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Visa, MasterCard Moving Into Mobile Pay in Africa
The payment processors want to get a slice of Africa's growing mobile payment industry....


Nigeria Expected to Join 15 Largest Global Economies by 2050
Global finiancial rating firm Moody's has predicted that Nigeria's GDP will rise to $4.5 trillion b...


Iyanla Vanzant Opens Up About Leaving an Abusive Relationship
The life coach recounts how she left her partner in the middle of the night....


Obama to Seek Return for Investment in Africa
President Barack Obama's upcoming weeklong trip to Africa will mark his most significant personal i...


What Is Venture Capital and Is It Right for Me?
If you want to start a business, you're going to need money to fund it....


African Cell Phones to Get Free Wikipedia Access
A deal between telecommunications company Orange and the Wikimedia Foundation, the non-profit organ...


Poor but networked: UN says cell phone use surging
GENEVA – More than half of the people in the developing world are now cell phone subscribers,...


JetBlue Signs Deal for Satellite Onboard Wi-Fi
NEW YORK (AP) — JetBlue said Wednesday it signed a deal to install satellite broadband Intern...


Will Blacks Be Left Behind in the Digital Divide?
In 2010 Blacks, Latinos and low-income households were less likely to have broadband internet at ho...


BET Teams Up With Girl Scouts of USA for Black Female Leadership Panel
BET Networks and the Girls Scouts of the USA hosted the panel, which focused on fostering the next ...


Cell Phones Drive Africa’s Tech Boom
The rapid adoption of mobile technology is helping drive African economic growth, a new study repor...


Broadband Usage Growing Even as Gaps Persist
WASHINGTON – The U.S. still faces a significant gap in residential broadband use that breaks ...


More Than Half Age 25-29 Only Have Cell Phones
More than half age 25-29 only have cell phones....


Poverty Line Rises For Families in Zimbabwe
HARARE, Zimbabwe – The poverty line for maintaining a family of five in economically ravaged ...


Indonesia Quake Toll Rises to 531 Dead
Indonesia quake toll rises to 531 dead....


First Black Woman FCC Commissioner Sworn In
A daughter of Congressman James Clyburn just made history. Get the details....


Best Jobs of 2009 | Careers
Posted Dec. 15, 2008 -- Unfortunately, not many people are a stranger to the downward spiraling eco...


Congressman Stumbles Into Hip-Hop-Style Beef With BET Founder
Posted Oct. 1, 2007 – BET founder Robert Johnson blasted a Democratic congressman from New England ...


News| Tech | Using Your Cell on Flights Could Soon Be OK
Posted March 16, 2006 –You've probably seen people flip open their cell phones and make a call at 2...