100 Best

POLITICS

  • Neil Goldschmidt Dead at 83 - In the 1970s, he launched a political career that made him a national celebrity and put Portland on the map. He also began sexually assaulting a teenager who suffered for the rest of her short life.

ECONOMY

RESTAURANTS AND RETAIL

PROFESSIONAL SERVICES

TECH

  • The Big Fix - Oregon’s Right to Repair law, signed into law this spring, could have a big impact on small repair shops.
  • Spotlight: Micro-Chasm - Oregon’s microfluidics Tech Hub joins academic and industry partners to help small fluids make a big leap.
  • Suitable Tech - How Macro Law Group is using AI — and automation — to upend the way law firms do business
  • Second Sight - Portland’s Synaptiq started by training AI models but is now helping businesses build AI-driven products, especially those that deploy computer vision — a technology that enables computers to derive information from images.

ENERGY AND ENVIRONMENT

  • The Big Fix - Oregon’s Right to Repair law, signed into law this spring, could have a big impact on small repair shops.