Why Millennials Are Shifting From the Traditional Workspace

Technology is making the traditional full-time office space unnecessary. With all telecommuting and cloud data options available, it’s easy to understand why the newest generation to enter the workforce is putting a new spin on getting work done. You could probably argue that such a change to the way people do their jobs hasn’t changed this much since the industrial era.… Read more...

Online Holiday Shopping 2015 – Is That Website Trustworthy

African-Americans all over the county are about to dive into the holiday  season to exercise close to a trillion dollars in buying power.  And you can bet a lot of that money will be spent online this season. So the question black people should be asking is; Is that website trustworthy?Read more...

Online Holiday Shopping 2015 – The Death of Black Friday

Everyone has a story about Black Friday. Sometimes its about a great deal on a flat screen TV or a horror story about the ugly crowds and inhuman behavior. Thankfully Black Friday is dead.

More and more online retailers are offering Black Friday deals throughout the holiday season. Read more...

How Safe is that ATM?

Remember the good ol’ days when ATM security meant making sure you didn’t get mugged. Well those days aren’t exactly gone. You still have to be careful. But the crooks are now using card skimmers, fake keypads and other devices to rob you.… Read more...

National Cyber Security Awareness Month – Ransomware

Cyber Security Awareness MonthOctober is National Cyber Security Awareness Month. The African-American Cyber Report and Global Social Media News are dedicated to bringing the latest most relevant cyber security news and information to black people.

Cyber security has become the single most urgent topic of our age. … Read more...

A Cruise Can Be Fun and Affordable But Here Are Tips to Stay Healthy and Safe

It’s the start of fall which means winter weather isn’t too far behind. And after the second or third snow storm we’ll all be thinking of heading someplace warm and tropical. How about taking a cruise to get there? The cruise ship industry is a multi-billion dollars a year business.Read more...

Nielsen: African-Americans- Are Increasingly Affluent, Educated and Diverse

 

African-American consumers are making gains and upending outdated stereotypes on multiple fronts—from education and income to social media and civic engagement—with affluence, influence and cultural diversity all on the rise. Nielsen’s recent report, Increasingly Affluent, Educated and Diverse: African-American Consumers –The Untold Story, explores the consumption habits of higher-income African-Americans—those with a household income of $75,000 or more.… Read more...