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Federal Agencies May Be Telling Trump, “Oh, Hell No!”

Are scientists and federal agents pushing back against Trump's policy?

It appears federal science orgs have resorted to using unofficial Twitter accounts as part of…

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STEM Toys

You Can Now Give Your Kids a Monthly STEM Toy Box Subscription

Can Amazon's new service create budding engineers?

Can STEM toys help build STEM skills? Jeffrey Trawick, said there has been surprisingly little…

By Samara Lynn

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Tech Racism

This Week in Tech Racism: January 22-27, 2017

Your weekly updates on news events surrounding technology and race

This week in tech racism looks at an online article on a national tragedy and…

By Samara Lynn

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Ludacris

Ludacris Co-Founds Hot New Mobile Game ‘Slang N’ Friendz’

Ludacris expands his entrepreneurial portfolio

Actor, hip-hop performer, entrepreneur, and philanthropist Ludacris, just co-founded a tech startup that makes an…

By Samara Lynn

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tech workforce

95% of This Tech Workforce is White

There are almost no people of color in these tech positions

The researchers conclude, “ethnic wage gaps in the U.S. haven’t changed much in the last…

By Samara Lynn

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Bessie Coleman

Today’s Google Doodle Celebrates Black Female Aviator Bessie Coleman

Google reminds us of the incredible life story of the pilot

Bessie Coleman left a remarkable legacy and demonstrated persistence and courage that inspired many other…

By Samara Lynn

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malware

If You Get This Threatening Message on Your Phone, Do This

Malware that threatens to lock your phone, steal your data, and essentially hold it for ransom

This type of malware can cost you money. What you need to know to protect…

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Twitter Trolls

The 10 Best Trump Twitter Trolls

If you're going to troll, troll smart

Many Twitter users engage in mercilessly mocking of Trump. Here are ten of the best…

By Samara Lynn

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500 Startups

Recap: 500 Startups Unity and Inclusion Summit LA

A conference that addressed race, sexuality, religion, gender, and growth hacking

I had the pleasure of hosting the 500 Startups Unity and Inclusion Summit and united…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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Shirley Jackson

7 Facts You Should Know about Shirley Jackson

Leslie Jones shed light on a serious issue; we don't know enough about brilliant black people such as Dr. Shirley Ann Jackson

Here’s a list of seven interesting facts about Dr. Shirley Jackson, the black woman who…

By Samara Lynn

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senator

Tech 100: State Senator Trolls on Facebook

It seems Chris McDaniel, a Republican senator from the state's 42nd District, would rather troll liberals and spew vitriol on Facebook than use the platform for good

Chris McDaniel, a Republican state senator representing Mississippi’s 42nd District, posted a flurry of inflammatory…

By Samara Lynn

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Silicon Valley

You Don’t Have to Live in Silicon Valley to Succeed in Tech

Rodney Williams' Cincinnati, Ohio-based tech company LISNR has raised over $14 million and continues to thrive

Rodney Williams is not what some would deem the stereotypical, Silicon Valley entrepreneur and that…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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Flash Drive

5 Dope Things to Do With a Flash Drive

The many uses of a good flash drive

Don’t get rid of those flash drives lying around. There are a number of ways…

By Samara Lynn

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2020Shift and Uber Will Teach You All About Product Design

2020Shift, with the help of Uber, offers a tech course that is not coding-focused but fulfills a need

The course offering underscores the goals of 2020Shift, to highlight not only the necessity of…

By Samara Lynn

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TV

I Switched to Internet-Only TV; Here’s What It’s Like

Read this and consider the pros and cons of live-streaming television from the web, before cancelling your cable TV subscription

I’ve had Internet TV for 3 months now, and while I was exuberant over “cutting…

By Samara Lynn

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app

The App That Keeps the Jokes Comin’

Now there's a way to listen to your favorite comedians on-demand for free

With Laugh.ly, the app that allows you to listen to the world’s largest library…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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AT&T

AT&T’s Tech Will Let Cars Talk to Each Other

AT&T banks big on self-driving cars

Telecoms and auto manufacturers, as well as technology companies, are making heavy investments in the…

By Samara Lynn

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Venture Capital

Is Your Company Ripe for Venture Capital?

It’s best that you know if your company qualifies, so you aren’t wasting time

Many people start businesses that are not ripe for Venture Capital investment. Before you get…

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BOSS Network

The BOSS Network Presents Its Minority Women in Technology Series

Expect valuable insight on online brand building, funding small businesses, and leveraging your career in tech

Join the BOSS Network on Saturday, January 21, 2017 for their first Technology Event Series,…

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week

This Week in Tech Racism: January 16-21, 2017

Some ugly tech stories with a racist twist from this week

This week, Oracle gets sued for discrimination; BLM sends a digital SOS; Facebook is lax…

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How To

change

“The only woman in the room” & how to change that by 2186

With passionate voices working every day to redefine the standard for gender equality, I believe…

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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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