Monthly Archives: September 2014

The first AC Hotel in the U.S.: A Marriott for Millennials

Originally posted on WGNO:
[ooyala code=”t4aWZucDrox46MsTGJIiUU3EeX4DJk72″ player_id=”1af9f4729c77407baf4796020154bcb6″] NEW ORLEANS (WGNO)- The Historic Cotton Exchange Hotel in the Central Business District is getting a make-over. It’ll be the first of it’s kind in the United States. News with a Twist’s Kenny Lopez gets an inside look at the new AC Hotel by Marriott, which is hoping…

Jiff Raises $18 Million Series B To Make Employers’ Digital Health Programs More Personalized

Originally posted on TechCrunch:
Digital health company Jiff has raised an additional $18 million in Series B funding, the company announced this morning. The Palo Alto-based startup wants to make it easier for businesses to reward their employees who participate in digital health programs by providing a software platform that can gather data from across a wide spectrum…

Bill Gates blogs about meeting Steve Gleason

Originally posted on WGNO:
(WGNO) – Bill Gates has written a blog about his recent meeting with former Saint Steve Gleason. Earlier this year, Gates took the ALS ice bucket challenge. He then met with Gleason, who has ALS, to brainstorm new ways to improve technology that helps patients live fuller lives. Gleason is working…