haiti

Organizer Promises “Groundbreaking” Haiti Tech Conference

by #TeamEBONY

In an effort to accelerate the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals and strike a strong blow against the digital divide that has plagued both the... Read More

Dame Dash Drops Gems For EBONY SXSW Event Finalists

Dame Dash Drops Gems For EBONY SXSW Event Finalists

by Melissa Kimble

Despite what you may see on social media, starting a business is not easy as it looks. It takes a certain (and very specific)... Read More

tech

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

Jesse Williams

Come Through, Jesse Williams

by Lynne d Johnson

Before landing his breakout role on ABC’s hit series Grey’s Anatomy, actor Jesse Williams worked as a high school teacher in the public school... Read More

african american woman in hair salon

Colour App Gets Your ‘Do Done at Home, On Demand

by Lynne d Johnson

Debra Shigley first developed a deep interest in the beauty needs of Black women back when she was an undergraduate at Harvard University and... Read More

[The Upload] Superproducer Ryan Leslie Dials Up Diversity With His SuperPhone

[The Upload] Superproducer Ryan Leslie Dials Up Diversity With His SuperPhone

by Lynne d Johnson

You might know Ryan Leslie as the musician and producer who discovered Cassie Ventura and the singer behind the hits “Diamond Girl” and “Addicted.”... Read More

Aisha Bowe

[THE UPLOAD] Former NASA Engineer Makes Millions with STEMBoard

by Lynne d Johnson

For Aisha Bowe, CEO and Co-Founder of STEMBoard and former aerospace engineer at NASA’s Ames Research Center, starting a tech company in Silicon Valley... Read More

Malik S. Ducard, Director of Content Partnerships at Google

Top 10 Blacks in Technology to Look Out For

by The Grio

Myth-busting has never been an easy task, particularly when it seems that the latest game in business is feigning that excellent people of color... Read More