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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…

Pokemon Go Is Here (Kind Of)

The much anticipated mobile app ‘Pokemon Go’ is now available on iOS and Android in select countries. Pokemon Go is a collaborative effort between Niantic Labs and Nintendo and marks Nintendo’s first serious move into mobile. Gameplay If you’re a Pokemon fan, you may already know that this game is based on augmented reality. The…

Subpac: Kyrie Irving Wears One

Tech startups that want to get some serious attention have a habit of choosing Cavaliers players to show off new tech. Last year, J.R.Smith played around with a Hoverboard with press watching. This year, Cavaliers Point Guard, Kyrie Irving, wore something that few people have seen before – a ‘Subpac.’ Subpac Gets Noticed When asked…