Posts by TechLatino

Net neutrality fight is about to flare again, are you ready?

The telecom industry won a big victory in May when the FCC launched a repeal of its Obama-era net neutrality rules, over the objections of Democrats and tech giants like Google and Netflix. Now both sides are about to find out how sweeping the reversal might be. The FCC, under Trump-appointed Chairman Ajit Pai, is…

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Norcross Public Arts Commision Host Muralist Yehimi Cambron this Saturday at Lillian Web Park in Norcross GA. from 10am.

PRESS RELEASE Muralist Yehimi Cambron to Appear at The Norcross Community Market On Saturday, August 10, the Norcross Public Arts Commission (NPAC) will host famed Atlanta artist and muralist, Yehimi Cambron.  Ms. Cambron will be doing “demonstration art” for both children and adults at the Norcross Community Market at Lillian Webb Park, which is a…

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@techlatino congratulates incoming Georgia Tech president Ángel Cabrera.

Georgia Tech’s incoming president will start work there on Sept. 1, officials said Wednesday. Ángel Cabrera’s total first-year compensation will be $975,000, according to an offer letter he signed. “We congratulate President Cabrera on this amazing opportunity,” said José Marquez, CEO, @techlatino: the National Association of Latinos in informacion Science and Technology. “We look forward…

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From Obamacare to Trumpcare. Whats Next?

“Do I have to purchase health insurance,” a question frequently asked with the passage into law of the Affordable Care Act.  A significant motivation for the question has been the IRS tax penalty imposed upon individuals without health insurance.  Even with the IRS mandate eliminated in 2019 my answer to the question is an unequivocal…

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National Spectrum Strategy Supports US Latino Communities

The National Spectrum Strategy for 5G has been everywhere in the news. As Latinos are core wireless-centric communities, TechLatino has taken notice. CNN describes “[l]ightning fast wireless speeds [that] could lead to more innovations across a variety of fields, and boost local economies.” We understand that our communities are part of and support the US…

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Univision and DISH Reach Long-Term Agreement Update.

DISH and Univision Communications Inc. announced a long-term agreement for carriage of Univision networks and stations on DishLATINO and DISH. “We are pleased to have reached an agreement with DISH that recognizes the value of our top-rated networks and stations,” said Univision chief executive officer Vince Sadusky. “We look forward to once again providing DISH…

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Nokia phones caught mysteriously sending data to Chinese servers.

Nokia fans waited for years for the first Nokia-Android handsets to arrive, and it finally happened two years ago, when HMD Global unveiled its first Nokia 6 handset, after acquiring the right to use the brand. Since then, HMD unveiled a variety of Nokia handsets, culminating with the Nokia 9 PureView a few weeks ago.…

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