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The East Bay's Changing Demographics

If recent trends continue, the number of Black residents in the urban East Bay will decline further, as the percentage of Latinos and whites rise. By …

So, You Think Housing in the East Bay Is Expensive and Scarce?

Just wait a decade. (Unless we do something about it now.) Actually, there's good and bad news about the future of housing in the East Bay.…

Lake Merritt Construction Enters Final Phase

OaklandPhoto: Matt Savener/HoodlineThe ongoing Lakeside Green Street project at Lake Merritt entered a new phase last week when workers began …

Photos: Athletics spring training workout in Mesa

<i>Click here if you are having trouble viewing the photos or video on your mobile device.</i><p>The Oakland Athletics continued with their pitchers and …

Workouts

Report: Tim Lincecum throws 90-93 MPH at showcase

Report: Tim Lincecum throws 90-93 MPH at showcase<p>AP<p>Tim Lincecum was back on a mound Thursday, trying to prove to teams once again that he still has a …

The 1 Question That Leads to Success, According to Tony Robbins, Jim Carrey and BuzzFeed Publisher Dao Nguyen

It's a counterintuitive way to get what you want, but it works.<p>Whether you're a movie star, motivational coach, or the publisher of a wildly popular website--or an entrepreneur--asking one question makes the difference between failure and success. Or between success and phenomenal success. That's …

This Way of Selling Online is the Future of Retail (and It's Often Overlooked)

If you want a quick way to scale and test products, this is your best bet.<p>The Internet has revolutionized shopping. Customers can now purchase whatever they'd like with a simple click of a button or tap of the finger. Most purchases now come from online retailers rather than brick-and-mortar …

8 Simple Ways To Be Happier

Are you in a rut? Feeling blue? It might not just be the time of year. You might have just hit a low spot. If you’re there, that’s OK. But, how do …

Yale's Most Popular Class Ever Teaches How to Live a Happier Life (Here's What Students Learn)

The fact the class is so wildly popular speaks to the state of mental health on campuses today--and in your workplace. Audit the course by reading on.<p>News flash--adult life is filled with unhappiness traps and the search for keys to happiness (or even a good happiness hack to help us get by).<p>It …

This Is the Amount of Money You Need to Be Happy, According to Research

Money really can buy happiness, as it turns out — but you might not need as much as you think.<p>A large analysis published in the journal <i>Nature Human</i> …

How Michael B. Jordan got mean and massive for 'Black Panther'

LOS ANGELES – What makes a bad guy appear menacing?<p>In James Bond films, the answer tends to be facial scars or over-the-top weaponry. Animated Disney movies often rely on vaguely British accents and oblong faces for their baddies.<p>But according to Michael B. Jordan's trainer, Corey Calliet, there's …

Tiger Shroff just revealed the secret to his fitness

Tiger Shroff just revealed the secret to his fitness<p>Planning how to lose weight is a tough task. Executing your weight loss plan is even tougher. But …

Fitness

NBA 3-Point Contest 2018: TV Schedule, Participants and Predicted Winner

The NBA Three-Point Contest will feature a notable omission in the form of Golden State Warriors superstar Stephen Curry.<p>This somewhat disappointing absence aside, Saturday night's second affair should offer can't-miss action even the great Larry Bird would want to watch before things switch over …

Basketball

Chris Broussard reveals why Klay Thompson should stay in Golden State

Chris Broussard reveals to Greg Jennings, Rob Parker and Holly Sonders that Klay Thompson is part of a possible dynasty in Golden State with Stephen …

Basketball

Teaching STEM and Programming—No Experience Needed

<i>Editor</i><i>'s Note: It</i><i>'s no secret that when it comes to international comparative examinations in math and science, Singapore is a top achiever. But what</i> …

On how tech is reshaping education

Arthur Eisenkraft, science educator, professor of science education and physics, and director of the Center of Science and Math in Context (COSMIC) …

Why colleges must change how they teach calculus

Math departments fail too many calculus students and do not adequately prepare those they pass.<p>That is the message heard from engineering colleges …

NPR Seeks Science Editor. Science Education Not Required.

The job ad is appalling.<p>NPR, which to its credit at least attempts to cover science and health, is looking for a new Science Editor. Unfortunately, …

Education

Charts of the week: Advancing women and girls in science

By Chris McKenna<i>“On this International Day, I urge commitment to end bias, greater investments in science, technology, engineering and math education</i> …

How do we get black students in the picture and in computer majors?

Kamau Bobb is senior director of the Constellations Center for Equity in Computing at Georgia Tech. In this column, Bobb cites the lack of students …

Education

An Open Letter to White People Who Are Upset Because Black Panther Is So Racist

Dear Chads and Beckys,<p>I admit that I have been reluctant to write this letter. It has nothing to do with my dislike for you or your people. In fact, …

How to Care for a Shaved Head: 6 Tips from the Pros.

(<b>ThyBlackMan.com</b>) Whether it’s for aesthetic reasons, to avoid the appearance of a receding a hair line, or just to make a statement, shaved heads …

Hair

Slack Names One of the Most Powerful Women in Corporate America, Edith Cooper, to Its Board

Edith Cooper, the former executive vice president and global head of human capital at Goldman Sachs has been added to Silicon Valley company Slack’s …

The Biggest Black Business and Other News This Week

If you’ve missed some of our biggest business stories this week, we’ve got you. Here’s a roundup of some of the biggest stories Black Enterprise …

Here Are The Black People Behind The Scenes Who Made 'Black Panther' A Reality

Representation behind the camera matters, too.<p>It goes without saying that “Black Panther” does a damn good job at empowering black people on screen. But that wasn’t reserved solely for in front of the camera.<p>The crew that made this highly anticipated film a reality was very inclusive, with black …

Christian Followers & Identity Politics Mixing.

(<b>ThyBlackMan.com</b>) Though there are notable exceptions, my life experience suggests that people with a lot of power and money have trouble trusting …

Theology

Dr. David Blackwell, UC Berkeley’s 1st Tenured Black Scholar, Has a Building Named in His Honor

via jbhe.com The University of California Berkeley is naming its newest residence hall in honor of David Blackwell. Dr. Blackwell,…

Kicking off San Francisco’s Black History Month, Board President London Breed proclaims, ‘I am nobody’s slave!’

<b>by Etta M. Jones and Lin Robertson</b><i>“A people without knowledge of their history is like a tree without roots.”</i> – Marcus GarveyBlack San Franciscans, a …

The absolute best way to grill chicken

How many times have you been to a barbecue only to be served sad chicken? What, you may ask, is “sad chicken”?<p>Oh, we think you know.<p>Burnt chicken, dry chicken, chicken with no discernable flavor, chicken that looks alright at first and then turns out to be raw in the middle — ah, that might be the …

Want to 'train your brain'? Forget apps, learn a musical instrument

The multimillion dollar brain training industry is under attack. In October 2014, a group of over 100 eminent neuroscientists and psychologists wrote an open letter warning that “claims promoting brain games are frequently exaggerated and at times misleading”. Earlier this year, industry giant …

The Brain