The QuickVu camera is a simple two-part system consisting of a wireless battery-powered camera and an auxiliary-powered monitor. Courtesy: Trail Ridge Technologies LLC

Two-man company in Fort Collins innovating backup cameras for autos

FORT COLLINS — A small tech company run by two former Hewlett-Packard engineers have figured out a way to design a simple, easy-install, nearly wireless backup camera for cars. Trail Ridge Technologies LLC is a Fort Collins-based company consisting of Bob Morain and Mitch Hanks, both of whom took early retirement from H-P in 2008. Hanks, a hardware engineer, and Morain, a software engineer, partnered to create a company that would simplify complex products and…