Digest #156



Here's the news you need to know. (If we're missing something newsworthy, please let us know.)

You probably heard about the $3B Chan Zuckerberg Initiative this past week. Find out who (hint: local) is among the experts who helped shape the initiative's focus on science. Virtru's VP shares what's behind their local foothold. Watch the latest update by Inboard's CEO. And, watch two local coworking experts in a video interview. And, there's more.

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Genomics leader David Haussler is among the experts who helped shape the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative's focus on science. Read this story.


Focused on securing email, Washington, D.C.-based Virtru establishes foothold in Santa Cruz, and starts hiring. Read this story.


Inboard CEO says the demand for the M1 has "exceeded our wildest expectations," as the electric skateboard company gets ready to transition to volume manufacturing. Watch the video.


Coworking with Iris: Local coworking experts Iris Kavanagh and Maya Delano talk about mastering time and space. Watch the video.


Veteran science journalist and senior reporter for Nature will become Science Communication Program director at UCSC. Read this story.


Dovetail Genomics adds Pacific Biosciences SMRT sequencing and assembly to its services. The two companies will begin co-marketing. Read this story.


 
 
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