Jeff Lawson

Twilio just spent $2 billion on a company that helps send mass emails

Twilio just spent $2 billion to buy SendGrid, a company that helps send mass emails, the company said Monday. Shares of Twilio fell more than 4 percent in extended trading after the announcement. SendGrid jumped about 15 percent. SendGrid offers companies a cloud-based service for sending emails at a large scale. The acquisition allows software […]

Ton-Up Usman Khawaja Helps Australia Save Draw Against Pakistan

Opener Usman Khawaja hit a fighting hundred to foil Pakistan and help Australia escape with a draw in the first Test in Dubai on Thursday. The left-hander hit a solid 141 for his seventh Test hundred, while skipper Tim Paine (61 not out) and Travis Head (72) also hit half centuries as Australia finished at […]

RSG 3-D's building panel helps protect homes during natural disasters

RSG 3-D’s building panel helps protect homes during natural disasters

There’s a building material that could keep houses intact during hurricanes, earthquakes, tornadoes and fires. While it’s been widely used around the world, the U.S. is a laggard in adopting the construction technique. One company trying to change that is RSG 3-D, which is bringing a building material known as 3D cementitious sandwich panel for […]