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Facebook’s Revenge Porn Data Base Could The Jackpot For Hackers

Facebook has a huge database of revenge porn...

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Tech Firms Are Racing To Keep Those Violent Videos From Going Viral

Could this usher in the death of a number of popular websites?

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Apr 28, 2017

Will Uber’s Flying Car Be Old News By 2020?

Is Uber ahead of the game with their flying car, or late to the party?

Apr 21, 2017

Kevin Durant Uses Fruity Loops to Make Beats As A Relaxation Technique

KD makes dope beats to get away from the pressures of the NBA.

Apr 16, 2017

This Unbreakable Pencil Will Keep Your Writing Crisp

Never waste money on pencils again…

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Happy Earth Day…Your Internet Surfing Is Ruining The Environment

Earth Day is upon us. And as you view this article on your phone or computer, you are helping to ruin the environment. And, just having our website up for you to even read these pieces damages our ecosystem. Sorry.

Will Soundcloud Even Be Around In 5 Years?

Soundcloud is a great resource, without a doubt. But did you know that all of your works could disappear from the Internet if Soundcloud can't get its business together?

Which Music Streaming Service Should You Choose?

In less than two years, Jay Z has managed to position his streaming company Tidal as a viable competitor to Spotify and Apple Music. Which one of these services is the best fit for you and your listening habits? It's important to choose wisely.

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Feb 16, 2016

DJ Khaled’s Success On Snapchat Is No Fluke, It’s Great Marketing

One of the strongest points of Khaled’s Snaps is that they offer a glimpse into his actual life. Even though he’s world famous, Khaled is still just a regular guy who eats, shaves and earns a living.

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Feb 15, 2016

Kanye West Goes On Epic Tech Rant

Rapper Kanye West took the tech world to task in a BRAND NEW epic rant, again pleading for help from Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg.

Feb 15, 2016

GZA Dropped Science On Students At Massachusetts Biggest Community College

Wu-Tang Clan rapper GZA recently dropped in at Bunker Hill Community College and kicked some science with the students. Wu-Tang’s co-founder hosted a program called “Dark Matter: An Afternoon of Science and Stories with GZA.”

Feb 12, 2016

Over 20 Million People Watched Kanye Unveil His Album…and Diss Taylor Swift

More than 20 million viewers watched rapper and fashion designer Kanye West put his own twist on a New York Fashion Week runway show on Thursday as he debuted a new album and clothing collection at famed music venue Madison Square Garden.

Feb 9, 2016

Virtual Reality: Conquer Your Fear of Rapping In Front of People

One of the best ways to overcome any fear is to confront it, though this isn’t always practical. To practice public speaking, for example, you would first need to assemble an audience. Fortunately for glossophobics, there’s now an app for that. VirtualSpeech uses virtual reality to place users in front of a photo-realistic audience...

Feb 3, 2016

Is Twitter Relevant?

Sure its ad infrastructure isn’t as robust as #Facebook, and its platform isn’t as sexy as #Instagram, or as novel as Snapchat, but I believe that #Twitter is still a very viable and relevant platform.

Feb 2, 2016

Howard University Has Been Trying, But The Tech Companies Aren’t Hiring

President Obama is attempting to tackle tech literacy with the $ billion Computer Science for All initiative, which pledges to expand computer science resources for K-12 students. However, if the companies do not change their hiring practices, what does it matter? The hiring process is starting to change, thanks to Howard Professor Legand Burge and teacher Charles Pratt.

Jan 26, 2016

Check Out How Game Just Gangsta-Fied Emojis

Compton rapper Game may have hit something big with his latest business endeavor - emojis. The rapper is promoting a new website TheGameEmoji.com which is powered by a company called AppMoji Inc...

Jan 22, 2016

Snoop Bets Money You’re Going To Love The GameOn App

Snoop recently dropped MerryJane.com with some of the loot, with the goal of being the 21st-century source for all things marijuana. And if you watch GGN, you already know how much of a sports enthusiast/expert Snoop Dogg is. That's why he had no problem dropping in investment on GameOn, which is an app for iOS/Android devices...

