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Techie Mods Doll Into a Black Barbie Game Developer

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

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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…

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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.

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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.”

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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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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.

By Samara Lynn

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4 Ways to Use Snapchat to Your Business Advantage

Treat Snapchat as a window into your 9-to-5 life

Snapchat is also one of the fastest growing platforms for millennials.

By Sirita Wright

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Here’s President Obama’s Views on Apple, the FBI and iPhone Encryption

The President's extended comments on the Apple vs. FBI encryption battle and Edward Snowden, at SXSW 2016

The President’s extended comments on the Apple vs. FBI encryption battle and Edward Snowden, at…

By Samara Lynn

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Here’s A List Of The Most Influential African Americans at SXSW

Some of the African American luminaries at SXSW

Some of the African American luminaries at SXSW.

By Samara Lynn

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Seagate Unleashes World’s Fastest SSD Flash Drive

Seagate breaks SSD flash drive speed record with latest device

Seagate breaks SSD flash drive speed record with latest device.

By Samara Lynn

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Microsoft Nixes Slack Acquisition

Microsoft reportedly saved $8 billion by not buying messaging app

Microsoft reportedly saved $8 billion by not buying Slack.

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How to Start a Profitable T-Shirt Business

T-shirts are contemporary wardrobe staples for men, women, and children today. Building an online T-shirt…

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How to Invest in Cannabis Stocks

While some stocks in these sectors have been high fliers, even more have gone bust…

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