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#BITTechTalk Podcast Episode #107 w/ PhD Student And Hip Hop Artist – Sammus

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On this episode of the Blacks In Technology #BITTechTalk podcast we are joined by Science and Tech PhD student and hip hop artist Sammus. Continue reading

#BITTechTalk ep. #106 w/ Sherrell Dorsey – #BLKTECHCLT

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On this episode of the Blacks In Technology #BITTechTalk podcast we catch up with Sherrell Dorsey to see what she’s been up to since her earlier appearance on our show. Continue reading

#BITTechTalk ep. #105 w/ Amanda Spann

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On this episode of the Blacks In Technology #BITTechTalk podcast our guest is Amanda Spann, Entrepreneur, Marketing Director and Founder of SpannandCompany, a marketing consulting firm.  About our guest Amanda Spann is marketer and app entrepreneur on a mission to help fellow founders Read more…

#BITTechTalk ep. #104 w/ Derick Pearson Founder of BlackTech Week

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Happy New Year everyone! We are back after a long hiatus and a change of venue. On this exciting episode of the Blacks In Technology #BITTechTalk podcast we will be speaking with social entrepreneur and founder of BlackTech Week, Derick Pearson. Read more…

#BITTechTalk Podcast ep. #103 w/ Courtney and Tye Caldwell of ShearShare

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On this episode of the Blacks In Technology #BITTechTalk podcast we are joined by Courtney and Tye Caldwell, Founders of the startup ShearShare, an app that connects salon and barbershop owners to individual beauty operators to fill unused salon suites and stations on Read more…

#BITTechTalk ep. #101 w/ Sherrell Dorsey – Founder of ThePLUG

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On this episode of the Blacks In Technology #BITTechTalk podcast our guest is Sherrell Dorsey, Founder of ThePLUG. About our guest: Sherrell Dorsey is a social impact tech writer covering technology, sustainability, and equity in Fast Company, Next City and other national Read more…

#BITTechTalk Podcast ep. #100 w/ Samara Lynn, Brandy Foster and Kyle Ofori

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On this special edition of the Blacks In Technology #BITTechTalk podcast we are celebrating our epic milestone of reaching 100 episodes, and having a “two parter” which will include 3 guests. During the first part of our podcast we will Read more…

#BITTechTalk ep. #99 w/ Marquett Burton Founder of Fletch

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On this episode of the Blacks In Technology #BITTechTalk podcast we are joined by Marquett Burton. Marquett is an entrepreneur, a speaker, an educator and the founder of Fletch a college retention app empowering students to form study groups & easily get academic support. Read more…

#BITTechTalk ep. #98 w/ Makinde Adeagbo – Founder of /dev/color

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On this episode of the Blacks In Technology #BITTechTalk podcast we are joined by Makinde Adeagbo, Software Engineer and Founder of the /dev/color organization. /dev/color is a non-profit organization on a mission to advance the careers of black software engineers. About our guest: Makinde Read more…

#BITTechTalk ep. #97 w/ Melissa James – Founder and CEO of The Tech Connection

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On this episode of the Blacks In Technology #BITTechTalk podcast we are joined by Melissa James, President and CEO of The Tech Connection, which is a premier marketplace for purpose driven, diverse technical talent. Their mission is to help people reach their Read more…

#BITTechTalk ep. #96 w/ Kory Campbell “Inspired to Code – From HBCU Grad to Full Stack Developer”

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On this episode of the Blacks In Technology #BITTechTalk podcast we are joined by our guest Kory Campbell, an HBCU graduate with a degree in Quantitative Analysis, about his journey from being an HBCU graduate to participant in the General Read more…

#BITTechTalk ep. #95 w/ Marlin Page – founder of Sisters Code

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On this episode of the Blacks In Technology #BITTechTalk podcast we are broadcasting LIVE from Self.Conference and speaking with Marlin Page, founder of Sisters Code. About our guest: Marlin Page is a technology strategist, speaker, media contributor and founder of Sisters Code, a national Read more…

