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Environmental group takes on Dallas smog with high-tech gadgets

City of Dallas on a non-smoggy night. Photo courtesy of Dallas CVB Dallas environmental group Downwinders at Risk is committed to clean air and is taking matters into its own hands. The group has purchased two ozone monitors, to the tune of nearly $10,000, and will initiate a citizen-based monitoring campaign in Wise County, an area where state officials refuse ... Read More »

What It Takes to Build a Startup in 2017

Thinking about building a startup in 2017? You’re going to be up against a huge challenge this year. It’s a lot different building a startup today than it was a couple of years ago. It is far more competitive, the advertising costs are much higher and you have to do a much better job in acquiring customers. It’s great that ... Read More »

Marketing Tech Startup Appboy Shuffles Cofounders As Bill Magnuson Takes Over As CEO

The five-year-old marketing tech company has named Bill Magnuson as CEO effective on January 1, 2017, with founding CEO Mark Ghermezian moving into a new role as executive chairman. As part of the reshuffling at the Series C startup, third cofounder Jon Hyman will assume the role of CTO from Magnuson after serving as Appboy’s CIO. “When you look at ... Read More »

DJI Mavic Pro Foldable Drone Launched at $999, Takes on GoPro’s Karma

HIGHLIGHTS The DJI Mavic Pro can be folded to the size of a ‘water bottle’ It features a new controller and camera that supports 4K video It’s up for pre-order and starts shipping on October 15 for $999 GoPro unveiled its debut effort in the world of drones by introducing Karma at Photokina 2016. DJI, a long time player in ... Read More »

Facebook Messenger Lite Takes Up Less Phone Space for Tech Challenged Areas

Small businesses and others seeking a better way to communicate with customers or partners in tech challenged areas should rejoice. Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) has launched lighter version of its Android Messenger app. The new bare-bones Messenger app is designed for people in areas with slow internet connections as well as for older phones with less powerful processors and less memory. Introducing ... Read More »

Prakash Javadekar Takes Charge Of Ministry, Smriti Irani Skips Event

Prakash Javadekar replaced Smriti Irani as Education Minister in cabinet rejig. NEW DELHI:  The prime challenge that the education sector faces in the country is raising the quality of education and ensuring it reaches all, Education Minister Prakash Javadekar, who took charge, said today. “The major challenge that is there in the education sector is to raise the standard. Quality ... Read More »

Prakash Javadekar Takes Charge Of Education Ministry

Prakash Javadekar replaced Union Minister Smriti Irani– who now heads the Textiles Ministry. NEW DELHI:  Promising to convert the challenges into opportunities, former Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar took charge of the Human Resource Development (HRD) Ministry today. Mr Javadekar, who earlier held independent charge as the Minister of State was the only minister promoted to the cabinet rank in the ... Read More »

CashKaro Founder Takes to Twitter for Pending payments From MobiKwik

HIGHLIGHTS MobiKwik is a leading payments wallet in India. CashKaro is one in every of the larger affliate entrepreneurs right here. CashKaro’s CEO tweeted that MobiKwik owes it six months of dues. usually, when you see businesses chatting on Twitter, it’s a unhappy strive at smart humour to makeemblem partnerships and company mergers into trending subjects. when CEOs chat on ... Read More »

fb Takes aim at ‘Vendetta’ with the aid of Belgian privateness Watchdog

A legal professional for fb accused Belgium’s information privacy watchdog of waging a “public vendetta”in opposition to the social media giant in a courtroom clash over the legality of measures the employersays helps fight thousands of hacking attacks every day. facebook‘s ecu unit in ireland “time and again attempted to have interaction” with the Belgian factsprotection commission, but regardless of ... Read More »

facebook Takes goal at ‘Vendetta’ by Belgian privacy Watchdog

A legal professional for facebook accused Belgium’s statistics privateness watchdog of waging a “public vendetta” in opposition to the social media massive in a court clash over the legality of measures thebusiness enterprise says facilitates combat hundreds of hacking assaults every day. facebook‘s european unit in ireland “time and again attempted to have interaction” with the Belgianrecords safety fee, but ... Read More »