Day: May 31, 2013

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Nine events for the June calendar

By SPN Team / May 31, 2013

From two National Day of Civic Hacking events this weekend to the six-day extravaganza 1KC Week in late June, here are eight events to check out across the Silicon Prairie. Visit our event calendar for more events. Contact editor@siliconprairienews.com to submit an event for consideration. Hack to improve your country Hack KC! – June 1, Kansas City National Day of…

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ClusterFlunk founders take “leap of faith,” leave school to build company

By SPN Team / May 31, 2013

Six months ago Iowa City-based startup clusterFlunk was little more than an idea. Now co-founders Joe Dallago and AJ Nelson have stopped attending the University of Iowa to pursue their entrepreneurial dreams.

“We are working on clusterFlunk full time and are excited about it,” Nelson said. “It was cool to take our ‘leap of faith,’ and we’re ready to keep building the company.”

And so far, they have. Since the company launched in January …

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