Diversity

Intel Invests $300 Million to Improve Its Workplace Diversity

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Intel has joined the chorus of corporate giants publicly acknowledging that women and minorities are underrepresented in the tech world. This week, the chip maker said it will invest $300 million to encourage more diversity inside its organization, while announcing … Continue reading

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Minority T.V. Ownership in The U.S. Still Lags

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FCC Corrects Minority Ownership Figure The FCC has corrected a blog posting by FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler that had asserted there was “not a single minority-owned TV station in the country.” Wheeler has pointed to the lack of minority ownership as one … Continue reading

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Why a Comcast merger could be good for TWC customers

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Interesting take on Comcast’s proposed acquisition of Time Warner Cable.  How can one of the biggest mergers in the cable market ever be a good thing for consumers? CNET’s Marguerite Reardon explains. As reported on CNET: Time Warner Cable CEO … Continue reading

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Verizon Illustrates Commitment to Diversity in Sale of $500 Million in Retail Notes

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Verizon recently announced its sale of $500 million of retail notes. This sale – designed to permit individual investors the opportunity to easily and affordably purchase Verizon debt – offers a significant opportunity for minority participation in corporate finance.  According to … Continue reading

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BBSJ: How Minority Entrepreneurs Can Stimulate Broadband Adoption

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Broadband and Social Justice recently featured on their website an article regarding the topic of minority entrepreneurship in the broadband technology industry. The article, written by Joycelyn F. James, a graduate of the Institute for Communications Law Studies at the … Continue reading

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