#BITTechTalk ep. #94 “QA Engineering at Sesame Street” with Onyi Nwosu

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In this episode of the Blacks In Technology #BITTechTalk podcast we are joined by Onyi Nwosu, Director of QA Engineering at Sesame Workshop. We discuss Onyi’s background in engineering, her QA career, her volunteer efforts at Blacks Girls Code New York and her Read more…

#BITTechTalk ep. #93 w/ Darell Austin Co-Founder and CMO of Bluurp

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On this episode of the Blacks In Technology #BITTechTalk podcast  we are joined by Darell Austin, Co-Founder and CMO of Bluurp, a social networking platform that allows you to share media and send messages to other networks for free. Darell Austin, Jr Read more…

#BITTechTalk ep. #92 w/ Tameika Reed and Dionne Parler “Women in Linux”

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On this episode of the Blacks In Technology #BITTechTalk podcast we are  joined by Tameika Reed (CEO) and Dionne Parler (COO) of the Women In Linux organization. Tameika Reed – Founder & CEO Founded Women In Linux out of frustration that there Read more…

#BITTechTalk ep. #91 w/ Annyce Davis “Crushing Code at the Washington Post”

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On this episode of the Blacks In Technology #BITTechTalk podcast we are joined by Annyce Davis, Android Developer, Speaker and published author. About our guest: Annyce is an Android Google Developer Expert. She has spent the past 5 years developing applications for Read more…

#BITTechTalk ep. #90 “Conquering Engineering and Space” w/ Camille Eddy

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On this episode of the Blacks In Technology #BITTechTalk podcast our guest is Camille Eddy, Mechanical Engineer student at Boise State University. About the guest: Camille Eddy is a Mechanical Engineering student at Boise State University and an intern at Read more…

#BITTechTalk ep. #89 w/ Natasia Mailahollo CEO and Co-Founder of Wyzerr

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On this episode of the Blacks In Technology #BITTechTalk podcast, we will be speaking with the CEO and Co-Founder of Wyzerr, Natasia Mailahollo. This is Natasias second startup venture and we will explore how she went from law student to Read more…

#BITTechTalk ep. #88 “Technically, An Apprentice: How Reebok and Adidas Fill Their Talent Pool” w/ Nia Allen-Lee

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On this episode of the Blacks In Technology #BITTechTalk podcast our guest is Nia Allen-Lee, marketing and corporate social apprentice for Reebok. The apprentice program is a rigorous and competitive year long program with the goal of helping recent grads get into Reebok Read more…

#BITTechTalk podcast ep. #87 “Changing Lives Through Careers In Tech” w/ Chrystal Banks

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On this episode of the Blacks In Technology #BITTechTalk podcast our guest on the show is Chrystal Banks. Chrystal is a Per Scholas graduate and aspiring web developer. We sit down with her to discuss how a career in technology changed Read more…

#BITTechTalk podcast ep. #86 “Failure and Rejection” w/ Curtiss Pope

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On this episode of the Blacks In Technology #BITTechTalk podcast our guest is software engineer and entrepreneur Curtiss Pope. We talk to Curtiss about “Failure and Rejection” According to Magazines,books,blogs and even autobigraphies ;failure is such an integral part of success in business. SO Read more…

#BITTechTalk ep. #85 Changing lives through careers in tech (Step It Up America)

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On this episode of the Blacks In Technology #BITTechTalk podcast Greg sits down with several women from the Step It Up America program, and speaks with them how their lives have changed by entering the tech industry. We’ll be joined Read more…

#BITTechTalk ep. #84 w/ Jenifer Daniels – CEO and Co-Founder of Colorstock

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On this episode of the Blacks In Technology #BITTechTalk podcast we sat down and spoke with Jenifer Daniels of Colorstock. Colorstock is a stock photo destination filling the growing need for authentic depictions of people of color. The company offers images of Black, Asian, Read more…

#BITTechTalk episode #83 w/ Rod Robinson of ConnXus

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On this episode of the Blacks In Technology #BITTechTalk podcast we welcome our guest Rod Robinson, (Founder, President and CEO) of ConnXus, a next-generation global procurement platform that provides Fortune 500 companies with a fully-integrated supplier diversity technology solution and marketplace. About our guest: Rod Robinson Read more…

