Finally! Twitter Is Experimenting With increasing Its 140-Character Limit

by Shantell E. Jamison   Sep 27, 2017

The wait is over! Twitter has announced that it will expand its original 140-character word limit to 280 words. It just meets the standard... Read More

Black Girls Code founder Kimberly Bryant

Black Girls Code Says No Thank You To $125,000 From Uber

by Zahara Hill   Aug 28, 2017

Uber offered Black Girls Code a $125,000 grant as part of a $3 million effort to remedy the sexist reputation they've garnered among the tech industry Read More

Lil Wayne Releases New Version of ‘Sqvad Up’ Mobile Game

Lil Wayne Releases New Version of ‘Sqvad Up’ Mobile Game

by Nate Santos   Jul 17, 2017

Lil Wayne’s greatest passion outside of music is without a doubt skateboarding. Notorious for giving outsiders the side eye, the skate world has embraced... Read More

Spotify will let users create shared playlists with Facebook Messenger

Spotify Wants You to Create Group Playlists on Facebook Messenger

by Nate Santos   Jun 21, 2017

Creating Spotify playlists is about to get a lot more communal. As much as we love crafting our playlists on our own, putting one together with... Read More

NBA and NextVR Bring Virtual Reality Experience to NBA Store in NYC

NBA and NextVR Bring Virtual Reality Experience to NBA Store in NYC

by Nate Santos   Jun 14, 2017

The 2017 NBA Finals may be over, but the association is bringing the fans a fresh angle on the championship duel between its two... Read More


Oh Snap! Black Teens the Biggest Users of Snapchat and Instagram

by #TeamEBONY with Associated Press   Apr 24, 2017

It’s probably no big surprise to see your teenager’s eyes glued to his or her mobile phone these days, but did  you know your... Read More

Nourisha Wells

[Upload] Get Schooled With Tech Pro Nourisha Wells

by Allyson Leak   Mar 28, 2017

Imagine a website for teens where they get personalized empowering “Keys To Success” from DJ Khaled, SAT text message prep, and tons of free ... Read More

[Tech Review] Bose QuietComfort 35 Headphones

[Tech Review] Bose QuietComfort 35 Headphones

by Danielle Pointdujour   Mar 27, 2017

Like most people, I go through a ton of headphones. From lost ones and those with one-sided sound to pairs with shorted-out wires and... Read More

Howard University

Howard University Announces GooglePlex Campus

by Danielle Pointdujour   Mar 23, 2017

Howard University announced the opening of a new west coast campus today at the GooglePlex in Mountain View, Calif. Spurred on by a mission... Read More


[Upload] Bae Watch, ‘Tagged’ Acquires Popular Black Dating App

by Alisha Tillery   Mar 20, 2017

According to a 2016 Pew Research study, online dating has tripled since 2013 among young adults. Despite the significant uptick, dating apps geared toward... Read More