Tag Archives: tech

Kwame Thomison

Coffee With: Asana Engineer Kwame Thomison

Meet Kwame Thomison: an Engineering Site Lead at Asana with a B.S. in Information Science from Cornell University

Learn more about the career path of Kwame Thomison, an Engineering Site Lead at Asana…

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Lexi Butler

Coffee With: Airbnb Project Manager Lexi Butler

Meet Lexi Butler, a Standford University graduate who ended up unexpectantly working in the world of tech.

Learn more Lexi Butler, how she landed a job at Airbnb, and how the Standford…

By Black Enterprise

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science

3 Essentials to Turn Girls Onto STEM

Stephanie Espy, author of STEM Gems, talks about several ways to interest girls in STEM at an early age

Above all, approaching science, technology, engineering and math with intentionality is the best way to…

By Black Enterprise

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manage

These Are the Apps That Can Save You Big Money

You need these apps in your life

So if you are looking to get a deal shopping for a new electronic item,…

By Black Enterprise

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tech

Breaking Into Startups: From Prison to Tech

Divine went from incarceration to innovation

Divine, a former drug dealer turned tech founder, talks about his journey from crack to…

By Jeanette Lewis

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podcast

How to Watch Black Enterprise’s New Tech Podcast on Any Device

Tune in for our new tech podcast, to learn about #AllThingsBlackinTech

Tune into Black Enterprise’s BE The Code podcast hosted by Sequoia Blodgett for all the…

By Samara Lynn

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Venture Capital

Is Your Company Ripe for Venture Capital?

It’s best that you know if your company qualifies, so you aren’t wasting time

Many people start businesses that are not ripe for Venture Capital investment. Before you get…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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CES

Love Tech? Here’s Why You’ll Want to Go to CES 2018 [WATCH]

There were incredible tech beauty products as well as tons of robots at CES this year

Every year the show, which is already huge, seems to get even bigger. This year…

By Samara Lynn

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BE The Code - Monique Woodard/Sequoia Blodgett

A Podcast That Provides Tech Industry Advice? Where?!

Black Enterprise uncovers tech gems with 500 Startups Venture Partner Monique Woodard, only on 'BE the Code'

Curious about how to pitch to a venture capitalist or what it means to raise…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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Coalition

See How This Coalition is Helping Black Female Techies

The Research Coalition of Black Women and Girls in Computing is amplifying the voices of black women in computing

The Research Coalition of Black Women and Girls in Computing spoke to BE about celebrating…

By Karima Mariama-Arthur, Esq.

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Afro Tech

Blavity’s Afro Tech Conference was a Very Woke ‘Lituation’

10 Reasons Why You Should have been There

From swag surfing during the lunch break to Rodney Williams encouragement of being petty, Afro…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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App

Why the Funnel System Isn’t Cutting It for Your Mobile App

Here’s why you need to rethink your current mobile strategy

Ditch the delivery funnel and implement a people-first approach to app development. Here’s how to…

By Black Enterprise

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Spectrum

Government-Private Sector Partnership Causes Concern for African Americans

As our world becomes increasingly more mobile-first, the demand for more spectrum availability is inevitable

It is critical that government leaders work with the private sector to bring new spectrum…

By Hazel Edney

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Venture Capitalist

Technically Incorrect: Tech Needs Obama as Venture Capitalist

Focusing on the intersection of technology, politics, and social issues from an African American perspective.

The rumors have been flying fast and furiously: Post-presidency, President Obama may head to Silicon…

By Samara Lynn

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small law

4 Tech Solutions That Will Give Small Law Practices a Big Advantage

Leveraging technology to boost operations and efficiency

Are you practicing small law? Here are some solutions that will give your practice a…

By Black Enterprise

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The Lean UX Design Method That Will Make a Real Difference

Demonstrating the value in human-centric design

By prioritizing UX design over hardware, Apple launched a product that killed the competition in…

By Black Enterprise

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Why Startup Incubator-Hopping Is Beneficial to Launching Your Business

Consider whether or not incubator-hopping will be beneficial to the launch of your startup.

Venture capitalists Sam Altman and Jason Calacanis both wrote posts recently on the topic of…

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Want to Get Rich? Start an Uber or AirBnB-Like Company

The tech startup you are considering had better be "an Uber" of something

Sharing economy businesses such as Uber will see revenue triple by 2020.

By Samara Lynn

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#AirbnbWhileBlack: Airbnb Sued for Racial Discrimination

The space-sharing giant faces the threat of a class action lawsuit

On Tuesday, Airbnb earned themselves a high-profile lawsuit due to their inability to adequately address…

By Hailey Wallace

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Tech Startup

Growing Your Tech Startup? Find a Community Outside of Silicon Valley

Here are some tips for growing your tech startup

Here are some tips for growing your tech startup.

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