Tag Archives: Google


Management Shake-Up at Twitter; Top Execs Out

Key management leave Twitter; the social media company's shares fall

Top-level management shakeup at Twitter keeps investors wary.

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Google Driverless Car Prototype

Apple and Google Will Lead $600 Million Near-Future Car Market

The driverless and connected car industry is about to 'blow up'

Apple and Google are set to disrupt the car industry.

By Samara Lynn

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Report: Google Paid Apple $1 Billion for iOS Search Privilege

Google and Oracle battle it out in court and some disturbing information about Google and Apple is reported

Did Google pay Apple $1 billion to be on the iPhone?

By Samara Lynn

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People Trust Google News More Than Any Other News Source

Search engines have become the trusted, go-to source for news

Survey reveals Google News and other search engines are believed to be most credible sources…

By Samara Lynn

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Safety Improves As Cars Continue to Evolve Into Wheeled Computers

U.S. Department of Transportation continues to plan for driverless, high-tech cars

Last week, the DOT announced it will not only support but encourage efforts to increase…

By Samara Lynn

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U.S. Department of Transportation Maps Out Plan For Self-Driving Vehicles

U.S. Secretary of Transportation outlines DOT's plans for self-driving vehicles

The federal government is preparing America’s roadways for autonomous, self-driving vehicles.

By Samara Lynn

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Calling All Entrepreneurs of Color: Get Your CODE2040 Residency Application Submitted

Get your applications in quickly for Code2040's Entrepreneur in Residence program

Code2040 is a nonprofit organization dedicated to increasing the representation of black and Hispanics in…

By Samara Lynn

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Stanford University Survey: 84% of Women in Tech Told They Are “Too Aggressive”

A new survey of women in tech reveals some disturbing patterns

Women in tech still have a ways to go to achieve equality and respect.

By Samara Lynn

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Diversifying Google: Meet Three Black Google Engineers

While the diversity and inclusion effort in tech continues, meet three black engineers in prestigious careers at Google

As tech companies continue to share diversity statistics with the public, it’s clear there is…

By Samara Lynn

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Walmart Pay

Attention Walmart Shoppers: Introducing Walmart Pay

Walmart throws down gauntlet in digital wallet competition

Walmart just launched its own mobile payment solution, Walmart Pay. With the launch, Walmart is…

By Samara Lynn

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President Barack Obama introduces Solicitor General Elena Kagan as his choice for Supreme Court Justice. (Source: Associated Press)

Race in College Admissions: LDF and MALDEF Respond to Fisher v. University of Texas Decision

Scalia stuns Court: Should black students go to 'lesser' schools?

Race in college admissions is on the docket at the Supreme Court–examining whether or not…

By Robin White Goode

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Amazon Prime Air Drone

Your Amazon Package Will Soon Arrive by Drone

Amazon's Prime Air service is testing package delivery via drone

The drone industry is going to revolutionize delivery.

By Samara Lynn

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Awesome Black Friday Technology Deals

Deals abound on Black Friday/Cyber Monday tech devices and gadgets

Get a jump on holiday shopping with these Black Friday deals from XBox, Dell, and…

By Samara Lynn

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The 5 Internet Companies That Get Most of Our Money

These publicly traded companies get 70% of our online dollars

Only publicly-traded companies were factored in. Also, companies that make revenue from Internet activities, but…

By Samara Lynn

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[TechConnext Summit] From Wall Street to the Valley, TaskRabbit COO Explains the Key to Transitioning Successfully

Stacy Brown Philpot maps out the way to making a career shift as a non-technical professional

Stacy Brown Philpot is a master at building and scaling global juggernaut companies. She spent…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Google.org awarded a grant to Silicon Valley De-bug (shown), which strives to end unfair mass incarceration. (Image: Google.org)

Google.org Gives $500,000 to #BlackLivesMatter and Other Justice Groups

Google.org gives millions in social justice grants

Earlier this week, at a film screening of 3 ½ Minutes, 10 Bullets in San…

By Samara Lynn

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BE Bytes – October 25-30, 2015

A wrap-up of the most buzzed-about and relevant tech news of the week

A week-end’s look at what’s trending in tech.

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[TechConneXt Summit] Google Senior Executive Shares the Inside Scoop on Silicon Valley

David Drummond, SVP and chief legal officer of Alphabet, kicks off the Black Enterprise TechConneXt Summit with a revealing fireside chat

David Drummond is one of the most powerful execs in Silicon Valley. Here’s his insight…

By Alisa Gumbs

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Google CFO: Hiring Women is Good for Business

Ruth Porat says enlisting more women isn't just good for society, it's good for the bottom line

Porat, who was hired in March, said companies need to have plans for women and…

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Google Debuts New Nexus Lineup and New CEO at Event

Google unveils new Nexus smartphones, a completely re-engineered Chromecast and more.

Highlights from today’s Google Nexus event.

By Samara Lynn

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