Move Over, Bedtime Story – Make Room for Bedtime Math

This free app adds math and number sense to the traditional nighttime ritual

Summer is traditionally a time of summer reading lists—but have you ever heard of a…

By Robin White Goode

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Chase Jarvis, Bo Ghirardelli, Sir Richard Branson, Luvvie Ajayi, Jamie Siminoff (Image: Facebook/Virgin Mobile USA)

Sir Richard Branson Unveils Virgin Mobile’s New Apple Partnership

"We love disrupting industries," said Branson

In addition to that, by joining the Inner Circle you have opportunities to get a…

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Beyonce and Jay-Z are new parents to twins

Nurse Alice Breaks Down the Medicine: Bey and Jay-Z’s Twins Still Hospitalized

Signs point to a premature birth and they are reportedly being treated for jaundice

 
More than a week after reportedly being born on June 12th, Beyoncé and Jay-Z’s twins remain at UCLA…

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Form

Tristan Walker Launches New Hair Line for Women of Color

Walker & Co.'s new Form Collection taps into the multibillion-dollar black hair industry

Following the success of Bevel, an innovative shaving solution for men that eliminates razor bumps,…

By Selena Hill

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men healthy

5 Ways to Help Keep Our Men Healthy

These suggestions will keep our husbands, brothers, uncles, sons, and ourselves healthy

Men’s health is everyone’s business. Whether it’s for yourself as a man, or you have…

By Selena Hill

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Designs from Africa

Afrikrea Let’s You Shop for Exclusive Fashion From Africa

Walk around sporting a piece of the motherland

What a gem to find out that we can access African trends internationally with very…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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Google

Ne-Yo Discusses the Fine Line Between Tech and Entertainment

Sponsored by Google, this ABFF panel focused on how the tech industry can better reach and appeal to minority youth, among other things

Google sponsored a panel discussion at the 2017 American Black Film Festival (ABFF) that addressed…

By Selena Hill

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Apply Today! HBCU@SXSW18 Is Accepting Applications Now

Opportunity Ecosystem provides early exposure to wealth-building possibilities in tech

HBCU@SXSW 2018 has officially opened its call for student applications and corporate partnerships, so don’t…

By Robin White Goode

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Dr. Dre Invests $10 Million in Compton Students’ Future

The music mogul gives back to pay it forward

Although at least one online reader complained that the artist isn’t underwriting the building of…

By Robin White Goode

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Salli Richardson

Salli Richardson-Whitfield Talks Moving From Acting to the Director’s Chair

5 takeaways from the actor-turned-director on a successful career transition

‘Forget everything you’ve heard about Black women not getting along and supporting each other,’ Salli…

By Mia N. Hall

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Ruth Simmons

Ruth Simmons Named Interim President of Prairie View A&M University

Former president of Brown and Smith to lead Texas HBCU

Ruth Simmons, Ph.D., former president of Brown University and Smith College, an elite women’s college,…

By Robin White Goode

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Wonderschool Raises $2 Million to Help Educators Provide Quality Preschool

Digital platform raised $2 million in funding to expand to 15 new cities

Now Wonderschool has raised $2 million in funding which it will use to expand to…

By Robin White Goode

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The Profit

Husband-and-Wife Beauty Business to be Featured on CNBC’s ‘The Profit’

Will small biz expert Marcus Lemonis be able to save this family-owned haircare company from drowning in debt?

In Tuesday’s episode of The Profit, TV host Marcus Lemonis pays a visit to Greensboro,…

By Selena Hill

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The Test You Don’t Know About that Could Make a Big Difference in Your Child’s Future

Students do worse in this ‘subject’ than they do in math

When my children and I were selecting colleges, we didn’t consider a school’s ability to…

By Robin White Goode

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Serena Williams Invests in Superfood Startup Daily Harvest

The tennis champ's latest investment is in a startup that aims to make healthy eating more convenient

For Serena Williams, boss moves are habitual, both on and off the tennis court.Williams—along with Gwyneth…

By Kandia Johnson

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Tech Tips

David Banner and Aspire TV Executive Offer 5 Tech Tips to Help Your Business Grow

Dre Barnes and David Banner discussed the integration of technology and the business of entertainment at the 2017 American Black Film Festival

Dre Barnes and David Banner talked about the integration of technology in the business of…

By Selena Hill

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Amazon’s Takeover of Whole Foods and the Implications for Black America’s Health

Amazon's inevitable supermarket disruption can help people in inner-cities and rural areas

How this purchase can be a game-changer for communities of color making high-quality, fresh food…

By Samara Lynn

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Court Buddy User Interface

The New Affordable Way to Access Legal Services

Court Buddy, is a lawyer-on-demand platform allowing you to access legal services à la carte

Having an attorney is crucial, but who can afford high-priced legal fees? Black Enterprise caught up with James…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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Juneteenth

Freedom vs. Emancipation: The Celebration of Juneteenth

Although slaves were legally emancipated in 1863, many were not told that they were free until June 19, 1865

In 1866, freedman organized the first June 19, or Juneteenth, celebrations. Today, it is observed…

By Selena Hill

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Alton Glass Debuts New Virtual Reality Film at American Black Film Festival (ABFF)

Alton Glass premiered his new VR/360 film 'A Little Love' at this year's ABFF, which is among the first virtual reality films to ever feature people of color

After making history at the 2014 American Black Film Festival (ABFF), the filmmaker returned to…

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