Champaign-Urbana recognized as one of Techie.com's most promising tech hubs to watch in 2014
Where are the country's most innovative and creative tech hubs? The answer to that question used to be easy. There was Silicon Valley, and maybe a couple others, with maybe Bangalore thrown into the mix to keep it interesting. Today, the answer is not so easy. Thanks to easily accessible cloud technology, increasing democratization of the startup's means of production, and a startup culture that has excited new entrepreneurs in every corner of the world, Silicon Valley is in an increasingly crowded marketplace and must fight to hold onto its once-dominant role.
Techie.com's editorial staff researched some of the most exciting and innovative up-and-coming hubs for 2014.
Check out the story and CSL Prof. Bill Sander's opinion on why CU makes the cut: http://techie.com/techie-coms-most-promising-tech-hubs-to-watch-in-2014/