Springs

      The opening of a National Cyber Intelligence Center in Colorado Springs is expected to accelerate efforts to make the city a national hub for cybersecurity that will help the thriving local industry grow more quickly, officials say.

      The center, announced Thursday by Gov. Hickenlooper...

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    14. The latest at gadgets: Dish DVR to record 16 shows at once

      LAS VEGAS (AP) — The latest developments surrounding the consumer-electronics show in Las Vegas known as CES (all times local):

      3:10 p.m.

      Dish's new set-top box will let viewers record 16 shows at once and watch four videos simultaneously — perfect for Football Sunday.

      The Hopper 3 will also come with the ability to search recorded content and Netflix at once, so that you'll find the TV show or movie regardless of its source.

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    15. Colorado Springs business community is vibrant, diverse and endlessly innovative

      Colorado Springs and surrounding communities are changing fast - so much so that it is somewhat puzzling for a newcomer like me to hear some residents talk about the Springs as a place stuck in the past.

      That contrast was on display at the Regional Business Alliance gala in November. Leaders in the local business community addressed the crowd, clearly eager to dispel notions of this being a second- or third-tier city.

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    16. Entrepreneurs will showcase ideas at Colorado Springs pitch night

      A handful of business ideas will be put to the test Tuesday in front of a panel of judges and an expected crowd of hundreds.

      The Lion's Den Pitch Night, to be held at the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs, will showcase six teams and is part of a larger effort to encourage entrepreneurship in the community, said Tom Duening, the El Pomar Chair of Business and Entrepreneurship at UCCS.

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    17. Got an idea? Colorado Springs startup weekend is for you

      Got an idea? Colorado Springs startup weekend is for you

      Got an idea? Now is your chance to test it out.

      An array of workshops and mentoring sessions are coming to Colorado Springs, beginning Friday, as part of a pair of free entrepreneurial events.

      Startup Weekend, an intensive workshop scheduled to run from Friday to Sunday, will allow people to pitch an idea, form a team and come up with a business model over the weekend, said Sam Elliott, with Peak Startup, a nonprofit that promotes the area's entrepreneurial community.

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