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The Sharing Economy w/NoirBnb and Uber

Ways African Americans and other people of color can benefit from launching their own sharing…

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TechConneXt

Kicking off 4 Days of Innovation and Opportunity at the 2016 TechConneXt Summit

Influencers, thought leaders, executives, students, and techies gather Silicon Valley.

Join us today as we kick off 4 days of innovation, opportunity, discovery, and networking…

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TechConneXt

Here’s Who You Will Meet at TechConneXt

Black Enterprise's TechConneXt Technology Summit is going to be a two-day fest of great talks, tech, and top talent in Silicon Valley and beyond.

Tickets are going fast! Register for Black Enterprise’s TechConneXt Summit and be part of the…

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Code2040

CODE2040 Receives $1.2 Million in Funding from the Knight Foundation

CODE2040, which helps black and Hispanics succeed in the tech industry, receives $1.2 million from the Knight Foundation

CODE2040 has plans to expand outreach to even more after receiving $1.2 million grant.

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Ryan Rucker and Adam Haywood of Charmer

Inspired at BE TechConneXt Summit, Millennial Entrepreneur Seeks Success With Charmer

Inspired at Black Enterprise's first TechConneXt Summit in Silicon Valley, a young entrepreneur is ready to launch his business.

“What we are trying to do is make reviews more social and more mobile. The…

By Samara Lynn

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Black Media and Tech Legends Reflect During Andreessen Horowitz Fireside Chat

Ed Lewis and Ken Coleman drop life advice gems

Ranging in age from 7 to 70+, 250 attendees convened for an evening event sponsored…

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[TechConneXt Summit] Day 2: Diversity, Finance, Opportunities, and Success

Another full day is scheduled at Black Enterprise's first tech conference

Today the agenda is full of informative sessions on trends, gaming, music, strategizing, and more.

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[TechConneXt Summit] ‘Til next time …

After a wildly successful inaugural event, Black Enterprise gears up for its 2016 Summit.

This year’s TechConneXt Summit covered pitching to investors, millennial tech stars, guides to senior management…

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[TechConneXt Summit] TechConneXt Trailblazers Awards Dinner Recognizes Tech Pioneers

Roy Clay, and Ken and Caretha Coleman were honorees of the evening

At the TechConneXt Trailblazers Award Dinner, tech pioneers Roy Clay Sr. and married couple Ken…

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[TechConneXt Summit] Meet the Hackers

5 HBCUs sent their best and brightest to Silicon Valley to compete for best app creation at BE inaugural tech summit

20 ambitious students hack their way into notoriety with the BE SMART TechConnext Summit Hackathon.

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[TechConneXt Summit] Day 1: Investing and Ascending

The inaugural Black Enterprise TechConneXt Summit kicks off in Silicon Valley

Students, engineers, professionals, executives, and tech pioneers have gathered for two days of collaboration,…

By Safon Floyd

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[TechConneXt Summit] Sequoia Blodgett Talks Millennials in Tech

Draper University Entrepreneur-in-Residence brings expertise to inaugural tech summit

Entrepreneur-in-Residence at Draper University and star of ABC Family’s reality series, Startup U, Sequoia Blodgett,…

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[TechConneXt Summit] Silicon Valley Billionaire Tim Draper Talks Investing In Millennials at BE TechConneXt

The venture capitalist discusses his reality TV show for millennial entrepreneurs

Tech Venture Capitalist Tim Draper discusses his reality television series, Startup U, for millennial entrepreneurs.

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[TechConneXt Summit] David Drummond Talks Tech

The Google SVP will give insight into being in a position of power in Silicon Valley.

Senior Vice President, Corporate Development, and Chief Legal Officer of Google David Drummond will be…

By Safon Floyd

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[TechConnext Summit] TwitChange Founder: At the Intersection of Tech and Hollywood, Integrity is the Key

Shelton Mercer owes his role as social good evangelical to his roots in the church

Whether he’s building multi-million dollar integrated media solutions to brand musical groups like the Jonas…

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Taking Black Business to the Next Level

The evolution of black business has been driven by greater access to capital, expansion into broader markets, and participation in dominant and emerging industries.

The growth and evolution of black business has been, and must continue to be, driven…

By Earl G. Graves, Sr.

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[TechConnext Summit] Mayor Kevin Johnson Confirmed for TechConneXt

The first African American mayor of Sacramento to speak at inaugural event

Kevin Johnson, the first African American mayor of the City of Sacramento, will be in…

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[TechConnext Summit] Silicon Harlem: The New Silicon Valley

Non-profit organization looks to make Harlem the next big tech hub

After you’ve been inspired at Black Enterprise’s TechConneXt Summit, October 12-13 in Silicon Valley, be…

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[TechConnext Summit] Top 10 Reasons to Attend BE TechConneXt

In addition to the obvious opportunities, here are a few reasons you should be at the BE TechConneXt Summit

Black Enterprise invites you all; career-seekers, mid-level professionals, tech entrepreneurs, and diversity seeking companies to…

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After 143 Million Left Vulnerable by Equifax Hack, Here’s What You Can Do

The Equifax hack could be the largest data theft involving Social Security numbers, which is…

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How She Became a Full Stack JavaScript Developer In 5 Intensive Months

My biggest lesson learned was overcoming limitations I had put on myself regarding what I…

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