Samsung's Galaxy Gear smartwatch brings smartphone capabilities to your wrist with help from the Galaxy Note 3
Samsung debuts the Galaxy Gear smartwatch.
Samsung's Galaxy Gear smartwatch brings smartphone capabilities to your wrist with help from the Galaxy Note 3
Samsung debuts the Galaxy Gear smartwatch.
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Online news site will commemorate 50th anniversary of March on Washington with digital forum on Twitter
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Chicago-based startup helps local merchants provide white glove service
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How B2B marketers can benefit from the popular social networking site
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Initiative designed to bring affordable Internet access to 5 billion people
Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced the launch of Internet.org, a partnership aimed at…
Gold will be the first new color since iPhone debut
Apple’s popular smartphone will reportedly come in gold.
Optimize your website with these tools
Eight simple split-testing tools to try.
Professional networking giant is targeting a younger demographic with latest offering
Starting September 13, LinkedIn will let college administrators set up profiles, which will allow students…
James Oliver, Jr. solves design issue through technology with his startup
James Oliver, Jr. of WeMontage caught up with us to talk about WeMontage
Ohio state regulators threaten to shut down the website for making false claims and financial projections
Klein said that SoMoLend is in discussions with the state, and stressed that that state…
Former football player creates platform where influencers gain endorsements from brands
By aggregating algorithm’s of social actions generated by an individual to a specific brand, Fluencr…
Given what we know from the rumors and iOS 7, here’s what you can expect
Five features you can expect from the next gen iPhone.
Mark your calendar, the tech giant is expected to unveil the next iPhone early next month
Apple is slated to unveil its next iPhone at a special event on September 10.
Financially savvy duo founds startup that helps young people manage their money
Smarteys founders sat down with BlackEnterprise.com to talk about entering a new industry, how they…
Nearly 43% of Internet users ages 65 and older report they use social media
A report released by the Pew Internet & American Life Project shows that the number…
These tools will help you aggregate leads
Tools to use to collect leads on your website or blog.
Founder of MoviePass app looks to create a blockbuster of his own
BlackEnterprise.com spoke with MoviePass CEO Stacy Spikes about his newest venture and the convergence of…
Five easy-to-follow tips to get your online business idea off the ground
Several easy ways to get a head start on your online business.
Six-time Olympic gold medalist is now in popular video game
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Eleven individuals honored at White House event for implementing initiatives that add more women, minorities and underserved youth to tech pipeline
As part of the White House Tech Inclusion initiative, the Champions of Change for Tech…
Whether you’re a self-proclaimed geek or tech novice, Terrance Gaines is speaking your language when it comes to gadgets and tools
As Black Blogger Month continues, Terrance Gaines, widely-known as BrothaTech, shares his tech expertise and…
Tips to leveraging video content
How video content can enhance your business model.
Tips and tricks to enhancing your LinkedIn strategy
BlackEnterprise.com provides four practical methods to integrate into your LinkedIn strategy that will drive engagement.…
Apps to make your small business run smoothly
Applications every small business chief should use.
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Affordable strategies to testing your business website
Affordable strategies to testing your website out on a small audience.
First-ever virtual 3-D concert game on popular social networking site merges music and technology
Play GIG-IT is a social game that allows players to create customized 3D concerts that…
Twitter petition launched by Genie Lauren ends book plans for one of six jurors who sat on the Zimmerman jury
One passionate Twitter user, Genie Lauren, known on the platform as @MoreAndAgain, began circulating a…
Social enterprise dedicated to supporting the Black tech community will kick off Blerd’s Night Out series in Florida this weekend
Blerdology is kicking off the first installment in its multi-city tour on Saturday, July 13.…
Rapper-turned-business mogul broke Twitter silence on Monday
Sean “Jay-Z” Carter breaks Twitter silence and answers a barrage of questions from his fans…
Advanced search feature now available to all users in the United States
Starting Monday, Facebook will be rolling out the social search tool known as Graph Search…
Only TechEd nonprofit focused on girls of color is one of top three finalists
Black Girls Code (BGC) is in the running to win a $50,000 grant from Microsoft’s…
Tech entrepreneur makes argument that you should ditch the coding lessons
A tech entrepreneur shares why he thinks startup founders shouldn’t learn to code.
How to use the popular social platform to generate leads
Ways startups can leverage Facebook to generate leads.
Tips to scoring financial support on your crowdfunding project
Tips to garnering financial support on your crowdfunding project.
Citizen Made co-founder on transitioning to tech, mentorship and perfecting your pitch
Citizen Made co-founder Rachel Brooks talks to BlackEnterprise.com about her transition into the tech industry,…
Techies gather to see the latest devices during CE Week Line Shows and Exhibits
Snapshot of the companies present at CE Week, the annual mid-year industry event which features…
How to build (or improve) your hashtag approach
Four tips to building a stronger hashtag strategy.