#BITTechTalk episode #82 w/ Roye Okupe of YouNeek Studios

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On this episode of the Blacks In Technology #BITTechTalk podcast we are joined by Computer Scientist, founder and animation producer,  Roye Okupe of YouNeekStudios. His efforts to create superheros and animation depicting people of color really caught our eye! Roye Okupe is Read more…

#BITTechTalk episode #81 w/ Zakiya Harris of Hack The Hood

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On this episode of the Blacks In Technology #BITTechTalk podcast Greg sits down and talks with Zakiya Harris of Hack The Hood, an award-winning non-profit that introduces low-income youth of color to careers in tech by hiring and training them to build websites for Read more…

#BITTechTalk ep. #80 w/ Bjorn Simmons of Wyzerr

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On this episode of the Blacks In Technology #BITTechTalk podcast episode #80 we speak with Bjorn Simmons, VP of Sales and Marketing for the data analytics startup Wyzerr. About our guest: Bjorn Simmons is a 26 year old entrepreneur, activist, and Read more…

#BITTechTalk ep. #79 w/ Lisa Caywood – “What you need to know about SDN”

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On this episode of the Blacks In Technology #BITTechTalk podcast Greg welcomes to the show Lisa Caywood of Brocade Communication Systems to talk about SDN (Software Defined Network). We will explore what SDN is, it’s impact on the industry and what businesses 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…

#BITTechTalk podcast ep. #77 w/ Rodney Williams (Founder/CEO of LISNR)

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On this edition of the Blacks In Technology #BITTechTalk podcast we are joined by tech entrepreneur/startup founder/CEO of LISNR, Rodney Williams. About our guest: Rodney Williams, Founder/CEO of LISNR, leads one of the hottest companies in the IoT space that intends Read more…

#BITTechTalk ep. #76 “Open Data, Civic Engagement through technology” w/ Lavita Tuff

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On this episode of the Blacks In Technology #BITTechTalk podcast we are joined by LaVita Tuff, Policy Analyst for the Sunlight Foundation and we’ll be talking about Open Data and Civic Engagement through technology. The Sunlight Foundation is a nonpartisan nonprofit Read more…

#BITTechTalk ep. #75 w/ Tiffani Ashley Bell – Detroit Water Project

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On this episode of the #BITTechTalk podcas we chat with Computer Scientist, Tiffani Ashley Bell about her latest endeavor, The Detroit Water Project, a platform connecting donors from around the world to people in Detroit and Baltimore needing assistance with water bills. Since Read more…

#BITTechTalk ep. #74 w/ Computer Scientist Dr. Nicki Washington

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On this episode of the Blacks In Technology #BITTechTalk podcast Greg is joined by Dr. Nicki Washington, Computer Scientist and Associate Professor in the Department of Systems and Computer Science at Howard University. Dr. Nicki Washington was the 2000 valedictorian of Johnson C. Read more…

#BITTechTalk ep. #73 w/ Dr. Damon Williams of the Boys & Girls Club of America

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On this episode of the #BITTechTalk podcast we are joined by our guest Dr. Damon Williams, Senior Vice President and Chief Education officer at Boys & Girls Clubs of America. Listen as we discuss the BGCA’s new technology Initiative called “My.Future“, an initiative that 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…

#BITTechTalk episode #72 w/ Yolanda Conyers – Diversity, the Lenovo Way

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On this episode of the Blacks In Technology #BITTechTalk podcast Greg is joined by guest Yolanda Conyers, Vice President, Worldwide Functions and Human Resources ,Chief Diversity Officer at Lenovo, Author and Speaker. About our guest: Yolanda  is  vice  president  of  worldwide  functions HR Read more…

#BITTechTalk podcast ep. #71 w/ Dr. Danielle Paige Smith “UI/UX – making tech usable”

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In this episode of the #BITTechTalk podcast we are joined by UI/UX (User interface/User eXperience)  expert, Dr. Danielle Paige Smith.  Check it out as we discuss UI/UX as a career in technology and the research that goes on in the field. Read more…

#BITTechTalk ep. 70 with Nnena Ukuku — “Bitcoin, what you need to know legally”

