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CodeCrew

CodeCrew Equips Underserved Kids With STEM Training

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

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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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7 Great (and Free!) Apps for Managing Student Loans

Help for paying off those student loans

Technology can help you manage and repay student loans.

By Samara Lynn

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Code2040

Calling All Entrepreneurs of Color: Get Your CODE2040 Residency Application Submitted

Get your applications in quickly for Code2040's Entrepreneur in Residence program

Code2040 is a nonprofit organization dedicated to increasing the representation of black and Hispanics in…

By Samara Lynn

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Network Cable

Is Your Internet Slow? Complain to the Attorney General

Attorney General Schneiderman wants New Yorkers to get the Internet speed they're paying for

Did you ever wonder if the Internet speed you are paying for is the speed…

By Samara Lynn

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Travel and Tourism Creating New Adventures With Tech

The industry is discovering clever ways to use social media and mobile apps

The travel industry remains relevant and in-step with current trends. Many in travel and tourism…

By Samara Lynn

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Leisure time with tablet

How We Have Fun: The Tech Effect

How did we ever enjoy ourselves before all of this technology?

From vacations to staycations, whether gaming, communicating or even dating, technology is a major factor…

By Samara Lynn

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People with diverse ethnicities standing in a line

Hiring Managers Explore New Diversity Tech

Technology is being explored as a powerful tool to diversify workplaces

Part of a category of technology known as “People Ops Tech,” these apps and services…

By Samara Lynn

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black woman texting

N’etiquette 101: How To Make Friends at a Tech Conference

Check out these 5 tips to help you make the most of it

Here are several ways to make friends at a tech conference.

By Cristie Leondis

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Who Isn’t Online? New Pew Survey Explains Why Some Stay Off the Internet

Blacks account for one in five people who never go online

According to Pew Research, there are still measurable parts of the population that don’t use…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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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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