Increase time between charges by following these helpful battery-saving tips
Several ways to ensure your phone battery never dies.
Tips to prevent your tech from burning out
Ways to protect your tech this summer.
Although it’s not super easy, here’s how to embed Instagram videos on your site
How to manually embed Instagram videos.
Instagram’s 15-second video sharing feature rivals Twitter’s Vine app
If you’re looking to try your hand at creating an online video, here why Instagram’s…
Gina McCauley on why the voices of Black bloggers matter in today's tech space
Gina McCauley launched Blogging While Brown, an annual conference where bloggers of color can network…
“Tweet,” “live-blogging” and “e-reader,” among other tech terms added to OED
The Oxford English Dictionary announced it will officially recognize “tweet” in its latest update, defining…
Cloud-based digital filing platform launches updated mobile app with expense reporting features
Neat unveiled updates to its mobile app on Tuesday, which would allow users to tap…
Electronic Entertainment Expo debuts hot new games
The best game titles revealed at Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) 2013.
Former NFL Player Gerome Sapp found a way for anyone to leverage their social celebrity
Former NFL Player Gerome Sapp created Fluencr.com to provide a marketplace that allows anyone the…
Popular social networking site launches searchable hashtags
Facebook announced that it will begin rolling out hashtags.
See why determining which e-commerce platform starts with the entrepreneur
Infographic analyzes the drawbacks and benefits of the major e-commerce platforms — and which one…
Give dad a tech gift this holiday
Traditional gifts (with a tech twist) for dad this Father’s Day.
Japanese company appeals to hardcore gamers at E3 announcement
Hardcore gamers are pleased after Sony Electronic Entertainment Expo 2013 press conference announcements.
Gaming industry’s annual trade show kicked off with Microsoft’s big announcements
At its 2013 Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) event Monday, Microsoft gave greater insight into consumers’…
Annual gathering of developers gifts software updates and new products
BlackEnterprise.com explores what Apple revealed at one of its largest WWDC events to date.
Legitimate online businesses you can start immediately
The easiest online businesses to start right now.
Rachel Brooks helps independent retailers optimize their online presence for “tailor-made” services
With more companies opting to provide hand-made, small batch, and custom products, e-commerce platform Citizen…
These startups are changing the continent through innovation
Startups changing the tech landscape.
Entrepreneurs help you pick the best search engine optimization tools for your business
Helpful search engine optimization tools for your business.
How to enhance content on your blog
Seven easy steps to optimize old content on the fly.
Take a look at these emerging social sites
Five social networks to watch.
Ron Cade and Adrienne Sheares’ newly-launched app delivers orders in under an hour
Ron Cade and Adrienne Sheares founded Urban Delivery, an on-demand delivery service app.
Tips on establishing business-to-consumer relationships
Four tactics to build relationships online with your customers.
Over-the-top devices for babies
Eight over-the-top baby gadgets that both parents and baby can enjoy…but at a price.
The serial entrepreneur on developing an app
Black Enterprise talks with tech entrepreneur, Rich Winley to discuss his best practices for launching…
Accelerator graduate Rich Winley launches mobile food app
To help food lovers find local restaurants, tech entrepreneur Rich Winley launched ‘No Chains,’ a…
Social media juggernaut unveils verified pages and profiles
Social media giant Facebook launched verified pages and profiles on Wednesday. The latest feature, which…
“CNN BuzzFeed” to offer shareable news mashup videos to young adults
Social news site BuzzFeed announced its partnership with cable network heavyweight CNN on Tuesday. “CNN…
Avoid these mistakes when developing your application
Five mistakes businesses should avoid when developing their own branded app.
Tech tools that will keep entrepreneurs on task
Apps that help entrepreneurs with productivity.
Several steps to follow so that your site brings you business
Effective ways to help your website work for you—and your customers.
See how this serial tech entrepreneur balances it all
TicketFire founder Tanisha Robinson talks juggling more than two tech startups, rocking the tech world…
Here’s what you need to know before purchasing a site
What you need to know before purchasing a website.
Serial tech entrepreneur Tanisha Robinson makes it easier to re-sell, share, or upgrade event passes
Ticketfire allows anyone with a paper ticket to scan it into a smartphone, where it…
New study reveals teenagers are flocking to the popular micro-blogging platform
A recent Pew Research Center survey revealed that American teens are engaging on other social…
How to get high-quality followers on photo-sharing website
Tips to getting the right followers on photo-sharing website Pinterest.
The latest game console from Microsoft debuted on Tuesday
All the specs on Microsoft’s Xbox One.
