Harlem’s NBPC’s 360 Incubator And Fund New Selects For Competition

nbpcThe nation’s only nonprofit dedicated solely to media content about the Black experience has selected seven producing teams for its 360 Incubator and Fund where competitors can score up to $150,000 in development funds for their TV and web pilots or interactive/transmedia project. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Clayton Banks Talks Harlem Future On Salon

silicon harlemSalon’s Carrie Sheffield sat down with Silicon Harlem founder Clayton Banks on Monday for a Facebook Live discussion about the unique gentrification infecting Harlem, New York.
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Andrew Rasiej, NY Tech Alliance Chairman Offers Suggestions on Pokemon Go And Civic Tech

L-Bruce-Lincoln and Andrew-Rasiej-marina-villelaAndrew Rasiej, NY Tech Alliance Chairman, and Marie Ternes, an advisor to the NY Tech Alliance, published a very interesting Op-Ed piece in last Friday’s Daily News. In it they call for embedding civic features in Pokémon Go and point out that the results could be transformative. Continue Reading →

Harlem Garage, The Closing Of A Co-Working Space

Harlem-Garage-muralThe Harlem Garage was a neighborhood darling when the co-working space opened nearly three years ago on West 118th Street. Continue Reading →

East Harlemite Launches Harlem’s First VC Fund

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John Henry, the 22-year-old founder of accelerator program Cofound Harlem, has announced Cofound Ventures, Harlem’s first venture capital fund.  Continue Reading →

Art And Tech To Meet In Harlem At NBPC

hackathon 2Art and technology will meet at the crossroads that is Harlem this October. National Black Programming Consortium (NBPC), the Harlem-based media arts organization, is partnering with Silicon Harlem, a social venture designed to turn Harlem into a technology and innovation hub, for Hack360. Continue Reading →

Harlem World Magazine Local Media Sponsor Of Reel Sisters Film Festival

akilahjaramogiHarlem World Magazine is pleased to announce that we are new local media sponsors of the Reel Sisters of the Diaspora Film Festival & Lecture Series 2015. Continue Reading →

Silicon Harlem Conference 2015 At MIST Harlem

silicon harlem conference 2016On Friday, October 16, 2015, Silicon Harlem will host a one of a kind conference that puts real focus on what opportunities there are in the innovation economy. Continue Reading →

The Silicon Harlem Week Hackathon Youth Winners

harlem week hackathon teams finalAs a Local Media sponsor of the Silicon Harlem and Harlem Week Hackathon 2015 on Saturday, August 8th, Harlem World Magazine asked the First, Second and Third place winners 10 questions about their winning App. Continue Reading →

Bruce Lincoln To Join Made In Africa At MIST In Harlem

Bruce-LincolnBruce Lincoln co-founder of Silicon Harlem joins the Made In Africa (MIA) entrepreneurs’ event at Mist Harlem,46 West 116th Street , New York. Continue Reading →