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Code2040 Is Set to Disrupt and Close The Wealth Gap

As readers of Black Enterprise know, STEM jobs are the future. Unfortunately, relatively few black…

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Mark Cuban

Mark Cuban Is Right, Liberal Arts Majors Are the Key to the Future

Want to be prepared for the new tech age? Liberal arts is the way to go

We’re hoping that with strong critical thinking, communication, and people skills, plus his tech background,…

By Robin White Goode

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Leslie Miley

Slack’s Former Director of Engineering, Leslie Miley, is a Man of His Word

“We need to allocate money and build campuses in more diverse cities”, says Miley

In November of 2016, Black Enterprise spoke with Leslie Miley, the then VP of Engineering…

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Productivity

7 Productivity Apps Your Smartphone Needs Now

Install these apps on your smartphone now to get the new year started right

Looking to step up your productivity game in 2017? These are the top 8 apps…

By Lynne D. Johnson

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Stewart

TechConneXt Backstage: Music, Responsibilities, Snapchat

An exclusive interview with Stewart Butterfield @ TechConneXt #digitalGrace

Nathaniel J. and Stewart Butterfield — founder of Slack — in and exclusive interview backstage…

By Nathaniel J.

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hackathon

BE Smart Hackathon Has a Winner!

10 teams learn coding, working with mentors, and more

The challenge? Students were charged with developing an infotainment in-vehicle iOS app within the Ionic…

By Robin White Goode

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#BE30DayChallenge

#BE30DayChallenge Week 2: Cleaning Up Email Accounts

Use Week 2 of the #BE30DayChallenge to securing your digital life to finally get a rein on that email inbox

Email is the one mode of communication that just won’t seem to go away. Despite…

By Samara Lynn

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Slack

The Road to TechConneXt: Stewart Butterfield, CEO, Slack

The Road to TechConneXt is a lead-up series to Black Enterprise's TechConneXt Technology Summit, profiling today's tech leaders and innovators. This week: legendary tech Founder and Slack CEO, Stewart Butterfield.

Perhaps no technological advancement has contributed more to the decline of email, changing the way…

By Samara Lynn

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Ex-Twitter Engineer Rants About Diversity, Gets Hired by Slack

Leslie Miley went on a rant about Twitter's lack of diversity. You won't believe what happened next...

Our primary goal is to avoid becoming yet another place where underrepresented groups exit the…

By Samara Lynn

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Duretti Hirpa

Slack Engineer Duretti Hirpa on Why Diversity in Tech Matters

Hirpa sheds light on the business value of tech diversity

Slack engineer Duretti Hirpa talks about the value of having people of color, especially women,…

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Microsoft Nixes Slack Acquisition

Microsoft reportedly saved $8 billion by not buying messaging app

Microsoft reportedly saved $8 billion by not buying Slack.

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How To

Equifax hack

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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JavaScript Developer

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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