High schoolers led a team of inventors, bringing their high-powered device to the White House
Young innovators Kiona Elliot and Payton Karr presented the Lemelson-MIT InvenTeam program’s pedal-powered filtration system…
With Yahoo's recent $1.1 billion Tumblr acquisition, one writer details why the buy is a major fail
Internet giant Yahoo revealed on Monday that it has purchased popular blogging and social media…
Ndaba Mandela and Kweku Mandela Amuah honor grandfather with new social hub
Mandela’s grandsons Ndaba Mandela and Kweku Mandela Amuah discuss the inspiration behind Mandela.is, how the…
Make the most out of social media analytics with these tools
Tools you can utilize to make an impact on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.
Check out the tech speakers at the 2013 Black Enterprise Entrepreneurs Conference.
Young woman of power merges education and technology
Mandela Schumacher-Hodge, co-founder of Tioki, provides insight into the intersection of education and innovation leading…
Report reveals employees read email during weddings, funerals and other family events
The 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., five-day work week is a thing of the past…
Former educator Mandela Schumacher-Hodge helps schools take professional development and hiring digital
Tioki helps people passionate about education connect to one another, discover opportunities, and share information.
LinkedIn users are giving quick recommendations with the skill endorsement tool
Everything you need to know about LinkedIn endorsements.
Five simple, easy-to-follow ways to fix your social media strategy
Five reasons your brand’s social media strategy isn’t working, and what you can do to…
Here are some of the best gadgets to have this summer
Hot tech toys that will ensure you make the most of summertime.
Resources to let you show mom how much she means to you
A list of resources to let you appreciate your mother in special and exceptional ways…
Users can now pay to subscribe to channels
Google’s YouTube video site is changing the way it does business, unveiling a pilot program…
Twitter’s video-based content network allows brands to tap into their creative side
A list of several impressive and ground-breaking Vine campaigns.
The Grio contributor explores the multiplicities of #BlackTwitter
The increase in the number of African-Americans using Twitter has sparked a social revolution of…
Smartphone-toting moms share their favorite apps
With Mother’s Day around the corner, tech-savvy moms to give their picks on cost-efficient, mom-friendly,…
Classana co-founder joins Black Enterprise and The Gates Foundation to moderate a symposium on education
Will Lucas is founder of Classana, an educational resource discovery engine.
Georgia Tech study shows informational content is better than self-expressive statements
A Georgia Tech statistical study reveals that posting informational content trumps self expression.
Video-sharing website unveils trends map
YouTube’s parent company, Google, unveiled a new feature on Tuesday that maps out today’s most…
Leading beauty company to award three woman-led startups for creating innovative technology
L’Oréal USA is looking for three female tech entrepreneurs revolutionizing the beauty industry through innovation.…
The BlackPlanet.com co-founder joins Black Enterprise and The Gates Foundation to moderate a symposium on education
Black Enterprise will be hosting a symposium on tech in education with the Bill and…
How to launch your product on the popular social networking site
BlackEnterprise.com details how you can use Facebook to launch your product.
Chicago teen Anthony Halmon moved by daughter to create Thermofier
BlackEnterprise.com spoke to Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE) scholar Anthony Halmon about what it…
Recap from BlackEnterprise.com’s latest technology conversation
Check out the highlights from the #BETech Twitter chat, “Behind the Screen: E-Commerce Entrepreneurs Share…
Founder and #BEEC2013 speaker Frederick Townes raised a $2.5 million seed round, see how
Frederick Townes, co-founder of Placester, a marketing and website-building platform for real estate agents, nails…
Check out these all-girl coding programs
A list of coding education programs directed at women and girls of varying ages.
How Graph Search affects your privacy
Helpful tips on customizing your privacy settings.
Tips to setting up the assistant app on iOS devices
With Google Now placing a virtual assistant at your fingertips, here’s a quick how-to guide…
The comedian garnered some laughs and scoffs with early morning tweet
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CRM tools and tips brands should use
BlackEnterprise.com identifies four ways you can stay in touch with customers using CRM software.
Ola Ayeni's business helps restaurant and hospitality entrepreneurs manage social media marketing
Eateria is a digital loyalty platform for restaurateurs who want to measure, track, and validate…
Notebook of Love (@Notebook) tops the list, followed by Disney (@disneywords), and then ESPN (@ESPN)
Social media startup Nestivity announced the 25 most engaged brands on Twitter on Thursday.
Shaquiesha Davis presented her Baby B 4 Me app at 3rd Annual White House Science Fair
Chicago high-schooler Shaquiesha Davis presented her Baby B 4 Me app at the 3rd annual…
Consider these hard-hitting tech questions
Five critical tech questions to ask your startup.
