Summer is the busiest time of year for travel and many people – whether going abroad for business or pleasure – need advice about foreign currency.
Even seasoned travelers can’t anticipate every financial need, so it’s important to consider all your options and select a combination of financial products for your trip abroad. These include foreign currency, traveler’s checks and credit/ATM debit cards. It’s generally a good idea to carry at least two of these.
The announcement was made during a panel discussion at South-by-South West in Austin. Search Engine Roundtable quotes Google engineer Matt Cutts as saying…
“…we are trying to level the playing field a bit for all those people doing, for lack of better words, ‘Overly SEOing’ versus those making great content and great sites. We are trying to make Googlebots smarter.”
I spent the first five years of my life unaware that my bedroom had what we used to proudly call in the ’80s a “popcorn ceiling” — a plaster spray treatment that could be quickly applied and hide all those cracks and blemishes.
When I was five I got my first pair of glasses and discovered that I’d been playing under a stippled canopy all those years. I remember the slightly unnerving yet magical feeling of lying on my bed looking up at the ceiling that had previously been a blur of white.
Anthony Castoro started his first gaming company in 1993 while studying molecular biology at the University of Texas. That venture didn’t last, and while he went on to do award-winning work with major industry players, the desire to strike out on his own persisted. In 2007 Castoro co-founded Heatwave Interactive with Donn McClendon. As CEO he oversees the development of a portfolio with film and music industry credentials. Samuel L. Jackson lent his voice to iSamJackson, an app capitalizing on the beauty of a few choice words. With Platinum Life, members can experience the false starts and glory of fame by playing the part of their favorite recording artists. Initially released with a hip hop and R&B catalogue, a country music version with MTV backing has recently gone live on Facebook.
Having caught herself complaining about diversity in gaming, Jacqueline Beauchamp realized that she had to be the change she wanted to see. Three colleagues – all HBCU alum – caught her vision and in 2004 they got to work. It took five years but when Nerjyzed Entertainment launched ‘The Black College Football Experience: The Doug Williams Edition’, they were not only fulfilling a dream, but breaking new ground. Never before had a black-owned company brought a game for a high-end console to market. Today it’s carried by Walmart, Game Stop and Amazon.