Fredara Mareva lives in Brooklyn, but also lives somewhere between balancing serious academic inquiry and entrepreneurial enterprise. Her love of music is so strong that it survived the relentless toil of graduate work in ethnomusicology at Indiana University. Musical passion in tact, Fredara spends her play time, intensely watching football, incessantly noshing, and dancing.
SXSW Interactive 2012: The Triumph of Unmediated Interaction | 12 Mar 2012 // 11:20 PM
Perhaps the best summation of the role of people and technology came from someone I overheard: “You should use the internet to get off the internet." That same thought applies to all of technology. We use our gadgets and apps to help us make decisions about our unmediated, not just our virtual presences.
This Is Hip Hop: Summerstage 2013 Series - New York (Photos) | 12 Sep 2013 // 4:00 AM
One of the best things about New York City is its annual SummerStage series.
SXSW Interactive: Blacks in Technology: Blazing a Path | 14 Mar 2012 // 11:59 PM
If Silicon Valley is to be “the new promised land” for African Americans it will be because these tech entrepreneurs continue to build on their success and because venture capitalists understand the importance of having all the brilliant ideas available (regardless of from where they come) represented in the marketplace.