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On this episode of the Blacks In Technology #BITTechTalk podcast, we are talking Bitcoin again. On our last podcast about Bitcoin we discussed the technical ins and outs of the digital currency. This episode we are joined by Nnena Ukuku, tech start-up attorney Read more…

#BITTechTalk episode #69 w/ Jibril Sulaiman

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Joining us on this episode of the Blacks In Technology #BITTechTalk podcast is serial entrepreneur and technology businessman, Jibril Sulaiman.   Bio: Jibril Sulaiman II is the president of Pay Cell Systems, a technology company that specializes in solutions for the Read more…

#BITTechTalk episode #67 “Making sense of your data” w/ guest Jordan Sissel

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Looking at server logs, or any type of logs for that matter, can be a tedious and painstaking task for any sys admin. Most often we have to remote into each individual server and then if we have to piece Read more…

#BITTechTalk podcast ep. #66 “Dev bootcamps”

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On this episode of the Blacks In Technology #BITTechTalk podcast as we discuss Dev bootcamps. What are they? Are they worth the money? These are some of the questions we’ll answer  as we speak with our guest, Krista Williams,  a dev Read more…

#BITTechTalk podcast ep. #65 “Bitcoin/crypto-currency, what we need to know”

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On this episode of the Blacks In Technology #BITTechTalk podcast we delve into the world of bitcoins and crypto-currency. Joining us to answer questions about crypto-currency, it’s potential impact in the black community and their digital wallet application, Pheeva, is our guests Read more…

#BITTechTalk ep. 64 “Founders Hour” w/ guest Tiffany St. Bernard and Keshia Ashe of Many Mentors

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On this episode of  the Blacks In Technology #BITTechTalk podcast “Founders Hour” Greg speaks with Tiffany St. Bernard and Keshia Ashe of Many Mentors as they answer questions about their startup, mentoring and running a non-profit company. Keshia Ashe is the co-founder and Read more…

#BITTechTalk podcast ep. #63 “Innovation and Diversity at tech conferences pt. 2”

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In this episode of the Blacks In Technology #BITTechTalk podcast we are revisiting the topic of diversity at tech conferences. Given our recent partnerships with PuppetLabs, StrangeLoop, O’Reilly and DevOpsDays Chicago, as well as our attendance at some of these Read more…

#BITTechTalk episode #62 “Summer End Splash” podcast

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Yes, once again it’s that time of year. Time for the leaves to begin changing colors. Time for the us to start breaking out our jackets and coats. Time for the pools to close up shop. It’s the end of Read more…

#BITTechTalk ep. 61 “A Dive into DevOps” with guest Matt Stratton and Michael Lanyon

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On this episode of the #BITTechTalk podcast, Greg and Ayori speak with Matt Stratton (Solutions architect at Chef) and Michael Lanyon (VP of Engineering for Critical Mass) about DevOps. Listen now: Resources mentioned: Arrested DevOps podcast: http://www.arresteddevops.com/ Shades of DevOps Read more…

#BITTechTalk ep. 60 “Founders Hour”

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We are continuing our monthly #FoundersHour series by speaking with entrepreneurs and startup founders  Candace Mitchell and Chanel Martin of Techturized, a startup company whose focus is to provide innovative solutions to the hair care industry through science and technology. Tune Read more…

#BITTechTalk episode #59 “Diversity at tech conferences”

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Diversity issues in technology are nothing new and given the recent diversity reports released by tech giants Google, Facebook and Twitter we all know that there is a lot of work that needs to be done. Take a look at the average technology Read more…

#BITTechTalk episode #58 #FoundersHour with guest Dr. Lanise Block

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In this episode of the Blacks In Technology podcast – Founders Hour edition, Greg and Jewell speak with Dr. Lanise Block. Listen as we discuss her organizations focus on enabling teens to become creators of technology, Digital Kinship and some lessons Read more…

#BITTechTalk episode #57 with guest Leah McGowen-Hare

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In this episode of the Blacks In Technology podcast, Greg and Ayori speak with Master Technical Trainer at Salesforce  Leah McGowen-Hare. Listen as we talk about diversity in tech, demistifying technology, staying relevant in tech and Soul Train lines at Read more…

