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Rutgers University Launches Black and Latino Tech Initiative

The event’s goal it to provide scientists, inventors, and technology innovators with essential info that…

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Paul Judge

This Man Wants to Disrupt Your Download

Paul Judge, a renowned security and computer networking researcher, has a new startup, Luma, It's poised to revolutionize home Wi-Fi

Luma is a new startup that launched in June 2016. The company makes a cutting-edge…

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MMTC

Multicultural Media Summit Emphasizes ‘Power’ in Empowerment

People of color in media, telecom, broadband, and finance met for a powerful summit

The (MMTC)—which promotes equal opportunity in mass media, and the telecommunications and broadband industry held…

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Martellus Bennett

Patriots Tight End Martellus Bennett’s Twitter Storm: #StayWokeBruh

Martellus Bennett is not here for critics

Martellus Bennett seemed to express frustration about not being taken seriously as more than an…

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Why This FinTech Founder Believes ‘Entrepreneurship Is the New Street Hustle’

From crack, to rap, to tech: A former drug dealer and rapper launches his own tech startup and talks about a fortuitous meeting.

Divine is prepared to launch his company’s first product—the BLAK card—a pre-paid debit card designed…

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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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Tech

Tech Innovator of the Week: Brock Christoval, CEO, Flyspan

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: Brock Christoval, CEO and Co-founder of Flyspan

Flyspan will provide exciting demonstrations of its cutting-edge drone technology at Black Enterprise’s TechConneXt Summit…

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Power Launch Your Tech Startup with the Coffee Strategy

A new book says coffeehouses and coffee are key to business success. Here's how to apply the advice to your startup

A veteran tech professional and business architect shares what he deems, “The Coffee Strategy” secret…

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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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black-owned

#BlackBizMatters: 10 Black-Owned Counterparts to Your Favorite Tech

Here are some tech products, apps, and services that are black-owned and could be used in place of the tech you may already use

“Build our own” is a strong sentiment from the Black Enterprise audience, whenever we cover…

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Entrepreneur

Tech Innovator of the Week: Dez White, State Safe Stop

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: Dez White, founder of State Safe Stop.

Dez White’s latest tech startup is State Safe Stop, an app to assist during contact…

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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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His Finance Tech App Won Half a Million Dollars for Its Simple Brilliance

Ace Callwood is the $500,000 man. Along with his partners, this tech entrepreneur launched Painless 1099, a tax solution for freelancers and independent contractors.

“The app provides independent contractors a way to focus on their work and avoid unexpected…

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Martellus Bennett

NFL Pro, Martellus Bennett, Launches Adorable Children’s App

Martellus Bennett is as creative as he is athletic

“I want my daughter [and] other kids of color to grow up with a character…

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south

Best Co-Working Spaces in the South for Entrepreneurs of Color in 2016

Part of Black Enterprise's "Best Co-Working Spaces for Entrepreneurs of Color 2016" series.

Florida:
Catalyst
Orlando, Florida
Pricing: Starts at $99/month to $425 month for a dedicated office.
Amenities and other info:…

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Black CEO and Founder Creates the Siam 7X Dual-Screen Phone

Darius Allen is one of few black tech entrepreneurs to create a hardware product; the Siam 7X phone

Allen is also one of the few tech entrepreneurs of color to launch a startup…

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Building an Extraordinary Team: The Heart of the Matter

The founder of Digital Factory, a tech startup, on early family experiences shaping how he built his team

The founder of Digital Factory, a tech startup, on early family experiences shaping how he…

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Make Content, Get Paid With CEWEBITY

Platform offers a way to monetize original online content

“In a world where tech companies make billions off of amazing user content they haven’t…

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TresseNoire Founders

High-Tech Hair: Meet TresseNoire

A natural haircare journey sparks innovation

Natural hair styling pros and advice at your fingertips with the TresseNoire app.

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“The only woman in the room” & how to change that by 2186

With passionate voices working every day to redefine the standard for gender equality, I believe…

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Ask Sheree: How to Manage an Overload of Work

It is very common for a busy professional to feel overwhelmed with their job commitments…

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