Latam http://wlrn.org en How Miami Is Filling The High-Tech Void In Latin America http://wlrn.org/post/how-miami-filling-high-tech-void-latin-america <p><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial; color:#222222">I’ve just arrived at the offices of YellowPepper, a software and tech services company headquartered in Aventura. Waiting for me is Alexander Sjogren, YellowPepper’s chief product developer – and he’s holding an ax that’s big and sharp enough to kill me.<o:p></o:p></span></p> Wed, 11 Sep 2013 15:24:08 +0000 Tim Padgett 20382 at http://wlrn.org How Miami Is Filling The High-Tech Void In Latin America Why China Is Behind Fresh U.S. Moves In Latin America http://wlrn.org/post/why-china-behind-fresh-us-moves-latin-america <p></p><p></p><p><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: Helvetica; letter-spacing: 0px; line-height: normal; ">U.S. Vice President Joe Biden will visit Colombia, Brazil, Trinidad and Tobago next week. President Obama already swung through Mexico and Costa Rica this month and next month Obama will host the presidents of Chile and Peru at the White House.</span></p> Mon, 27 May 2013 12:20:38 +0000 Tim Padgett 14717 at http://wlrn.org Why China Is Behind Fresh U.S. Moves In Latin America Stadium Issues Dog Brazil Ahead Of 2014 World Cup http://wlrn.org/post/stadium-issues-dog-brazil-ahead-2014-world-cup Soccer isn't just a sport in Brazil, it's a religion, and the main temple is the Maracana in Rio de Janeiro.<p>The venue is not only the biggest stadium in Brazil but the biggest in South America. Over the weekend, the newly renovated complex reopened to great fanfare, with stirring musical numbers, a light show and dignitaries including Brazil's president.<p>The headlines in the local media, however, focused not on the fanfare but on the many problems, from flooding in the VIP area to malfunctioning seats and turnstiles. Tue, 30 Apr 2013 14:32:50 +0000 Lourdes Garcia-Navarro 13236 at http://wlrn.org Stadium Issues Dog Brazil Ahead Of 2014 World Cup