Facebook has announced that its mobile payment system will go live today in New York City. Adding to the existing markets of Austin, Seattle, and Portland. The feature will compete head to head with mobile payment options such as Venmo.
Starbucks addicts can now order their coffee with the new Mobile Order & Pay app update. Mobile orders only work in Portland, Oregon so far, but Starbucks plans to roll out the update nationwide in 2015.
Google's ambitious, high-tech barge project has hit stormy waters, and the company has sold the vessel moored in Portland for scrap. This puts an end to hopes we'd be testing out the latest Google toys aboard in the near future.
Portland, Oregon, is one step closer to basking in the glory that is Google-provided gigabit Internet service. On Wednesday, Portland commissioners unanimously approved a franchise agreement between Google Fiber and the city, which was reached in April.
Like so many other great companies, Case of Bass started in a garage and has grown to become to produce some of the coolest-looking portable speakers systems. Each Case of Bass system is unique, but every one of them is awesome.
While LEAF sales overall are a virtual flop, they appear to be quite hot in Portland, Oregon. It makes sense, though, with the West Coast Electric Highway slowly coming online, worry-free EV ownership has never been easier.
We recently reached out to the Portland Trail Blazers to talk a little about what role tech plays in their lives, with four of the players: Point Guard Damian Lillard, Center J.J. Hickson, and Shooting Guards Wesley Mathews and Will Barton.