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EBONY, UMG, We Work Present SXSW Tech Contest

by Lynn Cooper

Get ready to witness another blow to the digital divide at SXSW. Urban Creatives Rapid Accelerator and $10,000 Pitch Competition is a new initiative... Read More

Our Favorite Black Twitter Chats

Our Favorite Black Twitter Chats

by Diahann Williams

Tweet, tweet! Twitter is a powerful tool. Read More

[App Addict] Black-Owned Ride-Sharing App Moovn is the Perfect Alternative to Uber

[App Addict] Black-Owned Ride-Sharing App Moovn is the Perfect Alternative to Uber

by ELIZABETH AGUIRRE

Moovn, founded by Godwin Gabriel, is about to become a major competitor with Uber and Lyft, not just in America, but across the globe.... Read More

[App Addict] Recreate Red Carpet Looks With GlamScout

[App Addict] Recreate Red Carpet Looks With GlamScout

by Elizabeth Aguirre

Award season is upon us and while many flock to the internet to review red-carpet style, for others, it’s the make-up, not the gowns,... Read More

[The Upload] Conference Aims at Bridging the Gap in STEM for Black Women

[The Upload] Conference Aims at Bridging the Gap in STEM for Black Women

by Allyson Leak

According to the National Research Council, modern-day students must develop and consistently hone their computational skills in order to compete in a global economy.... Read More

[App Addict] 3 Fun Photo Editing Apps for Social Media

[App Addict] 3 Fun Photo Editing Apps for Social Media

by Elizabeth Aguirre

Gone are the days where a photo editor had to be chained to a desktop and Adobe Photoshop in order to edit pics. Mobile... Read More

[App Addict] 3 Must Have Interior Design Apps for Your Inner Decorator

[App Addict] 3 Must Have Interior Design Apps for Your Inner Decorator

by ELIZABETH AGUIRRE

The New Year is just weeks away, and while many of us are focusing on our “New year, new me” mantras, don’t forget to... Read More

[App Addict] Democracy Now: 3 Apps to Keep You Politically Informed

[App Addict] Democracy Now: 3 Apps to Keep You Politically Informed

by Elizabeth Aguirre

In today’s political climate we the people can no longer afford to allow congress to take advantage of the fact that, more often than... Read More

[The Upload] ConnXus Connects Black-Owned Tech Companies With Dollars

[The Upload] ConnXus Connects Black-Owned Tech Companies With Dollars

by Lynne D Johnson

The numbers still aren’t adding up for African-Americans in tech. A new study conducted by Lawless Research (on behalf of Techstars and Chase for... Read More

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Black Teens Kick Butt in Tech, Need More Access to STEM

by Glenn Jeffers

Here’s the good news. A new study released this past October found that Black tweens and teens are both proficient and confident in basic... Read More