Spredfast Lays Off 47 Employees and Closes its Wisconsin Office


In a reorganization and move to cut costs, Spredfast recently notified the state of Wisconsin of its plans to close its Madison office and layoff 47 employees. Austin-based Spredfast, a social media marketing firm, let go 21 employees last week and offered the others the opportunity to stay on until the office shuts down completely […] The post Spredfast Lays Off 47 Employees and Closes its Wisconsin Office appeared first on SiliconHills.

Wisconsin Building Commission Approves Multiple Infrastructure Projects - Muni News


Last week, the State of Wisconsin Building Commission, a seven-member board chaired by Governor Scott Walker, approved several infrastructure projects, which can now move on to the next stage toward implementation. The State of Wisconsin Building Commission was created 1949 to oversee the planning, improvement, major maintenance and renovation of state facilities. The State of Wisconsin Building Commission Wisconsin Municipal Bonds

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This Wisconsin Company Is Actually Implanting Rice-Sized Microchips In Employees. What If Yours Does?

Inc Startups

You read that right--rice-sized microchips implanted under the skin for enabling all sorts of things. Innovate

Google Lists America's Most Misspelled Words: Wisconsin's is Surprising

Inc Startups

What word can't you spell?Here's Here's Google's complete list of the most misspelled words. The Inc.

Wisconsin Will Recount Votes After Green Party's Jill Stein Files Petition

Inc Startups

Pennsylvania and Michigan may be next

12 Questions: Meet Catherine Feeman-Fick (Wisconsin – USA)

crowdSPRING Blog

Catherine lives and works in Wisconsin. In our 12 Questions blog series, we feature interviews with someone from the crowdSPRING community. For these interviews, we pick people who add value to our community – in the blog, in the forums, in the projects.

Endomondo Gears Up To Get Wisconsin Residents Adopt Healthier Lifestyles


Endomondo Sports Tracker , a mobile app that makes your smartphone a fully loaded personal trainer, is taking up the task of encouraging Wisconsin residents to buckle up for a ride. You can visit the Wisconsin Bike Challenge for more information.

The Champs are out! Villanova loses to Wisconsin

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

8 seed Wisconsin 65-62 in the East Region Defending champion Villanova has lost in the second round of the NCAA Tournament, falling to No.

NC State hires former Wisconsin DB to coach safeties

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AP) — North Carolina State has hired former Wisconsin defensive back Aaron Henry to coach its safeties RALEIGH, N.C. (AP)

Duke, Wisconsin headline 2K Classic

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NEW YORK (AP) — Duke and Wisconsin, both of whom spent the entire regular season ranked in the top 10, Georgetown and VCU will play in the championship round of the 2K Classic at Madison Square Garden

Robot Delivery Company Influencing Laws That Favor Its Autonomous Bots

Inc Startups

After Starship Technologies helped pass laws in Virginia and Idaho that allow autonomous robots to drive on sidewalks, similar legislation has been introduced in Wisconsin and Florida.

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Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker Signs State Budget, Announces Presidential Bid

Inc Startups

The Republican presidential nominee signed the next Wisconsin state budget into law on Sunday, brushing aside complaints from his own party about the $73 billion spending plan

Wisconsin Governor Signs 'Right-to-Work' Bill

Inc Startups

The bill addresses union dues, which have been under fire in recent years

No. 4 North Carolina beats No. 16 Wisconsin 71-56 in Maui

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16 Wisconsin 71-56 on Wednesday night to win its fourth Maui LAHAINA, Hawaii (AP) — Kennedy Meeks had 15 points and a career-high 16 rebounds, Joel Berry II scored 22 points and No. 4 North Carolina ran away from No.

Duke beats Wisconsin 68-63 for NCAA men's basketball title

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Duke beats Wisconsin 68-63 for NCAA men''s basketball title

Wisconsin immigration activists vow to fight for local IDs

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illegally when the Wisconsin Legislature passed a bill to ban counties issuing suMILWAUKEE (AP) — Immigrants' rights supporters lost a key battle to get ID cards for people who are living in the U.S.

Apply to OnRamp in Milwaukee

Tim Keane

When: January 22nd 2015 12:00PM-4:00PM BMO Harris Bradley Center (Milwaukee) In an effort to increase connections between Wisconsin’s startups and established corporations, the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, the Milwaukee Bucks, and gener8tor are sponsoring Apply to OnRamp: https://www.f6s.com/onrampwisconsin#/apply (Deadline: January 16!)

