Mexico is increasingly being recognized as a tech hub for nearshore activities, but its own use of technology in industry is not on par with the developed world, according to Andy Kieffer, Founder of Agave Lab Ventures. Kieffer talks to Nearshore Cafe about Mexico's tech start-up economy, the promise of disruption, and the challenges facing the IT industry.
Tech start-ups, contact center providers and software development companies are rapidly realizing the value of Baja-Southern California collaborations as the Mega region cements its place as a bi-national tech hub.
Latin America has the highest murder rate in the world, and while some don't believe this deters companies from operating in the region, others say "it is holding back the industry.” Nearshore Americas examines the impact of perceptions of violence for Latin America.
Interest in Finance and Accounting Outsourcing is growing and countries around Latin America are looking to grab a piece of the pie. This interactive looks at how the ranked universities compare in terms of finance and accounting as well as detailing government and private initiatives.
Latin America's academic institutions need to train more workers, and Nearshore Americas looks at some of the key underlying educational data that shows which leading nations are making the most progress.
Navigating the different tax incentives offered by Latin American countries hoping to woo foreign countries to their shores can be a difficult thing. This interactive explores some of the incentives offered by certain Latin American and Caribbean countries.
iTexico is pitching to the enterprise market with its wearable app development. Its recent enterprise project for a mid market client brought time-tracking functionality to employees' wearable devices and taught the Austin, Texas headquartered developer valuable lessons about wearables for this market.