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Read the latest articles about Voyager Capital's portfolio companies covered in leading regional and national business outlets. Coverage highlights include significant portfolio announcements, recent Voyager investments, and the firm's perspective on market developments and industry trends.

2009 News

December 30, 2009 | OregonLive.com
The decade's top stories in Oregon tech: Part Two

December 29, 2009 | OregonLive.com
Startups that thrived in 2009 were lean, mean

December 27, 2009 | OregonLive.com
Startups: Video processing draws investors

December 21, 2009 | Tropos Networks
City of Philadelphia to Purchase Tropos Wireless Broadband Network for Improving Municipal Efficiencies

December 18, 2009 | Forbes.com
Health Care's E-mail Prescription

December 18, 2009 | Xconomy Seattle
Melodeo Spoofs Apple-IBM Ad, Welcomes Steve Jobs to the Cloud

December 16, 2009 | Ontela
Photobucket and Ontela Announce Agreement to Merge Operations

December 15, 2009 | Tropos Networks
City of Corpus Christi Extends Use of Wireless Broadband Network

December 15, 2009 | Broadcast Engineering
Elemental Technologies accelerates any-screen TV with NVIDIA GPU-based transcoding appliance

December 14, 2009 | Kryptiq
Kryptiq Ranked Fourth on Portland Business Journal's Most Admired Technology List

December 10, 2009 | Portland Business Journal
Oregon's most admired companies named

December 09, 2009 | MobileBeat
Mobile ad company Placecast: Augmented reality will take off, sort of

December 09, 2009 | Earthtimes
Tropos Networks and Smart Grid News Create Web Clearinghouse for Grid Security

December 09, 2009 | Sramana Mitra
Improving Healthcare Communication: Kryptiq CEO Luis Machuca (Part 1)

December 08, 2009 | HotelNewsNow.com
Revenue management meets social media

December 07, 2009 | BusinessWire
Camera Connect Makes Saving Mobile Pictures Easy On The BlackBerry Bold 9700 Smartphone

December 01, 2009 | Verari Systems
Containerized Data Center Solution from Verari Systems and Cisco Provides Cloud Computing Solution for NASA's Nebula Cloud Platform

December 01, 2009 | PRNewswire
Zebra Imaging Unveils Breakthrough in Holographic Imagery with High Speed Color Imager

November 20, 2009 | The Wall Street Journal
Almost Famous: Elemental Technologies Sam Blackman

November 18, 2009 | TechCrunch
Placecast Raises $5 Million For Location-Based Advertising Platform

November 18, 2009 | Wall Street Journal
Location-Based Marketer Placecast Raises $5 Million

November 18, 2009 | 1020 Placecast
Location-based Marketing Platform, 1020 Placecast, Secures $5 Million in Series B Funding

November 17, 2009 | mocoNews.net
VCs Say The Biggest Opportunities In Mobile Are Not Sexy Apps

November 13, 2009 | Gigaom
The Changing Face of Venture Capital

November 12, 2009 | Elemental Technologies
Elemental Technologies Releases Elemental Server, Reshapes the Economics of Online Video

November 11, 2009 | BusinessWire
Juniper Networks Powers a 5x Increase in City of Savannah's Data Center Throughput

November 06, 2009 | AJAXWorld Magazine
Advantech, Elma Bustronic, GoAhead Software, and Polycom Win AdvancedTCA Summit 2009 Best of Show Awards

November 05, 2009 | Covario
Covario's Innovative Search Marketing Programs Strike Gold... Again

November 03, 2009 | Verari Systems
Verari Systems Takes Home TechAmerica "High Tech" Award for its FOREST Container Solution

October 29, 2009 | Covario
Covario Extends Data Driven Decisions for SEO with New Release of Software

October 27, 2009 | Covario
Covario Wins Awards for Excellence in Paid and Organic Search Programs

October 23, 2009 | The Wall Street Journal
For Mobile Start-Ups, It's Location, Location, Location

October 22, 2009 | Covario
Covario Announces Addition of Attribution Expert from Omniture and Accenture Marketing Sciences

October 21, 2009 | Verari Systems
Verari Systems Named TechAmerica High Tech Awards Finalist

