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Is Ruby on Rails ready for retirement or reset for growth?

For many in our tech ecosystem, Ruby on Rails has been a popular choice when building companies’ applications. But, over the years, competitors have emerged and opportunities for formal training hav…

Small companies, big impacts: why you should apply for a Mira Award

There are plenty of great stories from the past posted on TechPoint Index about the impact of winning a Mira Award—but until it happens to you, you might not think it's possible, especially if your …

Winning a Mira Award brought WorkHere new investment, new customers

When your team includes people who have already invented their way into the history books for creating your industry and revolutionizing the way people look for a job, chances are you’re company…

Mira Award win had national impact on FreightRover’s business

Mira Award winner FreightRover had one of those years in 2018 — the kind of year where everything comes together and people take notice of what you’ve accomplished. In the case of FreightR…

2018 Tech Year in Review

With more people and companies recognizing what Indiana has to offer, 2018 has set up Indiana to experience even greater growth in the coming years. Look back on what Indiana tech has accomplished thi…

Hour of Code introduces thousands of local students to the power of computer science

Locally, TechPoint Foundation for Youth spearheaded the Hour of Code effort in nine Indianapolis K-8 schools. From December 3-7, they engaged 239 community volunteers to help 2,313 kids finish their t…

Cummins CIO: Diversity and inclusion require focus and a plan

If Indiana tech companies are going to avoid the highly publicized negative trends of homogenized Silicon Valley firms, they are actually going to have to talk about diversity and inclusion. Regular w…

Indy should feel the motivating burn of being overlooked by Amazon

This should be a galvanizing moment for Indianapolis to further the strong collaboration amongst our converged industries, organizations and companies that came together for this bid.…