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How Gebeya Creates IT Professionals and Increases Career Opportunities Across Africa

Gebeya is increasing the African IT talent pool by training and placing software engineers, developers, and designers

Gebeya is nurturing a strong self-sustainable African IT ecosystem by providing advanced practical training to…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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Tamar Huggins

This Woman Is on a Mission to Increase the Number of Women and Minorities in STEM

Learn more about how Tamar Huggins is helping to increase STEM-related opportunities for minorities and people of color

Tamar Huggins is working to empower 10,000+ educators across the country to teach coding and…

By Kandia Johnson

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Meet Twitter’s New VP of Diversity and Inclusion, Candi Castleberry Singleton

The third black woman in about a month rises to prominence in Silicon Valley

Despite these black women in high-profile, executive roles in Silicon Valley, the tech industry’s diversity…

By Samara Lynn

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AfriDate: The Dating App for Black People Worldwide

Bringing love to the African diaspora through tech

Created in response to a lack of culture-specific matchmaking resources, the Afridate app strives to…

By Dr. Dionne Mahaffey

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Landing Page (Image: LaborX)

LaborX Matches Underrepresented Candidates to Tech Jobs

A talent marketplace for graduates of innovative training programs and companies looking to expand and diversify their talent pipeline

“LaborX solves the big gap that companies have in finding qualified talent, diverse talent, in…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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Intel HBCU Grant Program

$4.5M Intel HBCU Grant Program to Increase Retention in STEM College Majors and Careers

Black tech workers remain severely underrepresented across the industry

Today, Intel Corp. is announcing the Intel HBCU Grant Program, a three-year, $4.5 million initiative…

By Robin White Goode

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Pitch Investors

The New Way to Pitch Investors? Live Video

Gone are the days of having to meet an investor in his office

Pitch Investors Live, is a mobile application that connects entrepreneurs to angel investors looking to…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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Ray J

Ray J Expands Raytroniks E-Bike Distribution

Custom electric scooter bikes now available at Neiman Marcus and more

Ray J launched a new digital business, Raytroniks Inc., that retails electric scooter bikes featuring…

By Daron Pressley

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Chase Jarvis, Bo Ghirardelli, Sir Richard Branson, Luvvie Ajayi, Jamie Siminoff (Image: Facebook/Virgin Mobile USA)

Sir Richard Branson Unveils Virgin Mobile’s New Apple Partnership

"We love disrupting industries," said Branson

In addition to that, by joining the Inner Circle you have opportunities to get a…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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Designs from Africa

Afrikrea Let’s You Shop for Exclusive Fashion From Africa

Walk around sporting a piece of the motherland

What a gem to find out that we can access African trends internationally with very…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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Google

Ne-Yo Discusses the Fine Line Between Tech and Entertainment

Sponsored by Google, this ABFF panel focused on how the tech industry can better reach and appeal to minority youth, among other things

Google sponsored a panel discussion at the 2017 American Black Film Festival (ABFF) that addressed…

By Selena Hill

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Tech Tips

David Banner and Aspire TV Executive Offer 5 Tech Tips to Help Your Business Grow

Dre Barnes and David Banner discussed the integration of technology and the business of entertainment at the 2017 American Black Film Festival

Dre Barnes and David Banner talked about the integration of technology in the business of…

By Selena Hill

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Amazon’s Takeover of Whole Foods and the Implications for Black America’s Health

Amazon's inevitable supermarket disruption can help people in inner-cities and rural areas

How this purchase can be a game-changer for communities of color making high-quality, fresh food…

By Samara Lynn

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Court Buddy User Interface

The New Affordable Way to Access Legal Services

Court Buddy, is a lawyer-on-demand platform allowing you to access legal services à la carte

Having an attorney is crucial, but who can afford high-priced legal fees? Black Enterprise caught up with James…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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Alton Glass Debuts New Virtual Reality Film at American Black Film Festival (ABFF)

Alton Glass premiered his new VR/360 film 'A Little Love' at this year's ABFF, which is among the first virtual reality films to ever feature people of color

After making history at the 2014 American Black Film Festival (ABFF), the filmmaker returned to…

By Selena Hill

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[Opinion] Who Speaks for Whom on Net Neutrality?

Is net neutrality a battle for black folks?

“I respect passionate advocacy to fight racism…But Color of Change’s approach on the net neutrality…

By Hazel Edney

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Despite Demise of ‘Underground’ and ‘The Get Down,’ Demand for Multicultural Content Grows

Multicultural content is a growing trend that is likely to explode, despite some recent show cancellations

Multicultural households are hungriest for content. They are multicultural and intersectional, meaning they check more…

By Samara Lynn

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New Twitter Interface

Twitter: Oh You Fancy, Huh?

Twitter updates its platform with a redesign.

Remember all of the icons at the bottom of the screen that you used to:…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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The 18 Best Songs for a Father’s Day Playlist

These songs can tell him how much me means in a special way

 
It’s that time for the kids to make a breakfast of burnt toast and runny…

By Bil Carpenter

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Green Bay Packer Martellus Bennett Partners With YouTube Kids

The NFL star shares his favorite children's books

Martellus Bennett has joined forces with YouTube in its #ReadAlong month-long campaign teaching and encouraging…

By Samara Lynn

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After 143 Million Left Vulnerable by Equifax Hack, Here’s What You Can Do

The Equifax hack could be the largest data theft involving Social Security numbers, which is…

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JavaScript Developer

How She Became a Full Stack JavaScript Developer In 5 Intensive Months

My biggest lesson learned was overcoming limitations I had put on myself regarding what I…

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