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If You Know A College Bound Youngster You Must See What The Thurgood Marshall Scholarship Program Has To Offer

Black Girls Code Addresses Diversity Problems in the Tech Industry

Marvel Introduces New Comic ‘Moon Girl’ Featuring an Afro-Brazilian Character

6 Amazing Facts About the Life of Physicist Herman Russell Branson

5 Facts About the First Black Female Physician, Dr. Rebecca Lee Crumpler

5 Interesting Things About DC’s New Cyborg Storyline

The Roots’ Questlove and Black Thought Discuss ‘Hamilton’ the Musical

5 Interesting Facts About Black Animation Pioneer Floyd Norman

Carnegie Mellon to Form ‘Living Lab’ Through Google Initiative

Scientists Are Now Discovering That Ancient Egyptians Used Water in the Most Innovative Way to Build the Pyramids

African Billionaire Tony Elumelu Delivers Insightful Message to New Entrepreneurs

5 Major Problems That the Marvel Cinematic Universe Needs to Address

Ava DuVernay Explains Why She Passed on Marvel’s ‘Black Panther’ Flick

‘X-Men: Apocalypse’ Comes to Life in Set Photos

New Horizons Spacecraft Reveals New Details About Pluto

Halle Berry Talks Storm and Possible ‘X-Men’ Solo Film at SDCC

5 Things Anyone Who Loves Black Comic Characters Should Know About the Milestone Comics’ Reboot

Chicago Could Become a Black Tech Global Headquarters

Ava DuVernay Won’t Be Directing Black Panther Film

7 Intriguing Facts About Popular Sci-Fi Writer Octavia E. Butler

Could Tyrese Gibson Be the Next Green Lantern?

11 of the Best Black Characters From Popular Sci-Fi and Horror Films

Marvel Studio President Confirms Meeting With Ava DuVernay to Talk ‘Black Panther’ Film

5 Small Business Grants That Could Take Your Business To The Next Level

5 Female Engineers Who Are Smashing it in Their Field

Miami Summit Encourages Tech Growth in Caribbean

5 Fascinating Reasons Black Investors Should Embrace Bitcoin

This Video Takes a Serious Look at How Automation Will Lead to Robots Taking All Human Jobs

After Seeing What It Actually Cost to Make the Apple Watch, Your Perception of It Will Be Forever Changed

5 Things to Know About Thomas L. Jennings, The First Black Patent Holder

Diversity Play? 10 Comic Book Characters Who Have Been Changed To A Person Of Color

5 Impressive Facts About the First Black Woman Cartoonist

Schools Use Drones to Spy on Cheaters

5 Crucial and Unexpected Nuggets of Information That Neil deGrasse Tyson Gave to Recent Graduates

Local STEM Leaders Share Challenges and Plans to Increase the Number of Engineers Among Black Men

5 Remarkable Creations That Represent Africa’s Emerging Tech Industry

8 Amazing Black Female Directors Who Have Established A Respectable Career Behind The Camera

5 Futuristic and Mind Blowing Products Made of Nano-Materials

10 Awesome and Successful Women in the Field of Computer Science You Should Know

UNCF Announces Michael Jackson and Ray Charles Scholarships

Theories Abound About Black Panther’s Introduction to Big-Screen Universe

5 Interesting Reasons People Give for Hating Educated Black People

11 Black Male Directors Besides Spike Lee Who Have Established A Respectable Career Behind The Camera

Google’s Self-Driving Cars Are Coming to Consumers in 2020

Georgia Tech Highlights Black Men in STEM

5 Black Women Who Could Shake Up the Marvel Cinematic Universe

Kanye West Gives Acceptance Speech for an Honorary Doctorate Degree in the Only Way He Can

9 Awesomely Talented Blerds Behind The Scenes of Your Favorite Animation

Liquid Processor Cooling Innovation May Save Consumers Billions

Epic Selfies and Hollywood Shots: 3DR’s New Solo Brings Consumers Into the New Era of Drones

NASA Tests 10 Engine Plane That’s Half Copter and All Awesome

Apple Wants Music Labels to End Spotify’s Free Streaming for Personal Gain

Tesla Becomes the Latest Major Player In the Race to Make Battery Operated Homes the New Norm

5 Things About The Advancement of Modern Technology That Terrifies People

5 Incredibly Exciting Architects From Africa You Should Get to Know

Has This Tech Lover Unlocked the Future of Graphic Novel Reading?

