Last summer was such a success, Google is doing it again. The company is
searching for applicants for its BOLD Diversity internship program.
BOLD stands for Building Opportunities for Leadership &
Development. The program aims to reach students who identify with a group that is historically under-represented in the technology industry.
At a recent screening of the fourth installment of CNN’s Black in
America series, The New Promised Land: Silicon Valley, host Soledad
O’Brien led a panel discussion about the absence of Black startups in
New Jersey residents who use public transportation to get to employment,
educational and recreational destinations can now use state-of-the-art
technology via smart phones to pay their way. The credit goes to New
Jersey Transit, the state’s public transportation corporation, which
partnered with Google’s payment system, Google Wallet, to offer riders a
downloadable application for smart phones.
In a new video game television commercial, NBA star Dwight Howard is seen running through city streets,
wildly firing an assault rifle. He is playing the role of a “noob,” a
character in “Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3,” the latest installment of
Activision Blizzard Inc.’s “Call of Duty” video game series. Over the next few weeks, millions of Americans, including other inactive
NBA players, will be spending a significant amount of time in the same
way, thanks to Tuesday’s worldwide release of Modern Warfare 3.
Since 2009, the City’s Taxi & Limousine Commission has envisioned
putting on the streets a vehicle that would accommodate travel of the
future and at the same time improve on its outside environment. The sum
of all ideas — from taxi owners, drivers, passengers and residents —
produced the NV200, which is built on Nissan LEAF™ technology.
The recent death of Steve Jobs, the tycoon behind Apple computers, has
people wondering what the future of the company will look like. Today, Tim Cook is the CEO of Apple and on Oct. 4 the company released
its latest addition to Apple’s catalog: the iPhone 4S. Critics who were
expecting the iPhone 5 to be released instead gave the product mixed
Logging-on isn’t as safe as it used to be. In fact, in 2006, the
Internet Crime Complaint Center received and processed over 200,000
complaints; the total alleged dollar losses were more than $194
million. So how can you protect yourself when you are on the Internet?