Tech-life columnist's hot Black Friday picks

Jennifer Jolly, a nationally syndicated tech-life columnist, said she'd "rather r lick a San Francisco sidewalk than camp out all night" for so-called doorbuster deals on Black Friday.

AfroTech conference draws black tech industry leaders, innovators to Oakland

This weekend in Oakland more than 10,000 people of color will be taking part in a weekend-long conference called AfroTech.  "I've worked in tech for over 10 years and there's not a ton of diversity in many of the places I've worked," said Dana Barrett of Asana.   In 2016, Blavity Inc, a media company targeting black millennials, decided it was time to seek out and empower people of color in the field of technology and AfroTech was born.