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Local app developer creates app to order lunch from NewBo Market

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CEDAR RAPIDS—When Jarod Smith first started building mobile apps in January 2013, the market was still fairly new to him. "I've been doing web development for 14 years now," Smith told SPN. "But I've been doing coding of some kind for almost 20 years. Web development got me into mobile apps and I found I could use my web tech knowledge to build cross-platform mobile apps."  read more

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Hudl acquisition of Ubersense is its fourth, second in two months

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Hudl has made its fourth acquisition purchasing Ubersense, a Boston company specializing in interactive video analysis and instruction. Ubersense was founded in 2011 with the vision to put world-class coaching in everyone’s hands. More than 2.5 million users have installed the Ubersense app for iOS, gaining access to video analysis tools, such as slow-motion review, drawings, and voiceovers. The team’s Android app is in beta testing and will launch in October.  read more

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Big Kansas City Pop Up Events: KC Convergence

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Who says Big Kansas City has to start at the Opening Party? Two hours before you arrive at Missouri Bank's downtown branch, Triple I, VML and UP Global are coming together to share cocktails and conversation at the VML Global Headquarters. KC Convergence, a Big Kansas City Pop Up event, has been coined as the (pre) pre-Big KC party, described as “a fusion of entrepreneurship, creativity and technology."  read more

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