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13 Amazing Black-Owned Software and Technology Companies

by THE BLACK AND MINORITY BUSINESS BLOG on

There are hundreds of software and technology companies in the U.S. Some of the top well-known ones include Facebook, Twitter, Microsoft, and Google -- But there are also many successful technology companies in the U.S. that are Black-owned.... Read full article

6 BIGGEST SMH! MOMENTS FROM THE 2015 VMAS #KANYEFORPRESIDENT

by Blavity on

Below you will find a list of 14 moments from this year’s VMAs that left us either shaking our heads or grabbing our seats!... Read full article

Black-Owned Insurance Agency - Are You Under-Insured?

by Angie BEE on

Providing Knowledge and Insurance Options to Protect Your Assets and Your Family, TR Insurance Agency is Ready to Help!... Read full article

Hampton University Opens Doors to Former ITT Tech Students

by Arrionne Nettles - Chicago Defender on

"Hampton University-University College is working to create a seamless pathway for former ITT Tech students,” said Kim Luckes, J.D., Dean of Hampton University-University College. ... Read full article

Have You Ever Been Told That You Look Like Someone's Twin?

by The Muse and The Messenger on

If you have uttered the words, “hey, she or he looks like me” or, you've heard someone adamantly and somewhat convincingly suggest that they know someone who looks just like you, 'My Twiin Productions' is a reality series that was featured on CBS 46.... Read full article

NAACP Appoints Interim President And CEO

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Derrick Johnson, the president of the organization’s Mississippi chapter, will take on the role. ... Read full article

Black Female Entrepreneurs Shine on ABC’s ‘Shark Tank’

by Brandon Andrews - Black Enterprise on

The full potential of black female founders has yet to realized. Black women are, perhaps, the fastest growing group of entrepreneurs in America.... Read full article

HARRIET TUBMAN WILL REPLACE ANDREW JACKSON ON THE U.S. $20 BILL

by BLAVITY - KYNDAL WILSON on

Harriet Tubman will become the first woman to be featured on U.S. paper currency.... Read full article

Historic all-girls school opens Male Academy

by The Louisiana Weekly on

For one year after Hurricane Katrina, it was part of MAX, a school that included students from St. Augustine, St. Mary’s and Xavier Prep. In the fall of 2006, St. Mary’s moved its operations to the former St. James Major School campus in Gentilly. ... Read full article

Loretta Lynch Announces $20 Million Grant to Fund Body Cameras

by Taylor Lewis - Essence on

As one of her first acts as attorney general, Loretta Lynch has announced a pilot program that will devote $20 million to the purchasing and implementation of body cameras for police officers.... Read full article

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