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African American-Led Virtual Reality Company Lands $23 Million in Funding

The Virtual Reality Studio, co-founded by Guy Primus, receives million in funding to create VR content

The Virtual Reality Studio, co-founded by Guy Primus, receives million in funding to create VR…

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Microsoft

LinkedIn Bought by Microsoft for $26.2 Billion in Cash

Microsoft says the LinkedIn buy will increase engagement across Office 365 and its other business products

“Today is a re-founding moment for LinkedIn…”

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tech

The Business Tech Revolution Entrepreneurs Need To Know About

Cutting-edge technologies are becoming ingrained in business, and some African American entrepreneurs are already using them in innovative and profitable ways

Artificial intelligence, virtual reality, holograms, and “smart” devices aren’t just the stuff of sci-fi anymore.…

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Father's Day

Father’s Day Tech Gift Guide 2016

Great techie gift ideas for fathers and father figures for Father's Day 2016

Father’s Day is Sunday, June 19. Although it’s often said that Dads are hard to…

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Martellus Bennett

NFL Pro, Martellus Bennett, Launches Adorable Children’s App

Martellus Bennett is as creative as he is athletic

“I want my daughter [and] other kids of color to grow up with a character…

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Neck

Does Your Child Have Tech Neck?

Physical discomfort and injury are unwanted affects of the Technology Age. "Tech Neck" is a serious issue.

“…a new gadget has launched on Kickstarter to help put an end to “Tech Neck”…

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T-Mobile

You Can Now Not Only Use T-Mobile, You Can Own Part of It

T-Mobile wants customers to become shareholders.

“In addition to the stock giveaway, T-Mobile will offer a number of prizes every Tuesday…

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contact lenses

Record, Watch, and Play Video Through Your Contact Lenses

Soon, you will be able to watch Netflix through your contact lenses

“TechStory reports that Samsung is working on smart contact lenses that record, store, and play…

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gig economy

Refusing to Rent to Blacks: Ethics in the Gig Economy

The new sharing, or gig economy, is bound to bring into question many ethical and legal issues especially around discrimination.

“The host at first accepted her request and then messaged, “I hate niggers, so I…

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emoji

Let There Be Emoji…the New Bible Emoji App

Bible Emojis is an app that translates the books of the bible into colorful emoji.

Bible Emoji is yet another example of the surge in religious technology.

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boombox

This Frankenstein Device is Part Boombox, Part Projector

Flicks service two purposes: a projector and a Bluetooth audio speaker

Watch movies in HD LED or jam to Bluetooth 4.0 audio. This Frankenstein Device is…

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Android

Here’s What’s Up With the New Android OS

Love Android? Get ready to love the operating system more when the newest version, code named Android N, is released

“…you can dig into the guts of an Android phone or tablet.”

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food

We’re Sick to Our Stomachs Over Food Delivery Apps

VCs are full from funding food delivery apps

Who doesn’t love the ease of ordering takeout with a few taps after a hard…

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You Can Now Make Your Toyota Lease Payments by Driving for Uber

The new offering from Toyota and Uber is an innovative, new way to use income derived from the sharing economy

As ride-sharing services continue to disrupt the transportation industry, automakers have been left with little…

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ACT-Coach

Five Useful Apps for Veterans This Memorial Day

These apps for veterans offer assistance for PTSD, benefits information, networking and more

Make the veterans in your life aware of these useful apps, created specifically for them.

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Check Out the World’s First 3D-Printed Office Building

It's a fully-functional office building made from a printer

Dubai is expected to have 25% of its buildings printed by 2030.

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Have a Great Idea for a Tech Hardware Product? This Accelerator Program Wants to Give You $75,000

A Los Angles-based accelerator wants to help founders and entrepreneurs of color realize their tech hardware dream company.

“There is a big gap in the market for any type of hardware activity in…

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uber

The Push to Help Uber and Other Gig Economy Workers

With the amount of people working for Internet-based business such as Uber, tax laws and finances are getting complicated.

“Draft a carve-out to temporarily exempt gig-economy Internet platforms from ill-fitting labor laws.”

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HiRes

Want to Get Rich? Start an Uber or AirBnB-Like Company

The tech startup you are considering had better be "an Uber" of something

Sharing economy businesses such as Uber will see revenue triple by 2020.

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Google Home (Image: Google)

Beyoncé, Google for Your Home, and More Featured at Google I/O Kick-off

Google unveiled a host of new technology at Google I/O including a new assistant; new ways to communicate; and the ushering in high-quality Virtual Reality.

Google I/O shows Google will continue to mesh even further into the fabric of our…

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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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