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Black Entrepreneurs Gain a Foothold in Silicon Valley

Black Entrepreneurs Gain a Foothold in Silicon Valley | Blacks and Technology | Scoop.it
When Chris Bennett moved to Silicon Valley from Miami in 2010 to jump-start his Web business, his first goal was ...
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Why Do Blacks Make Technology Popular?

Why Do Blacks Make Technology Popular? | Blacks and Technology | Scoop.it
A lot of money is being spent to attract young African Americans, the trendsetting early adopters of new technology.
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Black Entrepreneurs Gain a Foothold in Silicon Valley

Black Entrepreneurs Gain a Foothold in Silicon Valley | Blacks and Technology | Scoop.it
When Chris Bennett moved to Silicon Valley from Miami in 2010 to jump-start his Web business, his first goal was ...
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12 Social Media Trends To Look For In 2012 | Black Web 2.0

12 Social Media Trends To Look For In 2012 | Black Web 2.0 | Blacks and Technology | Scoop.it
It's that time of the year again where everyone starts their social media and/or technology predictions for 2012 blog post.
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Tech Week in Review 11-25-2011

Tech Week in Review 11-25-2011 | Blacks and Technology | Scoop.it
No Flash for Ice Cream Sandwich Android 4.0, Ice Cream Sandwich,  is launching on the new Galaxy Nexus phone minus one standout feature of most Android...
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The color of money: Survey sheds light on racial makeup of VC industry

The color of money: Survey sheds light on racial makeup of VC industry | Blacks and Technology | Scoop.it
The professional venture capital community is more diverse than ever, but employment is still largely dominated by white men, according to the results of a joint census conducted by the National Ve...
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Blacks In Technology podcast episode 23 w/ Kimberly Bryant

In this episode Greg speaks with Kimberly Bryant, Biotechnology/Engineering professional and the founder of Black Girls Code, a program that is focuse...
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TechCrunch | Racism And Meritocracy

TechCrunch | Racism And Meritocracy | Blacks and Technology | Scoop.it
Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you can’t have missed the recent dust-up over race and Silicon Valley. Like almost every discussion of diversity and meritocracy in this town, it turned ugly fast.
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Michael Arrington is right (about one thing)

Michael Arrington is right (about one thing) | Blacks and Technology | Scoop.it
TechCrunch's founder is unhappy with criticism following his comments about diversity in an upcoming CNN documentary. But we should focus on more important issues.
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Blacks In Technology - Blog Archive - Blacks In Technology ...

Blacks In Technology - Blog Archive - Blacks In Technology ... | Blacks and Technology | Scoop.it
Posted by blacksintechnology on November 17th, 2011. In this episode Greg speaks with Kimberly Bryant, Biotechnology/Engineering professional and the founder of Black Girls Code, a program that is focused on introducing girls of color ...
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How the tech industry can remedy its race problem | VentureBeat

How the tech industry can remedy its race problem | VentureBeat | Blacks and Technology | Scoop.it
The U.S. tech industry has a race problem. Anyone who's worked in Silicon Valley for any length of time will have noticed the alarmingly large number of white guys occupying positions of power.
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Race and Technology: Q&A with Startup Founder Hank Williams

Race and Technology: Q&A with Startup Founder Hank Williams | Blacks and Technology | Scoop.it
Hank Williams joined eight other African American technology entrepreneurs at a live-in Silicon Valley-based business accelerator called NewME (New Media Entrepreneurship).
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Critics Accuse CNN’s Soledad O’Brien of Ignoring History of Blacks in Tech - COLORLINES

Critics are saying that Soledad O'Brein missed mentioning some Blacks in tech during "Black In America 4".

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The Importance of STEM in Encouraging the Next Generation of Tech Leaders: Black Engineer & Black Entrepreneur

The Importance of STEM in Encouraging the Next Generation of Tech Leaders: Black Engineer & Black Entrepreneur | Blacks and Technology | Scoop.it
Read The Importance of STEM in Encouraging the Next Generation of Tech Leaders in Corporate News written by Andrea L. Taylor, Director of North America Community Affairs, Microsoft Corporation at Blackengineer.com.
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Tech Talk & Internet Marketing Made Simple: Black Pioneers In The ...

Tech Talk & Internet Marketing Made Simple: Black Pioneers In The ... | Blacks and Technology | Scoop.it
"I never worried about the audience," says the 39-year-old Ellington, CEO and chairman of NetNoir (www.netnoir.com), one of the first Black Internet companies. "I know Black folks will adapt to any technology and use it ...
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Kai Dupe (Software Engineer, Author, and Educator)

Kai Dupe (Software Engineer, Author, and Educator) | Blacks and Technology | Scoop.it
Kai Dupé is a doctoral student at Pepperdine University where he is conducting research on the under representation of African American males in compu...
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LDColeman | Smartpower

Lauren DeLisa Coleman's "SMARTPOWER" (http://www.ldcoleman.com/radio/) is a hip podcast series that examines the convergence of pop culture events with emerging tech and and business.

 

Episode 22 : Occupy Apres-Txgiving: Miley Cyrus, Siemens, Washington Post...

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How to Build A Black Silicon Valley?

How to Build A Black Silicon Valley? | Blacks and Technology | Scoop.it
More than 100 smart, successful black people met this week to lay plans for building what many outsiders believe is impossible, a national network of black entrepreneurs and investors building high-tech companies.
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Social Media Accounts, Life After Death

Social Media Accounts, Life After Death | Blacks and Technology | Scoop.it
What happens after you die? One of the most existential questions of all time takes on a whole new meaning when you add technology to the mix.
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26 things Black In America 4 didn’t show you last night during my summer in Silicon Valley | SocialWayne.com by Wayne Sutton

26 things Black In America 4 didn’t show you last night during my summer in Silicon Valley | SocialWayne.com by Wayne Sutton | Blacks and Technology | Scoop.it

Wayne Sutton (@waynesutton), one of the participants in the NewMe Accelerator startup featured in Black In America 4, shares of things you we did not see while the cameras were rolling this summer.

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Black America needs angels to create entrepreneurs, not Superman

Black America needs angels to create entrepreneurs, not Superman | Blacks and Technology | Scoop.it
OPINION | In order to create more entrepreneurs in Black America and the nation’s urban centers, we must stop waiting for Superman and start cultivating angels.
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The Dangers of 'Black in America' | Tech & Sensibility

The Dangers of 'Black in America' | Tech & Sensibility | Blacks and Technology | Scoop.it
Since the airing of Black in America 4: The New Promised Land, I have been contacted by many people asking me to speak about it—from tech entrepreneurs ...
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Blacks play more video games, but little diversity behind the scenes

Blacks play more video games, but little diversity behind the scenes | Blacks and Technology | Scoop.it

African Americans are among the biggest consumers of gaming products but are they behind the scenes making the money...?

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Declining numbers of blacks seen in math, science

Declining numbers of blacks seen in math, science | Blacks and Technology | Scoop.it

Why aren't there more African-American students taking math, science, engineering and math?

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Race, meritocracy and Silicon Valley | The Technology Chronicles | an SFGate.com blog

"Black In America 4" has hit a nerve in Silicon Valley.

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