October 20, 2009 | Kryptiq
Kryptiq ePrescribing Transactions Tripled in 2009

October 20, 2009 | PRNewswire
Zebra Imaging Named to Deloitte Fast 500 for Second Year in a Row

October 19, 2009 | San Diego Business Journal
Tech Titans Align Their Ad Strategies With Online Spending

October 19, 2009 | eMarketer
Relevant Marketing with Mobile Alerts

October 16, 2009 | PRWeb
New 1020 Placecast Survey Shows 42% of 18-34 Year-Old Cell Phone Owners are Interested in Receiving Location Based Advertising Specials, Provided They Opt-In for Such Alerts

October 15, 2009 | The New York Times
Holiday Travelers Who Wait to Book May Pay More

October 15, 2009 | CNBC
Coupons Via Cellphone: Whipping Up the Impulse Buy

October 12, 2009 | Xconomy | San Diego
Adobe, Omniture, and the End of the "Mad Men" Marketing Era

October 12, 2009 | NewTeeVee
NewTeeVee's Next Big Thing List for 2009

October 07, 2009 | FusionOne
FusionOne Partners With Airborne Mobile and Melodeo to Support Mobile Content Transfer

October 06, 2009 | Ontela
Camera Phone Officially Kills Film Camera

October 06, 2009 | Covario
Paid Search Spend Rebounds for Major US Advertisers

October 01, 2009 | Elemental Technologies
ELEMENTAL PREVIEWS NEW VIDEO PROCESSING SYSTEM FOR LIVE VIDEO STREAMING

September 28, 2009 | Xconomy | Seattle
Top 10 Takeaways from WTIA's Healthcare-IT Event: Follow the Money, Startup Opps, & More

September 28, 2009 | CNNMoney.com
Hardware nerds are hot

September 24, 2009 | Portland Business Journal
Oregon Entrepreneurs Network names winners

September 24, 2009 | PRWeb
1020 Placecast Announces Series 2: The Mobile Mom of Six-Part Study Entitled, 'The Alert Shopper,' Where Real People Talk about The Role of the Mobile Device in Commerce, Marketing and Coupons

September 24, 2009 | ABB
ABB and Tropos Networks demonstrate distribution automation over wireless broadband mesh network

September 24, 2009 | MarketWire
Yapta.com Introduces Frugal Travel Flaunts on Facebook

September 22, 2009 | BusinessWire
IAB Announces Winners Of MIXX Awards 2009, Celebrates Creativity in Interactive Advertising

September 18, 2009 | Billboard.biz
Billboard MEL Q&A: Melodeo Business Dev VP Dave Dederer

September 10, 2009 | TechFlash
Usher Unveils New iPhone App

September 10, 2009 | BusinessWire
Wizzard Media and Melodeo Partner on iPhone App for Pop Superstar Usher

September 09, 2009 | PRWeb
1020 Placecast Announces a Six-Part Study Entitled, 'The Alert Shopper,' Where Real People Talk about The Role of the Mobile Device in Commerce, Marketing and Coupons

August 31, 2009 | BusinessWire
Ontela Makes Picture Saving Even Simpler on the BlackBerry Curve 8520

August 27, 2009 | Inc.
Zebra Imaging Among Inc. 500 Fastest Growing Companies in America for Second Consecutive Year

August 24, 2009 | Elemental Technologies
Elemental Accelerator Version 2.1 Adds MPEG-2 Support To Speed Video Encoding For Creative Professionals

August 18, 2009 | Verari Systems
Second-Generation Verari FOREST Container Solution Chosen by Qualcomm for Data Center Expansion

August 18, 2009 | Covario
Covario Named to Inc. 500 List of Fastest Growing Companies

August 17, 2009 | Tropos Networks
Google WiFi Continues To Be One of The Most Successful Broadband Networks In The World As It Celebrates Its Third Anniversary

August 12, 2009 | Inc.
Inc. 500 - The Fastest Growing Private Companies

August 12, 2009 | DMNews
Covario Offers New Automation, Agency Services for SEO

August 11, 2009 | Covario
Covario Advances Strategy with New Business Paradigm for Managing Large Scale Search - Beginning with SEO

August 10, 2009 | Covario
Three Covario Clients Nominated for Search Marketing Excellence in 2009 Search Engine Watch Awards

