Thursday, April 15, 2021
Aventiv Technologies

Jesse Jackson’s son to help deal with high cost of prison phone calls

BY HAZEL TRICE EDNEY TRICE EDNEY NEWS WIRE Attorney and entrepreneur Yusef Jackson is joining the executive team at Aventiv Technologies, a company that provides telephone...

Floridian Rick Ross links up with docs

Instant healthcare launches in Florida SPECIAL TO THE FLORIDA COURIER Jetdoc, a digital healthcare platform that connects people with a licensed healthcare professional in minutes, announced...

SpaceX, NASA launch 4 astronauts from Kennedy Space Center

BY CAROLINE GLENN AND TREVOR FRASER ORLANDO SENTINEL/TNS SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket launched right on time at 7:27 p.m. Sunday on a historic mission with American astronauts Mike Hopkins, Victor Glover and Shannon...

Video game prices going up for first time in 15 years

BY OLGA KHARIF AND TAKASHI MOCHIZUKI BLOOMBERG NEWS/TNS The $60 video game dates back to at least the 1990s. Rarely has a game exceeded that price...

How to spot fake social media accounts and internet trolls

BY SUHAUNA HUSSAIN LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS In June, the hashtag #DCblackout erupted on Twitter. A series of tweets claimed authorities had blocked protesters from communicating on...

Florida is part of antitrust lawsuit against Google

NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA Florida was one of 11 states that joined the U.S. Department of Justice in filing a major antitrust lawsuit Oct. 20...

Black woman to join International Space Station crew

BY MURI ASSUNCAO NEW YORK DAILY NEWS/TNS Astronaut Jeanette Epps is getting ready to shatter a long-standing glass ceiling on her way to the International Space...

THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE EQUALIZER: PART 1-THE REVOLUTIONARY

A slap in the face in third grade launched Alvin Wellington Barlow on a successful legal career. His current goal: Transforming Florida’s criminal justice...

Facial recognition for Global Entry gaining popularity

BY RICH THOMASELLI TRAVELPULSE/TNS Global Entry has slowly but surely been getting a technological upgrade that is making the popular travel program even quicker to...

SpaceX launches 60 more Internet satellites

One carried an experimental coating to dim spacecraft BY CHABELI HERRERA ORLANDO SENTINEL/TNS