NBA Announces Exclusive Partnership with Cryptocurrency Platform Coinbase

Cryptocurrency is coming to the NBA! Coinbase Global, Inc. and the National Basketball Association (NBA) have announced that they have collaborated for a multi-year partnership that will make Coinbase the exclusive cryptocurrency platform partner of the NBA, Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA), NBA G League, NBA 2K League and USA Basketball. As the new NBA… Continue reading NBA Announces Exclusive Partnership with Cryptocurrency Platform Coinbase

Kobe Bryant Autographed Sneaker And ‘Black Mamba’ Watch Expected to Sell For $10M With $50,000 Going To Charity

Kobe Bryant Autographed Sneaker And ‘Black Mamba’ Watch Expected to Sell For $10M With $50,000 Going To Charity With the interest in Non-fungible tokens (NFTs) growing daily and more celebrities and industry executives become involved, it’s not a surprise that there is a planned auction of an NFT of a Kobe Bryant autographed Black Mamba… Continue reading Kobe Bryant Autographed Sneaker And ‘Black Mamba’ Watch Expected to Sell For $10M With $50,000 Going To Charity

Russell Simmons Launches NFT Collection ‘Masterminds of Hip Hop’ to Recognize and Help Pioneers of Hip-Hop Capitalize For Their Contributions

Russell Simmons Launches NFT Collection ‘Masterminds of Hip Hop’ to Recognize and Help Pioneers of Hip-Hop Capitalize For Their Contributions The artists at the forefront of the Hip-Hop movement when it was still considered a “fad” haven’t benefitted from the spoils of the multi-billion dollar industry that today’s artists are capitalizing on. Well, one of… Continue reading Russell Simmons Launches NFT Collection ‘Masterminds of Hip Hop’ to Recognize and Help Pioneers of Hip-Hop Capitalize For Their Contributions

Vic Mensa Joins Sports Audio App Colorcast as Advisor & Part-Owner

Vic Mensa Joins Sports Audio App Colorcast as Advisor & Part-Owner Colorcast, the social audio app for sports consumption, is excited to announce the newest addition to their advisory board, rapper Vic Mensa. Mensa is joining the Colorcast team as a part-owner, advisor, and brand ambassador who will help lead Colorcast’s celebrity acquisition efforts. As… Continue reading Vic Mensa Joins Sports Audio App Colorcast as Advisor & Part-Owner

The Relaunch Of HelloBeautiful Announced by iONE Digital

The Relaunch Of HelloBeautiful iOne Digital, an Urban One, Inc. company, is excited to announce the relaunch of HelloBeautiful as a premiere style and beauty destination for Black women. Building on its legacy as a news and lifestyle site, and recognizing the lack of a dedicated outlet for Black women who love fashion and beauty, HelloBeautiful… Continue reading The Relaunch Of HelloBeautiful Announced by iONE Digital

NFLPA Provides WHOOP to All Active NFL Players

WHOOP, the human performance company, and the National Football League Players Association (NFLPA) are furthering their groundbreaking partnership that made WHOOP the Officially Licensed Recovery Wearable of the NFLPA. Following recent efforts by WHOOP to support a healthy return to sports for organizations ranging from the PGA and LPGA Tours to the Premier Lacrosse League… Continue reading NFLPA Provides WHOOP to All Active NFL Players

Brandon T. Jackson Launches KingdomPay, a Black-Owned Social Mobile Banking App

The Covid-19 pandemic, coupled with the recent civil unrest, has created a tumultuous climate for unheralded change. Inspired with a vision for empowering communities of color while bridging the racial wealth gap, comedian/actor/producer and now FinTech entrepreneur, Brandon T. Jackson and Technology Pioneer Mark Bush, knew it was time to catalyze these chaotic energies in… Continue reading Brandon T. Jackson Launches KingdomPay, a Black-Owned Social Mobile Banking App

5 Questions With… Mike Bugembe

Artificial intelligence seems like something out of a science fiction novel that will play a vital part in our lives in the future. But, according to Mike Bugembe, AI is already here and he has taken advantage of the knowledge he has gained in a way that has enabled to help increase a company’s value… Continue reading 5 Questions With… Mike Bugembe

Michael Redd Joins the ADvantage Sports Tech Fund

Former NBA all-star Michael Redd, best known for his tenure as shooting guard with the Milwaukee Bucks and role in the 2008 US Men’s Olympic team, is joining the ADvantage Sports Tech Fund as a venture partner. ADvantage is a global sports tech fund backed by leAD Sports and OurCrowd to invest in early stage… Continue reading Michael Redd Joins the ADvantage Sports Tech Fund

BLACK ENTERPRISE TechConneXt The Experience Launches In Austin, Texas On Sept. 17

BLACK ENTERPRISE will present TechConneXt on Tuesday, Sept. 17, at the Austin Marriott North, Round Rock, Texas. TechConneXt (TCX) is the gathering spot for professionals looking to enter the tech world and companies recruiting some of the brightest minds. The TechConneXt Experience is a free, hard-hitting, one-day tech summit that brings together leaders in tech… Continue reading BLACK ENTERPRISE TechConneXt The Experience Launches In Austin, Texas On Sept. 17

Spelman Receives Funding for Minority Women in STEM

Spelman College recently received a $2 million grant from the Department of Defense to support its continued growth in STEM education. The Center of Excellence for Minority Women in STEM, which will be affiliated with the Office of Research, Innovation and Collaboration, is the first center of its kind and will serve as the hub for… Continue reading Spelman Receives Funding for Minority Women in STEM

Diesel Releases Its Boldest Smartwatch To Date

In the spirit of fearless style, Diesel unveils its newest touchscreen smartwatch for Holiday 2019. Powered by Wear OS by Google and the Qualcomm® Snapdragon Wear 3100 platform, the new Diesel On Axial Smartwatch features a speaker and new technology that will soon allow both iPhone and Android users to make and receive tethered phone… Continue reading Diesel Releases Its Boldest Smartwatch To Date

Kanye West Tops Dashlane’s List of 2018’s ‘Worst Password Offenders’

Dashlane today announced its third annual list of the “Worst Password Offenders.” The list highlights the high-profile individuals and organizations that had the most significant password-related blunders in 2018. “Passwords are the first line of defense against cyberattacks,” said Emmanuel Schalit, CEO of Dashlane. “Weak passwords, reused passwords, and poor organizational password management can easily… Continue reading Kanye West Tops Dashlane’s List of 2018’s ‘Worst Password Offenders’

Mims Talks (Part 1)- His New Company Tech Company RecordGram

Mims Thoroughly BreaksDown His Process of Going From an Arist To a Full Fledge Company owner of A New Tech Company by the Name “Recordgram” and Tune Token. He also, Eloquently Gives you a thorough Breakdown about BlockChain. He Explains his transition into the Techworld and briefly give you Look into the Pros & Cons… Continue reading Mims Talks (Part 1)- His New Company Tech Company RecordGram

The LG G7 ThinQ Is Now Available In The U.S.

LG Electronics’ new smartphone, the LG G7 ThinQ, is now available in the US. The newly designed G series phone from LG focuses on meaningful and convenient AI features and is available at major carriers and national retailers, including Amazon, Best Buy, B&H, Project Fi, Sprint, T-Mobile, U.S. Cellular and Verizon. With the LG G7… Continue reading The LG G7 ThinQ Is Now Available In The U.S.