Howard University

Howard University Announces GooglePlex Campus

by Danielle Pointdujour

Howard University announced the opening of a new west coast campus today at the GooglePlex in Mountain View, Calif. Spurred on by a mission... Read More

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[Upload] Bae Watch, ‘Tagged’ Acquires Popular Black Dating App

by Alisha Tillery

According to a 2016 Pew Research study, online dating has tripled since 2013 among young adults. Despite the significant uptick, dating apps geared toward... Read More

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Take Heed Facebook Quiz Users, Hackers Might Steal Your Info

by Elizabeth Aguirre

Facebook quizzes may seem like harmless entertainment, but can lead to potential theft of personal data. Finding out which character you are in the... Read More

[App Addict] 3 Apps to Get Your Money Right

[App Addict] 3 Apps to Get Your Money Right

by Danielle Pointdujour

We’re three months into 2017 and many people have probably already begun to slack on some of those resolutions they’ve made.  One resolution that... Read More

[Upload] Nicholas Richards’ ROHO Puts Faith in Your Hands

[Upload] Nicholas Richards’ ROHO Puts Faith in Your Hands

by Lynne d Johnson

You could say that Nicholas Richards’ venture  ROHO was built in a night—well, at least that’s when the idea was conceived. Late one evening... Read More

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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