Black America’s largest media company earns from radio, tv and the internet.

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Black America’s largest media company Urban One, Inc. (NASDAQ: UONEK and UONE) reports 4th quarter 2017 results and the numbers will make happy stockholders. There was a slight decrease in revenue from the previous year and a 2.8% increase in operating income.  For the quarter, the firm had $121.3 million in revenue. For the entire year, the sales were over $456 million dollars, leaving a net EBITDA of $136 million for stockholder value.   The company owns urban market radio stations and Black American oriented internet sites which it refers to as its broadcast…

Learn how to get a word published in the WikiPedia Dictionary if they are the words Blacksoftware or Ethnic Software

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Okay, let’s get right into it. Short recap. We had two words we wanted the WORLD to recognize. One word is blackSoftware. Another word was ethnic software.   Blacksoftware.com initiated a process with the Wikipedia to have the words accepted.  That’s done on a User Talk Page. Its a dictionary feature where you upload and edit your work then ask WikiPedia editors to approve it for inclusion into the public dictionary. The process is different when you want to add people, places, and things.  But for “words” its a major big…

Black software inventor studios.

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Black Girls Code #BlackGirlMagic Black men are taking it to Wall Street Attend the networking events held by local chapters of Black associations such as NABA, the National Association of Black Accountants, NSBE, the National Association of Black Engineers, BIG for Blacks in Government and take a look around the room. Who do you see? You’ll see Black women in numbers exceeding the number of Black males with business cards titles, Associate Director Project Management, Digital Strategist, International Marketing Manager, Global Supply Chain Director and ranking corporate positions. Hired by…

Ethnic software the word originated here.

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(September 2006 ) – William Murrell, founder of BlackSoftware.com defined Ethnic software programs as follows. These are software titles, apps, and applications containing culturally accurate graphics, music, text, photos, images, illustrations, spoken word, and other media representing one or more ethnic groups. ORIGINS Ethnic Software was proposed to WikiPedia to be inserted as subcategory of applications software.  We began proving ethnic software pre-existed by telling the story of AfroLink Software, Inc.  The company  had released a CD-ROM program with animation and sound featuring 500 questions and answers about Black Americans and African history…

Our conversation with the Wikipedia Dictionary about adding a new word

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blackSoftware.com’s WikiPedia pitch For word and definition: “ethnic software” Wikipedia Administrators, commonly known as admins or sysops (system operators), are editors who have been trusted with access to restricted technical features (“tools”). For example, administrators can protect and delete pages, and block other editors. The English Wikipedia currently has 1,242 administrators as of 19 December 20 and this webmaster ran into a bunch of them on his quest for updating the Wiki volume with the words blacksoftware and ethnic software. I’ve heard people tell me that oh yeah, all you…