BIT meetup at Self.conference

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Blacks In Technology is an official diversity sponsor for the Self.conference event taking place May 29-30 at the Motor City Casino in Detroit, MI., and we are happy to be organizing a meetup event during the conference. This will be Read more…

#BITTechTalk ep. #68 with Sian Morson CEO of Kollective Mobile

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(Because of previous technical issues this podcast was rescheduled from Jan 22nd) On this episode of the Blacks In Technology #BITTechTalk podcast we welcome back our good friend, author, founder, speaker and digital strategy expert, Sian Morson. Sian is the CEO/Founder Read more…

Apple offers scholarships to the WWDC 2015 conference to Blacks In Technology students and members

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Apple has just announced their Worldwide Developers Conference for the week of June 8th-12th in San Francisco, CA.,  and is offering scholarships to the conference to members of the Blacks In Technology organization as well as members of other participating STEM Read more…

A War, a Manifesto, Respect, Courage and some barking: Scrum just got real Part 2

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On February 25-26, 2015, I took a two-day ScrumMaster class with Instructor Peter Borsella of Winnow Management. On March 1, 2015, I passed my ScrumMaster exam and I am now a Certified ScrumMaster. I must first start off by telling Read more…


Code2040 — shaping the future for minority coders

Blacks In Technology recently sat down with Laura Weidman (Founding Executive Director of  Code2040) for a one on one interview about the Code2040 program.

In case you aren’t aware Code2040 is an organization that matches high performing black and latino undergraduate and graduate coders and software engineering students with Silicon Valley start-ups for summer internships,

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Black Founders

Black Founders

The Black Founders mission is to increase the number of successful black entrepreneurs in technology.  Our goal is to create an ecosystem that stimulates tech entrepreneurship and fosters economic growth in the community.
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Black Girls Code

Black Girls Code

BlackGirlsCode is devoted to showing the world that black girls can code, and do so much more. By reaching out to the community through workshops and after school programs, BlackGirlsCode introduces computer coding lessons to young girls from underrepresented communities in programming languages such as Scratch or Ruby on Rails. 
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