A new report from a Washington, D.C.-based think tank shows that the gunshot detection technology Denver and other cities use is a beneficial law enforcement tool, but only under proper protocols. The Urban Institute evaluated the police departments in Denver, Milwaukee, and Richmond, California, and concluded that from 2015-2016, violent and firearm crimes increased while the […]
Jim Halsey, 83, has traveled to Japan and South Korea, through Europe and Central America. One recent day, he squatted in a narrow, wooden boat and watched as an elephant trudged through a swamp in Botswana. Halsey, who was an intellectual-property lawyer before he retired, didn’t have to leave his wheelchair at Powhatan Nursing Home […]
In some circles, there’s been much talk about 5G technology and its imminent arrival. However, most individuals and companies haven’t experienced it, although there’s a lot of work being done behind the scenes to build, trail, and launch the infrastructure. When 5G does become widely available, we can expect immense opportunities for the technology just […]
Dozens of female high school students gathered at Maxar Technologies on Friday for an event to encourage them to further their interests and capabilities in STEM. The keynote speaker at the American Heart Association’s “Bring Stem To Life” event was 18-year-old Sherya Nallapati, a science, technology, engineering and math student who is working on a […]
On the roof of a Longmont FirstBank, a suspect on the run from police was at last spotted. That September night, a man, who would later be identified as Augustus Cropp, 21, rode an ATV throughLongmont in an alleged crime spree, first threatening people with a weapon that would later be determined to be a BB gun. […]
A Centennial-based tech giant has opened its doors to a new kind of innovation hub — aimed at making Colorado cities smarter. It’s part of a partnership between the Colorado Smart Cities Alliance, a coalition of 19 cities, and Arrow Electronics. Full article here.
Science, technology, engineering and math are the focus of Colorado’s Energy Day Festival. The festival was on Saturday at East High School in Denver. CBS4’s Weather Lab was on display as part of a mission to spark students’ interest for a future in STEM. Full article here.
If you hear gunshots Monday evening in downtown or west Denver, it’s likely because Denver police will be calibrating the department’s gunshot detection system and using live gunfire. Police plan to conduct the tests from 6 p.m. to midnight by firing a series of gunshots into a bullet trap, according to a Denver police. Officers […]
Today, Ping Identity, a cloud-based identity and management software company, filed its S-1. The company joins Cloudflare and WeWork in the effort to become public companies while the global equity markets are still highly-valued. Full article here.
PIX4D produces photogrammetric mapping software products that work with drone imagery to benefit the surveying, mapping, construction, and agriculture industries. Founded in 2011 in Switzerland, PIX4D opened a new office in downtown Denver in August 2019. It is the company’s seventh office after Lausanne, San Francisco, Shanghai, Berlin, Madrid, and Tokyo. According to the company, […]