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Words like “coding” and acronyms like STEM may not be the sexiest uses of language being thrown around the internet, but without them, there is no internet. Corporations and small businesses find themselves in the throes of a technological revolution that will essentially change the economic base of this world. The digital space is growing consistently.…

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Rolling out addressed the myth of the digital divide with the aid of Swan Simpson, founder and CEO of Black Moguls Magazine and Swan Simpson Media Group, in a workshop led by the media maven on Friday, Sept. 22 at the inaugural RIDE Conference in Atlanta. A digital divide is an economic and social inequality with…

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Bret Perkins, the vice president of external and government affairs for Comcast Corporation, works with national advocacy agencies that shape public policy, communication and technology. He is currently working with Comcast on Internet Essentials, a campaign designed to expose more minority and low-income residents to the Internet through special program offerings. Perkins sat down with…

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Despite the wide proliferation of smartphones throughout the urban community — coupled with an inordinate number of minorities engaging in a plethora of social media platforms — a socioeconomic dilemma of considerable proportions is developing and expanding that has dire future consequences: the Great Digital Divide. Comcast Corporation launched a multi-pronged campaign to reverse this…

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