Online Tech acquires new data center, renovates 2 more

Online Tech's data management empire took a big step forward this spring when the Ann Arbor-based company added its first data center outside of Michigan. The 20-year-old company acquired a data center in Indianapolis, and is in the process of refurbishing two of its data centers in Flint and Westland. Online Tech got its start …

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EMU, U-M chosen for Google Community Leaders Program

EMU joins Wayne State University, the University of Michigan-Dearborn, and the University of Michigan for a Google-sponsored program that teaches search optimization and digital marketing experience to students in order to help them support local businesses. Excerpt: "Five Eastern Michigan University students have been accepted into Google's Community Leader's Program, a volunteer operation in which …

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U-M student-led FrostGear develops motorcycle helmet cooling tech

Zachary Hwang has been riding motorcycles for years. The temperature inside his helmet has, well, been less than comfortable. "Heat has always been a big problem in the summer," Hwang says. "There is no air conditioning." That inspired the University of Michigan student to launch his own startup, FrostGear. Hwang and two of his fellow …

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New Ypsi glam bar opens with numerous beauty services

Fierce Vixens Glam Bar opened in April on W. Michigan Ave. in Ypsilanti offering services ranging from hair extensions to teeth whitening.  "My friend has a Detroit-based hair boutique and I had hair salon," says Litrece Walker, who owns Fierce Vixens Glam Bar with partner Shawn McCoy. "We wanted to expand, so we combined our …

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U-M student-led FrostGear develops motorcycle helmet cooling tech

Zachary Hwang has been riding motorcycles for years. The temperature inside his helmet has, well, been less than comfortable. "Heat has always been a big problem in the summer," Hwang says. "There is no air conditioning." That inspired the University of Michigan student to launch his own startup, FrostGear. Hwang and two of his fellow …

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Ann Arbor historic architecture captured in new book

A hero to some, a villain to others, there's little doubt that The Ann Arbor Historical Foundation has deep love and appreciation for Ann Arbor's architectural identity. To wit, they have released a new book: Historic Ann Arbor: An Architectural Guide, which describes over 350 vintage local buildings. There's a book signing event with the …

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EMU, U-M chosen for Google Community Leaders Program

EMU joins Wayne State University, the University of Michigan-Dearborn, and the University of Michigan for a Google-sponsored program that teaches search optimization and digital marketing experience to students in order to help them support local businesses. Excerpt: "Five Eastern Michigan University students have been accepted into Google's Community Leader's Program, a volunteer operation in which …

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U-M student-led FrostGear develops motorcycle helmet cooling tech

Zachary Hwang has been riding motorcycles for years. The temperature inside his helmet has, well, been less than comfortable. "Heat has always been a big problem in the summer," Hwang says. "There is no air conditioning." That inspired the University of Michigan student to launch his own startup, FrostGear. Hwang and two of his fellow …

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New Ypsi glam bar opens with numerous beauty services

Fierce Vixens Glam Bar opened in April on W. Michigan Ave. in Ypsilanti offering services ranging from hair extensions to teeth whitening.  "My friend has a Detroit-based hair boutique and I had hair salon," says Litrece Walker, who owns Fierce Vixens Glam Bar with partner Shawn McCoy. "We wanted to expand, so we combined our …

Read more New Ypsi glam bar opens with numerous beauty services

U-M student-led FrostGear develops motorcycle helmet cooling tech

Zachary Hwang has been riding motorcycles for years. The temperature inside his helmet has, well, been less than comfortable. "Heat has always been a big problem in the summer," Hwang says. "There is no air conditioning." That inspired the University of Michigan student to launch his own startup, FrostGear. Hwang and two of his fellow …

Read more U-M student-led FrostGear develops motorcycle helmet cooling tech

Ann Arbor historic architecture captured in new book

A hero to some, a villain to others, there's little doubt that The Ann Arbor Historical Foundation has deep love and appreciation for Ann Arbor's architectural identity. To wit, they have released a new book: Historic Ann Arbor: An Architectural Guide, which describes over 350 vintage local buildings. There's a book signing event with the …

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EMU, U-M chosen for Google Community Leaders Program

EMU joins Wayne State University, the University of Michigan-Dearborn, and the University of Michigan for a Google-sponsored program that teaches search optimization and digital marketing experience to students in order to help them support local businesses. Excerpt: "Five Eastern Michigan University students have been accepted into Google's Community Leader's Program, a volunteer operation in which …

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