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GroupMe App Used for Racial Profiling in Georgetown Shops

A messaging app is used to racially profile African American shoppers

Organized by the Georgetown Business Improvement District, Operation GroupMe’s chat sessions have generated over 3,000…

By Samara Lynn

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Mississippi App Guru Sheena Allen to Appear in New Documentary ‘She Started It’

Serial app creator offers advice on what it takes to achieve tech success

“I am a triple-whammy when it comes to tech. I’m female, I’m black, and I’m…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Chastity Dotson, actress and app developer

BET ‘Single Ladies’ Star Builds Community Watch App in Wake of Police Violence

Chastity Dotson turns her acting talent toward technology in an effort to change the world

With Zafa, when a user presses a button in the app, three things happen; 1)…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Young Girls Design an App and Win Black Girls Code Hackathon

Young innovators participate in Black Girls Code Hackathon and win $2,000 for designing an app to support their studies

Young innovators participate in Black Girls Code Hackathon and win $2,000 for designing an…

By Kandia Johnson

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‘Anonymously Ask a Black Person’ Site Returns

Developer, Wayne Sutton, talks barriers in tech

Tech expert, Wayne Sutton, created a site, marketed to non-whites, in an effort to stop…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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SelfieHeat App Rewards Selfie Takers

The most popular personal pics get prizes

“Posting selfies is a big thing now. People like to show off and tell stories,”…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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New App Teaches Kids About Money Management

Author Rogina Smith transforms her book series to appeal to children of the digital age

Since its publication in 2003 the Kiddie Coins Kids book series has been committed to…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Google Photos App: Worth More Than Words

New app lets users do more and it costs less

The new app effortlessly organizes photos chronologically, geographically and, with the facial recognition feature, it…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Lincoln Stephens, social entrepreneur and BE Modern Man

BE Modern Man: 10 Weeks, 100 Ambassadors

Today's male leaders of color. In their words. Their way.

In an effort to turn the conversation about young black men into something positive instead…

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Entrepreneurs Summit: Stay in The Know with BE Events App

Keep one step ahead with the digital tool

Download the free Black Enterprise Events app to stay in the know of Entrepreneurs Summit.

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10 Most Controversially Banned iPhone Apps

These apps were not bettering humanity at all

Apple contains the largest store for digital applications in the world, yet these 10 banned…

By Kevin L. Clark (@KevitoClark)

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Getting Social with Coupons

New coupon app allows users to include Facebook friends

To use this free app, you’ll have to first go to the RedPlum Facebook page…

By Sheiresa Ngo

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Imaginary Feet co-founder Pat Jackson

Tech Company Imaginary Feet “Crosswalks” into the Next Phase of App Discovery

Tech company allows you to discover new apps based on your social circle

Imaginary Feet co-founder Patrick Jackson shares insight on how his company manages to carve out…

By Anslem Samuel

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You, the Consumer, Have the Power

Black Enterprise's President/CEO reminds consumers of their financial power and right to great customer service

For decades, African Americans have been hit with what has been called the “Black tax.”…

By Sonja Mack

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Follow Black Enterprise at the Consumer Electronics Show

Drop in all week for news, tips, videos and reviews of the hottest tech products of 2011

Visit BlackEnterprise.com daily between Jan. 4 to Jan 10 for reports on the latest tech…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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