Angela T. Jones

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Take a Test to Determine Your Entrepreneurial “DNA”

As an <b>angel</b> investor, I get requests almost every day to review a new product or website, and provide feedback on its potential success. Yet I can’t …

A Reminder That It's Very, Very Easy To Download Dr. Dre's "Compton"

Or, why "exclusive" means nothing on 2015's internet.<p>On Thursday evening, Dr. Dre released <i>Compton</i>, his first album in 16 years. It's a marquee release and, so far, a critical success. It's also an advertisement, for both <i>Straight Outta Compton</i>, the N.W.A biopic hitting theaters this month, and Apple …

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Watch Idris Elba As A Brutal Warlord In The First Trailer For Netflix’s ‘Beasts Of No Nation’

Back in March, as part of their big push to get into original feature films, Netflix reportedly paid $12 million for the rights to <i>Beasts of No Nation</i>, a movie based on the best-selling book by Uzodinma Iweala. Written and directed by Cary Fukunaga, the director of the eight-episode first season of</i> …

12 Ways To Instill Your Kid With An Entrepreneurial Mindset

Misfit, oddball, geek, nerd, outcast, and misunderstood rebel, these are some of the terms used to describe future entrepreneurs. So parents, I …

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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: Body Shaming Black Female Athletes Is Not Just About Race

Serena Williams won her 21st Grand Slam title at Wimbledon this month. This marks the 17th time in a row that she has defeated Maria Sharapova. Yet …

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: America's Not Ready To Dump Trump

Donald Trump has united American voters, though perhaps not in the way he’d envisioned. More than 200,000 petitioners demanded that NBC cancel any …

21 Juicy Burger Recipes for Your July 4th Cookout

A great burger with a charred crust and a juicy, savory interior is a cornerstone of summer's best cookouts. It doesn't hurt that it's also one of those crowd-pleasing foods that's easy to make in bulk. Unfortunately, a lot of impromptu burgers wind up dry, flavorless, overcooked, and all-around …

Black Women: Which Man Would You Choose?

<b>By Angela T. Jones</b> Statistically Black women and Asian men are the two most "single" groups of people in the United States. Often I have been asked …

The New ‘Fantastic Four’ Movie Is Showing Its Lighter Side In This New TV Spot

BlackBerry Considering Releasing Android Smartphone

BlackBerry is considering releasing an Android-based smartphone for the first time in an attempt to regain market share and promote its cross-platform BES12 device management system, according to <i>Reuters</i>. The report claims the embattled Waterloo, Ontario-based smartphone maker will likely release an …

Nike’s new deal with the NBA wasn’t just big—it was inevitable

Nike’s new, eight-year deal to serve as the exclusive apparel provider to the NBA was only announced yesterday (June 10) but has long seemed inevitable—and not just since March, when Adidas said it wouldn’t renew its contract with the league. No, this Nike deal feels like it’s been coming for years.<p>…

Getting paid to watch Netflix? Yes, that's a thing

Starting in the wee hours of June 12, hundreds of thousands of fans are expected to binge-watch Season 3 of Netflix's original production "Orange is the New Black."<p>The payoff for the vast majority of the audience is the satisfaction of consuming a long-awaited update on Piper and the rest of the …

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Here's why Netflix released 'Orange Is the New Black' early

The season's episodes were originally supposed to post at 3 a.m. ET. Instead they emerged at 9 p.m. ET and caused an instant wave of excitement among fans.<p>"OITNB," the abbreviation for the show's title, began trending on Twitter within minutes of Netflix's announcement, CNN reported.<p>So why did …

Away from home and want to watch Netflix on your hotel TV? Now you can

If you're traveling and worried you won't be able to watch the first episode Friday of Season 3 of<p>"Orange Is the New Black"on Netflix, now you can, if you're staying at some Marriott Hotels.<p>Guests can use an app on their hotel TV to access their Netflix account (or subscribe) to watch new episodes …

Apple stock is great. So are many of its suppliers' stocks

There are quite literally hundreds of Apple suppliers. The top 200 of these companies help the Mac maker procure over 97% of what it needs, including manufacturing, assembly, and materials.<p>Most of Apple's suppliers are located in Asia, which makes sense given the concentration of companies there …

Snapchat is reportedly raising $650 million at a $16 billion valuation

The company previously raised a $200 million Series E round in March from Alibaba, valuing the company at $15 billion. To date, Snapchat has raised $848 million in venture capital funding.<p>Earlier this week at Re/code's Code Conference in Los Angeles, Snapchat CEO Evan Spiegel said he has plans to …

Incredible Underwater Hotel Room In Dubai Will Make You Want To Sleep With The Fishes

Sleeping under the sea is a rare treat for us land dwellers. Luckily, a new wave of underwater hotels and suites in places like Bali, Pemba Island in Tanzania and the Atlantis The Palm in Dubai are letting lucky patrons sleep under the sea.<p>Atlantis The Palm in Dubai gained notoriety this week when …

Republicans want to kill the FCC's plan to subsidize internet for the poor

The 'Obama phone' debate rages on<p>This week, the FCC proposed offering internet subsidies to poor Americans, and Republicans in Congress are already lining up to slam the idea.<p>The FCC's proposal is an overhaul of the agency's "Lifeline" program, which provides subsidies on phone service to poor …

Google's "Hands Free" will allow you to shop at stores without pulling out your phone

Coming to select McDonalds later this year<p>Google debuted Android Pay during yesterday's opening keynote at its I/O developer conference. But the most interesting payments news came at a late afternoon session, where executives from Google's commerce division showed off a prototype of a hands-free …

Will Anyone Really "Own" Clothing in the Future?

A new borrowing economy could spell the end for fast fashion.<p>Owning stuff is <i>so</i> last generation. These days, you can loan out parking spots, cars, sports equipment, and even bulldozers. So why on Earth do we stick to the idea of "closet staples" when it comes to our clothing?<p>A new generation of …

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Little Things That Make Travel Way Easier

We have all heard the phrase, "It's the little things that count." In these days of shrinking airplane seats and limited luggage allowances we truly need to be conscious of the size of everything we carry when traveling. From the dimensions of our bag to all the items we place in it, it seems size …

For Entrepreneurs, Small Business Is A Big Deal

Entrepreneurs and investors are always trying to predict what the “next big thing” will be. More often than not, the same buzzwords appear time and time again. From “big data” to the “Uber of (name your noun)” — the next big thing always seems to be a derivation of whatever worked previously and …

FAO Schwarz: Too priceless for words, and for customers

FAO Schwarz is weeks away from closing the doors to its landmark toy store on Manhattan’s Fifth Avenue, a store that offered more than merchandise; it offered an “experience.” When the toy empire moved there in 1986, it wrapped the building like a giant Christmas gift in red cloth and a big white …

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Are You Ready for the Return of the Apron Top?

A '90s staple is making a re-entrance…<p>The apron top represents the best of late'90s/early 2000s fashion—a classic case of covered-up in front, flaunt it in the back. It fits in with the era's ideals of simplicity mixed with a little sex appeal—found in Carolyn Bessette-Kennedy's Narciso Rodriguez …

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