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Uribe Declares New Day for Nearshore at Nexus

Uribe Declares New Day for Nearshore at Nexus

Kirk Laughlin, CEO of Nearshore Americas, kicked off today’s Nearshore Nexus Conference at the Crowne Plaza in New York City by stating nearshore outsourcing has gone from “novel to mainstream.” Laughlin promised that conference speakers would illustrate how outsourcing destinations ...

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Telefonica’s Wayra and MIT Sign Global Partnership

Source: The Next Web Telefonica‘s startup accelerator Wayra and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) signed a global partnership, the two entities announced. The agreement was signed during the launch of Mexico’s Wayra Academy. As we reported, Wayra is an ...

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Latin American Social Democracy Did Not End History

Source: Al Jazeera I just returned from the sixth International Forum of Philosophy in Maracaibo, Venezuela, where philosophers from four continents were invited to discuss “State, Revolution and the Construction of Hegemony”. The event was inaugurated by the vice-presidents of ...

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Latin America’s Social Media Adoption Soars

Latin America’s Social Media Adoption Soars

Argentina ranks third in the world in social media usage By Dan Berthiaume While Latin America does not yet represent the same type of social networking market as North America, Europe, or the Asia-Pacific region, social networking is rapidly changing ...

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Colombia’s President Santos Wields Regional Influence

Source: Washington Post PAIPA, Colombia – Juan Manuel Santos is burdened by thorny challenges aplenty as he marks a year in office: sophisticated drug traffickers, criminal gangs marauding in the provinces, hit-and-run attacks by Latin America’s last rebel army. What ...

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Q/A: Argentina Tech’s Biggest Believer

Q/A: Argentina Tech’s Biggest Believer

By Patrick Haller Argentina’s tech sector is thriving, despite a less than stellar level of public sector stimulus. One of the most dynamic and tireless believers in Argentina’s potential is Vanessa Kolodziej – CEO of BA Accelerator, and a co-founder ...

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Chavez Outsources Chemo Treatment to Cuba

Source: Voice of America Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez arrived in Cuba late Saturday to begin chemotherapy, after undergoing surgery last month to remove a cancerous tumor. Before boarding his plane in Caracas, Chavez said he was going away for a ...

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Cuba Would Hurt If Venezuela’s Chavez Is Replaced

Source: Miami Herald Cuba would plunge swiftly into chaos if Venezuela’s ailing President Hugo Chávez is replaced by someone less willing to subsidize Havana to the tune of $3.5 billion this year, analysts say. Havana already is divided between older ...

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