| Follow Us: Facebook Twitter Youtube RSS Feed

Technology Features

UIXbloglist

UIX Blog: Crowdfunding data shows patterns by industry

There are more ways than ever now for people to get help funding their projects. Legislation four years ago cleared the way for crowdfunding platforms to help connect those with a need to those who can chip in, and West Michigan is home to many of those connections.

Alex Linebrink, founder of Passage

How small businesses can avoid the risks of mobile payment

Convenient and easy-to-use mobile payment technologies are increasing in popularity among small businesses, but they can pose security risks. Here are a few tips on how small businesses can ensure the security of their customers' and their own financial information.

REbbecky

Rapid Blog: In a changing Grand Rapids, a call for more women in our city's tech scene

Becky VandenBout, a BitCamp instructor and advisory board member and front end web developer at Appropos, tells Rapid Growth about her hopes for the new year, including the need for more women in Grand Rapids' tech scene.

FTGR

Making Grand Rapids more affordable, inclusive and equitable: Our city's hopes for 2016

As we bid adieu to 2015 and welcome another turn around the sun, Grand Rapidians who are changing and shaping our city share what they hope will happen in 2016.

FTappropos

Grand Rapids' Appropos leads wholesale business into the Amazon age

Even as online retailers dominate the business-to-customer retail market with intuitive software and data-based marketing tools, business-to-business wholesale transactions still tend to wallow in clunky, outdated software systems. Grand Rapids-based Appropos is on the scene as an early responder, working to help big names in the footwear industry reimagine the way they deal with retailers.
( 21 ) View All