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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…

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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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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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Lo Toney

The Tao of Lo Toney: Words of Wisdom for Funding a Tech Startup

At TechConneXt, GV venture capitalist Lo Toney delivered some rules for tech startups seeking funding

Acclaimed Silicon Valley venture capitalist Lo Toney, took part in a one-on-one session about how…

By Samara Lynn

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TechConneXt

10 Riveting Moments from TechConneXt, Part 2

Black Enterprise's TechConneXt Tech Summit 2016 has come to an end, but some moments are lasting

TechConneXt was a success in total, but there were a few moments that were truly…

By Samara Lynn

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TechConneXt

10 Riveting Moments from TechConneXt, Part 1

Black Enterprise's TechConneXt Tech Summit 2016 has come to an end, but some moments are lasting

TechConneXt was a success in total, but there were a few moments that were truly…

By Samara Lynn

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sharing economy

The Sharing Economy w/NoirBnb and Uber

Are you a popular journalist or the neighborhood fix-it guy? You can offer classes, workshops, and rent your home for people to stay while on vacation

Ways African Americans and other people of color can benefit from launching their own sharing…

By Maryann Reid

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Neal Sales-Griffin

Neal Sales-Griffin Discusses Empowering People Through Code

During Black Enterprise's The Good Life tour, Neal Sales-Griffin spoke with us about how he empowers youth through education

Technepeur Neal Sales-Griffin talks about how’s he’s empowering the world by teaching people coding and…

By Selena Hill

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Black Girls Code

Black Girls Code Makes Cameo on Fox’s ‘Empire’

On this week's episode of 'Empire,' Cookie Lyon, played by Taraji P. Henson, visits a Black Girls Code seminar

Cookie asks Dubois what Black Girls Code is all about, to which he replies, “This…

By Samara Lynn

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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…

By Samara Lynn

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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…

By Samara Lynn

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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…

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…

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…

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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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