Home / News / Technology (page 20)


Idaho House takes step toward repealing Unfair Sales Act (access required)

If you’ve ever bought a gallon of milk on sale, you could be a scofflaw. But the legal sale of items below cost has moved one step closer. Idaho’s Unfair Sales Act outlaws sales of items below cost. There have ...

Read More »

Cobalt company refines processing plans

A Vancouver company is seeking to build a cobalt processing plant near Blackfoot that could create dozens of jobs paying $70,000 to $80,000 annually. The company, eCobalt Solutions Inc., doing business in the U.S. as Formation Capital Corp., released a ...

Read More »

Micron partnership changes no cause for concern (access required)

Micron is going in and out of partnerships with other technology companies, but the consensus is that this isn’t a bad thing. So far, the Boise-based company has mutually agreed to end one of its partnerships with chipmaker Intel, while ...

Read More »

Mining bitcoin? Be sure to tell the IRS (access required)

Did you invest in cryptocurrency in 2017? Be sure to declare your gains or losses properly on your taxes this year, or the federal government might come after you. Bitcoin and other cryptocurrency saw a spike in worldwide attention last ...

Read More »

POWER Engineers acquires Austin’s Zephyr

photo of power engineers building

POWER Engineers Inc. has acquired Zephyr Environmental Corp. of Texas. Zephyr is a 75-person firm with Texas offices in Austin, San Antonio and Houston, as well as offices in York, Pennsylvania and Baltimore, Maryland. POWER, based in Hailey, has a ...

Read More »

Social media pros are in high demand (access required)

Megan Stoll got into social media management while “tirelessly trying to find full-time work” during the Great Recession. “I knew I was good at it and it didn’t interrupt my search for a more permanent position somewhere, so it made ...

Read More »