August 05, 2009 | Tropos Networks
BIG WIRELESS AWARDED "2009 BEST FIT INTEGRATOR" FOR TROPOS NETWORK DEPLOYMENT IN THE VILLAGE OF WELLINGTON

August 01, 2009 | RTC Magazine
An Architect's Checklist: Designing a Carrier-Grade, Application-Ready ATCA Platform

July 28, 2009 | Kryptiq
Kryptiq Partners with Oregon Institute of Technology to Close Gap in Skilled Health IT Workforce

July 28, 2009 | Verari Systems
Major Cloud Services Provider with Worldwide Operations Selects Verari Systems' Award-Winning Energy Efficient FOREST Container Solution

July 27, 2009 | MarketWire
StartUpHire Announces the 10 Fastest Growing Startups in Southern California

July 24, 2009 | Tropos Networks
WORLD'S LARGEST MUNICIPAL WIRELESS BROADBAND NETWORK USES TROPOS AND HANDLES OVER 4 TERABYTES OF TRAFFIC EACH MONTH!

July 23, 2009 | BusinessWire
Solis Energy Joins Tropos Solution Partner Network to Provide Alternative Power Solutions for Wireless Network Deployments

July 20, 2009 | GMI
GMI confirms high panel quality with duplicate respondent screening technology

July 18, 2009 | Xconomy
A Yotta Insights on Making Money in Mobile

July 16, 2009 | Xconomy
AboutUs Adds $1.2M from Voyager, Others

July 15, 2009 | Covario
Covario Challenges Economics of SEO for Large Advertisers with Paradigm-Changing Solution

July 13, 2009 | Kryptiq
It's Not Rocket Science: NASA Turns to Kryptiq for Healthcare Collaboration

July 08, 2009 | Covario
Expectations for Search Spending Set To Improve As Economy Recovers

July 07, 2009 | Tropos Networks
Tropos Provides Mobile Wireless Communications at Near Supersonic Speeds During North American Eagle Trial

July 07, 2009 | cNet News
Tropos provides wireless communication for jet-powered race car

July 06, 2009 | Tropos Networks
Tropos-Based Wireless Broadbrand Network Launched Along Scenic Grand Canal

June 29, 2009 | Elemental Technologies
Elemental Accounces Next Generation CUDA GPU-Accelerated Video Encoding Plug-in for Creative Professionals

June 24, 2009 | Always On
Covario Nominated for Always On Global 250 Competition

June 24, 2009 | Puget Sound Business Journal
Startup Yapta.com lands $2 million

June 23, 2009 | PR Newswire
Zebra Imaging Recognized for Industrial Security Excellence With James S. Cogswell Award

June 12, 2009 | PC Perspective
NVIDIA CUDA-enabled Applications Roundup

June 10, 2009 | Xconomy
A Fresh Take on Websites and Wiki-Based Discovery

June 02, 2009 | 1020 Placecast
Useful Networks and 1020 Placecast to Offer Consumers Customized Store Locators on Mobile Phones

June 01, 2009 | BusinessWire
TransCore and Sensys Networks Announce Alliance to Integrate Arterial Travel Time System into TransSuite

May 28, 2009 | Verari Systems
Verari Systems Selected Among Ten Technology Companies to Watch for in 2009 by Bank Technology News

May 27, 2009 | SOA World Magazine
Yapta.com Expands Airfare Tracking Capability to 21 International Carriers

May 21, 2009 | 1020 Placecast
Alcatel-Lucent and 1020 Placecast to Deliver Unique Location-Based Mobile Advertising Service to Network Providers and Brands

May 21, 2009 | Covario
Covario Named to JMP Securities' Hot 100: Best Privately Held Software Companies List

May 20, 2009 | Venturebeat.com
Elemental Technologies' super-fast video processing could slash costs of video web sites

May 20, 2009 | Elemental Technologies
Elemental Announces Breakthrough New Video Processing System That Harnesses the Power of GPUs for Encoding and Transcoding

May 18, 2009 | PRWeb.com
Ontela Wins Red Herring 100 North America Award

May 15, 2009 | TMCnet.com
SAFFire 3.0 Launched by GoAhead Software

May 13, 2009 | NewTeeVee
Three Companies to Watch in 3D

May 12, 2009 | Healthcare Finance News
Portico acquires Kryptiq's Choreo

May 12, 2009 | GoAhead
GoAhead Software Announces SAFfire 3.0

May 07, 2009 | PRWeb
"Ontela Honored Among This Year's Most Promising Private Technology

