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drones

Get Ready for the Upcoming Drone Overtake

Drones will soon be flying almost everywhere

The commercial sector is so ripe for drone penetration that many companies previously focused on…

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data

Maximum Capacity: Fighting Data Overload

Our lives are bombarded by information and cognitive overload; now what?

How do companies keep consumers interested in content without making them data-weary? EA’s senior product…

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National Museum of African American History and Culture

Download National Museum of African American History and Culture App

The Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture? There's an app for that

The National Museum of African American History and Culture app delivers a “story-driven” mobile experience…

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ICANN

The Tech 100: No, Obama is Not Giving Away the Internet through ICANN

In this edition of The Tech 100: There's been a whole lot of mess about the transfer of ICANN, here are the facts.

It’s a shame that some would spread falsehood just to advance their pet causes or…

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App

Textbook Refers to Slaves as ‘Workers,’ So She Creates Watchdog App

Dr. Tynes was inspired to create the app after a mom discovered that her son’s world geography textbook referred to African slaves as “workers”

A new web app developed by associate professor, Dr. Brendesha Tynes, Rate My Media, is…

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Google Apps

So Long Google Apps, Hello G Suite

Google Apps gets a new name and a slew of new features.

Google Apps gets re-branded to “G Suite” as the productivity suite gets a facelift to…

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social empowerment

Mobile Technology: A Vehicle for Economic and Social Empowerment

How mobile technology can lead the way to social justice

Young African Americans have embraced mobile technology for social and cultural empowerment, but aren’t taking…

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Adkins

The Road to TechConneXt: Rod Adkins, Tech Pioneer

As IBM's first African American senior vice president and corporate officer, Rod Adkins was instrumental in the creation of Watson, IBM's supercomputer

Rodney C. Adkins is a technology pioneer who was one of the principals behind creating…

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Dr. Ashitey Trebi-Ollennu

The Road to TechConneXt: Dr. Ashitey Trebi-Ollennu, Robotics Engineer

Dr. Ashitey Trebi-Ollennu is considered a leader in the field of robotics

Dr. Ashitey Trebi-Ollennu will take part in discussing advancements and opportunities in the fields of…

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social media

Here’s How Social Media Destroys Your Relationship

If you want that new relationship to work out, don't be so quick to 'friend' them on Facebook

It’s all about the timing when friending a new love interest on social media, according…

By Samara Lynn

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NCSA

The White House and NCSA Want You to Lock Down Your Login

The White House's new initiative to inform Americans about everyday cybersecurity

Most of us think a username and password are enough to stay safe on line;…

By Samara Lynn

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Terrence Southern

Tech Innovator of the Week: Terrence Southern, Robotics Engineer

Detroit native Terrence Southern advances STEM education while leading GE's automation strategy

Despite a busy professional life, Terrence Southern makes time to pay it forward with his…

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tech

How Non-Techies Can Break Into the Tech World

Yes, you can fulfill your dream of conquering Silicon Valley, even if you aren't a techie

Startup Grind is a collective of entrepreneurs and advisors. Here are some great words of…

By Samara Lynn

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presidential debate

Here’s An App That Collects Millennials’ Views on Presidential Debate

The Charmer app will take millennials' pulses about the first debate between Clinton and Trump

An app to garner valuable data on Millennials’ thoughts about the Presidential candidates and the…

By Samara Lynn

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Tristan Walker

Tristan Walker Partners with HBCU Collegiate Sports

The grooming company aimed at people of color, Walker & Co. launches a partnership with an HBCU collegiate sports organization

Bevel is about to be used on a number of athletes’ faces. Bevel is a…

By Samara Lynn

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skills

Most In-Demand Tech Skills for 2016

Get to studying! Here are the most in-demand and highest paying technology skills and certification of 2016 from Dice.com and Robert Half Technology

The annual list of most in-demand technology skills and certifications typically translates into the highest…

By Samara Lynn

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Google

Google Opening Lab in Oakland to Grow Black Engineers

Google is extending beyond the familiarity of Silicon Valley into Oakland, C.A.

In an effort to create more engineers and entrepreneurs of color, sources say Google is…

By Samara Lynn

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NSBE

Google Tag Teams With the National Society of Black Engineers in Diversity Effort

The NSBE joins forces with Google to support the development of more black engineers

The program is year-round and offers college students who are also members of NSBE coding…

By Samara Lynn

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Luma

Luma Is the Only Known WiFi Router Company Led by a Black Person

The Tech 100 is a column that looks at race, religion, sex, politics, and business in terms of technology, because—yeah—they are all connected somehow

One fact is clear; the consumer networking produce space, is dominated by white and Asian…

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TechConneXt

Here’s Who You Will Meet at TechConneXt

Black Enterprise's TechConneXt Technology Summit is going to be a two-day fest of great talks, tech, and top talent in Silicon Valley and beyond.

Tickets are going fast! Register for Black Enterprise’s TechConneXt Summit and be part of the…

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How To

windfalls

How to Budget for Unexpected Windfalls

Having a plan for unexpected windfalls can be as important as anticipating surprise expenses. Just…

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Evita Robinson, founder of Nomadness Travel Tribe (Image: Nomadness Travel Tribe)

How to Get Paid for Traveling

Evita Robinson, founder of Nomadness Travel Tribe (Image: Nomadness Travel Tribe)
Have a passion for…

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