5 Interesting Reasons Why Black Students Are Steering Clear of STEM Fields

Kanye West Backs Away From Tidal as the App Seems to Flop, But Tidal’s Numbers May Say More About Consumers Than the Service

9 Books Black Entrepreneurs Should Read If They Want to Unlock the Secrets to Success

Remembering the Legendary Dr. Levi Watkins Jr.: A Medical Pioneer Who Helped Change the Face of Medicine

8 Reasons Marvel Writer Dan Slott Believes There Should Be a Non-White Spider-Man

5 of the Best Reactions to Apple’s New Diverse Emojis That Show Just How Divided Users Are About It

Networking in Cyberspace: Accepting LinkedIn Invitations From Strangers Comes With Potential Reward, Greater Risks

10 Amazing Creations You Won’t Believe You Can Make With a 3-D Printer

Apple Watch Makes Its Online Debut as Mixed Reviews Make It Unclear Whether It’s Worth the Money

10 Best (and Worst) Apple Watch Accessories

Diverse Emojis Finally Arrive and Black Twitter Couldn’t Be Any Happier

International Space Apps Challenge Puts ‘Citizen Scientists’ to the Test

10 of the Best Apps for Parents Home-Schooling Their Children

Funding and Fear: Two Gatekeepers Barring Black Tech Startup Founders From Entering Silicon Valley

10 HBCUs That Graduate The Most Black STEM Students

15 Black Musicians You May Not Have Known Had Their Works Preserved in The Library of Congress

Sources: Jay Z’s New Streaming Service Could Be the Biggest Threat to Apple’s Upcoming Beats Music

Young Blerds Celebrated at White House Science Fair as President Obama Dedicates $240M to Diversifying STEM

5 of the Richest Black Business People In America You’ve Probably Never Heard Of

7 Top Tier US Cities For Young Black Entrepreneurs

The Digital Age May Not Be the Utopia Millennials Thought It Would Be

The Childhood Disappointments of a Young African Girl Give Birth to the Super-Powered Black Teen Hero of the Future

5 Awesome Technologies That We Will Be Able to Control With Our Minds In The Near Future

New Technology Could Make Communicating With Deaf-Blind People as Easy as Texting

10 Amazing Afrofuturism Authors Every Blerd Should Know

10 Black Directors Who Should Take On Marvel’s Upcoming Black Panther Movie

Over 35 Black Artists and Their Works to Be Featured at 2015 Venice Biennale

The Future of ‘Green’ Technology Could Be Riding on a Solar-Powered Plane’s Round-the-World Flight

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Writing the App Is Fun; LaunchKit Can Get You Through the Tedious Part

10 Black Voice Actors You Didn’t Know Were Behind Some of TV’s Most Popular Animated Characters

President Obama Announces Plan to Boost Middle-Class Economics Through TechHire Initiative

Virtual Reality Still Just Around the Corner as Developers Try to Eliminate the Final Kinks

Watch This Guy Control A Flying Drone With Just His Brain

Low Availability and Whitewashing of Books with Diverse Characters Negatively Impacted Black Readers Seeking Alternatives

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5 Reasons Why ‘I Have Nothing to Hide’ Is the Wrong Way to Think About Surveillance and Privacy

Yes, Black People Survive the Apocalypse

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5 Ways the Stages of the Moon Have Been Said to Affect Creativity

10 Extraordinary Black Pioneers Who Have Received a Nobel Prize

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The ‘Father of Modern Gaming’ Insists That the Virtual Reality Takeover Is Finally Here

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Artificial Intelligence Won’t Lead to Robot Overlords, But Does It Still Pose a Threat to Humanity?

