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    Thursday, February 7, 2013
    How Toopher Is Using Your Mobile Phone To Prevent Fraud, with Josh Alexander

    It seems like nowadays, just about everyone is now using an iPhone or Android smartphone. That shift--which has happened in only the past few years---is the inspiration behind Austin's Toopher (www.toopher.com), which is using the ubiquity of smartphones to make it easier for websites and businesses to prevent fraud. We spoke with co-founder Josh Alexander about the startup, and how the company is using smartphones to implement easy-to-use, two factor authentication, all geared (More info...)

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    StoredIQ Acquisition Completes
    The acquisition of Austin-based StoredIQ has completed, according to IBM, and will go to help IBM's efforts in the big data initiative area. Financial terms of the acquisition, which was announced in December, have not been disclosed. StoredIQ was headed by Phil Myers, and was backed by backed by PerformanceEdge Partners, and S3 Ventures. According to IBM, the addition of StoredIQ will help customers respond mor (More info...)

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    CyrusOne Wins Accudata Systems
    Dallas-based data center provider CyrusOne reports this morning that it has been chosen by IT consulting and integration firm Accudata Systems. CyrusOne said that Accudata Systems has chosen it as its data center solutions provider in Texas. Size of the win was not disclosed. Accudata specifically pointed to CyrusOne's statewide Internet exchange in its selection of the company.

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