Tools Archives - Page 3 of 20 - Black Enterprise

Technology > Tools

‘Smart Cards’ Consolidate Bank, Loyalty Accounts Onto One Device

Stratos and Coin seek to lighten wallets with all-in-one cards

Smart cards consolidate bank, loyalty and gift cards onto one device.

By Joel Lyons

Posted: Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,
Facebook logo

[REPORT] Facebook Claims It’s Not an ‘Echo Chamber’

The social media site claims users get differing opinions in their News Feeds

Facebook is at the center of two newly released studies about the access to differing…

By Joel Lyons

Posted: Tags: , , , , ,
seniors-smiling-couple

Sensor Monitors Seniors and Aids in Care

If help is needed, aging parents' movements can be tracked

Technology is stepping in to lend a helping hand to adult children taking care of…

By Joel Lyons

Posted: Tags: , , , , , , , ,
Facebook News Feed

Hack Lets Facebook Pages Become Small Business Websites

Pager lets users turn their company's Facebook page into their official site

Pager turns Facebook profiles into websites, allowing users turn their small business’s Facebook page into…

By Joel Lyons

Posted: Tags: , , , , , ,

Video Streaming Apps Big Winners in Mayweather-Pacquiao Fight

Periscope and Meerkat users live streamed video of the bout for free on social media

There were several apps that streamed the Mayweather-Pacquiao fight for free.

By Joel Lyons

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

New Accelerator Focuses on Veteran-Owned Tech Startups

Venture Hive and Fort Walton Beach, Fla., team up to drive economic growth

Venture Hive Fort Walton Beach create accelerator for veterans.

By Joel Lyons

Posted: Tags: , , , ,

Google’s Android Wear Update Takes on Apple Watch

A software upgrade allows users to wear smartwatches, but leave their smartphones at home

Android Wear update lets smartwatch users leave smartphones at home.

By Joel Lyons

Posted: Tags: , , , , , , ,

New Google Search Procedure Favors Mobile-Friendly Websites

Savvy businesses searched on smartphones will see benefits

Smartphone google searches favor mobile-friendly sites.

By Joel Lyons

Posted: Tags: , , ,
verizon

Verizon Contest Will Award $1 Million to Innovative Entrepreneurs

Verizon's Powerful Answers Award seeks submissions for innovative ideas to solve global problems

Verizon’s Powerful Answers Award seeks submissions for innovative ideas to solve global problems.

By Joel Lyons

Posted: Tags: , , , , ,

STEM Mentoring Programs Invite Girls of Color into the Industy

New York City DOE creates opportunities to push girls towards STEM related fields

New STEM programs were created to mentor low income Girls, African Americans and Hispanics.

By Brittany Dandy

Posted: Tags: , , , , ,

Report: 25% of Small Businesses Don’t Have Websites

According to a study from Clutch, 10% of small business owners don't plan to build one

According to a recent report, a shocking 25% of small businesses don’t have websites.

By Joel Lyons

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

File Last-Minute Taxes With Easy-to-Use Smartphone Apps

Here are tools to help process your return

Tax Day is here. If it managed to sneak up on you this year, there’s…

By Joel Lyons

Posted: Tags: , , , ,

5 Must-Have Apps for Fashion Designers

These apps make designing a little easier

These apps for fashion designers make creating a little easier.

By Essence Gant

Posted: Tags: , , , , ,

5 Fun Apps to Upgrade Your Black History Knowledge

These are perfect for trivia buffs, educators or parents who want to engage children in facts

If you’re a history buff, educator or looking for ways to empower the youth in…

By Kandia Johnson

Posted: Tags: , , , , , , ,

6 Fun Valentine’s Day Apps for Singles and Couples

Your smartphone may hold the holy grail of ideas, activities and places to go…

By Kandia Johnson

Posted: Tags: , ,

Child Safety: 5 Awesome Organizations to Follow on Twitter and Facebook

These groups offer advice, tips and insights for your family

For safety tips, parenting advice and information related to child safety, check out some of…

By Kandia Johnson

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

Wearable Technology That Looks Stylish

Here are a few "smart" pieces to add to your wardrobe

Wearable technology is usually synonymous with square clunky forms and huge hardware. But several designers…

By Kandia Johnson

Posted: Tags: , , , ,

Top 5 Super Bowl XLIX Apps

Kick your experience up a notch this year by using the

In case you haven’t noticed, there’s more to the Super Bowl than football. Whether you’re…

By Kandia Johnson

Posted: Tags: , , , , , , ,

10 e-Commerce Trends to Watch in the New Year

Kaymu tells us what to look out for in 2015

The following is a feature from Innov8tiv.com :
1. Offline and Online Integration Take-Off: Over the…

By Cristie Leondis

Posted: Tags: , , , , ,
App

Need Some Encouragement? Try a Life Coach in Your Pocket

Reduce stress and get clarity on your goals with 3 mobile apps

Whether you’re a CEO of a major corporation or an employee looking to climb the…

By Kandia Johnson

Posted: Tags: , , , , ,

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…

Read More »
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…

Read More »