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BMW’s Aggressive Tech Strategy Embraces Startups

Think your startup's tech is good enough for BMW? Consider applying to the BMW Startup Garage

BMW’s strategy to remain competitive is to mentor and partner with startups creating innovative technology…

By Samara Lynn

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Americans

Half of Americans Can’t Get Through Holidays Without Smartphones

You probably interact more with your phone than your fam during the holidays

A new report reveals that nearly half of Americans say they can’t make it through…

By Samara Lynn

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African Tech

Germany and African Tech Startups: Partners in Innovation

Germany is lending support to African startups, and, in turn, taps into African innovation

Germany’s Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development outlined several initiatives for empowering tech startups…

By Samara Lynn

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This Week in Tech Racism

When racism and technology intersect; week of Dec. 2, 2016

Your weekly guide to the unfortunate use of technology to propagate racism, sexism and the…

By Samara Lynn

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startup

10 Ways for Tech Startup Founders to Build Strong Partnerships

A practical, common sense approach to forging business alliances

Tech startup founders often need to partnerships to make their business grow. An exec. from…

By Samara Lynn

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Germany

The Craziest Tech I Saw in Germany

A look at some of the tech and tech spaces in Germany

Get an inside look at the Hub Conference in Berlin, which featured tech from startups…

By Samara Lynn

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SEO ranking

3 Things Every Website Needs for a Better SEO Ranking

To boost your website’s visibility, it all comes down to the fundamentals

SEO is a combination of content, technical fundamentals and user experience. Here are 3 technical…

By Black Enterprise

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Monique Woodward

The Importance of Investing in Black and Latino Entrepreneurs

Monique Woodard, a venture partner for 500 Startups, discusses why her funding strategy is focused on black and Latino founders

Monique Woodward, a Venture Partner at 500 Startups, tells Black Enterprise about her decision to…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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Diversity

The Tech 100: Achtung! Surprises about Diversity in Germany’s Startup Culture

In this edition of The Tech 100: Germans commit to diversity and inclusion in its rapidly-growing tech startup scene

As it tries to establish its own Silicon Valley, Germany is tackling diversity and inclusion…

By Samara Lynn

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BE Global: From Cameroon to Germany’s Tech Startup Industry

Young African ex-pats find opportunity in German's tech startup scene

Germany offers immigrants of color more opportunity and an affordable education than even the United…

By Samara Lynn

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pitch deck

How to Prepare a Pitch Deck That Gets Funding

Components from my pitch deck that got me funding from a legendary VC

BE’s Associate Tech Editor shares key components from her pitch deck that helped her receive…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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cybersecurity

Three Essential Cybersecurity Questions

Businesses should take action to protect themselves and their customers

Cybersecurity is increasingly important to businesses of all sizes. Businesses should consider three questions to…

By Stephen L. Ball

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pay gap

How to Narrow the 37% Pay Gap Between Black and White Women

Gyal's Network is an online platform that connects diverse women and confronts issues of equal pay head-on

There are several factors that drive the gender pay gap, but Jasmine Gill of Gyal’s…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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move

This Startup Is The Best Kept Secret For A Stress Free Move

Learn about a social network that addresses both the logistical and social pain points of moving

Moving is one of the most stressful events in life. But NewbeeNetwork.com, a new social…

By Dr. Dionne Mahaffey

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DJ Mustard

DJ Mustard Goes Live at the Rémy Producers Series

Technology has allowed music producers to be more mobile than ever before

Technology has flipped the music industry on it’s back, especially when DJ Mustard can recreate…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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Ise Lyfe

Artist Ise Lyfe Gets Standing Ovation at IBM@TedTalks

The East Oakland native addresses cultural displacement caused by the tech community

Before the TedTalk, Black Enterprise set down with Ise Lyfe to discuss his movement around…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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Stewart

TechConneXt Backstage: Music, Responsibilities, Snapchat

An exclusive interview with Stewart Butterfield @ TechConneXt #digitalGrace

Nathaniel J. and Stewart Butterfield — founder of Slack — in and exclusive interview backstage…

By Nathaniel J.

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Michael

TechConneXt Backstage: Intel Ai 5G

An exclusive personal interview with Michael Greene of Intel at Black Enterprise's 2016 TechConneXt Summit #digitalGrace

Nathaniel J. and Michael Greene — VP at Intel — in and exclusive interview backstage…

By Nathaniel J.

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Tech Racism

This Week in Tech Racism

When racism and technology intersect; week of Nov. 14, 2016

Incidents of racial, gender, and other harassment have been on the uptick since the election…

By Samara Lynn

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robotics

Young Nigerian Robotics Engineer Creates High-Tech Battlebots

He's infusing virtual reality and robotics to make an awesome new gaming experience

A Nigerian, Millennial-aged robotics engineer has launched a high-tech line of battling robots, infused with…

By Samara Lynn

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How To

resolutions

How to Keep Your Healthy New Year’s Resolutions Going Strong

For millions of people, the new year is also starting with new year resolutions around…

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magical thinking

How Magical Thinking Opens the Door to Success

In this article, we’ll explore magical thinking, what it is, and how it works so…

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