Hornets select Wisconsin’s Kaminsky with first-round pick

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CHARLOTTE — The Charlotte Hornets chose Wisconsin center-power forward Frank Kaminsky with the No. 9 overall pick in Thursday’s NBA Draft

Kentucky tries to keep things perfect vs Wisconsin

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Next in the way of Kentucky''s perfect season: Frank the Tank and his fun-loving band of Wisconsin teammates

Josh Williams wins ARCA race in Wisconsin

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Defending national champion Duke, runner-up Wisconsin in 2K

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NEW YORK (AP) — Defending national champion Duke will meet VCU and national runner-up Wisconsin will face Georgetown in the semifinals of the 21st annual 2K Classic benefiting Wounded Warrior Project

A shot at history for Wisconsin's Ryan and Duke's Krzyzewski

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Wisconsin''s Bo Ryan has spent three decades working to get to this point, leading the Badgers into the NCAA championship game with a shot at personal history on the line

Top-seeded Wisconsin hangs to beat North Carolina 79-72

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Sam Dekker scored a career-high 23 points, Frank Kaminsky added 19 and top-seeded Wisconsin rallied in the final 10 minutes to hold off North Carolina 79-72 Thursday night and advan

NCAA Final Four set: Kentucky vs. Wisconsin, Michigan State vs. Duke

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — NCAA Final Four set: Kentucky vs. Wisconsin, Michigan State vs. Duke

No. 2 Wisconsin loses 80-70 to No. 4 Duke

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AP) — Wisconsin senior Frank Kaminsky lost the ball under the basket and bent over in frustration. MADISON, Wis. (AP) At the other end, Duke freshman Tyus Jones rushed up the floor for an easy transition

Charlotte selects Wisconsin’s Kaminsky with ninth pick in NBA Draft

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The Charlotte Hornets chose Wisconsin center-power forward Frank Kaminsky with the No. 9 overall pick in Thursday’s NBA Draft

AP-BKC--NCAA-Duke-Wisconsin Box

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Thanks to Wisconsin Technology Council for Triple E Award

Tim Keane

Thanks first of all to the people in my life that made it possible for me, thirteen years ago, to devote years to coaching entrepreneurs and entrepreneurship MBA students. That would first of all be my wife of 42 years

Wisconsin governor's son takes job in NC politics

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Second-half fouls pile up on Wisconsin in title game loss

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — No team in the country was better this season at avoiding fouls than Wisconsin, and in the first half of the national title game against Duke the Badgers were playing as clean as e

Tech and Biotech: Venture spending up in U.S. but Wisconsin still lags

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In Wisconsin, investors reported $39.3 credit unions, utilities, tech and biotech, economy. Venture capitalists across the U.S. pumped more money into promising companies in. million of venture capital allocations and five of the six deals

Amazon Challenges Etsy with Amazon Handmade

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The Seattle-based retailer says the site, which will carry everything from $30 walnut cufflinks from Australia to $325 handmade quilts from Wisconsin, sprang from customer feedback and site searches for crafty items

Wisconsin Gov. Walker to address NC GOP convention dinner

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RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) AP) — Likely presidential candidate Scott Walker will attend the North Carolina Republican Party''s convention in Raleigh in June

The Latest: Duke, Wisconsin warming up for big game

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Seniors lead Duke, Wisconsin, Michigan State to Final Four

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Quinn Cook is Duke''s heart and soul, the senior who suffered through two stunningly early NCAA Tournament exits then slid over to accommodate the arrival of a talented freshman poi

AP-BKC--NCAA-North Carolina-Wisconsin Box,1st Ld-Writethru

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North Carolina can't hold on in 79-72 loss to Wisconsin

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — North Carolina got the quick pace it wanted and the defense it needed against 7-foot Frank Kaminsky

Big men take stage for Duke-Wisconsin showdown

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MADISON, Wis. (AP) AP) — Jahlil Okafor vs. Frank Kaminsky

Marathon #17: Madison Marathon

Feld Thoughts

Marathons madison marathon wisconsinConfidence restored. After a shitty marathon #16 in Cincinnati a month ago (5:24) I cranked out marathon #17 in Madison in 4:47:27. I dedicate this particular effort to my co-runner TA McCann and my sherpas Amy Batchelor and Jessica Schallock. For the first 20 miles the weather was perfect. Cloudy and 60-ish.

Wisconsin Governor’s Business Plan Contest Open !

Campus Entrepreneurship

Wisconsin’s Governors Business Plan Contest was an early leader in using business plan competitions beyond of the campus. check out Van Hise’s Wisconsin Idea — I have been reading a lot about it in my research on the history of higher education in the United States). From the announcement officially opening the eighth annual Wisconsin Governor’s Business Plan Contest. Congratulations to the state of Wisconsin.