An Open Letter On the State of Women of Color in Technology

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As originally posted on http://www.modelviewculture.com Below is an open letter from Women of Color in Tech, an organization focused on tech inclusion, advocacy, and providing support & community for Latina, Indigenous/Native and Black women tech professionals. You can follow their Read more…

#BITTechTalk ep. #78 w/ Brandon Terrell – Founder of Nomadic Technologies

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On this episode of the Blacks In Technology #BITTechTalk podcast, Greg Greenlee sits down with guest Brandon Terrell, Founder of Nomadic Technologies. Brandon Terrell, known to his colleagues and friends as BT, has been trailblazing a path within the startup community Read more…

Black Founders launches entrepreneur mentoring program – FoundersxMentors

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Black Founders has announced their newest program, FOUNDERSxMENTORS — a one-on-one mentor program for startup entrepreneurs. A select number of high-potential entrepreneurs will be paired with an experienced entrepreneur mentor. You’ll meet at least once a month and get the Read more…

DevOpsDays Chicago 2015 – 25% Discount for BIT members!

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The Conference DevOpsDays Chicago 2015 will take place at The University of Chicago Gleacher Center on August 25th and 26th! DevOpsDays is a community-driven technical conference that focuses on bridging the gap between development and operations. The DevOps movement aims Read more…

code2040

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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