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MobileX Labs announces $1.5M in funding to 'democratize' app stores

Chicago’s MobileX Labs says it is bringing low-cost democracy to the app store. The company just announced $1.5 million in seed funding to move the needle forward as it launches a beta of MXL Build, a DIY development environment that requires no coding experience. Mobile application targets include both iOS and Android.

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Run out of Internet to read? Random’s new iOS app is for you

You know what it’s like to run out of good online content: You’ve read everything on all your favorite websites and you’re wanting more. Well, news discovery startup Random thinks it can solve the problem of what to read next by randomly feeding you fresh, relevant content with only a few taps on its newly launched iOS app.