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Actor and Comedian Mike Epps to Host 2016 ABFF Honors

Annual awards gala salutes excellence in film and television

Actor and comedian Mike Epps will host the 2016 ABFF Honors in February. The annual…

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[Women of Power] 10 Black ‘Women of Power’ in Tech

Redefining what it means to be a boss in a male-dominated industry

The women featured have not only made strides in their respective technological ventures, but have…

By Safon Floyd

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[TechConneXt Summit] Hackathon Recap

And the winner is ...

Part of Black Enterprise’s TechConneXt event in Silicon Valley included a hackathon. A portmanteau of…

By Samara Lynn

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[TechConneXt Summit] Hacking Silicon Valley’s Diversity Problem

How the tech hub can recruit and hire more people of color

The Diversity in Silicon Valley panel at the TechConnext Summit discussed actionable steps to identify…

By Robin White Goode

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[TechConneXt Summit] Young Guru Speaks of Tech as a Disruptive and Creative Force

Touts the need for training, reading, and exposure

Young Guru, recently recognized in the Wall Street Journal as “the most famous and successful…

By Robin White Goode

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[TechConneXt Summit] Cloud Bakery Owner Aundrea Lacy In Silicon Valley 20 Years

The Luvs Brownies founder is inspiring young entrepreneurs

Come 2016, Luvs Brownies Founder and CEO Aundrea Lacy will celebrate 20 years in the…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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[TechConneXt Summit] Day 2: Diversity, Finance, Opportunities, and Success

Another full day is scheduled at Black Enterprise's first tech conference

Today the agenda is full of informative sessions on trends, gaming, music, strategizing, and more.

By Safon Floyd

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[TechConneXt Summit] ‘Til next time …

After a wildly successful inaugural event, Black Enterprise gears up for its 2016 Summit.

This year’s TechConneXt Summit covered pitching to investors, millennial tech stars, guides to senior management…

By Safon Floyd

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[TechConneXt Summit] TechConneXt Trailblazers Awards Dinner Recognizes Tech Pioneers

Roy Clay, and Ken and Caretha Coleman were honorees of the evening

At the TechConneXt Trailblazers Award Dinner, tech pioneers Roy Clay Sr. and married couple Ken…

By Robin White Goode

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[TechConneXt Summit] Google Senior Executive Shares the Inside Scoop on Silicon Valley

David Drummond, SVP and chief legal officer of Alphabet, kicks off the Black Enterprise TechConneXt Summit with a revealing fireside chat

David Drummond is one of the most powerful execs in Silicon Valley. Here’s his insight…

By Alisa Gumbs

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[TechConneXt Summit] Meet the Hackers

5 HBCUs sent their best and brightest to Silicon Valley to compete for best app creation at BE inaugural tech summit

20 ambitious students hack their way into notoriety with the BE SMART TechConnext Summit Hackathon.

By Safon Floyd

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[TextConneXt Summit] Ascending Into the C-Suite

Key steps for moving into senior management and reaching the executive level

It was that decision to live abroad, without her husband and children, which set her…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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[TechConneXt Summit] Day 1: Investing and Ascending

The inaugural Black Enterprise TechConneXt Summit kicks off in Silicon Valley

Students, engineers, professionals, executives, and tech pioneers have gathered for two days of collaboration,…

By Safon Floyd

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[Tech ConneXt Summit] AT&T Sponsors Black STEM Students at TechconneXt Summit In Silicon Valley

Howard University students to tour AT&T Foundry and meet with recruiters

College students from Howard University will tour the AT&T Foundry facility and participate in a…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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One-E-Way Launches Wireless, Wearable Headgear

The E-Cap provides high-quality digital sound without a cable or cord to limit mobility

The E-Cap provides high-quality wireless digital sound that allows runners, bikers or anyone on the…

By Samara Lynn

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African Tech Startup Scene Skyrockets

Investment capital has doubled since last year to $26.9 million

There are three key factors for the growing interest in African tech investment: an increased…

By Samara Lynn

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Yahoo! Donates Computer Servers to Howard, El Paso Universities

Yahoo donates hundreds of servers in effort to bridge diversity gap

Yahoo recently gifted Howard University and the University of Texas at El Paso with 200…

By Samara Lynn

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[TechConneXt Summit] Sequoia Blodgett Talks Millennials in Tech

Draper University Entrepreneur-in-Residence brings expertise to inaugural tech summit

Entrepreneur-in-Residence at Draper University and star of ABC Family’s reality series, Startup U, Sequoia Blodgett,…

By Safon Floyd

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Speaker Panel on Black People in Advertising Fails to Include Black People

A 2015 Advertising Week event titled Here Are All the Black People doesn't feature any on panel

A funny thing happened at the 2015 Advertising Week panel called Here Are All the…

By Samara Lynn

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[TechConneXt Summit] David Drummond Talks Tech

The Google SVP will give insight into being in a position of power in Silicon Valley.

Senior Vice President, Corporate Development, and Chief Legal Officer of Google David Drummond will be…

By Safon Floyd

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