Fired Twitter and Google Employees Create Rival Social Media Platform

Fired Twitter and Google Employees Create Rival Social Media Platform

Sarah Oh, a former human rights advisor for Twitter, and her friend Gabor Cselle, a former Director at Google, have teamed up to create T2, a rival service to Twitter. Visit for more information Currently, in beta, T2 offers a post feed with a 280-character limit. However, according to Oh, that’s not the only […]

Justice Dept. Sues Google Over Digital Advertising Dominance


The U.S. Department of Justice and eight states filed an antitrust lawsuit against Google on Tuesday, seeking the breakup of the company’s online ad business. Visit for more information Antitrust lawsuits are a type of class-action lawsuit in which individuals, organizations, or agencies file for claims of anticompetitive business practices which led to unfair […]

SOURCE SPORTS: Google Teams with the NBA Foundation to Provide Support to HBCUs

Google Teams with the NBA Foundation to Provide Support to HBCUs

Google has announced a $1 million contribution to the NBA Foundation to support the NBA HBCU Fellowship Program and additional efforts. The $1 million is the largest to date by an NBA partner. Visit for more information Of that $1 million, Google Pixel will contribute $500,000, and the remaining will come from the sales […]

Nas Joins Google In $20M Gaming Investment

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Nas adds another solid addition to his list of investments as he supports Google and others with the initial investment of African gaming company Carry1st. Visit for more information A report from The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed that Nas has joined Google and other related investors and in a gaming company, which is projected […]

Google Now Allows You to Hum, Whistle, Sing to Search a Song

Google Now Allows You to Hum, Whistle, Sing to Search a Song

When most folks are looking for a song they type in as many lyrics as they know into a Google search hoping that their ears won’t fail them. But now Google is allowing you to “hum to search.” Visit for more information The company announced the new feature today which will allow users to […]

Trump Signs Order That Could Shake Up the Way We Use Social Media

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The limits on American’s freedom of speech on the internet are being tested by President Trump. Visit for more information On Thursday, he signed an executive order opening the door for U.S. government oversight of political speech on the Internet. This is viewed by many critics as a threat to free speech. Ironically, Trump […]

Google Makes All North American Employees Work From Home Due to Coronavirus


In more, it just got real news, Google has issued a mandate that all their North American employees work from home. Visit for more information The culprit for this massive telework edict is, you guessed it, coronavirus aka COVID-19. The digital behemoth issued the order on Tuesday and it marks one of the biggest […]

Google Proves Black Culture is the Blueprint for Pop Culture in ‘Most Searched’ Ad

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The Grammys got dragged once again for their lack of diversity at the 2020 award ceremony. To add insult to injury, the Recording Academy’s CEO, Deborah Dugan, filed an explosive complaint against them claiming the voting process was rigged, citing gender and racial discrimination. Visit for more information Of course, they weren’t going to […]

Baby Yoda is the Top Google Search of 2019


Its been an eventful year so Google’s “search of the year” could’ve been anything that was trending since January. But Baby Yoda impressively took the top spot. Visit for more information This is also another victory for Disney+ which secured Google’s search of the year thanks to the popularity of The Mandalorian’s main character. […]

Google Employees Walk Out to Protest Company’s Treatment of Women

Google employees worldwide are walking off the job to protest the company’s treatment of women and its handling of sexual assault cases. Visit for more information Employees walked out of Google offices worldwide at 11:10 a.m. in each time zone on Thursday. Workers have walked out in Singapore, Zurich, London, Dublin, and New York […]

Lawyer Aaron Schlossberg’s Racist Rant Gets Attention of U.S. Congressman


Visit for more information The saying goes, “The hills have eyes,” and thanks to social media cell phones have eyes too; so people like Aaron Schlossberg can’t hide their actions for long. Schlossberg isn’t the first person to get caught out there. With increasing advancements in technology and the invention of social media, its […]

YouTube is Set to Launch Music Streaming Service, YouTube Music

YouTube is Set to Launch Music Streaming Service, YouTube Music

YouTube is launching a streaming service, much like Spotify, that will give you access to your favorite songs and more. Visit for more information Similar to its rival streaming services, it will have a $9.99 monthly fee, and a free tier that is funded by ads. You will be able to stream music as […]

Google Teams With Beyonce’s #BeyGOOD Initiative and Matches $100,000 HBCU Donation

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After Beyoncé announced that she would be donating $100,000 to four Historically Black Colleges/Universities (HBCU) through her #BeyGOOD initiative, announced they are stepping up to match Queen Bey’s donation. This newly-added donation will grant four additional HBCU students $25,000 each toward scholarships for the 2018-2019 academic school year, bringing the number of institutions receiving funds […]

Google Celebrates Maya Angelou’s Life Of Purpose


Born April 4, 1928, today is Maya Angelou‘s 90th birthday. Although she passed away in 2014 at the age of 86, she lived a life of purpose. Despite her physical body leaving the earth, her work as an activist, author, and poet lives on forever. Visit for more information Google has immortalized the “Phenomenal Woman” […]

Yara Shahidi Writes Open Letter To Black Women On Google

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Google has been celebrating Black History Month with different representations from arts and culture. They started off Feb. 1st with a doodle that celebrated the great American Scholar, Carter G. Woodson, often called the “Father of Black History.” Then on Feb. 7th, rapper Nas teamed up with Google Arts and Culture for a special Black […]

Google Taps Nas For Exclusive Black History Moment

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One of the most prolific emcees of our generation, Nasir “Nas” Jones partners with Google Arts and Culture as they launch their most extensive online collection of Black History and Culture at called Beyond the Arts and Culture. Visit for more information By working with some of the worlds most significant cultural institutions, Google […]

Google Had a Glitch That Said LaVar Ball Was the Founder of the NBA

Google Had a Glitch That Said LaVar Ball Was the Founder of the NBA

Words by Roman White Visit for more information Dr. James Naismith might be spinning in his grave today after a glitch in Google’s search engine says that LaVar Ball is the founder of the National Basketball Association. If you google search the phrase “NBA Founder,” Google will tell you that the outspoken father of […]

Google Launches Artificial Intelligence Research Center In China


Alphabet Inc’s (GOOGL.O) Google said on Wednesday it is opening an artificial intelligence (AI) research center in China to target the country’s local talent, even as the U.S. search firm’s products remain blocked in the country. Visit for more information Google said in a statement the research center is the first of its kind […]