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Clap for ‘Em: Urban Creative, EBONY Finalists Announced

by #TeamEBONY

Time to put our money where our mouths are, EBONY family.   The Upload– EBONY’S multimedia series for profiling Black technology entrepreneurs– announced the... Read More

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Influencers: Jonathan Waldrop Links Complex Worlds of Tech and Law

by Karen Roberts

Jonathan Waldrop is one of those people with a complicated sounding job title and responsibility that is vital to big corporations like YouTube and... Read More

[App Addict] Jesse Williams’ Ebroji App Has Mad Flava

[App Addict] Jesse Williams’ Ebroji App Has Mad Flava

by Elizabeth Aguirre

Traditional Gif and keyboard apps may be mildly amusing, but Actor and Activist Jesse Williams and his wife, Aryn Drake-Lee, have taken Gif applications... Read More

[App Addict] Confronting Mental Illness

[App Addict] Confronting Mental Illness

by Elizabeth Aguirre

It’s no secret that in the Black community it’s taboo to speak openly about psychological distress. Despite the fact that 16 percent of us... Read More

[Tech Tuesday] Facebook’s Excuse for Its Lack of Workplace Diversity

[Tech Tuesday] Facebook’s Excuse for Its Lack of Workplace Diversity

by #teamEBONY

Facebook is among many multi-million corporations that struggles with diversifying its workforce. Last week, the corporation's head of diversity blamed what those inside tech... Read More

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[App Addict] 3 Apps That Help You Confront Police Brutality

by Elizabeth Aguirre

In today’s digital age, knowledge can and should be used as a weapon. Knowing your rights and having the ability to protect others' rights... Read More

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[App Addict] 3 Apps That Make for Easy Travel

by Elizabeth Aguirre

Traveling can be relaxing, exciting, and fun, but it’s rarely an easy endeavor. Between finding a place to vacation, selecting a hotel, and choosing... Read More

#TechTuesday: Black Churches Promote Computer Literacy

#TechTuesday: Black Churches Promote Computer Literacy

by #teamEBONY

Churches across the nation are seeking to provide their members with computer literacy. Under an initiative created by Reverend Jesse Jackson's Rainbow PUSH Coalition, participating... Read More

[The Upload] Twitter Was HERE for Bozoma Saint John’s #BlackGirlMagic

[The Upload] Twitter Was HERE for Bozoma Saint John’s #BlackGirlMagic

by #teamEBONY

Last year, Apple was praised for commissioning not one, but two women to address attendees at its annual Worldwide Developers Conference. In keeping up... Read More

[App Addict] 5 Restaurant Apps You Need to Have

[App Addict] 5 Restaurant Apps You Need to Have

by Elizabeth Aguirre

We all have that one friend who always knows where the hot new restaurant in town is. They plan every birthday dinner because quite... Read More