Abraham Gould

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Drake Responds To Adele’s “Hotline Bling” Remix Request

Adele said earlier this month that she’d like to do an official remix to Drake’s “Hotline Bling.”<p>The Canadian rapper-singer said he’s game.<p>“I’d do …

Everyday Empathy in the Photographs of Michael Dressel

<i>Michael Dressel, Los Angeles, 2014</i><p>Born in 1958, Michael Dressel grew up behind the Iron Curtain in East Berlin obsessed with film and desiring to be a painter. In attempting to escape the Worker's Paradise he was captured climbing the wall and spent two years in a Stasi prison, years he calls "the …

Serena Williams, Novak Djokovic win Cincinnati openers

MASON, Ohio (AP) — Serena Williams pumped her fist after each important point and screamed as she smacked another emphatic shot. The defending …

Samsung to Appeal to U.S. Supreme Court in Ongoing Patent Battle With Apple

Samsung is planning to take its ongoing patent war with Apple to the United States Surpreme Court, reports the <i>San Jose Mercury News</i>. In court papers filed today, Samsung said that by November it would ask the Supreme Court to hear its latest appeal.<p>"The questions present issues of enormous …

This Is the Bag Every College Girl Needs When Heading Back to School

Each product we feature has been independently selected and reviewed by our editorial team. If you make a purchase using the links included, we may …

What We Can Learn from #BoysInMakeup

Who says only girls can look flawless? That's the thought process behind #BoysinMakeup, a new Instagram movement that's slowly taking over the social …

The 11 Most Zen Places On The Planet

More than just vacation destinations, some places have long been revered for their natural beauty and spiritual power. Whether sparkling lake, clear-blue ocean or majestic mountain, these spots will help you find your inner om.<p>More than just vacation destinations, some places have long been revered …

Panoramic Photography

How Google’s Networking Infrastructure Has Evolved Over The Last 10 Years

Google today announced that it wants to fix your home Wi-Fi, but internally, it has long been working on far more complex networking issues. To connect the hundreds of thousands of machines that make up a Google data center, you can’t just use a few basic routers and switches. So to manage all the …

Networking

16 Dresses That Have No Business Being Called Dresses

All sheer everything.<p>Sheer dresses, short dresses, barely-there dresses -- when it comes to red carpet attired, we've seen it all. Literally.<p>That's because sometimes celebrities leave too little to the imagination. Below, we've rounded up 16 dresses that have absolutely no business being called …

Jay Electronica Takes Shots at J. Cole and Drake at London Show

<b>Jay Electronica</b> might be a better troll than he is a rapper at this point. He'll go on epic <b>Twitter</b> rants calling rap a "clown circus" when the</b> …

Rap & Hip-Hop

HIP HOP AND HIGH NOTES: 25 Years of Mariah Carey

<b>Is she Tommy’s puppet? Does she really write her own songs?</b> Why is she trying to sing Black?<p>Wait…is she Black?<p>Since the debut of “Vision of Love” 25 …

These Are the Most Popular Fashion Brands in Hip-Hop

Hip-hop artists’ interest in fashion has been well documented, from their omnipresence at fashion week to the repeated brand name–dropping in their …

Nicki Minaj’s Wax Figure Will Not Be Taken Down

Nicki Minaj’s wax figure will remain at Madame Tussauds Las Vegas museum, Billboard reports.<p>Stories circulated yesterday (September 9) that the …

Dreams Worth More Than Money

Meek Mill is one of hip-hop’s most powerful brag machines, hollering blunt-force boasts with desperate energy and uncut brio. His second LP begins …

Living Legend

Miami shout-rapper Gunplay is a singular voice in Southern rap. He’s got the high-octane, high-volume, permanent hypeman delivery of Waka Flocka …

Compton

Who in the world has better ears than Andre Young? Throughout his many incarnations, the common thread in Dr. Dre’s career has been his ability to …

Free (Based Freestyles Mixtape)

Lil B has been a cult hero since the glory days of MySpace. To many people, that’s still all he is — a stand-in for all the kids who yell “swag …

DS2

Last year didn’t go the way Future planned. The Atlanta croon-rapper’s much-ballyhooed, underperforming <i>Honest</i> failed to make him the Trap King of …

Review: Ruby Amanfu, 'Standing Still'

Ruby Amanfu made an incredible impression as Jack White's visual and vocal foil during live and recorded performances of his 2012 single "Love Interruption" — she as the inscrutable, bouffant-sporting woman of color, possessed of a live-wire vibrato, and he as the spectral, stylized rocker. …