Nigeria’s Largest E-Commerce Startups Show Signs of an Imminent Digital Boom in the Country

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Coolest Astronaut in Cyberspace: Viral Sensation Leland Melvin Lists Embracing Failure and Erasing Boundaries as the Keys to Success

This New Smart Watch Was Designed to Do Much More Than Just Tell Time — It Can Save Lives, Too

9 Awesome Comics Represented at the Black Comix Arts Festival To Add To Your Collection

8 Incredible Google Projects You Might Not Know About

Government Mandate Finally Makes Unlocking Your Cellphone Through a Carrier Easy and Convenient

Confirmed Deal Between Marvel and Sony Sparks Rumors of Spider-Man, Avengers Crossover on the Big Screen

10 of The Greatest Black Superheroes Of All Time

Samsung Privacy Policy Sparks Concerns That Smart TV Could Be Eavesdropping on Consumers

Collaboration Over Competition: Young Entrepreneur Uses Partnerships to Launch Major YouTube Network

Apple Search engine rumors

Apple Weaning Users Off Google for Good? ‘Apple Search’ Rumors Explode Online

10 Facts That Will Amaze You About the Life of the Brilliant Scientist Benjamin Banneker

10 Free or Inexpensive Educational Apps That Could Help Underprivileged Students Close the Racial Achievement Gap

Atlanta Continues Mission to Become Startup Hub With New Incubator for Women Entrepreneurs in the Historic Flatiron Building

Apple Watch Scheduled to Hit Shelves This April, According to Apple CEO Tim Cook

Watch How Microsoft’s New HoloLens Will Change the Way We Use Computers Forever

10 Ridiculous Science Myths That Too Many People Believe Are True

For The Dark-Skinned Girls Who Were Never Casted For The Role Of X-Men’s Storm

The Technology Behind This Gadget That Can Actually Make You Invisible Is Amazing

Scientists explore Mars through headset

Microsoft’s HoloLens to Make It Possible for Scientists to Walk Around on Mars From the Comfort of Their Offices

DIY Musician Gathers Sounds From the Past to Create Soundscapes for the Future

Hyperloop design

Elon Musk Hopes to Revolutionize Public Transportation With Hyperloop Transit System

6 Ways Technology Can Help Improve Autistic Children’s Development

Blerds’ Big Holiday Weekend: Black Comic Book Festivals – on Both Coasts – to Bring Creators and Fans Together

10 of the Best HBCUs for Students Pursuing STEM Careers

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Starting With the Youth: iUrban Teen Tackles Tech’s Diversity Problem at Its Core

This Innovative Use of Nanotechnology Could Change the Way You View a ‘Low Battery’ Signal on Your Smartphone

The Last Frontier: Education Technology Finally Sees Surge in Investments as the Industry Plays ‘Catch-Up’

Researchers Across the Globe May Have Moved Us One Step Closer to Direct Brain-to-Brain Communication

8 Ways Blerds Can Have More of a Presence in Silicon Valley

NASA’s Kepler Discovers 2 New Earth-Like Planets, Marking Major Milestone for the Spacecraft and Its Researchers

10 Budding Tech Hubs Besides Silicon Valley You Should Know As An Entrepreneur

8 Futuristic Features We Can’t Wait For Every Car To Have in a Matter of Years

Apple Accused of Misrepresenting iOS 8 Update Space and iPhone Storage in New Class-Action Lawsuit

Ford and Life360 Team Up to End Distracted Driving

Samsung Brings Curved Display to Its New PC

The Year of AI: 2014 Brings Impressive Advances and a Glimpse Into the Future of Artificial Intelligence

Samsung’s ‘Look at Me’ App to Help Children with Autism Shows Serious Potential in Test Trial

10 Cool and Futuristic Sci-Fi Technologies Invading Our Reality

Handy Guide to Apple’s CarPlay In-Dash Experience

LG Unveils Sleek Text-Message-Controlled Speakers That Eliminate Wireless Connectivity Hassles

