Tech breakthroughs take a backseat in upcoming Apple iPhone launch | Reuters
Technology News | Thu Feb 23, 2017 | 6:55am EST Tech breakthroughs take a backseat in upcoming Apple iPhone launch By Stephen Nellis | SAN FRANCISCO
SAN FRANCISCO When Apple Inc (AAPL.O) launches its much-anticipated 10th anniversary iPhone this fall, it will offer an unwitting lesson in how much the smartphone industry it pioneered has matured.
The new iPhone is expected to include new features such as high-resolution displays, wireless charging and 3-D sensors. Rather than representing major breakthroughs, however, most of the innovations [...]
Apple’s Base Model ‘iPhone X’ Will Feature 64 GB of Storage, iPhone 7s to Retain 32 GB
By Troy Thompson Posted on Feb 22, 2017
Apple has a penchant for hitting its customers where it often hurts the most — right smack dab in their wallets, especially when it comes to upgrading our iPhones and iPads to a higher storage capacity. In fact, up until the release of [...]
Erykah Badu will be the woman of the hour when Essence honors the four-time Grammy Award winner at its eighth annual Black Women in Music celebration. The magazine’s invite-only gala will take place Feb. 9 in Los Angeles.
The Grammy Week event, presented in collaboration with The Recording Academy, will also salute the nominees for the 59th annual Grammy Awards airing on Feb. 12. As part of the Black Women in Music festivities, Roc Nation-managed Nigerian artist Tiwa Savage will perform.READ MORE Queen Latifah, Andra Day, Jazmine Sullivan And More Celebrate Essence Black Women In Music
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The statistics are clear: There is a stark shortage of women in leadership roles at top technology companies in Silicon Valley and beyond. When it comes to addressing the lack of black women in managerial or senior roles within the industry, the numbers are grim.
Despite their gross underrepresentation, several black women are paving pathways for innovation and increased diversity at their respective companies. [...]