Ways to get your child involved in the coding movement
Apps that will help kids get their code on.
Tips colleges and universities can use to attract prospective students on social media, digital platforms
BlackEnterprise.com highlights the methods academic institutions should take to bring their social media presence from…
How to pick the right platform for your website
Whether you want a basic blog or a full-blown website, here are your options.
Recording artist uses video-sharing app to garner engagement around “The Other Side”
Early adopter to video-sharing app Vine, Jason Derulo is using the 2-month old social networking…
Morehouse College alums create crowdfunding platform for African-American entrepreneurs
A group of Morehouse College alums wanted to help other entrepreneurs on their quest for…
Girl Scouts of Greater Los Angeles and Women in Games International partner to create new skill patch
The Girl Scouts of Greater Los Angeles has partnered with Women in Games International to…
Tried-and-true tactics to develop your list
If you want to grow your email list, follow these tried-and-true tactics to grow your…
Dynamic revenue-sharing engine allows 'main street small businesses' to connect with potential investors
One year after the JOBS Act, small businesses can use Bolstr to raise money from…
Microblogging platform launches Twitter #music
Reports reveal that Twitter is gearing up to launch a music app on Friday. Citing…
Check out these student-friendly applications
List of the best apps for graduate students.
57% of showroomers test products, then order on Amazon
While many shoppers are saving, retailers are getting hit hard by the rise in showrooming.…
How your brand can use the location-based check-ins app
BlackEnterprise.com provides tips to marketing your business on the location-based check-ins application Foursquare.
Tech giant launches Person Finder to assist in locating victims of Boston marathon
Google launches Person Finder to assist in Boston marathon explosions on Monday.
Growing number of people turning to Internet, cellphones to watch shows
With pricey cable and satellite TV services and an increase in “second screen” viewing, a…
The year of the smartwatch is upon us
Reports have surfaced that Microsoft is joining Apple, Samsung and LG in the development of…
Platform begins rolling out tagging feature
How to use LinkedIn’s new mentions feature.
Big data benefits non-profits, not just techies and big businesses
Big data company MetaLayer created a powerful platform that is simple to use.
Services that will cut down time spent on emails
Five services to make your email experience smoother and make your day more productive.
Facebook founder announces FWD.us in Washington Post op-ed
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is joining forces with tech heavyweights to run FWD.us, a political…
File hosting service adds new capabilities
Dropbox’s business-focused offering Dropbox for Teams is now Dropbox for Business, the cloud-based file hosting…
Twitter beefs, Facebook foes and IG trolls, social climate is breeding tension between friends
A recent online survey conducted by corporate training firm VitalSmarts shows nearly 20% of people…
DigitalUndivided launches START, an event focused on bringing tech entrepreneurship to urban communities
Kathryn Finney, founder of The Budget Fashionista and DigitalUndivided, a social enterprise focused on increasing…
New survey shows most Americans are unaware of the smartphone company’s latest operating system and smartphones
Most Americans don’t even know that the BlackBerry 10 has launched yet, according to a…
Blerdology holds hackathon at close of Newark Tech Week
Rutgers Business School juniors Christopher Arthur and Christopher Akparanta won #BlackHack NWK hackathon for CampusBord,…
How to create an enticing profile
BlackEnterprise.com’s social media contributor S. Lynn Cooper highlights what you should do to optimize your…
Here’s how to find the right developer
Ten important questions to ask mobile app developers to help you choose the right person…
Popular network announces crowdsourced awards initiative
Bravo to launch “The Real Housewives Awards” as a 2013 digital initiative.
Today marks 1,000 days until target date of reaching goals outlined in Millennium Declaration
The United Nations, U.N. Foundation and other international organizations have launched Momentum1000, a global, “digital…
Founders Bruce Hopkins and Tirrell Payton are bringing on-demand content to road warriors
Kaliki Audio Newsstand partners with media publishers to convert their print and digital media into…
The 9 year-old platform has dominated the social landscape, and coming for a space in the smartphone/operating system game
SoundOff: What do you think of Facebook Home, an app-meets-operating system that allows users to…
Tips to de-cluttering and organizing email
Tips to spring cleaning your inbox.
Will Mark Zuckerberg actually release a Facebook phone?
Facebook is scheduled to give invited press an opportunity to view “Facebook Home” and a…
Happy 40th birthday to the cellphone
The original cellphone, which debuted in 1973, paved the way for many of today’s mobile…
Study shows 52% of kids have access to mobile devices at home
Is technology helping or hurting children’s development? BlackEnterprise.com wants to hear from you.
See what you can learn about social media marketing from this year’s pranks
BlackEnterprise.com has come up with five ways to inject personality into your brand’s social media…