Month: August 2013

Updated: "Dakota Fiber" initiative launches and gains steam

UPDATE: Emerging Prairie has launched a specific page in support of the Dakota Fiber Initiative. Check it out here and fill out the form to help us move forward!   An initiative to promote low-cost, widely available, and ultra-high speed Internet access to Fargo-Moorhead and other communities in the state of North Dakota, is gaining…

OnSharp sells SmartPay product to CardConnect

Fargo-based technology  development and design firm OnSharp recently announced the acquisition of its SmartPay product by CardConnect.  SmartPay is an enterprise billing tool for businesses such as hospitals, law firms, and other companies that rely on invoicing of customers as a part of their business process. The acquisition will bring the SmartPay product to over…

Sun Microsystems co-founder Scott McNealy to speak at TEDxFargo

It has just been announced that Sun Microsystems co-founder and technology magnate Scott McNealy will be visiting Fargo to speak at TEDx on Friday, August 9th. This news comes on the heels of an already star-packed week for TEDx and the upcoming Health Pitch event, both to be hosted in downtown Fargo. McNealy co-founded Sun…