The Wheel of Beer

The Wheel of Beer
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Sure, paper menus are fine, but there’s nothing like having a real-time digital menu at your fingertips. After a few months, with little feedback on this tiny option in a tiny corner of The Bayou’s website, something odd began happening.

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Chatbooks: Binding Technology and Memory

Chatbooks: Binding Technology and Memory
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Chatbooks is a Provo-based app that takes pride in two things: creating an incredibly simple user experience and providing that service at an unbelievable price. … read more

StartSLC 2015 @ The Gateway 1.29-31

StartSLC 2015 @ The Gateway 1.29-31
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Utah’s startup community gathered for startSLC, Utah’s largest grassroots startup festival. The event attracted hackers, designers, videographers, bloggers, entrepreneurs and CEOs. … read more

Code Monkey’s Ball: StartSLC Festival @ The Gateway 01.29-31

Code Monkey’s Ball: StartSLC Festival @ The Gateway 01.29-31
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StartSLC, Utah’s largest grassroots startup festival, was organized in an attempt to bolster the tech community and get the often sequestered software programmers and entrepreneurs away from their computers and shaking hands. … read more

Cyber Heist: Local Game Rocks the Indie Festival Circuit

Cyber Heist: Local Game Rocks the Indie Festival Circuit
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It’s the year 2114. The price tag on higher education has been jacked up to an exorbitant rate, resulting in billions of dollars in student debt. Sensing a financial loophole, the Department of Education begins to allow mega corporations to purchase these outstanding debts, effectively turning college students into indentured servants. … read more

Beehive Startups Utah Women in Tech – Part 1: The Problem

Beehive Startups Utah Women in Tech – Part 1: The...
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In Part 1 of Beehive Startups’ Women in Utah Tech series, a handful of women working in Utah’s technology sector helped identify the reasons so few women work in the executive levels of tech companies. … read more

Guy Harding: The Brains Behind The Brew

Guy Harding: The Brains Behind The Brew
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If you’ve been to Nobrow Coffee Werks or Publik Coffee Roasters, you may have noticed their dutiful baristas brewing your coffee with a machine that looks like it was pilfered from the lab of a mad scientist. Have no fear, citizens—you are merely gazing upon what could very well be the future of coffee brewing as we know it.

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Review: Body Worlds – Bionic Night @ The Leonardo 11.21

Review: Body Worlds – Bionic Night @ The Leonardo 11.21
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It’s exciting to think that we’re just a few short years away from actual cyborgs. The next generation of prosthetics is allowing amputees to regain arms, legs and eyes. Spinal injuries can now be bypassed the way traffic moves around an accident. … read more

Craft Lake City Artisan Profiles

Craft Lake City Artisan Profiles
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In preparation for the 6th Annual Craft Lake City DIY Festival, SLUG sat down with seven wildly different artisans. On Aug. 8 and 9, join us in celebrating these and many other artists at The Gallivan Center in Salt Lake City for Craft Lake City’s DIY Fest. … read more

Designing Behind the Scenes

Designing Behind the Scenes
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In the event of the designers of the world suddenly disappearing, what would things look like? How would they work? Everyday items, like phones, toasters and bathmats, which we all unassumingly use daily, would cease to exist in the user-friendly and attractive nature that we currently enjoy them. This is where Salt Lake Design Week comes in: to show us what it actually takes to design a building, snowboard or bathmat.    … read more