#BITTechTalk episode #56 with guest Charles Nwatu

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In this episode of the Blacks In Technology podcast, Greg and Ayori sit down with Information Security expert, Charles Nwatu. Listen in as we talk about Charles’ participation as a volunteer in Blacks Girls Code “Respect and Love” Hackathon in Read more…

#BITTechTalk episode #55 with guest Alex Miller

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In this episode of the Blacks In Technology podcast, Greg and Ayori are joined by Clojure developer and StrangeLoop conference founder, Alex Miller. We discuss creating more diverse tech conferences, functional programming, a day in the life of a Clojure Read more…

#BITTechTalk episode #54 with guest Nigel Kersten

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In this episode of the Blacks In Technology podcast, Greg and Ayori are joined by CIO/VP of Operations at Puppet Labs, Nigel Kersten. Listen as we talk about the Puppet configuration management tool, diversity and hiring practices in technology, DevOps Read more…

#BITTechTalk episode #53 w/ Kelsey Hightower

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We are back once again with another exciting episode of the Blacks In Technology podcast. This one you won’t want to miss and don’t forget to send us your questions (@blkintechnology) on Twitter using the hashtag #BITTechTalk. Description: This week Read more…

#BITTechTalk episode #52 “Ras Pi’s and Robots”

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In this episode of the Blacks In Technology podcast, Greg and Ayori talk with Dr. Andrew Williams (Marquette University) and Dawn C. Hayes (Founder of Coollabs http://www.coollabs.org) about Robots, Spelbots, Raspberry Pi’s, Arduinos and much more hardware goodness. Follow Dr. Williams: Read more…

#BITTechTalk episode #51 “Hackathons”

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In this episode of the Blacks In Technology podcast Greg and Ayori sit down with start-up entrepreneur, software engineer and founder of AnnoTree, Brian Clark to discuss the in’s and out’s of participating in a Hackathon.     Listen: Part 1 Read more…

#BITTechTalk episode #50 “Founders Hour”

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In this episode of the Blacks In Technology podcast, Greg Greenlee, Ayori Selassie and Jewell Sparks sit down with 5 Black start-up tech founders to discuss their ventures, their journey in the start-up world and advice they may have for up Read more…

#BITTechTalk episode #49 “University Edition”

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In this epsiode of the Blacks In Technology podcasts our host, Greg and Ayori, sit down to talk technology from a University and academic standpoint. Listen as we are joined by educators and speakers from across the country to talk about Read more…

#BITTechTalk episode #48 “Our Youth In Tech”

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In this episode of the Blacks In Technology podcast, Greg and Ayori speak with Rebecca and Maya, two young African American females who code and create. Listen:

#BITTechTalk episode #47 “How to raise a coder”

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In this episode of the Blacks In Technology podcast Greg and Ayori sit down with the parents of coder as we discuss ways on raising a coder. Listen:

#BITTechTalk episode #46 with guest Maurice Cherry

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In this episode of Blacks In Technology podcast, Greg and Ayori welcome Maurice Cherry, a web developer and graphics designer, to the podcast to share his story of founding Revision Path the largest database of African American Designers.  Maurice shares Read more…

#BITTechTalk episode #45 with guest Joshua Hoskins

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In this episode of the Blacks In Technology podcast, Greg and Ayori welcome Joshua Hoskins to the podcast to talk about his journey to becoming a salesforce.com consulting MVP. Joshua shares valuable tips on driving your career, taking risks, starting Read more…

#BITTechTalk episode #44 Emerging Leaders Tech Women pt. 2

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In this second part of the Blacks In Technology podcast, “TechWomen Emerging Leaders” series, Greg and Ayori interview Djamila Douache of Algeria and Tonia Feghali of Lebanon. Both are participants of the 2013 TechWomen Emerging Leaders program and were hosted at Read more…

#BITTechTalk episode #44 Emerging Leaders Tech Women pt.1

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In the first part of this two part Blacks In Technology podcast Greg Greenlee and Ayori Selassie are joined by recent participants of the Tech Women Emerging Leaders program, Emma Marie Ndoringoma of Rwanda, and Nathalie Tekam of Camaroon, for a very inspiring and Read more…

