technology

Ray J’s Bike Sharing Company ScootEbike Projected to Make Over $200M in 2020

Brandy’s brother is out to get that bag! William Norwood Jr. aka Ray J and his Raytroniks Corporation signed a deal with LoopShare, a ride-sharing company that specializes in sustainable urban transportation, for their “ScootE” brand bike, with Ray J milking the deal for about about $34 million and over 18 million common shares in […]

“Free speech and paid speech are not the same thing:” Facebook Staff Demand Organization prevent false information in political ads

The 2020 election is almost a year away, but the buzz surrounding the election is getting louder by the day. Whether it’s hip-hop artists and celebrities such as Alicia Keys, Angie Martinez, H.E.R., Fat Joe, Flipp Dinero, Becky G, CNCO, and Farruko encouraging fans to register to vote through their Rock the Vote initiative or […]

Snapchat Back Up and Working, but Issues and Questions Remain

Thousands of people woke up to an extra Monday-ish Monday when they realized that something wasn’t quite right with Snapchat. The popular social media app reportedly went down for over an hour on Monday morning at approximately 8 a.m. PST (11 a.m. EST).  At least 18,000 users throughout the United States, Canada, and Europe reported […]

2 Chainz Is Now a Co-Owner of Atlanta’s A3C Festival

2 Chainz may be adding a few more chains to his collection following his latest lucrative investment. The Georgia-bred emcee is putting on for his home state by announcing that he just bought stake in ATL’s highly-popular music and tech festival A3C. View this post on Instagram @a3cfestival MUSIC, FILM ,TECH , CULTURE !!! Shiiid […]

WHAT, MOTHERF****R?! Samuel L. Jackson Is Amazon’s New Voice for Alexa

Fam, technology is getting wild out here! The latest update to Amazon’s popular voice-controlled digital assistant Alexa will soon include seasoned actor Samuel L. Jackson and his most prized asset: that voice! From making Alexa a “doorbell concierge” to new podcast content, read about the more than 20 new Alexa features announced today at our […]

Lyft Pulls E-Bikes in Response to Reported Fire Danger

One of summer’s hottest (and most eco-friendly) trends is apparently (quite literally) too hot for city streets. Earlier this week, Lyft announced that they would be pulling their new e-bikes San Francisco streets, as well as bikes in the South Bay Area in light of two recently catching on fire- a defect that has been blamed […]

Rashaun Williams Continues to Build an All-Star Investment Following

As people start planning their summer vacations, millions of Americans will likely turn to not just hotels (as was in the case with years past), but also other vacation rentals such as AirBnb. Rashaun Williams, tech mogul and investment adviser to numerous athletes and hip hop artists, knew this and that’s why two years ago, […]

Tesla Comes to the Masses With New Model 3

The Tesla brand, a brand synonymous with cutting edge technology and innovation, has also been synonymous with “expensive.” That is about to change as the auto manufacturer unveiled the new Tesla Model 3, which is expected to be a bit more affordable at around $35,000. Tesla, most well known for their innovative electric cars, has […]

Samsung’s Three Variants of the Galaxy S10 Line Leaked

As more and more people rely on their smartphones for business as well as pleasure, Samsung, one of the major players in the worldwide smartphone market, is reportedly breaking barriers based on leaked information about the Galaxy S10. Based on rumors, which have now been all but definitively confirmed, the 4G generation of  Galaxy S10 […]

Top New Tech Trends Everyone Should Watch For in 2019

The new year is upon us and for techies and average consumers alike, that means almost 365 days of possible new developments in tech- and cool gadgets. While we don’t have an iCrystalBall (yet), here are some exciting tech trends to watch for in the coming year. The hyper-personalization of everything: Unless you conduct all […]

The 12 Days of….Coding? Apple Attempts to Bring Coding to the Masses This Christmas

While most malls throughout December will be filled with holiday shoppers looking for last-minute gifts and kids waiting in line to see Santa, Apple stores across the country will be hosting a different kind of holiday party- free coding classes for kids, adults, and teachers. Yesterday, the company announced their nationwide “Hour of Code” events, […]

No Car? No Problem: Lime Announced Plans for ‘Shareable’ Cars for Urban Dwellers

No Car? No Problem: Lime Announced Plans for 'Shareable' Cars for Urban Dwellers

City living can be fun- lots to do, parties almost every night, bars and restaurants within walking distance, and food delivery options for days. Yet despite even the best public transportation, sometimes a car is necessary. However, high costs of living and outrageous monthly parking rates have often discouraged city dwellers from owning a car, […]