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   Today in ColoradoBiz Update
Information is like a drug that we naturally crave, whether it's the rumor mills of the past where gossip flew from one person to the next or today's smartphones. By Tom Frey

What the solar industry faces now
Colorado's Solar Energy Industries Association is a business-to-business organization facilitating relationships up and down the supply chain. By Martha Young

Business leaders, please check your ego at the door
Now that Congress has approved an extension of the investment income tax rates, let's examine what types of investments are tax-efficient. By Derek Murphy 
   ColoradoBiz EXTRA
Dave on film: Aliens invade Peyton Place
Imagine the cast of Beverly Hills 90210 being dropped into Xavier's School for Gifted Youngsters from the X-Men movies and you'll have a sense of the uneven pastiche that is I Am Number Four. By Dave Taylor  


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