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Minnov8 was started to focus on technological innovation in Minnesota. Contributors include web designers and consultants Steve Borsch, Tim Elliott, Graeme Thickins and Phil Wilson.

A sneak peek at what WCCO’s Wire is all about

Who’da thunk it? A traditional media outlet embracing start-up thinking and collaborating with competitors in developing a site that allows staff and public interaction in gathering information. Now that is innovation.

Social media success: How about a little Twelp?

The concept of Best Buy’s Twelpforce is quite simple: enlist a legion of employees as customer service representatives to respond to Twitter questions and concerns about its products and services. Here’s what the company’s finding.