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  • Solar Power Startup Bright Raises $4 Million To Distribute Energy In The Developing World

    Solar Power Startup Bright Raises $4 Million To Distribute Energy In The Developing World

    Bright, a solar panel installation and distribution startup, pulled in $4 million in seed money to build out its solar software and financing team. The startup launched out of the last batch of Y Combinator and began building in Mexico last year. Energy is expensive and often complicated in the country, costing upwards of $4,000 MXD ($250 USD) in hot summer months in some cases, according to… Read More

  • You Could Fill Up At The Pump With Apple Pay Starting Next Year

    You Could Fill Up At The Pump With Apple Pay Starting Next Year

    Apple is working to expand the reach of Apple Pay, and its next major destination might be the gas pumps. Chevron’s official Twitter account revealed yesterday (via Business Insider) that the gas company is working to make Apple Pay available at its fill-up stations in the U.S. Pump payments are a key ingredient to making Apple Pay truly a convenient, complete replacement for… Read More

  • Microsoft meets with WP7 Jailbreak team. Hugs ensue.

    In a move that will surely only help move more Windows Phone 7 handsets, Microsoft have met with the team behind the WP7 Jailbreak, Chevron, and the results appear to be positive. Writing on their blog yesterday, Rafael Rivera, Chris Walsh, and Long Zheng have revealed what they can (outside of the NDA they voluntarily signed) about the 2 days of meetings, and are “genuinely… Read More