9 Robots That Could Take Your Job In 2015

Nasa Plans for Cloud City

NASA’s Plans For A Cloud City Above Venus Could Have People Living Like the Jetsons

As Tech Industry Battles a Serious Diversity Problem, DigitalUndivided Brings Much Needed Urban Population to Tech Space

This Innovative Humanoid Robot Will Make 2015 Look Like Something Out of the Movie ‘I, Robot’

Latest Eye Scanning Technology Doesn’t Show Much Promise for Keeping Hackers At Bay

Skin irritation claims fitbit charge

Poor Hygiene Behind Fitbit Charge Skin Irritation Claims, Not Product Materials

Usher Teams Up With GA Tech and Hour of Code Campaign to Banish Negative Conceptions of Tech Industry

10 Ways Technology Has Changed the Way We Do Everyday Functions During the Past Decade

eBay Buyers Handing Over Thousands for Limited Edition iPod Classics

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Your Data Science Idea is Great, But Is the Market Ready? Why Marketing is Key to Data Science Success

Sony's 20th Anniversary PS4

Sony’s Incredibly Rare 20th Anniversary PlayStation 4 Separates Game Lovers from the Game-Obsessed

Hour of Code Prepares to Spark Millions of Young Students’ Interest in Computer Science

Dr. Mae Jemison Beautifully Explains How She Achieved Her Biggest Dreams

Tired of Cracking Your iPhone Screen? Apple May Have Plans for Simpler, Sturdier Materials

22 Of The Most Amazing African American Entrepreneurs Of All Time

A Black Nerd’s Interactions at Comic Con

5 Ways Tesla Motors Is Bringing The Auto Industry Into The 21st Century

8 Reasons Why Your Laptops, Cellphones, Tablets Are The New Blood Diamonds

20 Amazingly Innovative Apps Created By Black Developers

Isn’t It Awesome to See a Black Man Starring in One of the Most Ambitious Cinematic Attempts in Gaming History?

More Than Neil deGrasse Tyson: 10 Equally Awesome Black Astrophysicists You Should Know

Self-Proclaimed Blerd Aisha Tyler Reveals Her Struggles With Not Being ‘Black Enough’

8 Books Every Intelligent Person Should Read According to Neil deGrasse Tyson

10 Ways Electronics Are Designed To Fail To Force You To Spend More Money

You’ll Be Amazed by This Video of Tony Hawk Riding the First Hoverboard

Could This New Truck Technology Save Lives Lost From Car Accidents?

This Is an Awe-Inspiring and Comprehensive Look at How Humans Will Colonize Mars

7 Black Women Science Fiction Writers Everyone Should Know

9 New Game-Changing Technologies to Expect in 2015

More Than Avengers: 13 Top Black Marvel Characters Of All Time

New app revolutionizes the classroom

Revolutionary App Helps Educators Close Achievement Gap for Students At Under Privileged Schools

6 Major Black ‘Star Trek’ Characters Who Were Scene Stealers

10 Questions and Statements iPhone 6 Plus Users Are Starting to Hate from Non-Users

15 Greatest Black Female Superheroes (Who Aren’t Storm)

Are You Ready for the Frightening Possibility of Windowless Airplanes?

12 Amazing Teaching Techniques That Can Be Used to Close the Education Gap

This Amazing, New Paper-Thin Technology Will Completely Change Your Tablet Experience in the Future

This New Technology Is Frightening, But It Could Definitely Make Your Life 100 Times Easier

See How This Innovative Carry-On Can Ease the Agony You Face While Traveling

5 Ways to Get Black Kids Excited About STEM

The Way This App Solves Math Problems Using Your Phone Camera Is Nothing Short of Amazing

8 Mind-Blowing Energy Innovations That Will Make Electric Bills a Thing of the Past

8 Black Superheroes You Didn’t Know Were African

Play Station 4’s ‘Share Play’ Could Open Up New Era of Gaming

You Won’t Believe What This Robot Uses to Stop the Spread of Infectious Diseases Including Ebola

