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BlackBerry Priv

BlackBerry Earnings Beat Expectations

The BlackBerry Priv is responsible for higher Q3 earnings

Higher sales including handset sales are being credited to the launch of the BlackBerry Priv.…

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Report Shows Drop in High-Speed Internet in African American Homes

Economics and increasing reliance on cellular Internet is leading more black households to unsubscribe from high-speed Internet such as FIOS and cable

Following nation-wide trends, more African American households are giving up high-speed Internet service.

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15 Gift Ideas for Star Wars Geeks

Know a Star Wars fan? Here are 15 great gift ideas.

It seems as though everyone has become a Star Wars fan, from youngsters in Generation…

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Pixel Pals


Buzz and his friends, the Pixel Pals, teach kids the fundamentals of electronic design with the Buzz’s Brain Blast kits. From soldering circuitry to programming, kids are taught complex concepts in fun and interactive ways. The basic kit is priced at $25 and an add-on, which teaches the basics of robotics, is available for another $20. The kits work with Raspberry Pi, Arduino, and Brain Board systems.

10 STEM Gifts for Kids

Holiday gifts that teach STEM skills

Here are some holiday gifts for nurturing and encouraging STEM skills.

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Cloud Computing

Study Confirms How Most Small Businesses Use Cloud Computing

Small businesses eagerly embrace cloud backup solutions

In a nutshell, cloud computing is the access to a variety of computing resources, including…

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Walmart Pay

Attention Walmart Shoppers: Introducing Walmart Pay

Walmart throws down gauntlet in digital wallet competition

Walmart just launched its own mobile payment solution, Walmart Pay. With the launch, Walmart is…

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Harvard Study Reveals AirBnB Hosts More Likely to Reject Black Guests

Another instance of discrimination in travel

In an experiment involving over 6,000 Airbnb listings, researchers sent rental inquiries using two sets…

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KJ Hill

Quest for NIH Grant to Develop Painless Glucose Monitoring

Biotech entrepreneur seeks NIH funding to launch innovative wearables solution for diabetics.

Biotech entrepreneur helps others receive NIH funding while launching his vision.

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Spinpoint: A New Travel App That’s a Family Affair

Jamar Jordan rallied his network to create tool that's a digital passport of your adventures

Spinpoint is a location services and travel app supporting videos, images, and even Bucket Lists.

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Andre Walters

From Sports to Tech: How One Professional Went from Jordan’s Camp to Making Apps

Andre Walters shares his journey to launch Yuno app

Tech entrepreneur Andre Walters is the founder of Yuno, a new “social media e-commerce” platform.…

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Business World

Productivity Solution: OneVuex and Microsoft Are Ready to Boost Workflow Efficiency

Darrel S. Bass shares how he has created an innovative work software solution

OneVeux is an innovative line of business software solution designed to streamline workflow and cut…

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Yondr: The New Tech Co-Star at Dave Chappelle’s Shows

Comedian will use the new tech solution to make his performances phone-free zones

Yondr is a case that locks a smartphone and prevents it from connecting to Wi-Fi…

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REPORT: Most Commercial Airlines Will be ‘Connected’ by 2019

Most airlines will have Internet service in a few years

According to the study, the airlines are also finding several benefits for having passengers bring…

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Alumnify and Thurgood Marshall College Fund Create HBCU Alumni Mobile Platform

Comprehensive social mobile platform will help alumni network and connect

Alumnify is an app that connects high school and college alumni. For TMCF, the company…

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Amazon Prime Air Drone

Your Amazon Package Will Soon Arrive by Drone

Amazon's Prime Air service is testing package delivery via drone

The drone industry is going to revolutionize delivery.

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Cloud Computing

Nearly Half of All Small Businesses Not Using Cloud Storage

Study reveals that many small businesses are not leveraging the benefits of cloud storage

A new study shows that almost half of all small businesses are not using cloud…

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6 Gadgets and Apps to Make Holiday Road Trips Easy

Cut out the stress and turn up the fun with these tools

Cut out the stress and turn up the fun with these apps for a seamless…

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Awesome Black Friday Technology Deals

Deals abound on Black Friday/Cyber Monday tech devices and gadgets

Get a jump on holiday shopping with these Black Friday deals from XBox, Dell, and…

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Traveling for the Holidays? Use Tech to Give Your Pet More Than a Kennel Stay

Tech innovations help alleviate worries over pets left behind when traveling

Arranging for pet care is a reality for many when traveling for the holidays. Here…

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RushCard Faces Class Action Lawsuits

Russell Simmons tells HipHop DX that the RushCard debacle was devastating

A look at the PACER (Public Access to Court Electronic Records) website shows three cases…

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