The Great Debate: Who’s More Innovative Steve Jobs or Mark Zuckerberg?

This past Saturday morning I was scrolling Facebook, as I usually do, but something particular caught my eye. My girl, Jazmine Henley-Brown (also a fellow podcaster! Go check out her podcast the #20SomethingSeries) asked a great question: Who is the most innovative: Mark Zuckerberg or Steve Jobs? Jasmine started the conversation off with her insightful thoughts: But you know... Continue Reading →

Ep. 03: Kelley O. Williams Unplugged

Kelley O. Williams is the co-creator of the Paige & Paxton Elementary STEM curriculum. While working for signature companies such as American Express and JPMorgan Chase, Kelley led nationally recognized STEM pipeline programs for girls and youth of color as one of the founding team members of the New York Chapter of Black Girls Code.... Continue Reading →

Disrupt Indy: What Diversity and Inclusion in Tech SHOULD Look Like

This is a guest post by Tyler Lawrence and Destiny Loyd. ———————————————————— Before I say anything else, two things: I am so thankful that Black Tech Unplugged entrusted me with obtaining live coverage of this magnificent techie experience. And also, my life has been changed, forever. I am still struggling to truly find the right... Continue Reading →

Major Announcement…

I am happy to announce that Black Tech Unplugged has partnered up with DisruptIndy for its conference August 2nd-August 4th. This conference was created by Be Nimble, a social enterprise that accelerates diversity and inclusion initiatives in technology. The event, which takes place at the NCAA Hall of Champions & Conference Center, is for thought leaders,... Continue Reading →

Black Tech Unplugged Radio

So it's not what you think... Black Tech Unplugged is not coming live to your airwaves (well at least not right now). However, the host of Black Tech Unplugged, Deena McKay, got to share her story on Tech Scene Chicago. Joined by Jamila Parham, listen to the women talk about being Black women in tech, the Chicago tech... Continue Reading →

Ep. 02: Sherrell Dorsey Unplugged

Episode 2 features the amazing Sherrell Dorsey, a noted technology journalist and social entrepreneur. She is founder of the daily tech newsletter, ThePLUG, where she leads content strategy, business partnerships, and growth of the only newsletter dedicated to highlighting the significant voices of black founders and business leaders in the news.  Listen as she takes... Continue Reading →

Ep. 01: Deena McKay Unplugged

Learn about the tech path of Deena McKay, the host of Black Tech Unplugged.   Follow Deena on social media: Instagram: Facebook: Twitter: Website:  __________________________________________________________________________________________ FOLLOW BLACK TECH UNPLUGGED Instagram: Facebook: Twitter:  

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