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500 Startups

Recap: 500 Startups Unity and Inclusion Summit LA

A conference that addressed race, sexuality, religion, gender, and growth hacking

I had the pleasure of hosting the 500 Startups Unity and Inclusion Summit and united…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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Shirley Jackson

7 Facts You Should Know about Shirley Jackson

Leslie Jones shed light on a serious issue; we don't know enough about brilliant black people such as Dr. Shirley Ann Jackson

Here’s a list of seven interesting facts about Dr. Shirley Jackson, the black woman who…

By Samara Lynn

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senator

Tech 100: State Senator Trolls on Facebook

It seems Chris McDaniel, a Republican senator from the state's 42nd District, would rather troll liberals and spew vitriol on Facebook than use the platform for good

Chris McDaniel, a Republican state senator representing Mississippi’s 42nd District, posted a flurry of inflammatory…

By Samara Lynn

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Silicon Valley

You Don’t Have to Live in Silicon Valley to Succeed in Tech

Rodney Williams' Cincinnati, Ohio-based tech company LISNR has raised over $14 million and continues to thrive

Rodney Williams is not what some would deem the stereotypical, Silicon Valley entrepreneur and that…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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Flash Drive

5 Dope Things to Do With a Flash Drive

The many uses of a good flash drive

Don’t get rid of those flash drives lying around. There are a number of ways…

By Samara Lynn

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2020Shift and Uber Will Teach You All About Product Design

2020Shift, with the help of Uber, offers a tech course that is not coding-focused but fulfills a need

The course offering underscores the goals of 2020Shift, to highlight not only the necessity of…

By Samara Lynn

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TV

I Switched to Internet-Only TV; Here’s What It’s Like

Read this and consider the pros and cons of live-streaming television from the web, before cancelling your cable TV subscription

I’ve had Internet TV for 3 months now, and while I was exuberant over “cutting…

By Samara Lynn

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app

The App That Keeps the Jokes Comin’

Now there's a way to listen to your favorite comedians on-demand for free

With Laugh.ly, the app that allows you to listen to the world’s largest library…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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AT&T

AT&T’s Tech Will Let Cars Talk to Each Other

AT&T banks big on self-driving cars

Telecoms and auto manufacturers, as well as technology companies, are making heavy investments in the…

By Samara Lynn

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Venture Capital

Is Your Company Ripe for Venture Capital?

It’s best that you know if your company qualifies, so you aren’t wasting time

Many people start businesses that are not ripe for Venture Capital investment. Before you get…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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BOSS Network

The BOSS Network Presents Its Minority Women in Technology Series

Expect valuable insight on online brand building, funding small businesses, and leveraging your career in tech

Join the BOSS Network on Saturday, January 21, 2017 for their first Technology Event Series,…

By Black Enterprise

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week

This Week in Tech Racism: January 16-21, 2017

Some ugly tech stories with a racist twist from this week

This week, Oracle gets sued for discrimination; BLM sends a digital SOS; Facebook is lax…

By Samara Lynn

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economic shift

Investor Roundtable Focuses on Creating Economic Shift for POC

Head and Heart Philanthropy's goal is to create a well-manufactured ecosystem.

Over the past week, Head and Heart Philanthropy got together to discuss how they could…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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Monique Woodard

How to Successfully Pitch a Venture Capitalist in One Minute

Venture capitalist Monique Woodard shares tips on how to pitch a VC

The number one thing that you should know when pitching a VC is that you…

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Mars

The First Human Voice on Mars is Black

And he’s also head of NASA

The rover transmitted Charles Bolden’s voice to Earth from Mars—the first time a voice has…

By Samara Lynn

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cybersecurity

Trump Cybersecurity Czar Giuliani’s Site Can Be Hacked by ‘a 7-Year-Old’

Trump's announcement that Rudy Giuliani will be his cybersecurity adviser elicits scorn from actual cybersecurity professionals

After the criticisms from cybersecurity experts, the Giuliani Partners site appears to have been taken…

By Samara Lynn

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inclusion

The Self-Made Barriers of Tech Inclusion

The oversaturation of buzzwords like 'diversity & inclusion' within the tech industry can actually perpetuate division. Here's how organizations can restore meaning to these terms and organically create a rich, diverse corporate culture

Tech Inclusion ultimately leads to the creation of the division between the majority and the…

By Nathaniel J.

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CES

Love Tech? Here’s Why You’ll Want to Go to CES 2018 [WATCH]

There were incredible tech beauty products as well as tons of robots at CES this year

Every year the show, which is already huge, seems to get even bigger. This year…

By Samara Lynn

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India

#TechieTips: 4 Things to Consider When Working With Remote Developers in India

Four things to remember when opting to use an international remote development team

India is one of the top countries where startups and other businesses look for talent…

By Nathaniel J.

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machine learning

What if Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. had Access to Machine Learning?

Exploring the possibilities of Dr. King being a civil rights #techie

What if Dr. King had some of the modern marvels that we use daily to…

By Nathaniel J.

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How To

change

“The only woman in the room” & how to change that by 2186

With passionate voices working every day to redefine the standard for gender equality, I believe…

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manage

Ask Sheree: How to Manage an Overload of Work

It is very common for a busy professional to feel overwhelmed with their job commitments…

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