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In 2010, while freelancing at a brownstone in Harlem, I wrote an article titled “Where’s the Black Liz Lemon?” which touched on the lack of complex black female characters in the media. A few days after posting the article, I received a note from a woman named Issa, thanking me and saying that the article …

Almost every business offers a website, web application, or mobile app that allows customers to interact with the business, make purchases, and consume content. Increasingly, all of these communication channels are dominated by video. Video is more engaging than text content and leads to higher conversion rates and revenue. For companies in the media industry …

Two more businesses – Heaven’s Table BBQ and Lola’s Empanadas – have been added to the list of tenants settling in Makers Row, a food and drink-based development being built in the Six Points neighborhood in West Allis. Heaven’s Table, which recently moved from Crossroads Collective to 5507 W. North Ave., offers a variety of …

Americans shouldn’t have to leave their hometown to seek opportunity or create wealth. But our modern digital economy has concentrated its dynamism in a handful of mostly coastal cities, including San Francisco, Seattle, New York, Boston and Austin. When these towns prosper, towns like Youngstown, Ohio, or Beckley, West Virginia, don’t share in the profits. …

The Prosonic Flow W 400 brings modern technology from the Proline device series from Endress+Hauser to clamp-on ultrasonic flowmeters. The W 400 clamp-on and I 400 insertion units offer complete process monitoring with long-term cost-effectiveness and extensive diagnostics. These sensors combine with Endress+Hauser’s Proline 400 transmitter to provide a complete flow measurement solution. Image credit: …

Wednesday’s planning commission meeting will take place at the Wildey Theater instead of City Hall. The meeting starts at 7 p.m. File photo of the Intelligent EDWARDSVILLE — City officials have moved Wednesday’s plan commission meeting from City Hall to the Wildey Theater, expecting a host of neighbors seeking comment on the two Planned Unit …

The second day of the Davos Agenda 2022 heard from the Prime Ministers of Israel and Japan. It also offers sessions on the global social contract and COVID-19 vaccines. Here are just three key talking points from today. Today at The Davos Agenda we heard Naftali Bennett, Prime Minister of Israel and Kishida Fumio, Prime …

Malicious malware masquerading as ransomware was discovered on several computer systems in Ukraine following a hacking attack on Friday that targeted more than 70 government websites. Hackers exploited a known vulnerability in a content management system used by government agencies and other organizations to deface websites with threatening messages written in Ukrainian, Polish and Russian. …

The 2021 growth figure is roughly in line with expectations set by many economists. And it exceeds the Chinese government’s target last year for its economy to grow by at least 6%. But GDP grew just 4% in the final quarter of the year from a year earlier, according to government figures released on Monday, …

Ten days after ambushing UNC, the Wolfpack Women were busy giving Duke the same treatment. NC State scored the first six points of the game this afternoon, took a 10-point lead in the second quarter and led by 20 points at halftime. The Blue Devils barely had time to warm up before playing deep behind, …