Marketplace Tech for Friday, October 11, 2013

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Marketplace Tech is at MIT this week to visit the emerging technology conference EmTech. There are serious academics here doing big things. But new innovations and new technology also offer new challenges. Funding that must be found, new parts that must be built and more.

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