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Alton Glass Debuts New Virtual Reality Film at American Black Film Festival (ABFF)

After making history at the 2014 American Black Film Festival (ABFF), the filmmaker returned to…

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ABFF

Here’s What to Expect at the 2017 American Black Film Festival

Engaging panels, film screenings, and the opportunity to hear from prominent filmmakers and actors

The 2017 American Black Film Festival (ABFF) will be held in Miami from June 14-18…

By Selena Hill

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Silicon Valley Nonprofit Founder Tells How Tutoring Is the Path to Opportunity

Bay Area Tutoring Association addresses education inequities

He calls tutoring a bridge to opportunity and says “everybody needs tutoring. It helps students…

By Robin White Goode

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Amanda Gorman

One 19-year-old’s Journey from Special Needs to Acclaimed ‘Genius’

Despite being born with special needs, 19-year-old Amanda Gorman is an Ozy Genius Award winner who is now using virtual reality to change society

Amanda Gorman became an Ozy Genius Award winner from pitching her idea to create a…

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Virtual Reality

What Does It Take to Make a Virtual Reality Film? (Part 2 of 2)

Virtual reality is the visual phenomenon that is quickly approaching normality

It could be six, it could be eight, it could be twenty cameras, all stitched…

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Virtual Reality

Making the Virtual Reality Film with Director Alton Glass

Virtual Reality is one of the hottest new mediums, but do you understand how it works? Part I

Virtual Reality is one of the hottest new mediums to come to market in the…

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CES 2017

9 Examples of the Most Insane Tech That Will Be at CES 2017

A sample of the technology that we are looking forward to testing at CES 2017

CES 2017 is sure to have big announcements related to Virtual Reality, drones, connected cars,…

By Samara Lynn

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Michael

TechConneXt Backstage: Intel Ai 5G

An exclusive personal interview with Michael Greene of Intel at Black Enterprise's 2016 TechConneXt Summit #digitalGrace

Nathaniel J. and Michael Greene — VP at Intel — in and exclusive interview backstage…

By Nathaniel J.

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robotics

Young Nigerian Robotics Engineer Creates High-Tech Battlebots

He's infusing virtual reality and robotics to make an awesome new gaming experience

A Nigerian, Millennial-aged robotics engineer has launched a high-tech line of battling robots, infused with…

By Samara Lynn

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The Road to TechConneXt: Mary Spio, Engineer

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: Aerospace Engineer and Ceek VR Inc. Founder, Mary Spio

Spio is an aerospace engineer and entrepreneur who honed her skills as a wideband/satellite communications…

By Samara Lynn

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virtual reality

How Virtual Reality Will Let You Talk to the Dead

A new virtual reality project that lets you interact with deceased loved ones

What if you could put on a virtual reality (VR) headset and share a conversation,…

By Samara Lynn

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African American-Led Virtual Reality Company Lands $23 Million in Funding

The Virtual Reality Studio, co-founded by Guy Primus, receives million in funding to create VR content

The Virtual Reality Studio, co-founded by Guy Primus, receives million in funding to create VR…

By Samara Lynn

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tech

The Business Tech Revolution Entrepreneurs Need To Know About

Cutting-edge technologies are becoming ingrained in business, and some African American entrepreneurs are already using them in innovative and profitable ways

Artificial intelligence, virtual reality, holograms, and “smart” devices aren’t just the stuff of sci-fi anymore.…

By Samara Lynn

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Beyoncé, Google for Your Home, and More Featured at Google I/O Kick-off

Google unveiled a host of new technology at Google I/O including a new assistant; new ways to communicate; and the ushering in high-quality Virtual Reality.

Google I/O shows Google will continue to mesh even further into the fabric of our…

By Samara Lynn

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Tiny Projector Turns Your Wall Into a 150-foot TouchScreen!

The Lazertouch projector weighs 5 ounces but makes a huge image

Lazertouch creates a virtual touchscreen and interactive whiteboard.

By Samara Lynn

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Timbaland Invests in New Tech Company That Lets You ‘Feel’ Sound

Timbaland backs company with an innovative way to let users experience sound throughout their body

“SubPac is a game changing experience for both artists and fans,” said Timbaland

By Samara Lynn

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Zuckerberg Trashes Trump, Plots Facebook World Domination

Mark Zuckerberg reveals Facebook's 10-year roadmap, and it will re-vamp social media

“I hear fearful voices calling for building walls and distancing people they label as ‘others’…”…

By Samara Lynn

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7 Virtual Reality Headsets We Want Now

Virtual Reality has evolved and is accessible to the masses. Here are some of the hottest headsets we want.

The technology consists of a pair of somewhat awkward looking headsets that immerse the wearer…

By Samara Lynn

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When That Hologram Message from Star Wars Becomes Reality

Holograms are now a real thing.

Holograms are now a real thing.

By Samara Lynn

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Virtual Reality

7 Crazy Uses of Virtual Reality

Virtual reality will change our roller coaster rides, porn, and much more

Virtual Reality will change our rollercoaster rides, porn and much more.

By Samara Lynn

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“The only woman in the room” & how to change that by 2186

With passionate voices working every day to redefine the standard for gender equality, I believe…

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Ask Sheree: How to Manage an Overload of Work

It is very common for a busy professional to feel overwhelmed with their job commitments…

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