Lists

December 13, 2018
Ty and Courtney Caldwell, co-founders of ShearShare UrbanGeekz

“10 Mobile Apps You Should Know About” – Created By African Americans 2018

When you ask anyone to name a tech genius people almost reflexively rattle off the usual suspects such as Bill Gates of Microsoft, Mark Zuckerberg of Facebook, […]
December 5, 2018

Oprah, Beyoncé And Serena Williams Make Forbes List Of World’s 100 Most Powerful Women

It’s that time of year again. Forbes has just released its 2018 list of the World’s 100 Most Powerful Women on the planet across all spheres, […]
August 14, 2018

10 YouTube Tech Influencers You Should Know

Who doesn’t have a YouTube channel or two that they simply can’t live without? Doesn’t matter if it’s your boo or your bff, just about everybody […]
July 31, 2018

5 Tips To Boost Your Self-Confidence As An ‘Underestimated’ Entrepreneur

Even more than career setbacks, the times I’ve found myself most dispirited is when I’ve encountered the quiet corrosiveness of that feeling that the people around […]
July 12, 2018
UrbanGeekz UG Tech Talkz: Where Media Meets Diversity in Tech

UrbanGeekz In Top 20 Ranker List Of ‘The Best Tech Blogs’ Online

UrbanGeekz has been ranked as one of ‘The Best Tech Blogs’ on the Ranker list of the most impactful technology news sites on the Internet. As […]
February 22, 2018

20 Diverse Influencers to Watch in 2018

Global culture is influenced by American culture that is shaped at its core by people of color. In 2017 we saw diverse figures from Yara Shahidi’s […]
January 17, 2018

10 Latinx Tech Entrepreneurs Kicking Ass

Latinx currently represent the largest minority group in the United States, making up 17 percent of the population. It has been forecast that by 2044 minority groups […]
August 27, 2017

10 Nigerian-Americans Making Waves in Tech

This year has seen Silicon Valley on trial for a lack of diversity and impartial treatment of women. From Google employee, James Damore’s ‘Anti-diversity’ memo to […]
May 7, 2017

20 Millennial Tech Innovators of Color You Should Know

It’s common knowledge that the tech industry has a diversity problem. Employee demographics clearly show a dearth of women and untapped minorities in the leading technology […]
March 22, 2017
Oprah Winfrey

Forbes Rich List: Meet the World’s 10 Black Billionaires

It’s that time of year again. Forbes has just published its list of the richest people on the planet. Out of the record 2,043 people who made […]