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Prince will release 2 albums with Warner Brothers this year

Prince Understood the Value of Technology for Music Early On

The genius of Prince extended to his savvy about technology

“What may not occur to many is his innovative use of recording and production techniques…”

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In ‘A Fighting Chance’, Olympic Hopefuls Get Shot At Medal

Samsung presents documentary short about Olympic Games hopefuls defying barriers on their road to the Rio 2016 Olympic Games

Samsung presents documentary short about Olympic Games hopefuls defying barriers on their road to the…

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Meet the Engineer with a Revolutionary Idea for ‘Smart’ Plants

Aja Atwood is co-founder of everblume, a smart solution poised to change the way we grow plants

Everblume is a futuristic way to grow plants, no matter what natural environmental conditions the…

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Ex-Twitter Engineer Rants About Diversity, Gets Hired by Slack

Leslie Miley went on a rant about Twitter's lack of diversity. You won't believe what happened next...

Our primary goal is to avoid becoming yet another place where underrepresented groups exit the…

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Snapchat Goes ‘Al Jolson’ with Blackface Filter

Snapchat becomes the latest technology company to be accused of racial insensitivity

“… Many have expressed anger over the filter which also adds Marley’s signature dreadlocks to…

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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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Here’s How Apple Will Save the Planet With ‘Angry Birds’

Now you can learn about the planet's biggest environmental threats when playing your favorite mobile games on Apple devices

Forests are disappearing at the rate of 48 football fields per minute.

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Black CEO and Founder Creates the Siam 7X Dual-Screen Phone

Darius Allen is one of few black tech entrepreneurs to create a hardware product; the Siam 7X phone

Allen is also one of the few tech entrepreneurs of color to launch a startup…

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Artificial Body Parts 3D Printed at “Body Hackathon” Gives People A Second Chance

Organ donating may become obsolete with 3D printing

Rabbit penises were the first solid organs that the team built.

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Stacy Brown-Philpot Promoted to TaskRabbit CEO

Brown-Philpot ascends to a position that makes her one of the most powerful blacks and women in Silicon Valley.

With the promotion to CEO, Brown-Philpot becomes one of the most powerful (and few) black…

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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.

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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg

Zuckerberg Trashes Trump, Plots Facebook World Domination

Mark Zuckerberg reveals Facebook's 10-year roadmap, and it will re-vamp social media

“I hear fearful voices calling for building walls and distancing people they label as ‘others’…”…

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Filmmaker Matthew Cherry Leverages Mobile Filmmaking in ‘9 Rides’

Film shot on the iPhone debuted at SXSW

BlackEnterprise.com sat down with Matthew Cherry to get some insight into the vision behind the…

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Black Girls Rock Google

Black girls build games with Google in New York City

The girls were taught how to build a game using the programming language Scratch.

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LendStreet Lands $28 Million Funding to Help Consumer Debt

Just in time for Financial Literacy Month: LendStreet's $28 million infusion of capital will allow the company to help more consumers get out of debt

“There’s still so much we can do and will do, to make finance work for…

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Lawrence Griffith: Digital Marketing Groundbreaker

Lawrence Griffith is a pioneer in integrating mobile and marketing

“Because we didn’t get $150 million [in venture capital] like Groupon or Foursquare, we had…

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(Image courtesy of UC Berkeley, photographer Josephine Wu)

Meet Dr. Lisa White: Paleontologist

Dr. Lisa White is a micropalentologist who has conducted research in the farthest reaches of the globe

“I had to take gun training–someone had been mauled by a bear.”

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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.

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7 Virtual Reality Headsets We Want Now

Virtual Reality has evolved and is accessible to the masses. Here are some of the hottest headsets we want.

The technology consists of a pair of somewhat awkward looking headsets that immerse the wearer…

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Black Tech Founder Tweets Fundraising Frustrations

Black tech founder uses Twitter to slam racism in VC industry

“…trying to fit in with a culture that doesn’t particularly embrace black founders.”

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How to Hire Talent That Will Complement Your Team and Culture

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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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