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Responsive Design: Let it Flow

Responsive design is all about flow. How design flows seamlessly from desktop to mobile. Making sure that the technology used works across all platforms is key.   Mobile Considerations Mobile has more restrictions than desktop. This fact alone can make cause headaches when attempting to create a responsive design. Some mobile considerations include: How can…

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Creating Your Customer Portal: Simple Steps

Providing your customers with an online portal does a few things. It cuts back on costs by offering clients a simple way to access your company’s ‘self-service’ options. It also gives clients regular access to data (purchase records, billing history, demographic information, etc). More and more companies are setting up client portals – and more…

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How Much Do These Top Tech CEOs Make?

Have you ever wondered how much money Marissa Mayer (Yahoo), Sundar Pichai (Google), Elon Musk (Tesla), and Safra Catz (Oracle) make annually? We did a little digging and found some salary information for tech’s top heavy hitters.   Marissa Mayer Mayer was hired to run Yahoo in 2012. Mayer is one of the highest paid…

AdBlock Plus Creates New Advertising Platform

AdBlock Plus has created a new advertising platform that allows website owners to select certain ‘acceptable ads’ from the platform. This new platform is unique from the ‘whitelist’ of advertisers that AdBlock Plus created some time ago. How does a company that’s built its entire following on blocking advertisements justify allowing some advertisements to slip…

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No Non-Compete Agreement in MA

One of the biggest issues that Boston’s startup community faces is the ever-looming non-compete contract – something nearly every employer in the Massachusetts area insists employees sign. The problem with non-competes is that after signing this agreement former company employees cannot work for a competitor company for a lengthy amount of time following employee termination…

Gateway Works: A Cannabis Incubator

Incubators pop up in the tech world regularly. But ‘Gateway Works’ is a unique incubator with a specific focus. Gateway Works is a ‘Cannabis Startup Incubator.’ More Than Rasta Business  Fortune Magazine estimates that legal marijuana sales will expand by 25% this year making the total U.S. sales around $6.7 billion. Last year that number…