7 Reasons Why the New Tesla Model D Is a Flipping Big Deal

This Hoverbike is Designed to Do What a Helicopter Does, But Only Better

11 Black Child Entrepreneurs You Should Know

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Firefox Gears Up to Take on Skype With New Browser-Based Video Chat

How This New Technology Developed at MIT Allows You to Interact With Objects Will Blow Your Mind

9 Best US Cities for Black Tech Entrepreneurs to Thrive

New Apple iPad Air 2: Love it or Hate it?

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Childish Gambino Teams Up with Ubisoft for ‘Far Cry 4’ Trailer – Video

Today in History: David Nelson Crosthwait Jr. – The Heating Pioneer

Embracing Your ‘Inner Geek’ Could Change the World

Charge Up in 2 Minutes: New Ultra-Fast Battery Could Finally Get Us Away from the Wall

Could A Boost In Diversity Be The Solution to Filling Up Tech Jobs Over The Next Six Years

9 Contemporary Black Academics You Should Know

Neil deGrasse Tyson Helps Bring Science and Art Together in Stunning Fashion Film

10 Top Tech Trends Breaking Out in 2014

Bringing Unseen Worlds to Light: Interview with Fine Artist Fabiola Jean-Louis

Fulfilling Her Dream: African-American Student Earns 14 Scholarships

9 Facts You Didn’t Know About Entrepreneurship in Africa

Emerging Details of Cyberattack on JPMorgan Raise Questions of Transparency

‘Cosmos’ Host Neil deGrasse Tyson to Bring Educational Entertainment to Atlanta’s Fox Theatre

World’s Fastest Laser Could Change the Internet Forever

Five Things To Consider Before Pursuing a Degree As a Computer Programmer

Apple and Google Face Off in a Battle of the Smart Watches

A New Wave of Black Filmmaking: Experimental and Black Speculative Indie Films

9 Ways to Spot a Fake Nerd

Microsoft Gets Behind African Startups as Demo Africa Gains Momentum

Paid Less and Paying More: Black College Graduates Drowning in Student Loan Debt

A Look Back in History: Inventor Virgie M. Ammons

How I Managed the Disappointment of Not Getting on ‘Shark Tank’

9 Ways to Encourage Your Children to Get Involved in Science

12 Black Scientists You Should Know Who Are Making an Impact Today

From Rapper to Superhero: Run-DMC’s Darryl McDaniels Launches Comic Book Line

Nigerian Government Invests N1.5 Billion in African Tech Startups

Interview With Digital Lifestyle Expert Mario Armstrong: ‘You Are In Control Of Your Destiny’

8 Blerds From the Past Who Deserve Recognition

Mentors Believe Medical Professions Can Help Save ‘Endangered’ Black Men

5 Things Black Nerds May Have to Deal With Growing Up

E-commerce Site for Black Businesses Wins National Black MBA Innovation Challenge

11 African-American Medical Pioneers Who Will Make You Proud

Jesse Jackson Reveals Next Steps to Increase Diversity, Inclusion in Silicon Valley

Blerd Bookstore Struggle: Science Fiction vs. African-American Literature

10 Highest-Paying STEM Jobs Blerds Should Consider

Black Speculative Tech – Uses of Technology in Black Science Fiction, Part 1

Four Black ‘Geniuses’ Included in MacArthur Fellowship Class of 2014

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10 Important Things You Should Know About Intellectual Property to Protect Your Ideas

High Achievers: 6 Black Celebrities Who Finished At The Top of Their Class

A Look Back in History: Alain Locke — Educator, Father of the Harlem Renaissance

8 Books of Critical Analysis and Essays on Black Speculative, Science Fiction, Superheroes and Horror

Young Entrepreneurs Revolutionize Education in Africa by Moving It Online

A Look Back in History: Jan Ernst Matzeliger, Shoe Production Pioneer

5 African-Americans Making an Impact in The Video Game Industry

24 African-American Historical Sites You Must Visit

A Look Back in History: Mae Jemison — Breaking New Ground in Space

10 Black Angel Investors You Should Know About as a Minority in Tech

Marshall Graduate Launches American Dream Movement to Give Black Male Students a ‘Sense of Hope’

