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Twitter

What’s Going on With Twitter?

Twitter beat Wall Street's expectation this quarter but it's still on shaky ground

Layoffs will commence even though Twitter beat earnings expectations, posting quarterly revenue of $616 million,…

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massive

Massive Internet Outage Appears Resolved

Cyberattack against Dyn has been mitigated

Dyn was hit with a massive DDoS attack—Distributed Denial of Service. With DDoS attacks, computers,…

By Samara Lynn

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Watson

7 Incredible Uses of IBM’s Watson

IBM Watson is becoming the super-brain behind numerous products and services

IBM has made the Watson technology available to anyone from the largest, global enterprise to…

By Samara Lynn

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facial recognition

ACLU Says Facial Recognition Tech is Racially Biased

The dark side of facial recognition technology

The ACLU is calling for the DOJ to investigate concerns over facial recognition technology inaccurately…

By Samara Lynn

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kickstarter

This Kickstarter Raised $25,000 in an Hour

Here's their secret to power-crowdfunding

A smart home hub that allows you to control other smart, connected devices with gestures,…

By Samara Lynn

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tech

Online Courses May Be Your Best Bet to Learn Tech

But you still need college to develop soft skills

Going to a top-tier school might not help you gain in-demand tech skills. Instead, all…

By Robin White Goode

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Airbnb

Airbnb Sues New York

Airbnb and New York politicians lock horns

“We immediately filed a lawsuit challenging the act on state and federal grounds,” said Airbnb…

By Samara Lynn

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Hidden Genius

The Hidden Geniuses of Oakland, California

Community-based program is teaching black boys skills in tech and leadership

An intense 15-month program is equipping young boys of color in California with technological, leadership…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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Small

He’s About That Small Business of Smart Hustle

This small business expert is a tireless advocate for entrepreneurs.

Ramon Ray is well-known for his high energy presentations at conferences and getting audiences pumped…

By Samara Lynn

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black millennials

Beyond Black Twitter: Black Millennials Rule the Internet

Young black adults are wielding influence through digital media platforms

A new Nielsen consumer report found that black millennials are driving social change through technology…

By Lisa Fraser

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Mars

$300M for Humans on Mars, Robots, and Fighting Solar Storms

The Obama administration has huge plans for the country's science and tech future

It’s no secret that President Obama is a blerd—a big-time sci-fi buff and a huge…

By Samara Lynn

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tech prep

Don’t Miss This Tech Prep Event if You Are D.C. Student

The half-day event, targeted to students and millennials, will be all about preparing for the tech job market and entrepreneurship

MMTC will hold a half-day Tech Prep Summit in Washington D.C. to introduce students to…

By Samara Lynn

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black engineers

This Group of Black Engineers Just Got $2M

The National Science Foundation grant is the largest awarded to date in the NSBE's history

The money will help the National Society of Black Engineers build understandings of best practice…

By Samara Lynn

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tech

3 Ways Your Company Can Use Tech To Hook Customers

The digital world of commerce is here to stay and entrepreneurs must fully embrace it

BE’s TechConneXt panel, “Business Tech: What’s Hot, Next and New,” discussed how the latest tech…

By Derek T. Dingle

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Therapy

Get Your Mental Right: Therapy in Your Pocket

Long gone are the days of having to drive down to a therapist’s office, for a face-to-face session

Level Therapy is an app that allows people to video chat with qualified mental health…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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Jonathan Waldrop

The Patent Troll Hunter: Jonathan Waldrop, Top Silicon Valley Attorney

Jonathan Waldrop is a former engineer turned intellectual property attorney, who represents high-profile clients, including Google, YouTube, and Adobe

A seasoned trial lawyer, Jonathan Waldrop has been involved in a number of high-profile technology…

By Samara Lynn

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african american technology

A Revealing Look at How Blacks Use Technology

A new report sheds light on the African American community's enthusiasm for technology, especially mobile

A new Nielsen study reveals that African Americans are tech adopters, depend on recommendations of…

By Samara Lynn

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TechConneXt

[WATCH] Black Tech Founders Demo Products and Services at TechConneXt Innovation Lab

Black tech founders showcase their companies at Black Enterprise's TechConneXt Tech Summit

Several companies including FedEx as well as black-owned tech startups demonstrated a wide range of…

By Samara Lynn

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Robots

Black Robotics Engineers on Whether Robots Will Kill Us All

How deadly are robots to mankind?

At Black Enterprise’s TechConneXt Tech Summit, two black robotics engineers discussed artificial intelligence and robotics;…

By Samara Lynn

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App

Why the Funnel System Isn’t Cutting It for Your Mobile App

Here’s why you need to rethink your current mobile strategy

Ditch the delivery funnel and implement a people-first approach to app development. Here’s how to…

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How To

India

#TechieTips: 4 Things to Consider When Working With Remote Developers in India

India is one of the top countries where startups and other businesses look for talent…

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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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