Diversity and Inclusion, Features, Technology

These Black-Owned Tech Upstarts Are Bridging the Cultural Divide

Blavity.com brings attention to three black owned companies dedicated to bringing more diversity into the technology industry:

“The influence African Americans have on mainstream culture is undeniable.

Neilsen Music recently released a report showing hip hop as the most popular musical genre.

A separate Neilsen report verified the wide reaching popularity and influence of black television shows on mainstream culture.

The trend also holds true in the tech world: a 2013 Pew Research Center study found that African Americans and Latinxs use the internet and access social media sites like Twitter and Facebook at higher rates than white Americans.”

Read the full story here.

(Source: Blavity.com)

Originally published: 12/15/2017

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