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His Finance Tech App Won Half a Million Dollars for Its Simple Brilliance

Ace Callwood is the $500,000 man. Along with his partners, this tech entrepreneur launched Painless 1099, a tax solution for freelancers and independent contractors.

“The app provides independent contractors a way to focus on their work and avoid unexpected…

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senior

#WellnessWednesday: Smart Senior Care Technology

Smart, Internet of Things technology can help senior citizens lead independent, fulfilling lives

The senior population aged 65-79 in 2030 is projected to be nearly one-third minority.

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NeNe Leakes is Now Available in App Form

Girl, say "Hi!" to the new NeNe Leakes app

Having one’s likeness in an app has become de rigueur for recognition as a reality…

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Black boys

This Millennial Developed An Online Platform to Mentor Black Boys

Did you know only 59% of black males graduate from high school, compared to 80% of white males?

Did you know only 59% of black males graduate from high school, compared to 80%…

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airbnb

Congressional Black Caucus to Airbnb: Why is it “So Easy to Discriminate?”

The Congressional Black Caucus steps into the Airbnb and alleged discrimination fray

“Why is it seemingly so easy to discriminate against someone via Airbnb’s Internet platform?

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Get Your Device Charge on This Summer and Win $1,000

myCharge, maker of portable charges, will hand out chargers to the public this summer, and cash and prizes as well.

It truly stinks when you are about to take that great video or picture and…

By Samara Lynn

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Apple

Apple Shows Off New iOS, macOS, and More at WWDC 2016

Apple's WWDC unveiled the latest software updates across Apple's product line

Messages supports rich links, you can play a linked video right inside of Messages.

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Net Neutrality

Here’s Why This Week’s Net Neutrality Ruling is Good for You

High court uphold Net Neutrality and fair Internet access.

” ISPs must not engage in “unjust or reasonable discrimination…”

By Samara Lynn

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Urban Tech

Celebrating Urban Tech Innovation

Celebs, thought leaders, and the influential gathered to honor innovators in creating opportunity at Urban Tech's gala.

The theme for this year’s 21st-anniversary event was “Invest in the Future.”

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bugs

I Tasted the Future of Food…and It’s Bugs

Bugs are what's for dinner.

Last weekend, the Food Loves Tech expo featured dozens of companies using technology and future-forward…

By Samara Lynn

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View It: Food Loves Tech Expo Highlights

The Food Loves Tech expo showed the influence of technology on food culture

“…3D printing, virtual reality, drones, and mobile apps are massively disrupting the way we grow…

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virtual reality

African American-Led Virtual Reality Company Lands $23 Million in Funding

The Virtual Reality Studio, co-founded by Guy Primus, receives million in funding to create VR content

The Virtual Reality Studio, co-founded by Guy Primus, receives million in funding to create VR…

By Samara Lynn

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engineers

Nerd Power: From Engineers to Entrepreneurs

Many engineers are hesitant to strike out on their own as entrepreneurs. But there are rich rewards for those who do

“For minorities, many who grow up in underprivileged communities, if you, for instance, go to…

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Microsoft

LinkedIn Bought by Microsoft for $26.2 Billion in Cash

Microsoft says the LinkedIn buy will increase engagement across Office 365 and its other business products

“Today is a re-founding moment for LinkedIn…”

By Samara Lynn

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tech

The Business Tech Revolution Entrepreneurs Need To Know About

Cutting-edge technologies are becoming ingrained in business, and some African American entrepreneurs are already using them in innovative and profitable ways

Artificial intelligence, virtual reality, holograms, and “smart” devices aren’t just the stuff of sci-fi anymore.…

By Samara Lynn

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Geniemates

Brooklyn Couple Creates ‘Uber for Housecleaning’

Couple, too exhausted for housework, creates Geniemates app

“We created a service that gives families, entrepreneurs, busy moms and dads their time back.”

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Father's Day

Father’s Day Tech Gift Guide 2016

Great techie gift ideas for fathers and father figures for Father's Day 2016

Father’s Day is Sunday, June 19. Although it’s often said that Dads are hard to…

By Samara Lynn

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Martellus Bennett

NFL Pro, Martellus Bennett, Launches Adorable Children’s App

Martellus Bennett is as creative as he is athletic

“I want my daughter [and] other kids of color to grow up with a character…

By Samara Lynn

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small law

4 Tech Solutions That Will Give Small Law Practices a Big Advantage

Leveraging technology to boost operations and efficiency

Are you practicing small law? Here are some solutions that will give your practice a…

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Neck

Does Your Child Have Tech Neck?

Physical discomfort and injury are unwanted affects of the Technology Age. "Tech Neck" is a serious issue.

“…a new gadget has launched on Kickstarter to help put an end to “Tech Neck”…

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How To

Cultural bias

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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Startups

How to Start a Profitable T-Shirt Business

T-shirts are contemporary wardrobe staples for men, women, and children today. Building an online T-shirt…

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