COLORADO

muninets

18 More Colorado Local Governments Voted For City-Run Internet

The Comcast-backed law was enacted in 2005, but allows for towns and counties to exempt their district through a local vote.
Kaleigh Rogers
11.5.18
BioTrackTHC

Colorado Wants to Track Weed With Chemicals and the Blockchain

Some dispensary owners have called the bill, SB 18-029, 'fucking crazy.'
Troy Farah
1.24.18
Broadband Land

Nearly Half of Colorado Counties Have Formally Rejected a Comcast-Backed Law Restricting City-Run Internet

After Tuesday’s elections, a total of 31 counties have voted to be exempted from a state law against municipal broadband networks.
Kaleigh Rogers
11.8.17
Outer Limits

Reclaimed Land

Inside Colorado's Rocky Flats National Wildlife Refuge, a former Superfund site that embodies the painful past and uncertain future of nuclear cleanup in America.
Lauren Steele
10.28.17
direct democracy

Colorado Political Candidate Promises to Give His Seat to an App

What if elected representatives actually voted based on what their constituents wanted?
Louise Matsakis
10.16.17
Tools of the Trade

How the Denver Police Crack and Search Cell Phones

New training documents show how the Colorado agency instructs officers to use Cellebrite devices to get into suspects' phones.
Curtis Waltman
4.11.17
Weed

Colorado Hemp Farmers Are Turning to Bitcoin for Their Banking Woes

The main problem is getting farmers to understand how cryptocurrencies work.
Daniel Oberhaus
11.5.16
Internet

26 Colorado Communities Will Vote on Building Their Own Internet Networks

The ballot measures will circumvent a state law banning cities from competing with Comcast and other big telecom companies.
Jason Koebler
11.2.16
Features

Marijuana Legalization Is Leaving Home Growers Without a Pot to Grow In

Is there any reason marijuana aficionados shouldn’t have the same rights as home brewers?
Joel Warner
8.11.16
Health

Orange-Flavored, Dissolvable Amphetamine for Children Approved by FDA

Adzenys is a flavored dissolvable tablet targeted at children with ADD and ADHD.
Margaret Allen
6.3.16
Weed

Is It Safe to Smoke Weed While Pregnant? Separating Science from Hysteria

The deficiency of scientific evidence continues to stop mothers from using the drug out of fear of harming their baby or being accused of child abuse.
Margaret Allen
5.20.16
Twitter

The US Geological Survey Is Using Twitter to Monitor Earthquakes

The impulse to constantly share your thoughts with others is helping the USGS keep up with seismic activity.
Rachel Pick
10.7.15
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