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Bae App Proves Acquisitions Are the Name of The Game in Tech

After seeing the buzz and marketing genius surrounding Bae, Tagged decided that the founders Brian…

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10 of the Best Apps From Black Founders in 2016

Some of the best apps this year from black tech founders

Rather than seeking to get hired, some techies created their own opportunities. Here are our…

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Zume Pizza

Conquering the Pizza Industry with Her Robot Army

Tech entrepreneur Julia Collins is using robots to deliver fresh made pizzas in Silicon Valley

Julia Collins, along with her co-founder Alex Garden, launched Zume PIzza in Silicon Valley that…

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App

Textbook Refers to Slaves as ‘Workers,’ So She Creates Watchdog App

Dr. Tynes was inspired to create the app after a mom discovered that her son’s world geography textbook referred to African slaves as “workers”

A new web app developed by associate professor, Dr. Brendesha Tynes, Rate My Media, is…

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STEMBoard

Tech Innovator of the Week: Aisha Bowe, CEO, STEMBoard

Our Tech Innovator of the Week highlights an African American tech startup or innovator as part of Black Enterprise's lead-up coverage to the TechConneXt technology summit in San Francisco this October. This week's innovator: Aisha Bowe, Co-founder and CEO, STEMBoard

While sitting on a review panel board for proposals from small businesses, mostly women and…

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Tech Entrepreneur

An ‘Over-the-Top’ African American Tech Entrepreneur

Andre Swanston co-founded the company Tru Optik which creates intelligence and analytical software for media and entertainment companies.

Fact: African Americans are 30% more likely to consume OTT entertainment than other demographics. OTT…

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KleanCollar

Tech Innovator of the Week: Kenneth L. Wright’s KleanCollar

Our Tech Innovator of the Week highlights an African American tech startup or innovator as part of Black Enterprise's lead-up coverage to the TechConneXt technology summit in San Francisco this October. This week's innovator: Kenneth L. Wright and his KleanCollar.

“We’re looking to change the world one collar at a time,” says Kenneth L. Wright,…

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Ali Abdullah

Claim It! App Founder Got Idea for App While Living on the Streets

From homeless to launching an app that's valued at millions of dollars, Ali Abdullah is an American success story

Ali Abdullah finds success with a brilliant tech marketing idea.The app is Claim It! and…

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How to Position Yourself As an Industry Authority

To build your authority, you’ll need a continuous message that tells the world who you…

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‘I See You’: The Power and Beauty of Building Multiple Tribes of Professional Women

Women that make the time to find their tribes of professional sisters have a competitive…

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