Black valedictorian at UCLA makes history

Black Film Visionary and Media Entrepreneur Makes History at UCLA

7 Minority-Led Investment Firms Every Black Tech Startup Should Know

8 Calls for Submissions for Blerd and Afrofuturist Creators

Mobile App Showcases Books Written by and Featuring People of Color

5 Reasons Why Young Black Males Should Focus on Tech Fields Instead of Sports Dreams‏

A Conversation with Danielle Hester, Digital Editor of ArtInFact Magazine

DRIVEN Global Marks First Black-Owned Golf and Beverage Company

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12 Stunningly Beautiful Black Female Scientists

A Conversation with Rakia Finley, CEO of Surge Assembly

10 Most Notable Black Superheroes in Comics, Film and TV

A Look Back in History: Joycelyn Elders –The First African-American Surgeon General

TV Producers of ‘The Flash’ Consider Possibility of African-American Flash

5 STEM Internships Blerds Should Know About

Today in History: Lewis H. Latimer, Underrated Inventor

5 Blatant Instances Of Racism in Video Games

Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson Confirms Villainous Role as DC Comics’ Black Adam

#BlackTwitterStudyResults Bashes USC’s Black Twitter Research

Are You a Wannabe or a Real Entrepreneur? 6 Differences Between Those Who Dream and Those Who Act

A Look Back in History: Guion S. Bluford — The First African-American Man in Space

6 Insults Most Blerds Have Heard at Some Point in Their Lives

A Look Back in History: Jerry Lawson — The First Black Game Designer

Could IBM’s Watson Get to the Bottom of the Issues in Ferguson?

18 Black Child Prodigies Mainstream Media Doesn’t Talk About

Code for Progress Fellowship Brings Politically Minded Organizers Into Tech Industry

Today in History: Otis Boykin, 20th Century Inventor of 21st Century Tech

20 Black Inventions Over The Last 100 Years You May Not Know

Ethel Cofie, CEO of Edel Consultancy, Talks Supporting Women Through Technology

Black Entrepreneurs Ready to Change the Face of the Tech Industry

Using Afrofuturism to Power New Modes of Tech – Interview with Blogger Sherese Francis (Futuristically Ancient)

5 Career Mistakes Black Millennials Make in STEM Fields

Today in History: The Inventions of Garrett A. Morgan

Donald Glover Finally Takes Over as Spider-Man (In a Cartoon)

5 Reasons Blerds Have Created Their Own Space

Young Jamaican Animator Launches Arcade-Style Game App

7 Black Scientists and Engineers Who Helped Make Space Travel Possible

Romona Foster, Social Media Marketing Expert, Talks to Blerds About Finding Her Niche

Broadcast by Blerds: New Technology Drives DIY Radio, TV

7 Black Nerd Events Worth Attending in 2014

Today in History: Inventor Alexander Ashbourne, Refiner of Coconut Oil

5 Cartoon Blerds of the ’80s Who Shaped the Blerds of Today

Jason Young’s App, Thrive and Shine, Sheds Light on Finances For College Students

Do You Know the Difference Between Options and Opportunities?

Power to the Tweeple

Huge Career Mistakes Some Young, Smart African-Americans Make and How to Correct Them

‘Cosmos’ and ‘Wormhole’: Black Men Taking Over Pop Culture Science

13 Top STEM Fields Every Black Student Should Consider And Why

Why African-Americans Are Choosing Entrepreneurship Over Corporate America

The Best Apps You Need to Know Designed By Black Developers

9 Blerd Celebrities Who Are Taking Over Pop Culture

Blerds and Technology’s 2 Percent Diversity Problem

7 Things to Do Before Becoming An Entrepreneur