Tuesday, July 30, 2013

The Apps Big Bang: The Expanding Universe of App Development; Tips for Tech Entrepreneurs

July 30, 2013

Tweet Earlier this month, the scientific community celebrated the 43rd anniversary of the first walk on the moon.  When you consider that the average smartphone has more processing power than the computer on the lunar module, it’s easy to see how advanced our technology has become.  Along with those advancements come new ways to interact […]

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Closing the Wealth Gap Requires Collaborative Efforts

July 30, 2013

Tweet A systemic and persistent racial wealth gap plagues the nation.  The statistics surrounding the gap, as discussed during a recent “Wealth Gap Roundtable” at MMTC’s 11th Annual Access to Capital and Telecom Policy Conference, were chilling, even as experts proposed possible solutions. “It’s stark when you have white families holding wealth on average twenty […]

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Case Studies in Successful Minority Entrepreneurship: A Modern Tutorial for the New Age Entrepreneur

July 30, 2013

Tweet How do you capture the attention of busy entrepreneurs, harried policy professionals, and a group of cynical telecom lawyers to advance diverse entrepreneurship in the modern communications era?  Put together a dynamic panel of successful diverse entrepreneurs. On July 10th, a rapt audience toasted the success of the lively group of entrepreneurs during an […]

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STEM4US! to Hold Broadband, Privacy, and Telecommunications Policy Power Lunch This Week

July 30, 2013

Tweet Tomorrow, July 31, STEM4US! will host a lunchtime discussion on Capitol Hill to explore efforts to spur innovation through increasing access of youth and their parents to broadband and other telecommunications services. Issues to be discussed include: (1) public and private support for a 5 GHz universal free broadband network, (2) lifeline telephone service, […]

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