By Gina Ruiz
I’ve been testing out the new Samsung Galaxy Note 3 and Galaxy Gear for about two weeks now and am still learning new things about it every day.
If you haven’t seen the commercials, the Galaxy Gear is a bluetooth enabled watch that works exclusively with the… more
Maya Murillo is a blogger and musician in Arizona who has taken to social media, 6-second video social network Vine in particular, and nurtured an audience. She’s just just over 1,000 followers on Facebook and Twitter, but about 2,500 subscribers on YouTube, 4,500 on Instagram and almost 54,000 on Vine.… more
Up to 70% of teens from 12-17 years old seek out advice about online privacy, according to a study from the Pew Internet Center. They tend to be equally split among asking either their peers or their parents — which could pose a problem for Latinos, whose peers, and parents,… more
Everybody in the U.S. seems to be wired to the Internet, so it’s often easy for people to forget that the rest of the world isn’t as jacked in to the system as we are. Data taken from Frontera NorteSur ‘s article last month about Internet trends in Mexico, however,… more
A new report from The Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project breaks down the demographics of social network users. Interestingly, for all social networks but Pinterest (Facebook data on race was not available), Latinos and blacks over-indexed as social network users.
On Twitter the breakdown was:
14% White… more
Immigration and tech may not seem to be intricately linked on the surface, but the current immigration reform debate in Congress and some recent data show otherwise. States where immigrants are concentrated have strong, and growing, tech sectors, and thus would likely benefit greatly from immigration reform.
California and Texas… more
We created Más Wired to show the incredible contributions Latinos are making in the digital space. As the largest growing demographic in the U.S., Latinos are more than just a market and are making important contributions in technology.
Have something to say? Send us news, tips y todos.
The Carlos Guerra Memorial Scholarship at Texas A&M University – Kingsville was awarded to 8 students this year, each in the amount of $500. Guerra was a longtime activist,… more
Latino teens, whose Internet access is sometimes difficult, are more likely to ask others about online privacy, but less likely to ask their parents, according to a report.
Students in Latin America and Asia may not be able to afford a higher education on their own, but microloan service Vittana allows you to lend a hand to achieve their educational goals.
DIY Girls is a non-profit aiming to help young Latinas become fascinated with engineering at an early age and encourage them to pursue careers in STEM.
Researchers have looked at 1.5 million tweets from Brazil during the recent protests there to analyze how Twitter was used in social protest.
If you haven’t seen the commercials, the Galaxy Gear is a bluetooth-enabled watch that works exclusively with the Galaxy Note 3 tablet. Our reviewer had great things to say about both products.
Feel free to republish our content, provided you follow these guidelines.