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Google

Ne-Yo Discusses the Fine Line Between Tech and Entertainment

Google sponsored a panel discussion at the 2017 American Black Film Festival (ABFF) that addressed…

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music

Educator Offers Free College Courses on the Business of Music

Meet John P. Kellogg, a leading attorney and Berklee College of Music professor, who is teaching two free online courses on the music business

With more people eager to launch a career in a fast-changing industry, one prominent attorney…

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Pulitzer Prize Winners

From Brooklyn to Broadway: Playwright Lynn Nottage Makes History as Two-Time Pulitzer Prize Winner

Lynn Nottage joins an elite and exclusive group of multiple Pulitzer-winning American playwrights and debuts ‘Sweat’ on the Great White Way

Lynn Nottage shares her elation with the Broadway debut of Sweat and her upcoming projects…

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Prentice Penny

‘Insecure’ Showrunner Prentice Penny Opens Up About his New truTV Series

After working behind the scenes on 'Insecure,' 'Girlfriends,' and 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine,' Prentice Penny will step onto the small screen

Writer and producer Prentice Penny stars in the new lifestyle series Upscale with Prentice Penny,…

By Gwendolyn Quinn

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TV

I Switched to Internet-Only TV; Here’s What It’s Like

Read this and consider the pros and cons of live-streaming television from the web, before cancelling your cable TV subscription

I’ve had Internet TV for 3 months now, and while I was exuberant over “cutting…

By Samara Lynn

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Tech Forecast

Tech Forecast: Social Artificial Intelligence Increases Entertainment Brands Profit Margins

Usage of emerging tech cultivates new experiences and partnerships with location-based entertainment insights

New predictive social analysis data is a trending tech topic for 2017 just like President…

By Nathaniel J.

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fashion week

Fall 2016 New York Fashion Week

Fashionistas can expect to integrate effortless chic, elegant silhouettes, and tech for spring/summer '17

New York Fashion Week is the ultimate sneak peak of the most incredible fashion ideas…

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The Ultimate Man (or Woman) Cave Projector

You will never go out to the movies again

Want to turn your man cave or living room into an awesome theater? You can…

By Samara Lynn

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screenwriting

The Akils on Jumpstarting Your Career in Screenwriting

In their Q&A-filled Industry Coaching seminar, Mara Brock Akil and Salim Akil provide practical advice on how to become a screenwriter

Mara Brock Akil and Salim Akil brought some tips on screenwriting to the American Black…

By Kali Wilder

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virtual reality

African American-Led Virtual Reality Company Lands $23 Million in Funding

The Virtual Reality Studio, co-founded by Guy Primus, receives million in funding to create VR content

The Virtual Reality Studio, co-founded by Guy Primus, receives million in funding to create VR…

By Samara Lynn

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Claire Sulmers Talks Inspiring the Next Generation of Fashion and Entertainment Leaders

Fashion Bomb Daily founder shares inspiration behind Cocktails with Claire tour

Claire Sulmers opens up about Cocktails with Claire tour, working with Miss Diddy and best…

By Courtney Connley

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‘Unfiltered’ Documentary about Rihanna in the Works

New documentary will take a deeper look into the life of the popular young entertainer, philanthropist, and businesswoman

A new documentary about Rihanna will take an ‘unflitered’ look into the life of the…

By Kali Wilder

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7 Virtual Reality Headsets We Want Now

Virtual Reality has evolved and is accessible to the masses. Here are some of the hottest headsets we want.

The technology consists of a pair of somewhat awkward looking headsets that immerse the wearer…

By Samara Lynn

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Actress Bresha Webb Dishes on the Best Career Advice She’s Ever Received

"Meet the Blacks" star opens up about her biggest influences in the industry

Find out what actress Bresha Webb says is the best career advice she’s ever received…

By Courtney Connley

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The Real Story About Steve Harvey and the Miss Universe Pageant

Harvey made no mistake by becoming part owner of the pageant's production company

In the Dec 2014/Jan 2015 issue of Black Enterprise, Steve Harvey discusses details of his…

By Courtney Connley

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NABFEME: The Premier Organization for Women in Music and Entertainment

But this nonprofit is about more than just entertainment

The National Association of Black Female Executives in Music & Entertainment (NABFEME) is a nonprofit…

By Chanel Martin

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Ghosts, Goblins and … Blackface? Racist and Culture-Mocking Halloween Costumes Continue to Spark Outrage

Are consumers and retailers taking things too far?

An ugly side of Halloween is the recent cases of revelers facing public outrage due…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Coming Soon: Fandango’s FandangoLabs

The popular site for moviegoers launches a research and development arm

FandangoLabs will seek ways to incorporate the latest technologies to add to the movie-going experience…

By Samara Lynn

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Misty Copeland To Debut on Broadway

The prima ballerina is taking on a new role with new challenges but she's fully aware of what it takes to succeed

Misty Copeland is prepping for her Broadway Debut August 25th in New York City.

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Saks Fifth Avenue Announces ‘Empire’ Inspired Clothing

Fans of the show can dress like their favorite characters this fall

Saks Fifth Avenue and Fox announce a new fall collection inspired by popular TV show…

By Brittany Dandy

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How To

change

“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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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…

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