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Ransomware made KBOI2 do the weather without computers. Expert says all organizations need to prepare

Earlier this week, viewers of Boise TV station KBOI CBS2 might have noticed something different. The station's newscasts did not have graphics, music...

Cradlepoint CMO: Company employment has grown by 2/3rds since ‘unicorn’ purchase

Last year, Boise-based Cradlepoint announced a sale to Swedish telecom giant Ericsson. Now, according to chief marketing officer Todd Krautkremer, the company has...

Boise’s Micron says it wants to expand in the US as it adds operations in Asia

Boise-based chipmaker Micron Technology says it will spend as much as $150 billion in capital, research, and development in the next decade. And the...

Albertsons tests app that lets customers check out without checking out

Boise-based Albertsons Companies wants you to check out of its stores without visiting a check stand. The company is quietly working on a new technology...

The Louvre. The Met. The… Fiesta Bowl? Boise State’s virtual art museum, the Luminary, set to open

A long-promised new addition to the Boise State University campus will open this fall. Boise State University President Dr. Marlene Tromp spent several minutes talking...

Power up: Idaho Power preparing for increased electric vehicle usage

The vast majority of Americans gas up their cars at the local gas station right now, but that will likely change in the coming...

North Carolina restaurant launches ‘elevated comfort food’ on Crave delivery platform

Local-food delivery service Crave Hospitality is partnering with a North Carolina chef to bring “elevated Americana” food to the Treasure Valley.  Crawford Cookshop has just...

Vehicle registration website looks to eliminate your DMV wait time

A new service hopes to eliminate the chore of standing in line at the Department of Motor Vehicles for Idahoans. BoiseDev told you about...

Boise’s PlexTrac latest local firm to pick up large funding round

Boise-based PlexTrac picked up a new round of funding - bringing in more than $10 million to help it grow. Noro-Moseley Partners of Atlanta, GA...

Aspiring Idaho entrepreneurs compete for cash prizes through Boise State competition

Twenty-four teams of aspiring entrepreneurs hope to win Boise State's Idaho Entrepreneur Challenge. The school holds the challenge each spring, featuring teams of students...

Albertsons partners with Google to drive tech innovation for local shopping

Boise-based Albertsons announced a new partnership with Google to add an array of new technology tools to ease grocery buying. The two companies worked together...

Truckstop purchases California company, adds to growing employee ranks

Idaho-based Truckstop.com added 160 new employees to the ranks, as part of an acquisition announced this week. The New Plymouth and Boise-based company said it...

Albertsons tries new robot shopping carts, bringing groceries to your house

Boise-based Albertsons Companies started sending robots onto the streets around a few of its stores recently. It's the latest in a series of ideas...

You could boost speed, get rid of caps & save cash on Sparklight as Elon Musk’s internet launches in Boise

The battle for broadband in the Boise area continues to heat up. We told you last year about TDS Fiber starting to roll out...

No rider, no problem: New remote-controlled scooters head for Boise in first-in-the-world test

Riderless, remote-controlled scooters will soon hit the streets of Boise. Scooter company Spin wants to put a new... spin... on electric scooters. And the...