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The Future Belongs to the STEM-Savvy

As more girls code, more women sue, but who is ready to fill the tech gender gap?

The latest women’s revolt in the tech industry – a class action suit filed against…

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Apple Adds an African American to its Board of Directors

Tech giant takes a step in the right direction by appointing former Boeing CFO James A. Bell

Former Boeing CFO James A. Bell has been appointed to Apple’s corporate board

By Courtney Connley

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Speaker Panel on Black People in Advertising Fails to Include Black People

A 2015 Advertising Week event titled Here Are All the Black People doesn't feature any on panel

A funny thing happened at the 2015 Advertising Week panel called Here Are All the…

By Samara Lynn

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NBA Digital Hosts First Live Sports Simulcast on Facebook

'Real Training Camp' with the Cleveland Cavaliers will be the first livestream

In addition to being live on Facebook, the first-ever sports simulcast, titled NBA Real Training…

By Mia N. Hall

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Blendoor Wins National Black MBA’s Innovation Whiteboard Challenge

Stephanie Lampkin’s mobile application wins the top $10,000 prize

Stephanie Lampkin, founder and CEO of mobile job matching application Blendoor, is the 2015 National…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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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…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Entrepreneur Creates Online Community That Celebrates African Women

Louisa Kinoshi builds an online community for African makeup artists, beauty bloggers, and makeup enthusiasts

Beauty and tech entrepreneur Louisa Kinoshi built an e-commerce platform and online community for African…

By Kandia Johnson

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Driver’s Licenses May No Longer Get You Through Airport Security

Flying domestically? You may need to get your passport ready

According to a new policy, if you live in one of these four states, a…

By Cristie Leondis

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The Power of Black Women in Fandom

When black women in fandom speak, directors and networks listen

Black Americans watch TV more than any other demographic, yet are overlooked. Black women tend…

By Kerri Evans

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#YesWeCode Will Recruit Minorities for New Tech Training Initiative in the South Bronx

Assembly member Michael Blake hopes to transform district by introducing more economic opportunities for jobless youth

#YesWeCode teamed up with Assembly member Michael Blake for New Faces of Tech, an event…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Tech Founder Creates Online Platform That Sends Customized Care Packages to Seniors

Mary Farrow founded Gramsly, an online platform that curates care packages specifically designed for people aged 50 and older

Gramsly, an online platform, curates care packages specifically designed for people aged 50 and older.

By Kandia Johnson

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[TechConnext Summit] A Forefather to the Modern Day Personal Computer Reflects on His Impactful Career

B.E. Trailblazer Award to be Presented to Roy Clay Sr. at the Inaugural TECHCONNEXT SUMMIT

Roy Clay Sr led the team that created Hewlett -Packard’s first minicomputer. Black Enterprise will…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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[TechConnext Summit] Tech CEO Don Charlton Explains How His Company Survived Early Challenges

Jazz, a recruiting and performance platform for businesses, grew too fast and didn't focus on it's established clientele

“Jazz can be credited as the first company that gave startups the power to recruit.…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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[WATCH] Sean Diddy Combs Joins Tech and Music Industry Innovators at 2015 Revolt Music Conference

REVOLT music conference features some of the biggest names in music and technology, including Scooter Braun, Vania Schlogel, NO I.D., Troy Carter, Jay Brown, and more

REVOLT music conference features some of the biggest names in music and technology, including Scooter…

By Kandia Johnson

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[TechConnext Summit] Get Your Game On

Game Developer, Derek Manns, hosts roundtable discussion on opportunities in gaming at TechConneXt

Derek Manns will be hosting an Opportunities in Gaming & Apps Roundtable discussion at TechConneXt.

By Safon Floyd

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Tech CEOs Team Up to Create New Web-Tracking Technology

Data intelligence platform makes paying artists for streaming content easier

Pharrell earned less than $3,000 from the 43 million digital streams of his chart-topping hit…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Connected Technology Expands Into Home, Workplace

Gadgets and devices that communicate with each other are changing the way we live and work

A virtual reality viewer that works with a smartphone and motion-tracking gloves that let workers…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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#CES2016: Call For Technology That Improves Lives

Video contest for start-ups with tech for seniors and the disabled

To enter, start-ups can submit a video of up to three minutes in length to…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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New Technology Can Help Small Businesses Thrive

Small businesses should make every effort to adapt the latest business technology

“The pace of technological development is as staggering as the ever-changing ways that consumers engage…

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U.S. Commerce Department Gives Small Businesses $3.2 Million for Innovation Research

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is providing the funding

The awardees are from 15 states and were competitively selected from proposals submitted in response…

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