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myGate or yours? Security app could use a leg up

After just 18 months, myGate claims to have 1,000 gated communities using its security-at-gate app. With more funds in the bank, the company wants to expand to 10,000 gated communities by 2019. But is expansion enough? Does it need more ambition?


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