#BITTechTalk podcast episode 43 w/ Anjuan Simmons

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In this episode of the Blacks In Technology podcast, Greg Greenlee and Ayori Selassie lead a spirited discussion with our guest, newly published author and technology translator Anjuan Simmons. We discuss Anjuan’s new book “Minority Tech…Journaling Through Blackness and Technology”. The Read more…

#BITTechTalk episode #42 (Xavier Williams)

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In this episode of the Blacks In Technology podcast Sr. Vice President at AT&T Xavier Williams joins Greg and Ayori for a discussion around career progression, mentors, sponsors, The Internet of Things, and pushing those with influence and power to engage in solutions around tech inclusion. Read more…

#BITTechTalk episode #41 (Talk about Google SRE)

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In this Blacks In Technology podcast episode, Greg introduces and welcomes Ayori Selassie as the new co-host to the BIT podcasts as well as a new member of the BIT organization. Ayori discusses with Greg, her recent experience in attending Read more…

#BITTechTalk episode #39 with guest William Jackson

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In this episode of the Blacks In Technology podcast, Greg sits down and talks with techie/educator William Jackson.  William is the founder of the the site http://myquesttoteach.wordpress.com.  He is a teacher and a frequent blogger and speaker. Follow William on Twitter: @wmjackson Read more…

#BITTechTalk episode #38 with guest Daphne Larose

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In this episode of the Blacks In Technology podcast, Greg sits down with Daphne Larose, a software developer out of Lexington, KY.  Daphne is the founder of the Black Female Coders website a site that serves as an outlet for other black Read more…

#BITTechTalk episode #37 with guest Charles Tendell

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In this episode of the Blacks In Technology podcast, Greg Greenlee sits down and speaks with Cyber security  expert Charles Tendell. Charles has several industry security certifications including the CEH (Certified Ethical Hacker), CHFI (Certified Hacking Forensics Investigation), and the Read more…

#BITTechTalk episode #36 with guest Christopher Walker

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In this episode of the Blacks In Technology podcast, Greg Greenlee sits down with software developer and serial entrepreneur Christopher Walker. We discuss the state of Blacks In Technology as well as Chris’ latest business ventures: SalonsOpen.com and Reserve.me, booking platforms that focus on Read more…

#BITTechTalk episode #35 with guest Jaymes Davis

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On this episode of the Blacks In Technology podcast, Greg sits down and talks with Jaymes Davis. Jaymes is the Director of Cloud and Virtualization Strategies at Entisys. We discuss Jaymes latest article “How the Cloud Can Reduce Technical Debt”.  Jaymes is Read more…

#BITTechTalk episode #34 with guest Ayori Selassie

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In this episode of the Blacks In Technology podcast, Greg sits down with Ayori Selassie, a San Francisco Bay Area self-taught software architect and entrepreneur. Ayori is an employee (Product manager) of salesforce.com, one of the largest cloud providers in the market and she Read more…

#BITTechTalk episode #33 with guest Keith Townsend

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In this episode of the Blacks In Technology podcast, Greg Greenlee sits down with guest Keith Townsend, founder of the virtualization/cloud blog website, VirtualizedGeek.com . Listen as we discuss Cloud Computing, virtualization, Software Defined Networks (SDN), certifications, social issues as well as his other blog GrowingUpChicago. Read more…

#BITTechTalk episode #32 with guest Ronnie Hash

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In this episode of the Blacks In Technology podcast, Greg sits down with Ronnie Hash to talk about the Cloud, CouchDB, MongoDB, Puppet configuration manager, DevOps and the latest tech conferences they may attend this year. Listen Now:

#BITTechTalk episode #31 with guest Jason Young

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In this episode of the Blacks In Technology podcast, Greg sits down with Jason Young of the Hidden Genius Project, an organization focused on teaching software development to at risk 15-18 year old black males. Founded in Oakland CA., the Hidden Genius Project Read more…

#BITTechTalk episode #30 with guest Chuks Onwuneme

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In this episode of the Blacks In Technology podcast Greg chats with Software Engineer/Entrepreneur, Chuks Onwuneme. Chuks is the Founder of the Personify website.  Chuks describes Personify as an app whose purpose is to discover the social good around you. Chuks is a native of Read more…

