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Marketron expands into TV for mobile and message campaigns

Marketron, a Hailey-based business software company that caters to the media industry, has signed a television station owner, expanding beyond its foothold with radio stations. Marketron has announced a mulit-year deal with Post-Newsweek Stations, the broadcasting division of the Washington ...

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Gain from acquisition helps boost Micron in 4Q

Micron Technology Inc. posted a fourth-quarter profit on gains from an acquisition and higher prices for some memory chips. Micron said Oct. 10 that it earned $1.71 billion, or $1.51 per share, during the quarter ended Aug. 29. That included ...

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ITC speaker Belluzzo: It’s time to connect tech talent with investors and advisers (access required)

Former Hewlett-Packard and Microsoft executive Rick Belluzzo says smaller cities like Boise can improve their technology community by creating formal programs, such as accelerators, to connect startups with potential investors and mentors. Belluzzo, who will serve as the keynote speaker ...

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Local search company leveraging partnerships to grow (access required)

Locate Express, a Boise technology company that helps people find contractors and other service workers, is growing both in Boise and outside the state thanks to licensing deals and partnerships with businesses. After a successful deal with the Better Business ...

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Analysts: Micron doing well after acquisition, competitor’s factory fire (access required)

Shares of Micron Technology stock have reached prices not seen since 2006, and analysts following the company say the Boise-based company has a strong competitive position among memory chip makers. Micron’s acquisition of Elpida Memory earlier this year is helping, ...

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Little Guy Local flips deal site model (access required)

Meaghan Humphrey is hoping her website Little Guy Local, a combination of a local deals, coupons and sweepstakes, will be a useful marketing tool for small businesses looking to get noticed. The site, right now aimed solely at Boise, is ...

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Uclear looking to broaden noise-canceling headsets beyond helmets (access required)

BITwave USA in Eagle, the seller of a noise-canceling communication device called UClear, is building on its traction in the motorcycle and bicycle markets by releasing a similar headset for the general public. Selling to motorcyclists who want to to ...

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Balihoo gets $5 million more in VC funding (access required)

Local marketing automation technology firm Balihoo received $5 million in funding from OpenView Venture Partners, a Boston-based venture capital firm that has invested twice previously in Balihoo. CEO Pete Gombert said the money will go towards the company’s engineering team ...

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Boise State, ITC considering grant in effort to double number of computer science grads (access required)

The Idaho Technology Council and Boise State University are gauging interest from the region’s technology community for a program that could increase the number of computer science graduates by adding more upper-level faculty. The Idaho Department of Labor is offering ...

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