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    Tuesday, September 5, 2017
    HomeAway Launches Effort To Help Harvey Evacuees
    Austin-based HomeAway is chipping in to help Harvey evacuees find a place to stay, saying it as launched a new effort to connect Hurricane Harvey evacuees with temporary housing. According to HomeAway, generous select vacation rental owners have made rental properties in Texas and surrounding states available for free or reduced cost to those in need of Harvey after the devastating floods. HomeAway said vacation rental owners and managers wishing to d (More info...)

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    Frontier Communications Pledges $1M To Rebuild Texas Fund
    Frontier Communications said this morning that they have pledge $1M to the new Rebuild Texas Fund, the fund created by the Michael & Susan Dell Foundation to support relief for victims of Hurricane Harvey. Frontier has many employees and business operations across Texas. Michael and Susan Dell announced the new fund on Friday, saying it will provide funds for health and housing; schools and child care; wo (More info...)

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    Real Estate Software Firm Launches Harvey Housing Website
    Real estate software developer Yardi said over the weekend that it has donated $1 million to relief efforts for Hurricane Harvey, and also launched a new website to help displaced residents find housing. According to Yardi, its new housing registry website is aimed at helping displaced residents find temporary and permanent homes, and is free to both housing providers and residents. Yardi normally provid (More info...)

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    SpaceX Tests Falcon Heavy Boosters In McGregor
    Rocket developer SpaceX, the space launch provider led by tech billionaire Elon Musk, said over the weekend that all of the first stage cores for its Falcon Heavy have completed testing at its rocket development facility in McGregor, Texas. SpaceX released a video of the static fire testing at the McGregor facility. In those tests, rockets are fired while anchored to the ground. SpaceX is targeting its first launch of the Falcon Heavy in November. The F (More info...)

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