May 07, 2009 | Tropos Networks
Tropos Offers First 802.11n Based Outdoor Wireless Broadband Routers in Europe

May 06, 2009 | Covario
Covario Releases v2.0 of Patent-Pending Audit Score for SEO Health

May 01, 2009 | Oregonian
Tech entrepreneurs defy recession

April 30, 2009 | Sensys Networks
Sensys Networks Honored Among This Year's Most Promising Private Technology Ventures

April 28, 2009 | Verari Systems
Verari Systems and CRG West Ease Data Center Infrastructure, Space and Power Supply Constraints with FOREST Containers

April 28, 2009 | GoAhead
Ortiva Wireless Selects GoAhead Software to Deliver on Global Carrier Implementations

April 27, 2009 | Mobile Marketer
Brands run cross-platform location-based ads with 1020 Placecast

April 27, 2009 | CBS5.com
What are those new poles on 101 in Marlin?

April 27, 2009 | NPR Marketplace
Investors boost health care IT funding

April 24, 2009 | 1020 Placecast
Location-Based Advertising Network, 1020 Placecast, Triples Publisher Network to 250 Partners in Six Months and Now Reaches 100 Million Users

April 21, 2009 | Kryptiq
Kryptiq Centers Strategy on Healthcare Provider Collaboration

April 16, 2009 | Verari Systems
Verari Systems Wins Uptime Institute's 2009 Green Enterprise IT Award for its Energy Efficient, Scalable, FOREST Container Solution

April 15, 2009 | Webwire
Norwest Venture Partners, NearbyNow, 1020 Placecast, Loopt and Sojern Demonstrate How Brands Can Use Location-Based Advertising to Find Their Audience at ad:tech San Francisco

April 15, 2009 | Tropos Networks
TROPOS GRIDCOM™ ARCHITECTURE ENABLES A FULL RANGE OF SMART GRID SYSTEMS OVER A SINGLE IP NETWORK

April 03, 2009 | Kryptiq
Physicians Manage Chronic Care Patient Populations with Kryptiq's CareManager

April 01, 2009 | Wall Street Journal
Travelers Find It Pays to Wait for Late Deals

March 31, 2009 | Ontela
Preloaded Ontela Service Helps Alltel Wireless Customers Save Mobile Memories

March 30, 2009 | Verari Systems
Verari Announces Industry-Leading SPECpower_ssj 2008 Result on VB1300 Series Blade Servers Featuring Intel

March 30, 2009 | Global Market Insite
GMI announces GMI X

March 26, 2009 | Ontela
Ontela Named Breakthrough Start-up Of The Year

March 26, 2009 | Kryptiq
SURESCRIPTS ANNOUNCES THAT EIGHT SOFTWARE VENDORS HAVE ACHIEVED ADVANCED CERTIFICATION STATUS FOR E-PRESCRIBING

March 24, 2009 | Komo4news
Web site tracks cheapest hotel, flight prices

March 20, 2009 | Xconomy | Seattle
Snapshot of a Tipping Point: Ontela Teams Up with T-Mobile to Deliver Photos Online

March 20, 2009 | Portland Business Journal
Digital records cash will boost Oregon

March 20, 2009 | PR Newswire
TechAmerica Oregon Announces Oregon Technology Awards 2009 Finalists

March 20, 2009 | Austin Business Journal
Zebra Imaging takes holographic technology from maps to models

March 19, 2009 | BusinessWire
Photobucket Introduces Instant Photo Uploader for T-Mobile Phones

March 18, 2009 | Tropos Networks
TROPOS RECEIVES THREE NEW PATENTS DEMONSTRATING ITS ONGOING TECHNOLOGY LEADERSHIP IN LARGE SCALE, HIGH CAPACITY MESH NETWORKS

March 17, 2009 | Sensys Networks
Sensys Networks wireless sensors based on TI microcontrollers help manage traffic for 10+ years without maintenance

March 12, 2009 | Xconomy | San Diego
Greening the Internet and Verari Systems' "Data Center in a Box"

March 11, 2009 | InformationWeek
Nvidia Launches Investment Fund For GPU Startups

March 11, 2009 | Victory Times
Holographic maps provide new warfighting tool

March 10, 2009 | 2009 Razorfish Digital Outlook Report
Top Ten Mobile Applications to Watch

March 09, 2009 | CNN.com
Deal or no deal? 6 secrets for spotting a bargain

March 04, 2009 | Forbes.com
The Changing Face Of Advertising

February 24, 2009 | BusinessWeek
Mobile Apps for Music: Look Out, iTunes?

