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A Middle School Friendship Led to the Engineering of a Visual Recognition Tech Company

A Middle School Friendship Led to the Engineering of a Visual Recognition Tech Company

Tyler Young April 19, 2018

Dr. Nashlie Sephus and Ivan Walker were born and raised in Jackson, MS. Nashlie credits her 8th-grade science…

Breaking the Mold? Black-Owned Venture Capital Firms Mirror Traditional VC

Breaking the Mold? Black-Owned Venture Capital Firms Mirror Traditional VC

Sherrell Dorsey February 8, 2018

A small but growing group of black investors are raising big dollars in a…

Is Bitcoin the Next Black Wealth Creator?

Is Bitcoin the Next Black Wealth Creator?

ThePLUG Staff December 1, 2017

It’s 1 p.m. on a Saturday afternoon and Demetrick Ferguson has already checked Coinbase…