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Diaspora Demo Day

Startup Applications Now Open for Diaspora Demo Pitch Competition 2016

The Diaspora Demo Experience is a vast meetup of entrepreneurs, startups, VCs, investors, and others from the African diaspora

Diaspora Demo Experience is the largest gathering of African entrepreneurs, startups, VCs, investors, and more.…

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#BlackBizMatters: 10 Black-Owned Counterparts to Your Favorite Tech

Here are some tech products, apps, and services that are black-owned and could be used in place of the tech you may already use

“Build our own” is a strong sentiment from the Black Enterprise audience, whenever we cover…

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Airbnb Honors National Voting Rights Act

Lodging service makes strides in diversity intitives and civic engagement

If you logged into Airbnb last Saturday, you may have seen this image:
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The Road to TechConneXt: Stewart Butterfield, CEO, Slack

The Road to TechConneXt is a lead-up series to Black Enterprise's TechConneXt Technology Summit, profiling today's tech leaders and innovators. This week: legendary tech Founder and Slack CEO, Stewart Butterfield.

Perhaps no technological advancement has contributed more to the decline of email, changing the way…

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Who Is Better for Tech—Clinton or Trump? asks who is better for technology, Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump?

An interesting piece from careers site ponders which presidential candidate is better for the…

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Epson Demonstrates Imaging Tools for Business, Art, and Fun

Epson demonstrated its imaging technology that extends beyond document printing

Epson held an event on Wednesday in New York City, demonstrating bleeding-edge imaging technology for…

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online harassment

People of Color and the Young Most Subject to Online Harassment

As many can probably attest, people of color and millennials face the most online harassment

People of color and millennials are subject most to online harassment and bullying, reveals a…

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Code2040 Founder Heads to the White House

Code2040 co-founder is headed to Washington D.C to lend insight to help push diversity and inclusion in tech

Co-founder of Code2040, Laura Weidman Power is about to embark on a pretty exciting mission.…

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phillip buchanon

Tech Innovator of the Week: Phillip Buchanon, New Money Bash

Former NFL cornerback Phillip Buchanon transitions from a pro baller to a tech entrepreneur

Since hanging up his cleats after retiring from the NFL, former cornerback Phillip Buchanon has…

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Digital Divine: AT&T and Inspired Mobility

People are increasingly turning to their smartphones and other mobile devices to find inspiration and spiritual connection, according to new data from AT&T

A new study reveals more of us are using our mobile devices to find inner…

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What We Learned From Trayvon Martin’s Attorney, Benjamin Crump

Attorney shares views on what communities can do to bring awareness and advance change

On Wednesday, Aug. 3, Black Enterprise held a Twitter Chat with Michael Brown and Trayvon…

By Cristie Leondis

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New Wearable Tech to Prevent Zika

High-tech athletic wear is now available to protect you from the Zika virus

When Skin-So-Soft isn’t enough, there’s Nobitech. This is a new athletic line of clothing made…

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app developer

3 Things to Look for in an App Developer

Three things to consider while searching for a proficient app developer

It doesn’t matter whether you built your first computer when you were six, or you…

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How I Created an App Under $200 (and Earned Six Figures in Return)

Building an app with the potential to make bank

Almost everyone has an idea for an app, but most people never act on their…

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Strategic Reason for “Stories” or is Instagram a Snapchat Biter?

Instagram's new "Stories" feature is a smart business move, but people are still criticizing the photo sharing service as a Snapchat copycat

A new Instagram feature is bringing out the tech critic in many. Instagram recently added…

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Gains in Diversity at Apple Even Please Rev. Jesse Jackson

Apple releases its latest diversity statistics, the number of women and minorities increases

Apple made gains in the number of its women and minority hires, according to its…

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Maximize Your Online Audience by Knowing Their Habits

Generate online content for your business? You better know the age of your target audience and their online content consumption habits

Content strategy company Contently offers insight useful for entrepreneurs and anyone generating online content: Different generations…

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Verizon app

BE Test Drive: My Verizon App

A hand-on review of Verizon Wireless's new My Verizon app.

Earlier this month, Verizon Wireless announced some changes to its data plans. The new plans…

By Samara Lynn

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An Invaluable Offering for Closing the Digital Divide

Free data programs are helping to make meaningful progress toward that goal

Recently, a federal appeals court upheld a series of unprecedented new rules that govern almost…

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Levitating CUP

The Perfect Levitating CUP for Harry Potter Fans

Levitating CUP is a new Kickstarter project that really has no point, but is so much fun

It’s always risky to write about Kickstarter tech projects. First, there is always the chance…

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How To


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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