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3 Concerns Consumers Should Have About the Verizon/AOL Merger

Experts and history suggest that privacy, censorship and the Open Internet may be at risk

The $4.4 Billion Verizon acquisition of AOL wasn’t an antitrust concern, the FCC announced in…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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LA Times Becomes First Newspaper to Cover ‘Black Twitter’

Dexter Thomas takes on groundbreaking new role

Dexter Thomas is listed on The Los Angeles Times online directory as a “staff writer…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Periscope: Winning at Disrupting Social Media Advertising

What this new platform means for small business owners

Periscope provides never-before-seen opportunities for small business owners to interrupt with customers.

By Michelle Y. Talbert, Esq.

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Entrepreneurs and ‘Black Lives Matter’

Tips for joining the conversation via your social media platform

Being an entrepreneur is a very tenuous business. We are disruptors of sorts. However, as…

By Ella Rucker

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Who Is Burning Black Churches?

Recent wave of 'suspicious' black church burnings recall nations dark past

Another historic black church has burned down in the South, as the investigations continue into…

By Michael Tolbert

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[Video] BE Modern Man Featured on NYC’s Hot 97 – Ebro in the Morning

BE Modern Man, the Black Enterprise Golf & Tennis Challenge and more

Black Enterprise’s Alfred Edmond and Kelly Pierre-Louis visited Hot 97’s Ebro In the Morning in…

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3 New ‘Foodie’ and Travel Apps

Find the best spots to hang out this summer

3 new foodie and travel focused apps to help you find the best spots to…

By Kandia Johnson

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Rose Stuckey Kirk Shares Insights in ColorComm Twitter Chat

Verizon executive offers tips for healthy work/life balance

Chief Social Responsibility Officer, Rose Stuckey Kirk, shares career insights and advice in ColorComm Twitter…

By Brittany Dandy

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So You Want To Be Famous?

The Root Live talks how to become famous and the best way to use it for business

The Root Live talks how to achieve fame and the best way to use it…

By Brittany Dandy

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[WATCH] Franchesca Ramsey to Host MTV’s Decoded

YouTube sensation to tackle race in new online series

YouTube vlogger, Franchesca Ramsey, penned to tackle race in new online MTV series, “Decoded.”

By Brittany Dandy

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[RECAP] Michelle Obama Surprises Military Moms-to-Be with Baby Shower

First host surprise baby shower for soon-to-be-moms in Italy

First Lady Michelle Obama host surprise baby shower for soon to be moms in Italy.

By Kandia Johnson

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[VIDEO] First Lady Michelle Obama Calls Charleston Shooting ‘Horrifying’

FLOTUS addressed the church massacre while visiting U.S. Troops in Italy

First Lady Michelle Obama, addressed the Charleston, SC church massacre while visiting U.S. Troops in…

By Brittany Dandy

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Filmmaker Delves into Cultural Obsession with the Black Woman’s Derriere

Kimberly Walker explores why black women are oversexualized

Award-winning filmmaker delves into uncanny cultural obsession with the black woman’s derriere

By Kandia Johnson

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What Masks and Identities Do You Bring to Work?

Using Rachel Dolezal as an opportunity to self-reflect

The identities that we utilize in our lives are based on the experiences, values, and…

By Dr. Atira Charles

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6 Facebook Pages For Veterans and Their Families

Connect with military organizations via social media

Use Facebook to connect with military organizations and families in the US Military.

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Industry Leaders Talk Diversity in Film, at 2nd Hollywood Creative Forum East

ABFF and Walter Katiz Foundation bring filmmakers and directors together

Filmmakers, directors, screen writers, content creators and producers of color all gathered at the 2nd…

By Cristie Leondis

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Willow Smith is New Face of Marc Jacobs Fall Line

Designer reveals campaign photo and heartfelt message on Instagram

Designer, Marc Jacobs, reveals Willow Smith as new face of fall campaign on Instagram.

By Brittany Dandy

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Apple Launches Streaming Music and Social Platform

New service will 'Connect' fans with artists

Connect, the social networking feature, will allow fans to follow artists, who will post music,…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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BE Events App Guides African American Festival Goers

All you need to know in the palm of your hand

The BE Events app affords all AAF attendees the opportunity to remain in-the-know throughout the…

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African American Festival Best Pitch Competition

Submit your video today

This year Black Enterprise brings back the much anticipated 2nd Annual Black Enterprise Best Pitch…

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