#BITTechTalk episode #29 with guest Ronnie Hash

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In this episode of the Blacks In Technology podcast, Greg is joined by Systems Engineer, Ronnie Hash, to discuss the in’s and out’s of Cloud Computing. We touch on a variety of topics including different cloud types, Cloud providers such Read more…

#BITTechTalk episode #28 with guest Kellep Charles

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In this episode of the Blacks In Technology podcastGreg sits down again with IT Security Analyst and guru Kellep Charles. Kellep is  the creator and Executive Editor of SecurityOrb.com (@SecurityOrb), an information security & privacy knowledge-based website with the mission to share and Read more…

#BITTechTalk episode # 26 with guest Anjuan Simmons

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In this episode of the Blacks In Technology podcast, Greg Greenlee talks with Information Technology consultant, speaker, and writer, Anjuan Simmons. Anjuan is a self described “Technology translator” who helps companies understand and implement enterprise software solutions. He is also an avid public speaker who Read more…

#BITTechTalk episode #25 with guest Tiffani Ashley Bell

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On this episode of the Blacks In Technology podcast, Greg Greenlee and Ronnie Hash sit down with NewMeAccelerator Alumni and Founder/CEO of Pencilyou.In , Tiffani Ashley Bell. We talk extensively about her app PencilYou.In, ways to scale out, Puppet, Chef, cfengine and other tech goodness.  Tiffani Ashley Bell is a Read more…

#BITTechTalk episode #24 with guests Cleavon Blair and Noel Ramirez of Blosme Software

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In this episode of the Blacks In Technology podcast, Greg sits down and talks with Cleavon Blair and Noel Ramirez. “Blair”, as he likes to be called, and Noel, are software engineers who co-founded the web development and design company Blosme Software(pronounced Read more…

#BITTechTalk episode #23 with guest Kimberly Bryant

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In this episode of the Blacks In Technology podcast, 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 between the ages of 7-14 to the field of digital technology Read more…

#BITTechTalk episode #22 with guest Sian Morson

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This episode of the Blacks In Technology podcast, Greg speaks with Sian Morson, CEO/Founder of Kollective Mobile, a mobile solutions development company in Oakland, CA.About Sian Morson:Sian Morson is a digital veteran and mobile evangelist who has been working in Read more…

#BITTechTalk episode #21 with guest Curtiss Pope

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In this episode of the Blacks In Technology podcast, Greg Greenlee and Ronnie Hash sits down and talks with Curtiss Pope, CEO/Founder of Aislefinder, a software application that helps you to locate items in your grocery store.  We discuss some of the technology behind the Aislefinder Read more…

#BITTechTalk episode #20 with guest Hadiyah Mujhid

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In this episode of the Blacks In Technology podcast, Greg and Ronnie talk with guest, Hadiyah Mujhid.Hadiyah is a software engineer and entrepreneur. She hold an MBA in Information Systems from Drexel University as well as a BS in Computer Science from University of Maryland Eastern Read more…

#BITTechTalk episode #19 with guest Kellep Charles

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In this episode of the Blacks In Technology podcast, Greg Greenlee along with guest co-host Ronnie Hash, speak with IT Security consultant and guru Kellep Charles. Kellep operates and is also an IT Security consultant for SecurityOrb , an information security knowledge based website for security Read more…

#BITTechTalk episode #17 with guest Samara Lynn

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In this episode of the Blacks In Technology podcast, Greg sits down and talks with tech guru/wifi enthusiast/comic book collector,  Samara Lynn. We cover just about everything from wifi goodness to Batgirl to being a woman in tech. Great episode. About Samara Lynn: Samara Read more…

#BITTechTalk episode #16 with guest James Hopkins a.k.a. BrothaBinary

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In this episode of the Blacks In Technology podcast episode Greg “geeks” it up with James Hopkins a.k.a. brothabinary. Greg talks to James about his new websitehttp://brothabinary.com/, and about being a “GQ geek”. James currently resides in Chicago, Illinois and Read more…

#BITTechTalk episode #15 with guest Lisette Titre

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In this episode of the Blacks In Technology podcast, Greg talks with Lisette Titre. Lead CG Artist, Lisette Titre, has been a CG Artist for over eleven years. During this time she has created content for various media including a television Read more…

