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Virtual Reality

Making the Virtual Reality Film with Director Alton Glass

Virtual Reality is one of the hottest new mediums to come to market in the…

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Apps Without Code

This Black Woman Is Building Apps Without Coding

Tara Reed found a pain-point for non-technical founders, and turned it into a business

Tara Reed started out just as any other entrepreneur would, with a business idea and…

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Growth Hacking

Improve Engagement on Your Instagram Page With Growth Hacking

How to hack your way to lead generation

Growth hacking is a process of rapid experimentation across marketing channels to identify the most…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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economic shift

Investor Roundtable Focuses on Creating Economic Shift for POC

Head and Heart Philanthropy's goal is to create a well-manufactured ecosystem.

Over the past week, Head and Heart Philanthropy got together to discuss how they could…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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App

In Less Than 6 Months, One Millennial Created an App While Working Full Time

Find a Stand-in for when your squad isn't available

Find out how Chicago-based millennial, Kimberly Jackson, millennial was able to create a social app…

By Charlene Rhinehart

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app

New App Fights Racism and Discrimination in the Media

Dr. Brendesha Tynes discusses her entrepreneurial venture

Find out how Dr. Brendesha Tynes found the inspiration and resources to develop new app…

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non-traditional

How to Break Into Startups the Non-Traditional Way

The "Breaking into Startups", podcast shows you how

Rubén Harris has a trait that every founder should possess: tenacity. Even with his non-traditional…

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starting

BE FAITH: 3 Secrets to Handle the Stress of Starting a Company

Family and faith help weather storms

Some of the best counters to anxiety rely on family and faith. Here are three…

By Neil Ahlsten

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CodeCrew

CodeCrew Equips Underserved Kids With STEM Training

Kids ages eight to 17 learn how to code

What is CodeCrew? Founded by Egwuekwe, Petya Grady, and Audrey Jones, CodeCrew teaches middle and…

By Robin White Goode

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tech

Online Courses May Be Your Best Bet to Learn Tech

But you still need college to develop soft skills

Going to a top-tier school might not help you gain in-demand tech skills. Instead, all…

By Robin White Goode

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App

Why the Funnel System Isn’t Cutting It for Your Mobile App

Here’s why you need to rethink your current mobile strategy

Ditch the delivery funnel and implement a people-first approach to app development. Here’s how to…

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Spectrum

Government-Private Sector Partnership Causes Concern for African Americans

As our world becomes increasingly more mobile-first, the demand for more spectrum availability is inevitable

It is critical that government leaders work with the private sector to bring new spectrum…

By Hazel Edney

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Diaspora Demo Day

Startup Applications Now Open for Diaspora Demo Pitch Competition 2016

The Diaspora Demo Experience is a vast meetup of entrepreneurs, startups, VCs, investors, and others from the African diaspora

Diaspora Demo Experience is the largest gathering of African entrepreneurs, startups, VCs, investors, and more.…

By Samara Lynn

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Legal Equalizer App May Save Your Life When Pulled Over

Sandra Bland's death inspired the creation of a potentially life saving app

Legal Equalizer uses location services and integrates with a mobile device’s address book. Users can…

By Samara Lynn

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small law

4 Tech Solutions That Will Give Small Law Practices a Big Advantage

Leveraging technology to boost operations and efficiency

Are you practicing small law? Here are some solutions that will give your practice a…

By Black Enterprise

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tech

Tech Will Forever Change the Way We Work in Just a Few Years

In ten years, your work life will be significantly different than what it is today

“…wearables such as smartwatches will tell a worker when it’s time to take breaks, eat,…

By Samara Lynn

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2020Shift Knows You Need More Than Code for Tech Jobs

More Than Code program teaches critical "soft skills" also needed for a career in tech

2020Shift launches More Than Code curriculum to teach hybrid tech skills.

By Samara Lynn

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New Labels Shed Light on Obscure Internet Service Details

New labels will helps customers make “informed choices” on Internet service

FCC unveils new labeling for Internet service.

By Samara Lynn

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4 Ways to Use Snapchat to Your Business Advantage

Treat Snapchat as a window into your 9-to-5 life

Snapchat is also one of the fastest growing platforms for millennials.

By Sirita Wright

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Raspberry Pi

5 Cool Uses for the $35 Raspberry Pi 3

Who wants Pi?

Raspberry Pi 3 is out and, for $35, you can do some amazing things with…

By Samara Lynn

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How To

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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podcast

How to Watch Black Enterprise’s New Tech Podcast on Any Device

Tune into Black Enterprise’s BE The Code podcast hosted by Sequoia Blodgett for all the…

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