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UrbanGeekz Puts Black Issues Front and Center

Site highlights minorities in STEM by tackling workforce diversity disparities

Aiming to promote educational achievement and career exploration in STEM communities, especially among under-served communities,…

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PBS Documentary “Web Junkie” Chronicles Internet Addiction

Is our obsession with the World Wide Web becoming a mental health problem?

According to the film description on PBS.org, there are more than 400 similar treatment centers…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Sungura Games Goes Live with Toyota Racer

African-American gamers present this interactive game following the African American Festival.

Toyota Racer is an exciting and easy functioning game that allows users to race a…

By Safon Floyd

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‘Anonymously Ask a Black Person’ Site Returns

Developer, Wayne Sutton, talks barriers in tech

Tech expert, Wayne Sutton, created a site, marketed to non-whites, in an effort to stop…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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3 New ‘Foodie’ and Travel Apps

Find the best spots to hang out this summer

3 new foodie and travel focused apps to help you find the best spots to…

By Kandia Johnson

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Facebook Taps Nunu Ntshingila to Head its First Office in Africa

The Morgan State University alum will help the company expand its global users

Facebook taps advertising veteran Nunu Ntshingila to head operations in its new Africa office.

By Courtney Connley

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Racial and Gender Gaps Widening in STEM

Women and most minorities are being left behind

U.S. News and Raytheon produce an index that reveals the widening gaps in race and…

By Robin White Goode

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Glassware 2.0 Revolutionizes Working Remotely

Sphere 3D and Microsoft to deliver virtualization and maximize productivity on-the-go and in the cloud

The Glassware 2.0® platform will be useful in helping schools save money as more districts…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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MC2 Tech Summit Reaches Out to Caribbean-based Entrepreneurs

Speakers and sponsors help bring the community up to code

MC2 is a platform that will provide tools, education and the necessary resources to help…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Concerned Mompreneur Develops Driver Watchdog Device

Device tracks driving and reports emergencies in real time

Christian Johnson never intended on becoming an inventor. But when her son was ready to…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Survey Reveals New Technology is a Better Return on Investment than New Employees

Networking and Capital: Greatest Obstacles to Race and Gender Inclusion in Silicon Valley

The CBC invites “social good” startups to weigh in on the diversity problem in tech

On Monday, Congressman Donald Payne (D- NJ) held a Google Hangout to discuss the lack…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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New App Teaches Kids About Money Management

Author Rogina Smith transforms her book series to appeal to children of the digital age

Since its publication in 2003 the Kiddie Coins Kids book series has been committed to…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Apple Launches Streaming Music and Social Platform

New service will 'Connect' fans with artists

Connect, the social networking feature, will allow fans to follow artists, who will post music,…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Google Photos App: Worth More Than Words

New app lets users do more and it costs less

The new app effortlessly organizes photos chronologically, geographically and, with the facial recognition feature, it…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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2nd Annual Digital Innovation in Learning Awards

Ed tech nominations due this summer

The Digital Innovation in Learning Awards showcase and share the work of those deeply involved…

By Robin White Goode

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Making Computer Science Accessible to All

Teaching approach attracts female students

Teaching computer science in a way that’s more accessible to women and all students.

By Robin White Goode

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[VIDEO] Top Leaders Talk Diversity in Tech

CEOs at former startups to corporations talk about the lack of diversity in technology and what can be done to improve it

Diversity in tech has evolved into one of the hottest topics in the industry.

By Joel Lyons

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[REPORT] 15% of Small Businesses Have Mobile Apps

And at least 40% of small business have no plans to launch one in the future

About 15% of small businesses have mobile apps, according to the results of a new…

By Joel Lyons

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Nigerian Hotel-Booking Site, Hotels.ng, Scores $1.2 million in VC Funding

Founder Mark Essien says company has many advantages over the competition

A Nigerian hotel-booking company raised $1.2 million in VC funding for its expansion throughout Africa.

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Google and Apple to Enhance Mobile Payments Apps

Google Wallet and Apple Pay are set to introduce new features they hope will attract more users

Mobile payments are getting a fresh take by Google Wallet and Apple Pay, according to…

By Joel Lyons

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Ask Sheree: When an Employee Suffers Cultural Bias

What should I do when I sense that my manager is culturally biased against me?
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