Shauhn Johnson

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Motion Monday is our Motion Design Inspiration

Miroslav Dimitrov and eDesign Ltd. shared an awesome motion design post on their Behance profile. As a tradition we try to post or talk about motion …

The simple trick that has helped me land jobs without having to apply

Every few years, I pull out my "hire me" email and bcc it to my contacts, which includes old coworkers and bosses — but also former neighbors, landlords, people I trained with for a marathon, and so on. It looks like this:<p><i>Hi all,</i><p><i>After a really fun two years of traveling and freelancing — currently</i> …

The Easiest Vegetarian Dinners for Busy Weeknights

When we hear vegetarian dinners, you know what comes to mind? Luscious veggies, tender beans, rich broths, flavorful sauces, and great textures. …

Anticon Rapper-Producer Alias Dead at 41

Influential rapper, producer and Anticon record label co-founder Brendon "Alias" Whitney died Friday at the age of 41.<p>Related<p>40 Best Rap Albums of …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Five Ways to Love Yourself More.

(<b>ThyBlackMan.com</b>) Here is the God’s honest truth – life sucks. Sometimes. Everything that goes on around us can have such an effect on us that we …

AMPS Architecture & Design

AMPS is an established architecture practice with end-to-end project development capability including: project design, detailed drawings, …

Do You Live in a Town Called Titz? It Could Be One of Pornhub’s ‘Premium Places’

Yes, there is a place named Dildo. And Rectum. And Cumming.<p>Residents of those towns might be feeling especially lucky today thanks to a new stunt …

Fifty years ago some called D.C. ‘the colored man’s paradise.’ Then paradise erupted.

On June 17, 1963, the body of murdered civil rights leaderMedgar Evers was borne through the streets of Washington, bound for a historic black church on 14th Street.<p>People bared their heads and wept as the hearse passed, followed by hundreds of mourners. Evers had been assassinated in Mississippi …

Black History

Venture Capital Surges Into Crypto Startups

As the red-hot initial coin offering market comes under closer scrutiny from regulators, venture capitalist interest in crypto is also picking …

Cryptocurrency

Mike D on His New Life, NYC Versus L.A., and How Rap Has Changed

When the Beastie Boys’ career came to a tragic halt in 2012 after the death of Adam “MCA” Yauch, the remaining band members, Adam Horovitz and Mike …

How Direct-to-Consumer Brands Are Tearing Down and Rebuilding the Marketing Scene

A recent report released by the Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) has marketers on edge. It breaks down the successful digital business strategies …

How Blockchain Technology Is Being Explored by Both Large and Nimble Players in Finance.

Blockchain is believed to be more stable long-term than the constantly fluctuating cryptocurrencies.<p>It's been hard to ignore the huge fluctuations in cryptocurrency value of late. Google created big headlines and caused even bigger ripples in the market recently when it announced its decision to …

The First Time I Guarded Kobe | by Gerald Henderson

“ T here’s something wrong with the rim.”<p>That’s the first thing Kobe ever said to me.<p>People say Kobe’s a perfectionist. Yeah, maybe a little.<p>Let me …

This Look Inside Spike Jonze’s Apple Ad Is as Fascinating as the Film Itself

Apple’s short film “Welcome Home,” directed by Spike Jonze and starring FKA twigs as a beleaguered city dweller whose drab apartment becomes a …

Carmichael Lynch Welcomes Associate Creative Director From CP+B Miami

Carmichael hired <b>Daniel Alves</b> as its newest associate creative director.<p>Alves joins the agency from CP+B Miami, where he served as head of art/design. …

Ex-Googler in Taiwan Uses Blockchain to Track Double Hotel Bookings

A Taiwanese startup led by a former Google employee intends to employ the same technology that underpins Bitcoin and Ethereum to shake up animal …

LeBron James Loses His Mind When Justin Timberlake Wears His Nikes on Stage

Justin Timberlake wore LeBron James’ signature sneaker for a Thursday night performance at Madison Square Garden — and LeBron got really …

Nine songs that just aren’t OK anymore

<i>Yeesh!</i><p>The times they have a-changed. In an age of increasing cultural and social awareness, we all look back agog at some of the problematic songs of …

How One Line Derailed Ludacris’ Rap Career And How He Might Get It Back On Track

“I fill her up… balloons!”<p>Those five words were all it took to completely derail the career trajectory of one of the most prominent MCs of the 2000s.<p>Now, don’t get it twisted. Ludacris still holds a spot as one of the most respected rappers to enter the game in the late ’90s, and I doubt he’s …

Rap & Hip-Hop

We visited Best Buy and an Apple Store to see which was a better shopping experience — and the winner was clear

Apple Stores were originally intended to be completely different from traditional retail stores, setting Apple apart from competitors with stylish, minimalist aesthetics. Apple Stores have rules that govern everything from how employees interact with customers to the exact angle laptops should be …

How This Founder Turned Her Newsletter, Girls' Night In, Into a Full-Time Job

Step one: Identify an underserved audience. Step two: Serve it really well.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Alisha Ramos, 28, knows that the cool kids stay in on Friday night. She is the founder of Girls' Night In, a newsletter-based lifestyle brand and community that …

Can this startup reinvent the corner store without killing it?

Chicago-based Foxtrot, a new spin on the convenience store, looks to go national<p>In the midst of what analysts have called the retail apocalypse, and the accompanying technological changes reshaping the shopping experience, few types of stores are safe. Even the traditional corner store, or bodega, …

16 Addictive Chicken Wing Spots in LA, 2018 Edition

Ah, the humble chicken wing. Few proteins are as well-equipped for the task of taking on a vast variety of different flavors quite like the rich, fat-covered wings of a chicken.<p>Los Angeles has its own spin on chicken wings. In addition to a solid rendition of the original East Coast buffalo wings, …

Cooking

Slow-cooked Barbecued Chicken Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Stir together first 4 ingredients in a small bowl. Sprinkle over chicken. Place chicken in a single layer in a lightly greased …

Feast Your Eyes On These Extra-Sparkly Swimsuits

<i>Welcome to our new bi-weekly column, Insta-Bait, where we highlight the brands taking over our feeds right now — because Instagram isn't just a place</i> …

Daymond John's Secret to Success: Do Exactly What You Want

If you want to get to the top, then stop listening to other people's opinions about your life.<p>A self-made entrepreneur, Daymond John knows what it means to hustle. He is a businessman, author, and investor on the hit reality show Shark Tank. He is also the founder and CEO of FUBU, and the founder …

This app makes your headphones sound like a pro recording studio

Spend some time shopping for headphones, and you’ll quickly grow tired of devices claiming to present music “as the artist intended,” despite sporting vastly different sound. But what if your favorite cans actually <i>could</i> sound like the recording studio where your favorite music was mixed?<p>Enter …

How to make $115 an hour in the ‘gig economy’

This is one hell of a gig.<p>Millions of workers now participate in the gig economy — loosely defined as the workers who work a series of freelance or …

Gig Economy

Burger King Staged a Car Fire on a Highway, and Surprised Those Who Stopped to Help

Today is Good Samaritan Day. And rather than spend 15 minutes whipping up a dumb social post, Burger King goes the extra mile with a fun real-world …

Blockchain company Centrifuge wants every business to get paid on time

The co-founders behind Centrifuge have previously created an essential company with Taulia. Now, they want to do it again, but on the blockchain.<p>Taulia is a supply-chain financing company. It has raised over $150 million and moves billions of dollars per day. 97 out of the Fortune 100 companies use …