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American Inventor Telecommunication Founder Software Engineer

Freddie Figgers is a computer programmer, inventor, and an African American Entrepreneur.

He is the founder of Figgers Communication and has four patents in his name.
Figgers lives in Coral Gates but was born in Quincy, Florida on September 26, 1989.  Freddie as a newborn was left at the dumpster by his mother. Nathan and Betty Figgers then adopted him.To help his father with the Alziemers disease, Freddie built a shoe with a GPS tracker with two-way communication. When he was 15 years old, Freddie started a cloud computing services company.  At the age of 16 years, Freddie started Figgers Communication.  By the time Freddie was 24, he had 80 custom software programs built, designed and executed.

Freddie has four patents, including the Figgers F1 Phone. Figgers also has a license spectrum band from FCC. Figgers is involved in his Florida community by sponsoring youth programs, paying senior citizens bills and helping to bail for homes in foreclosure, as well as offering college scholarships to area high school seniors.

www.figgersinc.com

www.figgers.com

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The time it takes to send a resume off and get moved to the spam box 100 times a day, you can keep that same energy and write a business plan to invest into your future. Here are a few simple ideas you can start today with minimum investment.
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– The U.S. video game industry generated a record $43.4 billion in revenue in 2018, up 18 percent from 2017, according to new data released today by the Entertainment Software Association (ESA) and The NPD Group.

“2018 was another record setting year for the U.S. video game industry as consumer spending jumped 18 percent to over $43 billion. Whether it was playing on the go on a mobile device or at home on a PC or console, consumers of all ages and interests found compelling content that delighted in 2018,” said Mat Piscatella, video games industry analyst, The NPD Group. “Console, PC, and mobile platforms all saw significant growth, while developing portions of the market like subscription and streaming services gave us a peek into a future full of possibilities for the industry and gamers.”

Both hardware revenue, which includes peripherals, and software revenue across all platforms (console, PC, portable, and mobile), from physical and digital sales, including in-game purchases and subscriptions, experienced record growth in 2018.

U.S. Video Game Industry Revenue20182017Growth Percentage
Hardware, including peripherals$7.5 billion$6.5 billion15%
Software, including in-game purchases and subscriptions$35.8 billion$30.4 billion18%
Total:$43.4 billion$36.9 billion18%

Source: The NPD Group, Sensor Tower

There are 150 million Americans who play video games, making the U.S. video game industry one of the nation’s fastest growing economic sectors. The industry provides more than 220,000 jobs in communities across all 50 states, and more than 500 colleges and universities across 46 states offer programs or degrees related to video games.

Mobile spend data, which includes paid downloads and in-game purchases for mobile and tablet devices through Apple’s App Store and Google Play, was collected from Sensor Tower.

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