Update on Tech Valley Center of Gravity in downtown Troy, one of the best maker and innovator spaces in the Capital District.

Jason Johnel from the Johnel software group in Schenectady spoke about how the group functions to maintain its employees and create a positive work environment.

Introduces Power to Fly, a company connects women tech employees with tech companies seeking employees from any place in the world.

At a monthly board meeting of Empire State Development it was announced New York State will spend $250 million to support a 7-year $880 million semiconductor manufacturing research center at SUNY Polytechnic Institute in Albany. It will be led by semiconductor equipment maker Applied Materials. The lab will be known as Materials Engineering Technology Accelerator, … Read More »

UVC Upstate Venture Connect held its annual award conference in Syracuse. A number of awards went to the Capital Region.

BizLab with Clarkson announce their first luncheon on January 10, 2019 with Sinclair Schuller as speaker

The editor shares some assorted TECH news items and thoughts about whether the Capital Region deserves to be considered as “Tech Valley”.

Nicole Snow and her global business Darn Good Yarn are high lighted.

Silicon Prairie News, a tech news web site from the mid-west, recently published a list of ten books that would be of interest to startup entrepreneurs. This may be of interest to readers of Capchips and hopefully will encourage readers of Capchips to make suggestions of additional books that may be useful to local tech startups.

The Escape Room game is introduced at least to the editor of Capchips.