February 20, 2009 | The Portland Tribune
Wu's health care IT plan lands in fed stimulus package

February 19, 2009 | Telephonyonline
MWC: Handset OEMs embed Ontela photo-saving service

February 18, 2009 | TechFlash
The Presidents of the USA introduce $2.99 iPhone app

February 18, 2009 | Wired
The Presidents of the United States of America Unleash Multiple-Album iPhone App

February 17, 2009 | Ontela
Ontela Image Saving Solution Preloaded On Revolutionary Messaging Phone

February 17, 2009 | Keystream
redOrbit Adopts Keystream's Intuitive Video Ad Platform to Deliver Higher

February 16, 2009 | Ontela
Eastven Venture Partners Gets The Picture, Invests In Ontela

February 16, 2009 | TechFlash
Ontela snaps up new cash from the venture arm of Ericsson

February 11, 2009 | Verari Systems
Verari Systems Announces Reselling Relationship with Continental Resources

February 06, 2009 | Kryptiq
Kryptiq Names YRG as Public Relations Agency of Record

February 04, 2009 | MediaPost Publication
Need to Know: The Ad Stays in the Picture

February 04, 2009 | Covario
Covario Extends Marketing Action Platform to Support Global Advertisers and Their Agencies

February 04, 2009 | Verari Systems
Verari Systems Announces Reselling Relationship with Continental Resources

February 04, 2009 | MSNBC.com
Covario Extends Marketing Action Platform to Support Global Advertisers and Their Agencies

February 02, 2009 | Elemental Technologies
ELEMENTAL TECHNOLOGIES SECURES STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIP

January 30, 2009 | Los Angeles Times
This just in -

January 27, 2009 | Xconomy | San Diego
San Diego's Covario Rides Wave of Search Engine Marketing

January 26, 2009 | 1020 Placecast
Location-Based Advertising a Trend to Watch in 2009 as 1020 Placecast Executives Discuss the Industry at WCA LBS SIG, Internet2Go and Telecom Council Conferences

January 26, 2009 | WTIA
WTIA Announces Finalists for 14th Annual Industry Achievement

January 22, 2009 | BusinessWire
Elemental Technologies Wins OnMedia 100 Award

January 22, 2009 | HPCwire
Verari Systems: from Clusters to Containers

January 21, 2009 | Covario
Major Advertisers Gather at Covario's INFLECTIONPoint Conference to Discuss Interactive Marketing Synergy and Future of Digital Advertising

January 21, 2009 | Tropos Networks
Oceanside, California Boosts Municipal Efficiencies with Wireless Broadband Network from Tropos

January 20, 2009 | Covario
Paid Search Spending Grows in Q4 '08 but Slows for Global High Tech Firms, with Yahoo! and MSN Posting Slight Gains in North America

January 14, 2009 | Xconomy | Seattle
Smoothing Out Jittery Internet Video, Elemental Technologies Looks to Reinvent How You Watch

January 14, 2009 | MYNorthwest.com
CEO Spotlight: Another way to save on airfare

January 14, 2009 | Yapta
Yapta Listed as 2nd Fastest Growing Online Travel Site by Google/Compete Inc. Travel Industry Report

January 13, 2009 | Verari Systems
Verari Systems Announces Energy Credit Incentive Program

January 09, 2009 | Xconomy
AboutUs Raises $2.5M from Voyager Capital to Create Collaborative Guide to the Web

January 09, 2009 | TechFlash
Business wiki AboutUs lands $2.5 million from Voyager Capital

January 09, 2009 | Portland Business Journal
AboutUs nabs $5M infusion

January 06, 2009 | Kryptiq
Kryptiq Awarded Two Additional New Patents, Further Broadening Online Communication Technology Leadership