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#BE30DayChallenge

#BE30DayChallenge Week 2: Cleaning Up Email Accounts

Email is the one mode of communication that just won’t seem to go away. Despite…

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SEO

5 SEO Tips from an Expert

Nicole McCullum is a website and SEO expert offering valuable tips to widen your digital content's visibility

An acronym for “search engine optimization,” SEO comprises the tweaks, tricks, and adjustments one has…

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Pokemon

Technically Incorrect: Should Black People Play Pokémon GO?

Focusing on the intersection of technology, politics, and social issues from an African American perspective

Focusing on the intersection of technology, politics, and social issues from an African American perspective.

By Samara Lynn

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police brutality

Silicon Valley Saviors: Tech to End Police Brutality and More Bloodshed

Alton Sterling, Michael Brown, Tamir Rice... the roster of African Americans killed by police just keeps growing. Gun violence is 24/7. It will take technology to alleviate some of this suffering.

Alton Sterling, Michael Brown, Tamir Rice… the roster of African Americans killed by police just…

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Tesla

First Fatality in Self-Driving Tesla Reported

A person was just killed in a crash involving a self-driving car. That's opening up the floodgates of worries about this very-new technology

The first known fatality in a Tesla operated in autopilot mode just happened. The accident…

By Samara Lynn

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Barbie

Techie Mods Doll Into a Black Barbie Game Developer

A game developer modifies a Barbie doll to create a black game developing Barbie for his wife. You'll never guess what happens next—the Internet melts

He modified an African American version of Game Developer Barbie for his wife from a…

By Samara Lynn

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uber

I’m Addicted to Uber

Uber may be convenient, but it can put you in debt, too

When my credit card balance increased by $1,000 in just one month, I was officially…

By Maryann Reid

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Jason Elliott

Top Takeaways From the BE Modern Man Twitter Chat with Jason Elliott

Check out the conversation about the highs and lows of what today's men of color face as they strive to raise the bar in their professional industries, communities, and beyond

On Thursday, June 9, BlackEnterprise.com and Jason Elliott, the founder of Go Generation, held a…

By Cristie Leondis

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emoji

Let There Be Emoji…the New Bible Emoji App

Bible Emojis is an app that translates the books of the bible into colorful emoji.

Bible Emoji is yet another example of the surge in religious technology.

By Samara Lynn

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uber

The Push to Help Uber and Other Gig Economy Workers

With the amount of people working for Internet-based business such as Uber, tax laws and finances are getting complicated.

“Draft a carve-out to temporarily exempt gig-economy Internet platforms from ill-fitting labor laws.”

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Minority and Female Presence Increases Slightly at Google I/O

Google is still working on diversifying the Google I/O conference

The number of blacks in attendance at this year’s Google I/O conference remain stagnant from…

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5 Lessons Startups Can Learn From the Porn Industry

Online porn is a billion-dollar industry, but not just because sex sells

The online porn industry is highly innovative when it comes to tech and web presence.…

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Will.i.am Doesn’t Buy Smartwatches; He Makes His Own

Will.i.am's latest tech venture is the Dial wearable; a smartwatch that works independent of a phone

“But I don’t know why the f**k I need those watches right now.”

By Samara Lynn

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Amber Rose

Amber Rose Goes 3D

Amber Rose becomes a 3D MUVA

Amber Rose teams up with Zoobe and is immortalized in digital app form.

By Samara Lynn

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The Uber for Private Jets Is Finally Here

Private jet sharing because car-sharing is for plebes

Think commercial flights meets private aviation.

By Samara Lynn

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5 Ways to Tell if That Financial App is Really Safe

April is Financial Literacy Month. In its honor, here are ways to ensure you choose safe apps for your mobile financial services

The financial world is at our fingertips

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2020Shift Knows You Need More Than Code for Tech Jobs

More Than Code program teaches critical "soft skills" also needed for a career in tech

2020Shift launches More Than Code curriculum to teach hybrid tech skills.

By Samara Lynn

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Tech Review: Ty Hunter’s Ty-Lite Protective Lighted Case for Smartphones

Your iPhone selfies are about to get even more magical with the Ty-Lite

Beyonce stylist, Ty Hunter, launches an LED-studded smartphone case.

By Samara Lynn

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Rob McConnell

Q&A With Rob McConnell, Designer at Toyota

Rob McConnell is on fire. The Toyota designer discusses his work, what makes Toyota stand out, and increasing diversity in the auto industry

Rob McConnell is on fire. The Toyota designer discusses his work, what makes Toyota stand…

By Samara Lynn

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3 Reasons Apple and the FBI Both Lose on iPhone Issue

The nasty public battle between Apple and the FBI has repercussions for both entities

The nasty public battle between Apple and FBI has repercussions for both entities.

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How To

hire talent

How to Hire Talent That Will Complement Your Team and Culture

People make the difference. You can have incredible systems and procedures in place, the right software…

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grief

How to Deal With Grief While at Work

Regardless of where you live in the world, all of us in some way have…

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