Keon Peterson

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Delete yourself from the internet by pressing this button

The internet can be a beautiful and horrible place at the same time. It’s weird, and sometimes you feel like you want to leave. Sadly, there’s no easy way out — or there wasn’t, until now.<p>Swedish developers Wille Dahlbo and Linus Unnebäck created Deseat.me, a web app that offers a way to wipe your …

Obama Say Jay-Z is Still The King Of Rap

From living rooms to barbershops, the question of the greatest MC’s always stirs up good conversation. President Obama threw his opinion in the ring …

Kanye’s ‘Famous’ Music Video Is Now an Art Exhibit, Because What Kanye Wants, Kanye Gets

In the event you woke up today thinking, <i>you know what, I love Kanye West’s music video for “Famous” and I’d really love to check out the 12 naked</i> …

Squirrel Steals GoPro, Shoots Video Game Worthy POV Run Through a Tree

Animals stealing action cameras is nothing new—monkeys, seagulls, and foxes have all gotten their 15 minutes of fame this way. But this thieving …

‘Paint’ walls a different color with this simple Photoshop trick

Photoshop can alter images in almost every way imaginable. As capable as it is though, there are times when the changes needed are rather mundane in …

Tutorials

Mercedes-Benz Considers Its First-Ever Golf Cart a 'Real Sports Car'

It's got a built-in refrigerator, integrated touchpad, Bluetooth stereo, and a top speed of 19 miles per hour.<p>Yesterday Mercedes-Benz unveiled its first-ever golf cart. Dubbed the Mercedes-Benz Style Edition Garia Golf Car, the cart is being billed by the automaker as "a real sports car" (no joke: …

Golf

Ride Neil Young's “Earth Train” on the New York City Subway

Neil Young recently released his eco-centric album <i>EARTH,</i> and to celebrate he's created a two-week long installation inside the S train, located within New York City's Grand Central subway station. The interior and exterior of the “Earth Train” is covered in various nature-related visuals, and …

New York City

Hear the Club Banger "Go Off" from What Will Be MIA's Final Album

The artist confirmed in an interview with Annie Mac that this would be her final album, as she premiered the Skrillex and Blaqstarr produced "Go Off".<p>We're lucky. We've had just over a decade of the enigma that is MIA, ever since she first push and shoved her to attention by dropping a six song …

Skrillex

Pentagram unveils refresh of Mastercard’s brand mark and identity

Pentagram has refreshed the logo and identity for Mastercard. The instantly recognisable logo has been reworked rather than replaced, and simplified …

Graphic Design

Remembering Prince: 1958-2016

<i>This article originally appeared in the May 6, 2016 issue of</i> Entertainment Weekly. <i>Buy that issue here.</i><p>During Prince’s intimate show at the Fox …

D'Angelo Covers Prince's "Sometimes It Snows in April" on "The Tonight Show": Watch

D'Angelo was the musical guest on tonight's episode of "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon." Bathed in purple light, he honored the late Prince with a beautiful piano rendition of the <i>Parade</i> song "Sometimes It Snows in April." He was joined by Maya Rudolph and Gretchen Lieberum, who have long …

The Tonight Show

Kanye West scores first US No 1 album via streams

The Life of Pablo is the first album to hit No 1 in America without majority physical and download sales, with 74% of units shifted via stream<p>The fragmented launch of Kanye West’s The Life of Pablo has paid off: the rapper’s seventh album has made music history in the US by becoming the first album …

Apple Music

How to Manage Clients When You Own a Freelance Graphic Design Business

Expert advice to help you keep your clients happy and get the job done to their satisfaction<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>The following excerpt is from Shelby Larson’s book</i> Moonlighting on the Internet<i>. Buy it now from</i> Amazon | Barnes & Noble | iTunes<b><br>Limited-Time</b> …

Small Business

Optical corrections in logo design

I started my design career working in print design (brochures, leaflets etc), where I applied grid systems to my designs, and it made the work look …

Graphic Design

The 11 minute guide to a bulletproof UX strategy

The heart of great UX strategy lies in thorough research. Unfortunately, UX research is usually a mess.<p>If you’re an outsider, you’re still getting to know everyone involved in the project at the same time you’re navigating which research activities to take on. If you’re an insider, it can be the …

Product Management

Improve Your Mobile Optimization Strategy With These 7 Steps

Mobile optimization strategies have helped music streaming apps like Pandora, Apple Music and Tidal completely disrupt the music industry. With their …

Watch Bernie Sanders Interview on Hot 97

On Friday morning, Vermont senator and Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders appeared on Hot 97's "Ebro in the Morning." On the program, he discussed a number of issues, including income inequality, the Flint, Michigan water crisis, the possibility of a Donald Trump presidency, hix tax …

Bernie Sanders

Diddy Signs His Son Christian Combs to Bad Boy Records - XXL

Diddy has just added another artist to his Bad Boy roster after signing his son Christian to a recording contract.<p>Puff broke the news yesterday …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Stream Big Sean and Jhené Aiko's 'TWENTY88' Album

Making their grand debut as TWENTY88, Big Sean and Jhené Aiko are back with their full length collaborative project. The close friends were largely …

Sikh-American Army Officer Wins Ability to Serve With Beard, Turban

In a decision by the U.S. Army Thursday, Capt. Simratpal Singh, a decorated Sikh-American officer and combat veteran, has received a long-term religious accommodation to serve with long hair, a beard, and turban in accordance with his Sikh faith.<p>In December, Singh — a West Point graduate, Army …

Religion

The party of Lincoln must be better than Georgia's HB 757

Our Pledge of Allegiance concludes with “Liberty and justice <i>for all</i>.” The proponents of Georgia’s HB 757 argued the bill was necessary to protect the right of people of faith to practice their chosen religion. Having worn the uniform for 22 years and sworn to protect and defend the Constitution, I …

LGBTQI

6 quick and easy ways to connect with anyone

I wondered why some people seemed to always have a steady stream of new prospects.<p>I wondered what they did that I didn't do or what they knew that I didn't know.<p>After studying some of the best salespeople I knew, I discovered they all had one thing in common.<p>They all had the ability to connect with …

Princeton University

Edible spoons promise to be tasty while saving the planet

Tired of seeing mountains of plastic cutlery polluting India's landfills, Narayana Peesapaty had an idea: What if you could eat your disposable spoon …

Jay Z Inspires Nick Jonas' Album Title

Hov strikes again. After revealing the tracklisting and release date for his upcoming album <i>Last Year Was Complicated</i>, Nick Jonas says that the …

Talib Kweli Responds to Gene Simmons’ “Death of Rap” Comments

"Do better, Gene."<br>The post Talib Kweli Responds to Gene Simmons’ “Death of Rap” Comments appeared first on Pigeons & Planes.

The Post

Baltimore Ravens’ Tray Walker dies following motorbike crash in Miami

• Coach John Harbaugh mourns ‘a young man with a good and kind heart’ • Tray Walker had played eight games during rookie season for Ravens<p>Tributes are being paid to the Baltimore Ravens cornerback Tray Walker after he died in a motorbike crash.<p>The 23-year-old, who played eight games during his …

NFL

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