Tips Archives - Black Enterprise

Technology > Tips

anonymous

How to Be Anonymous Online

Want to hide your identity online? Don’t want anyone to know what you access or…

Read More »
malware

Malware Drops to New Lows, but Florida is the Most Infected

We're getting savvier combating malware and with cybersecurity, but don't get too complacent, security company warns

A new report reveals computer virus and malware infections dropped 47.3% in the first half…

By Samara Lynn

Posted: Tags: , , , ,
police brutality

Silicon Valley Saviors: Tech to End Police Brutality and More Bloodshed

Alton Sterling, Michael Brown, Tamir Rice... the roster of African Americans killed by police just keeps growing. Gun violence is 24/7. It will take technology to alleviate some of this suffering.

Alton Sterling, Michael Brown, Tamir Rice… the roster of African Americans killed by police just…

By Samara Lynn

Posted: Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,
Technology Team

4 Ways to Support Your Technology Team as You Scale

How to fulfill the needs of all members of your tech team

Offering choice is also great for your organization.

By Black Enterprise

Posted: Tags: ,
tardisk

How to Easily Double Your MacBook’s Storage

TarDisk solves the tricky problem of upgrading MacBook storage in a unique way

Additionally, there are no tools required to install TarDisk nor need to open up…

By Samara Lynn

Posted: Tags: , , , , , , ,
co-working space

How to Choose the Best Co-working Space for Your Tech Startup

If you are thinking of using a co-working space for your startup, you want to be sure to ask these questions

Your startup is your baby, and you want to nurture that baby in a safe,…

By Samara Lynn

Posted: Tags: , , , , ,
Entrepreneurs

Best Co-Working Spaces in New England for Entrepreneurs of Color 2016

Part of Black Enterprise's "Best Co-Working Spaces for Entrepreneurs of Color 2016" series

Great co-working spaces for business owners of color.

By Samara Lynn

Posted: Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Northeastern

Best Co-Working Spaces in Northeastern States for Entrepreneurs of Color in 2016

Part of Black Enterprise's "Best Co-Working Spaces for Entrepreneurs of Color 2016" series.

New York:
Nowhere Studio
Brooklyn, New York
Pricing: Starts at $180/month.
Amenities and other info: Wi-Fi, lots of…

By Samara Lynn

Posted: Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
midwest

Best Co-Working Spaces in the Midwest for Entrepreneurs of Color in 2016

Part of Black Enterprise's "Best Co-Working Spaces for Entrepreneurs of Color 2016" series.

 Illinois:
 The Shift
Chicago, Illinois
Pricing: Starts at $145/month.
Amenities and other info: Wi-Fi, individual desks, group work tables,…

By Samara Lynn

Posted: Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
south

Best Co-Working Spaces in the South for Entrepreneurs of Color in 2016

Part of Black Enterprise's "Best Co-Working Spaces for Entrepreneurs of Color 2016" series.

Florida:
Catalyst
Orlando, Florida
Pricing: Starts at $99/month to $425 month for a dedicated office.
Amenities and other info:…

By Samara Lynn

Posted: Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
southwest

Best Co-Working Spaces in the Southwest and West for Entrepreneurs of Color in 2016

Part of Black Enterprise's "Best Co-Working Spaces for Entrepreneurs of Color 2016" series.

Texas:
CoLAB
Fort Worth, Texas
Pricing: Starts at $20/day; $150/month.
Amenities and other info: Wi-Fi, printing/faxing equipment, key…

By Samara Lynn

Posted: Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
co-working

Best Co-Working Spaces for Entrepreneurs of Color 2016

Best co-working spaces for your startup in every region across the continental United States.

Studies show that co-working spaces foster creative and productive environments.

By Samara Lynn

Posted: Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
TSA

5 Ways to Stay Productive (and Sane) While Waiting on a TSA Security Line

With wait times on airport security lines growing, your mobile device is a good way to stay productive while waiting

Re-focus that seething rage of waiting to get through TSA’s airport screening and do something…

By Samara Lynn

Posted: Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Facebook Live

Getting Started with Facebook Live

It's time to get to know Facebook Live if you are trying to build your personal brand or business

According to data collected from Facebook, people comment ten times more on Facebook Live videos…

By Samara Lynn

Posted: Tags: , , , , , , , ,
iStock_000048078334_Medium

5 Lessons Startups Can Learn From the Porn Industry

Online porn is a billion-dollar industry, but not just because sex sells

The online porn industry is highly innovative when it comes to tech and web presence.…

By Samara Lynn

Posted: Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,
maryann

Fast Track Your Tech Startup

Rapport and relationships are the crux of everything

Here are some facts to help dispel any trepidation when fast tracking your tech startup.

By Maryann Reid

Posted: Tags: , , ,
iStock_000053758298_Medium

#WisdomWednesday: How to Game Your Cable Company

Yes, cable bills can be expensive and seem to keep going up. Here are some ways to reduce your cable and Internet access bill.

This year, cable bills will increase by an average of 3%-4%.

By Samara Lynn

Posted: Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
iStock_000077386097_Medium

E-Commerce is Going to Blow Up Even More

If you are going to launch a tech startup, make sure you incorporate e-commerce

Traffic and purchase levels were significantly higher on iOS devices than Android devices…

By Samara Lynn

Posted: Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,
(Image: Kickstarter)

Here’s How Ugly Things Get When You Don’t Deliver on Kickstarter

Here's how not to manage your Kickstarter campaign

“…they came up with the somewhat misguided idea to charge customers who had not yet…

By Samara Lynn

Posted: Tags: , , , , , , ,
iStock_000035515952_Medium

5 Ways to Tell if That Financial App is Really Safe

April is Financial Literacy Month. In its honor, here are ways to ensure you choose safe apps for your mobile financial services

The financial world is at our fingertips

By Samara Lynn

Posted: Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

How To

Cultural bias

Ask Sheree: When an Employee Suffers Cultural Bias

What should I do when I sense that my manager is culturally biased against me?
First…

Read More »
Startups

How to Start a Profitable T-Shirt Business

T-shirts are contemporary wardrobe staples for men, women, and children today. Building an online T-shirt…

Read More »