Silicon valley

A Latino called to help accelerate the startup scene in Arizona

 04/17/2017 - 03:19
Tucson, Arizona, with the Santa Catalina Mountains in the background. Photo: Wikimedia

“Me arrepiento de no haber seguido aprendiendo español”

 04/12/2017 - 05:29
Gene Schriver, an entrepeneur of Argentinian descendance from Philadelphia, is the founder and CEO of Globo.

Gene Schriver, emprendedor de origen argentino que creció en Filadelfia, es el CEO y fundador de GLOBO, una plataforma tecnológica de servicios de traducción, considerada una de las startups latinas con mayor crecimiento en EEUU en 2016.

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Wednesday, April 12, 2017 - 4:45am
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Gene Schriver, emprendedor de origen argentino de Filadelfia, es el CEO y fundador de GLOBO, una plataforma de servicios de traducción simultánea. 

Consumer Power: Uber CEO Resigns from Trump's Council after Criticism

 02/03/2017 - 04:34
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Uber CEO Travis Kalanick says participation in president’s strategic and policy forum has been ‘misinterpreted’ as endorsement of Donald Trump’s agenda, reports The Guardian.

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Friday, February 3, 2017 - 4:12am
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Uber CEO, Travis Kalanick, to step down from Trump Advisory Council after harsh criticism from its users. Photo: Wikimedia Commons

Digital Network Mitú is hoping to bridge the gap with young Latinos

 12/15/2016 - 06:35
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Mitú, a digitial network for Latino Millennials, Partners With Snapchat To Create Content For Latino Youth

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Thursday, December 15, 2016 - 6:09am
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Mitú, an English-language digital network focused on Latinos, just joined Snapchat’s Discover platform. Mitú produces online videos for young Latinos, taking advantage of the rise in digital video viewing among this group.

Trump Meets with the Nation's Top Tech Executives

 12/15/2016 - 04:49
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President-elect Donald Trump met with the nation’s tech elite to discuss future ways of collaboration between the White House and the tech industry.
The gathering included Jeff Bezos of Amazon; Elon Musk of Tesla; Timothy D. Cook of Apple; Sheryl Sandberg of Facebook; Larry Page and Eric Schmidt of Alphabet, Google’s parent company; and Satya Nadella of Microsoft, among others.

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Thursday, December 15, 2016 - 4:34am
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President-elect Donald Trump met with the top executives of the technology industry in New York on Wednesday, offering his help to make trade deals easier. Photo: EFE/Albin Lohr

America's Dual Economy

 12/15/2016 - 03:14
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America's Dual Economy is growing: the middle class is stagnated, while a small core of the society gets to high-paying opportunities and jobs on Wall Street and Silicon Valley.

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Thursday, December 15, 2016 - 2:42am
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The US suffers a high division of class and race. EFE/Marck R. Cristino

Disrupting Burguers

 12/07/2016 - 03:48
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Can Silicon Valley disrupt the fast-food industry? Well, for those entrepreneurs who dream to 'save the world', motivations are strong: reduce meat consumption and eliminate foods that have big environmental and social impacts, like processed food or heavy dependent on intensive agriculture.  

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Wednesday, December 7, 2016 - 3:26am
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Silicon Valley startups are revolutionizing the traditional fast food industry. Photo: COMMONS/Wikipedia