technology

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Black People Built Social Media, But We’re The Least Protected Across Platforms

Tech platforms and come and go, but the struggles of being Black online will continue unless we stand up for the necessary change.

Celebrate International Women’s Day With These Black Queens of Tech

This International Women’s Day, EBONY recognizes five women making a difference in technology. From app…

Groove With Childish Gambino Via Google Pixel Playmoji

Childish Gambino and Google have teamed up to give Google Pixel users a unique experience with the “Summertime Magic” artist.

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DISRUPTIVE: Nashlie H. Sephus, the Brains Behind the Tech Startup Sold to Amazon

Have you ever made a well-thought-out recommendation in a business meeting, only to have it…

Study: Addiction to Smartphones Reportedly Taking A Toll on Sleep

Our habit of surfing the web, social media and consuming of other apps via our…

Train Fatally Strikes 11-Year-Old Distracted by Cell Phone While Crossing Tracks

Technology has undoubtedly made the world a more convenient place to live, but can also…

There’s an App to Help People Who Can’t Afford Their Bail

If the story of Kalief Browder taught us anything, it’s that bail bonds basically punish…

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Oh Snap! Black Teens the Biggest Users of Snapchat and Instagram

It’s probably no big surprise to see your teenager’s eyes glued to his or her…

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[Upload] Get Schooled With Tech Pro Nourisha Wells

Imagine a website for teens where they get personalized empowering “Keys To Success” from DJ…

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Clap for ‘Em: Urban Creative, EBONY Finalists Announced

Time to put our money where our mouths are, EBONY family.   The Upload– EBONY’S…