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Forward: The Doctor’s Office of the Future [VIDEO]

Forward is meant to be preventative and forward thinking, hints the name.

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Using Technology to Maximize Productivity

These are some apps that I found helpful with pros and cons included

I must have downloaded about 10 scheduling apps but ultimately, I landed on Calendly.

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Office Technology

The Future of Office Technology (And What It Means For Your Business)

How are you gearing up for these trends?

Here are three of the most significant trends to be aware of — whether you’re…

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Facebook Messenger

Facebook Messenger Will Dominate Your Life

You are about to be in Facebook Messenger a lot longer

Clearly, the Facebook team has a goal: to have you do just about everything in…

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kids' robots

BlackGirlsCode’s New Tools Are Kids’ Robots

Using kids' robots and apps to teach black girls coding

The kids’ robots come courtesy of SmartGurlz, a startup that makes coding robots and action…

By Samara Lynn

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Moovn

Moovn, a Black-Owned Version of Uber, is Making Strides Despite Challenges

Moovn's founder talks about the challenges of expansion

Moovn is one such startup that has the distinction of being black-owned. Godwin Gabriel launched…

By Samara Lynn

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Oath

AOL and Yahoo Are Merging into One Company Called “Oath” and Twitter’s Going Nuts

It's a mash-up of two of the oldest internet companies, ever

Various outlets are reporting that Yahoo CEO Marissa Meyer will step down from her role…

By Samara Lynn

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Verizon

Verizon Campaign Says #WeNeedMore for High-Tech Jobs

There are currently 9 million STEM job available.

Verizon has launched a new campaign, #WeNeedMore to shed light on the currently four million…

By Samara Lynn

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AT&T

AT&T to Solve Deadly Oversight That Killed Many 9/11 Responders

Years in the making, the nation's first responders will finally get their own network

The FirstNet network will be operational in every U.S. state and territory, serving more than…

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Baron Davis

Baron Davis is the Gift that Keeps on Giving

Tis' the Season, all year around

Davis’ coloring book teaches you all about the African-American figures that school did not.

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Samsung Galaxy S8

The Samsung Galaxy S8 in a Nutshell

The Samsung Galaxy S8 is bold and beautiful. But will it sell?

The new Galaxy phones come with advanced security, including face recognition and eye scanning—you can…

By Samara Lynn

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Uber

After a Rough Week, Uber Announces it is Diversifying

Amid controversies and scandals, some good news for Uber

“Similarly, we hired 3% more Black and 2% more Hispanic employees compared to our overall…

By Samara Lynn

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Verizon

Verizon Is Sending A Big Message to its Customers With This Change

Having low or no credit and signing up without a contract are no problem with Verizon's Fios Prepaid service

Verizon is the first of the big cable and broadband providers to provide prepaid, month-to-month…

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Google Howard West Program Bridges Silicon Valley and Black Colleges

Howard West will kick off with Howard University.

On Thursday, Google announced the launch of its new diversity initiative, Howard West.
Starting this summer,…

By Samara Lynn

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virus

Scary Phone Virus Bypasses Two-Factor Authentication

If you don't have antivirus software on your phone, you are leaving yourself vulnerable

It intercepts SMS messages and replaces it with its own which has a link to…

By Samara Lynn

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eBay

The 9 Strangest Things Ever Sold on eBay

eBay is the place where almost anything is for sale.

They say everything has a price. That old adage was never more obvious than when…

By Samara Lynn

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AfroFemmism

The Intriguing Art and Technology of AfroFeminism

A world that converges technology, science, and art all centered on the black woman

The NSAF project is designed by a team of women of color who are artists,…

By Samara Lynn

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Shamrock Shake

Slurp Your Shamrock Shake With a McDonald’s High-Tech Straw

This high-tech McDonald's straw is the food chain's offering for the ultimate milkshake experience

McDonald’s introduced its new high-tech straw. No, you can’t connect it to Wi-Fi. And no,…

By Samara Lynn

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artificial intelligence

Artificial Intelligence as a Weapon for Hate and Racism

A SXSW discussion cautions society about the dark side of rapidly advancing artificial intelligence technology

There is a need for a new resistance movement that actively monitors and brings awareness…

By Samara Lynn

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iRobot

“iRobot” is Now a Very Real (And Scary) Thing – Watch!

The quest is to make robots more human-like and pervasive throughout our lives

The robots are actually listening to one another and then making responses based on what…

By Samara Lynn

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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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