Local Technology News

FuzeHub is proud to debut our first-ever Commercialization Competition—a two-day event in Albany, NY that will feature a pitch competition and high-impact networking opportunities. Join us and help grow the entrepreneurial network here in New York State by helping to launch innovators toward success.  Up to five companies will be awarded $50,000  each for their project. FuzeHub PO … Read More »

Dr. Sara Brenner led a conversation of the role of medicine in an institution focusing on the development and application of nano materials.

The BizLab in Schenectady is having a double header in November. On November 8th at 5:30pm, it will host the Capital Region Chamber’s Young Professionals Network to talk about “What’s Next Tech Valley” with Rick Derrico moderating a panel made up of: Sonny Boacio, President of Bonacio Construction, Inc. Kevin O’Connor, President and CEO of … Read More »

Highlights Urban Future Competition in Brooklyn on November 8th.

November activities at the Tech Valley Center of Gravity

From the Editor: Major tech firms like Google are spreading their wings. An example is impact in growing geothermal energy in the Hudson Valley, etc.

StartUp Tech schedules next event in Troy on November 1, 2017

Under writing and volunteer interns

Under writing support for Capchips will be appreciated. Also, volunteer interns are also welcome. Interning is a great way to learn first hand about the tech community and its key players in this region. To find out about underwriting or about interning contact pmbray@aol.com or call 518 472 1772.

Special Places

Historic Albany Foundation Protects Historic City

The Historic Albany Foundation is Albany's historic preservation organization which actively organizes the citizenry of Albany to preserve the important historic assets of the City of Albany, one of the first cities in the New World.

Columbia County Land Trust

Columbia County is situated southeast of Albany, stretching roughly from Kinderhook and Stuyvesant in the northwest corner down to Ancram in the southeast. Rich in agricultural heritage and natural beauty, it is a haven for outdoor enthusiasts of all stripes. There’s hiking, fishing, bird watching, boating and a great deal of scenic open space, habitat and diverse ecosystems. The Columbia Land Conservancy (CLC) is dedicated to ensuring that these qualities endure.

About This Website

The historic, scenic and artistically creative Capital Region was one of the birth places of the Industrial Revolution in the 19th century. Today it is emerging as a dynamic center of tech innovation and entrepreneurialism. It has in a variety of communities and in diverse sectors including IT, nanotechnology/semiconductors/bio/life sciences and energy security.

Cap Chip web site is going to make available to the public timely and interesting information on emerging technology, startups, tech leaders and tech’s dynamic impact on our communities and the region’s economy. It will help readers to understand the dynamics of tech development, environment and community life and welfare.