Glitches that put Instagram, Medium and Gmail partially or completely out of commission for a few hours over the past several weeks impacted thousands of businesses that use the social media services to communicate with customers.
Start with the name, Wordier Than Thou. It’s just jokey enough to let you know that while its mission – to encourage and promote the work of local writers – is a serious one, the Pinellas-based literary nonprofit isn’t averse to a good laugh now and then, to tiptoe around what founder Tiffany Razzano calls “that stuffy, literature-with-a-capital L thing.”
Lazarillo is a Chilean startup working to increase mobility for visually impaired users. Their breakthrough technology utilizes audio messages to guide the visually impaired via a mapping program that helps them navigate the world.