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“James I got yo letter/ It came to me today/ You said I could have my baby back/ But I don’t want her that way/ So you keep her.”
“You Keep Her” is 52 …Hip Hop
In case you hadn’t noticed, there is something big happening right now in the world of digital media.
Whether it’s Periscope, Meerkat, or another …Branding
(CNN) — Does your Instagram feed require a revamp? Need to find a way to up your game? A group of young creatives are at hand to help.
instaLens, a Cape Town start-up, is gaining quite a reputation due to its range of easy to use lenses for your smartphone. (Read more about their story in the gallery …Instagram
A selection of titles from Bobby Nayyar’s Limehouse Books.
Bobby Nayyar, publisher of the UK’s Limehouse Books, offers three strategies for open and …Diversity
InstaRoll is best app for Create fun short video
CREATE SPECIAL PHOTO MOVIE, JUST SECONDS
Sticker, Music, Text and beautiful …
The preacher who tried to heal the wounds of Charleston fell victim to neo-Confederate ideology in the city where the Civil War began.
The Reverend Clementa Pinckney, pastor of the historic Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, South Carolina, was murdered last week at a Bible …Political History
A new study says black students are more likely to get criminalized discipline, while white students receive medical intervention.
In the midst of rising racial tension nationwide, new data on school discipline is bolstering the argument that America’s race problem begins in school.
The study, …Education
The weapon-brandishing rapper has upped the ante in his feud with Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, announcing plans to run for mayor of Chiraq. Be afraid. Be very afraid.
“Stop the violence, stop the killing, stop the nonsense. Let the kids grow up!” rapper Chief Keef declared to an amazed crowd via …Chief Keef
From the Laff House to Madison Square Garden, the evolution of a stand-up superstar
Kevin Hart is one of comedy's most omnipresent personalities and one of its biggest money makers. From his humble beginnings getting booed off the stage at Philadelphia's Laff House to breaking records on tour, Hart …Kevin Hart
Rapper-producer will drop album later than rumored August 1st date
Dr. Dre will finally end fans' 16-year wait for a new album when the rapper releases his Straight Outta Compton soundtrack, which will consist of new music entirely produced by The Chronic mastermind, a source tells Rolling Stone. Dre …Dr. Dre
I shouldn't even have to say this, given we're all adults and common sense should rule the day, but here goes ...
It is one thing to claim authority. …
Patrick T. Fallon | Bloomberg
Doritos Locos tacos and a fountain drink are arranged for a photograph at a Taco Bell… more
You on the list for that …Restaurant
If Black NBA Players Can Fly to Israel on a Republican Billionaire’s 747, Can They Support #BlackLivesMatter at Home?
Portland Trail Blazers wearing “I Can’t Breathe” shirts. (Photo: Brace Hemmelgarn, Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sport)A billionaire has sent a group of …Middle East
From the late 30s through the 40s, for black American ballplayers, there was a real “Field of Dreams”. It was south of the border, in Mexico.
What do conservative politicians want even more than balanced budgets or an end to abortion?...Women's News
“It’s this generation’s version of ‘F*ck Tha Police’ because it clearly identifies the problems people are seeing and directly spells them out.”
Just when we thought we were out, they pull us back in.
Earlier this month, nosey gym rats noticed that TV cameras were sprinkled throughout the Equinox Bethesda and that personal trainers there had to sign NDAs (non-disclosure agreements), which the fitness buffs promptly ignored when they told …Reality TV
On July 27th of the year 2015, Fela.net was relaunched with an eye on providing the Afrobeat pioneer with the digital digs he rightfully deserves in …
This question originally appeared on Quora: What kind of jobs do software engineers who earn $500k per year do? Answer by Amin Ariana, Innovation Growth Engineer.
Disclosure: I’m an ex-Googler. This answer does not represent the company.
The premise of the question is somewhat misguided in that there …Software
Janine Sherman Barrois
“If you look at me,” says writer/executive producer Janine Sherman Barrois, “it’s, ‘hmm, she looks like she can write Waiting to …TV
Where were you when you heard about the 7.7?
Ask anyone involved with BET’s comedy “The Game,” and they will recall every glorious detail.
That’s because the number refers to the 7.7 million viewers who tuned in for the fourth-season premiere after the show switched networks from the CW to BET in …TV
DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES - The crime statistics released this month by the Los Angeles Police Department were sobering, particularly in Downtown Los …Los Angeles
#ReWriteTheCode smashed its crowdfunding goal in a matter of days, successfully funding a documentary that will investigate the intersection of race …Journalism
In the past few months, there have been some promising developments in tech diversity. Eileen Burbidge and Martha Lane Fox were given prominent government roles, Jacqueline de Rojas was appointed president of techUK, Apple finally had female employees presenting at their conference and the E3 …Feminism
Is your smartphone a potential goldmine? As studies show an increase in the use of phones at live events, these mobile devices could be a means towards …Mobile Technology
VideoBlocks, a subscription service and marketplace for stock video footage, is giving universities and students a chance to try it out for a semester before they pay for it. The company is also offering a $10,000 to two universities for research in how the availability of digital content — like …College & University
Tech companies have been releasing data about diversity for the past year or so, but relatively little is known about diversity in the startup and venture capital ecosystem.
Enter the 2015 Venture Census, a survey started by the National Venture Capital Association, Dow Jones VentureSource and …Venture Capital
Launched about a week ago, Beme is a new video-sharing app built by viral filmmaker Casey Neistat and Matt Hackett, former VP of Engineering at Tumblr and Hacker-in-Residence at betaworks. The duo raised $2.6 million in seed funding led by Lightspeed Venture Partners, and have been working on the …YouTube
On Monday morning, New York Magazine published a powerful story featuring 35 women who allege they were assaulted by Bill Cosby. A few hours later, …Websites