#BITTechTalk episode #13 with guest Kai Dupe

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In this episode of the Blacks In Technology podcast, Greg speaks with Kai Dupe.  Kai is an author, software engineer, technology trainer, speaker and mentor. Kai runs the website Where are Blacks In Technology This show Greg talks with Kai about upcoming Black tech Read more…

#BITTechTalk episode #12 with guest Todd Adams

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In this episode of the Blacks In Technology podcast, Greg speaks with Todd Adams about Smart Grid Technology.   Todd is the Chief of Sustainability for Visibility Marketing. He also authors a blog post at www.toddqadams.net Listen Now:

#BITTechTalk episode #11 with guest Keatron Evans

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In this weeks episode of the Blacks In Technology podcast,  Ronnie and Greg sit down with Security guru, pentester,trainer,entrepreneur and author Keatron Evans. About Keatron: Keatron is the author of the Hackers/Pen-testing book “Chained Exploits:Advanced Hacking Attacks From Start to Finish”. He has sold close Read more…

#BITTechTalk podcast episode #10 with guest Elaine Jackson

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A special MLK edition of Blacks In Technology podcast. Ronnie and Greg interview PMP certification coach/trainer/consultantElaine Jackson. Elaine is President/CEO of PMP Interactive Consulting. We discuss the PMP certification, the requirements to become PMP certified, the test itself and much more. Listen Now:

#BITTechTalk episode #9

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In this episode of the Blacks In Technology podcast, Greg Greenlee and Ronnie Hash talk about upcoming podcast guests, the Indiana Linux Fest, being producers instead of consumers, and why you don’t buy cheap wireless mice. Greg Greenlee  is the Founder Read more…

#BITTechTalk episode #8 with guest Aaron Kali

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In this episode of the Blacks In Technology podcast, Greg Greenlee and Ronnie Hash talk with Aaron Kali. Aaron resides from New York but is originally from Tanzania Africa. Aaron talks about The 360 Virtual Tours of America, which is Read more…

#BITTechTalk episode #7 with guest Arielle Scott pt. 2

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In this episode of the Blacks In Technology podcast, we reconnect with Arielle Scott. Last week we had some technical difficulties and lost half the podcast. This week Arielle Scott returns to speak with us again. In this podcast we Read more…

#BITTechTalk episode #6 with guest Arielle Scott pt. 1

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In this episode of the Blacks In Technology podcast, Greg and Ronnie talks with Arielle Scott (http://thearielle.com).   Arielle is a very accomplished African American woman who is a self proclaimed part-time artist, part-time entrepreneur, full time bad-ass. She is Read more…

#BITTechTalk episode #5

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In this episode of the Blacks In Technology podcast, Greg and Ronnie sits down to talk about the Blacks In Technology community website, upcoming projects, how each other got started in tech, and what we feel needs to be done to help Read more…

#BITTechTalk episode #4 with guest Cleavon Blair

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In this episode of the Blacks In Technology podcast, Greg and Ronnie speak with Cleavon Blair. Cleavon Blair is a technologist, entrepreneur and writer who wants to share his professional experience with you through software, articles, books, etc. We speak about turning Read more…

#BITTechTalk episode #3 with guest Alfred Green

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In this episode of the Blacks In Technology podcast, Greg speaks with Alfred Green, Mechanical Engineer and FOSS (Free and Open Source Software) advocate. Greg and Alfred talks about how his journey into engineering and technology, how he was told he shouldn’t try Read more…

#BITTechTalk episode #2 with guest Kai Dupe

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In this episode of the Blacks In Technology podcast Greg Greenlee speaks with Kai Dupe.  Kai is an author, software engineer, technology trainer, speaker and mentor. Kai runs the website Where are Blacks In Technology Very inspiring interview!!! Listen Now:

#BITTechTalk episode #1 with guest Anthony Hall

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In our very first episode of the Blacks In Technology podcast, Greg Greenlee and Ronnie Hash speak with Anthony Hall. Anthony is the founder of the Rose of Education Organization. He is also an avid blogger and author. He currently blogs on his website The Read more…