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Profile: Creating the 'World's Greatest Backpack' Alexis Madrigal

Profile: Creating the 'World's Greatest Backpack'

An inveterate inventor lands on a winning design for a multifunctional backpack

Georgia's Creative Coast Sarah Rich

Georgia's Creative Coast

Savannah's got a warm community of innovators dedicated to helping each other out

Profile: Text Me When My Table's Ready Alexis Madrigal

Profile: Text Me When My Table's Ready

iBuzzn wants to replace the restaurant buzzer with a sophisticated customer management system

Profile: Between Car and Bike, a New Electric Trike Alexis Madrigal

Profile: Between Car and Bike, a New Electric Trike

A long time proponent of electric vehicles gets a shot at making his dream a reality

Profile: 2 Videogame Startups Turn Old Friends Into New Companies Alexis Madrigal

Profile: 2 Videogame Startups Turn Old Friends Into New Companies

A visit to the creative den of Joystick Labs, an accelerator geared toward boosting videogame startups

Durham's Kickstarter Kids

Durham's Kickstarter Kids

Funded by a national community, these entrepreneurs hone their business plans in local startup incubators.

Durham's Innovation Ecosystem Alexis Madrigal

Durham's Innovation Ecosystem

Durham is home to more than the Duke basketball team: its downtown core has become a hub of startup activity

Startup South: Savannah Introduction Jules Pieri

Startup South: Savannah Introduction

Savannah's startup scene has a firm aeronautics footing thanks to the local presence of Gulfstream, and a ready supply of hip, young designers

Startup South: Road Trip Diary, Day 1 Alexis Madrigal/Google Maps

Startup South: Road Trip Diary, Day 1

Thoughts and sights from Washington to Richmond and on to Durham

The Guys Who Developed Tumblr's Mobile App Want to Help Your Startup Alexis Madrigal

The Guys Who Developed Tumblr's Mobile App Want to Help Your Startup

After helping define Tumblr's mobile strategy, they want to be a mobile 'runway' for other young companies