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