Manos Accelerator, which works with Latino entrepreneurs, has announced its third class of startups. Five companies were selected from 73 applications. The final class includes one company from Argentina, and the rest are from the U.S. The startups are:
Dream Tuner: Miami, Florida – A platform dedicated to helping independent… more
Crewbid is a company co-founded by friends Brian Blanco, a event promoter and Texas State University student, and Miguel Treviño. The two wanted to wanted to make it easier for people to organize social and corporate events. We spoke to Miguel recently and this is what he told us about… more
EveryoneOn is a non-profit organization that works to provide “high-speed, low-cost Internet service and computers, and free digital literacy courses accessible to all unconnected Americans.” We had the opportunity to chat with Regional Manager Norma Fernandez about EveryoneOn and their work.
“The U.S. Census reports that 26.6% of households lack… more
I’m on week five of Sabio’s .Net developer training program and while I am beginning to understand a lot about the Internet — I still have a ways to go.
I do know enough, though, to be sure that you, dear reader, could probably also learn to code if you… more
Recently I was chatting with someone about my experience learning to code and they asked me a point-blank question I think lots of us often wonder but never say out loud: “Is it hard?”
I thought it was a good question, because I think we often make the assumption that… more
After two weeks of in-class prep, and months of pre-work, the start of my Sabio web developer training is this week. While I am nervous, I’m more excited, and in conversations with my fellow Sabio Fellows and professional developer friends, there are a few key things that you should keep… 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.
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Olenka and Adam Polak grew up in a Polish-speaking household in Greenwich, Connecticut didn’t set out to be entrepreneurs. But an unpleasant moviegoing experience with their… more
Heavy Heavy is a diverse, minority-owned studio that understands the commitment and risk it takes to become an entrepreneur, and what startups can do for the community.
EveryoneOn works from Los Angeles to Washington, D.C. towards making low-cost Internet available to diverse communities.
Technology is taking the center stage at the National Council of La Raza's annual conference this year. NCLR has created an entire STEM track that is set to include a keynote from Facebook’s COO Sheryl Sandberg, a panel with Twitter and Google experts and a "Shark Tank" pitch session.
Manos Accelerator promotes Latino startups by providing mentorship and early-stage capital.
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