Ada Monzón is 2018 National Weatherperson of the Year

POSTED ON Feb 02, 2018

Ada Monzón followed Hurricane Irma as it passed through the Caribbean and then helped Puerto Rico prepare for Hurricane Maria—one of the deadliest and costliest natural disasters on record. Ada is Chief Meteorologist at WIPR-TV, Noticias 24/7, and Univision R

“Despacito” – Most Recognized Digital Publication

POSTED ON Jan 29, 2018

Luis Fonsi and his "Despacito" have revolutionized music. Here are some achievements compiled by Universal Musica dot com After the nomination of "Despacito"in the 60th annual Grammy Awards in three categories: "Recording of the Year", "Song of the Year" and "Be

Apple plans to accelerate job creation with $350 Billion

POSTED ON Jan 17, 2018

Apple announced today that the technology company plans to accelerate job creation with a $350 Billion contribution to the US economy over the next five years. “Apple is a success story that could only have happened in America, and we are proud to build on our l

CES 2018: What Everyone is Talking About

POSTED ON Jan 16, 2018

GovernmentCIO Magazine put together a list of "the coolest, futuristic or craziest tech" at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas last week. Hispanic Engineer took a second look at some of the smart assistants, autonomous vehicles, virtual reality, wearables

Puerto Rico Students to Speak with NASA Astronaut on Space Station

POSTED ON Jan 12, 2018

Several hundred students from 30 schools across Puerto Rico will speak with NASA astronaut Joe Acaba aboard the International Space Station at 11:15 a.m. EST Friday, Jan. 12. The 20-minute, Earth-to-space call will air live on NASA Television and the agency’s

AI, Sports Tech, and Digital Money to make headlines at CES

POSTED ON Jan 08, 2018

CES will run January 9-12, 2018, in Las Vegas, NV. Some of the life-changing products and services in the show this year include sports, artificial intelligence, and digital money technology.  “CES 2018 has more new dedicated technology areas than I can ever re

Hispanic Heritage aims to drive Latinos in the digital era program

POSTED ON Dec 28, 2017

Hispanic Heritage Foundation's Innovation & Technology Manager Alberto Avalos sat down with Telemundo in Los Angeles for a segment on Latinos in the digital era, reports HHF media.  Alberto manages HHF’s Code as a Second Language initiative that introduce

United Data Technologies makes STEM dreams come true

POSTED ON Dec 21, 2017

In celebration of Computer Science Education Week, United Data Technologies partnered with the Tampa Bay STEM Ecosystem, Larry Plank, executive director of STEM, Hillsborough County Public Schools, and the Museum of Science and Industry (MOSI) in Tampa for a series

Latino Digital Media Company mitú Announces New Developments

POSTED ON Dec 14, 2017

Herb Scannell, the new CEO of mitú, a digital media brand for Latino millennials, has announced a development, production, and talent team to be led by creative executive David Ortiz. Ortiz will report to Beatriz Acevedo, mitú's President, and co-founder. As h

Hispanics are leading digital consumers in the U.S.

POSTED ON Dec 06, 2017

More than 80 percent of smartphone owners go online using their phone, rather than with a computer. According to a Total Audience Report from Nielsen, who study consumers in more than 100 countries, Hispanics are mostly on their phones for app, audio, video and

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