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venture capital

Why I Stopped Raising Venture Capital

I stopped pitching and started building

BE’s Sequoia Blodgett shares her journey into the entrepreneurship tech space after being engulfed in…

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Tech Skills

5 Tech Skills to Learn in 2017 to Make That Paper

These tech skills are almost guaranteed job security

The New Year is a great time to learn new tech skills. These technologies are…

By Samara Lynn

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cooking

This App Makes Cooking and Nutrition Fun and Easy

Can a mobile app that teaches cooking and nutrition using comics and animation help African Americans make better choices in regards to healthy eating and wellness?

See how two brothers teamed up to create The Black Streak Kitchen mobile app, which…

By Dr. Dionne Mahaffey

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Princess Leia

Tech 100: How Princess Leia Influenced This Woman in STEM

Goodbye, Princess Leia. And thanks

Star Wars lit a fire in my imagination and for a kid who came from…

By Samara Lynn

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Text Messaging

The Text Messaging Mistake that Built a Business

Maci Peterson's text messaging mistake resulted in the patented technology company, On Second Thought

Have you ever texted someone and wished that you never sent it? So has Maci…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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black founders

10 of the Best Apps From Black Founders in 2016

Some of the best apps this year from black tech founders

Rather than seeking to get hired, some techies created their own opportunities. Here are our…

By Samara Lynn

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Tech Racism

This Week in Tech Racism: Dec. 30, 2016

For the week ending Dec. 30, 2016

Uber and Lyft answer questions about discrimination concerns; how machines learn prejudice; plus more news…

By Samara Lynn

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Tesla

Watch a Tesla Avoid a Real Accident Without Driver Intervention [Video]

Telsa's self-driving car saves a man from getting into an accident. Watch!

Watch a fascinating dashcam video of a Telsa’s self-driving car technology save a man from…

By Samara Lynn

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CES 2017

9 Examples of the Most Insane Tech That Will Be at CES 2017

A sample of the technology that we are looking forward to testing at CES 2017

CES 2017 is sure to have big announcements related to Virtual Reality, drones, connected cars,…

By Samara Lynn

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emojis

Multicultural Emojis Build Confidence in Young Girls

Author and entrepreneur Simone Da Costa celebrates inner confidence and positive thinking for girls in her new emoji app

Find out how this entrepreneur and author utilized her passion to create an empowering and…

By Black Enterprise

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Top Tech Stories

The Top Tech Stories Most Impactful to People of Color in 2016

There was lots of big news, announcements, and controversies in the tech world this year; many pertaining to people of color

Falling short of diversity goals in Silicon Valley, one company exceeds expectations; Airbnb gets powerful…

By Samara Lynn

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Africa

Building the Bridge Between Africa and Silicon Valley

Stephen Ozoigbo, the CEO of the African Technology Foundation, spoke with BE about the burgeoning tech scene in Africa

Stephen Ozoigbo, CEO of the African Technology Foundation, opens us about his professional journey and…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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funding

Get Your Startup in These Funding Programs, Now!

'Tis the season to apply for funding

F6S—an online network of over 1.5 million tech founders, released its year-end list of funding…

By Samara Lynn

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Auto Show

Something for Everyone at the L.A. Auto Show

Cars were not the only items on display this year, but apps and engineering marvels were also showcased

This year’s L.A. Auto Show wasn’t just about cars. Rather, it showcased apps and engineering…

By Aniesia Williams

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science

10 of the Most Intriguing African Americans in Science and Tech in 2016

Black men and women who caught our attention with their achievements in science and technology this year

While there is an ongoing, sometimes wearisome fight to increase diversity and inclusion in STEM,…

By Samara Lynn

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app

New App Fights Racism and Discrimination in the Media

Dr. Brendesha Tynes discusses her entrepreneurial venture

Find out how Dr. Brendesha Tynes found the inspiration and resources to develop new app…

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Mark Zuckerberg

Step into Dr. Doom’s, Um, Mark Zuckerberg’s, Futuristic Home

Mark Zuckerberg is all about that AI life

Mark Zuckerberg demonstrates how his home is controlled by a voice-activated assistant, automating almost all…

By Samara Lynn

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gift card

WIN $100 Foot Locker Gift Card + Jump Start Your #techie 2017 Career Moves

discover Foot Locker's open #techie jobs plus Facebook Live w/ Foot Locker VP of Talent Acquisitions - Geoff Green ICYMI

Foot Locker $100 gift card give-a-way plus jump start your #techie 2017 career moves with…

By Nathaniel J.

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Nikon

BE Holiday Test Drive: Nikon D5500 DLSR Camera

Black Enterprise's in-house videographer takes the Nikon D5500 for a spin

Nikon released the D5500, it’s latest DLSR camera, a 24.2 megapixels camera that takes impressive…

By Samara Lynn

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Fitness

#TechieFit: Set Realistic Fitness Goals This New Year’s

Five steps to get ready and drop that holiday weight with Romy Antoine, personal trainer, and Nathaniel J., your app-swag expert

80% of fitness resolution-ers fail to achieve their goals by the second week of February…

By Nathaniel J.

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How To

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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podcast

How to Watch Black Enterprise’s New Tech Podcast on Any Device

Tune into Black Enterprise’s BE The Code podcast hosted by Sequoia Blodgett for all the…

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