Jan 22, 2016

Screw Race, Hollywood and The Real World. Megadeth And Blair Underwood Unite In Virtual Reality

While the debate about race in Hollywood is raging thanks to the Oscars whiteness again this year, two unlikely collaborators are doing something about it. In what seems to be an unlikely pairing, veteran actor/director Blair Underwood is teaming with hard-core rock band Megadeth to push the limits of film, using virtual reality...

Jan 20, 2016

Forget Nukes, North Korea Has Hangover Free Liquor!

North Korean scientists claim to have created a hangover-free alcohol, the state-run newspaper the Pyongyang Times reported over the weekend. Dubbed Koryo Liquor, the alcohol is reportedly produced from a type of indigenous ginseng called insam and glutinous rice, and cultivated by an organic farming method, boasting an alcohol content of 30 to 40 percent.

Jan 19, 2016

6 Insights On Why Snapchat Will Own 2016

As 2016 continues to roll, it’s becoming pretty clear that it’s going to be a huge year for Snapchat. Even though I’ve been a user for a few years, I’ve been starting to have a lot of fun on the platform as my community grows and engages more and more. I’m noticing a few things I want to share. - Jesse Kirshbaum, Founder of Nue Agency

Jan 15, 2016

CES Was Booming. Here’s What You Need To Know, From An Expert

"I was at my first CES last week and was blown away by how much action was out there. Basically, it broke down into three main parts: meetings, parties, and the exhibition. Each one was booming." Jesse Kirshbaum - Founder, Nue Agency

Jan 14, 2016

Netflix’s CEO Is Betting Millions On Minority Students…Get Some of the Cash!

The next time your parents are on your ass for binge watching Netflix, at least you can tell them that their money and your time isn't totally being wasted. That is because the billionaire founder of Netflix, Reed Hastings, just dumped a cool million on the United Negro College Fund and the Hispanic Foundation of Silicon Valley.

Jan 12, 2016

Lesbians Win, But Step-Moms and Black Teens Gain: How The World Fapped To Porn In 2015

The world sure is horny according to data. Pornhub.com just released about its viewers habits while fapping to porn, delivering a total of 21.2 billion visits to the X-rated site last year. The site streamed a massive 75GB of data a second. To put that in perspective, it would take 175 million 16GB iPhones to store it all.

Jan 11, 2016

Nas Thinks You Deserve A Better Shave So He’s Doing Something About It

We knew it was a game-changer because it has what barbers and consumers want – it cuts precise and clean lines, it's powerful, clean and well-designed. I think people are going to love it." Nas

Dec 17, 2015

Adidas Is Creating A “Speedfactory” Full Of Robots To Sell Kanye West’s Sneaks

Kanye West is BIG BUSINESS. So much so, that Adidas has created a "speedfactory" full of robots to fill the demand for his sneakers!!!

Dec 1, 2015

Major Win For Hip-Hop: Drake Kills The Streaming Game in 2015, Rihanna Second

Drake's big ass 2015 just continues to get bigger. The Toronto rap star was the most streamed artist in the world on Spotify in 2015, reaching a staggering 1.8 billion streams. Rihanna was the #1 female with over 1 billion.

Nov 25, 2015

Forget Earth, NASA Is Teaching African-American Students How to be “Spacefarers”

As governments, politicians and religious extremists fight for control of the earth, there's a new battle brewing in the final frontier - space. At the moment, NASA and private companies like Space X are engaged in a 21st-century space race to get to Mars, and they are using "spacefarers" to do it.

Nov 23, 2015

The Story of The Phonograph, Murder and George Johnson, First Recording Star In History

Thomas Edison invented the phonograph this month in 1877. But the real story centers on the invention's first star, an African-American George Johnson.

Nov 17, 2015

Great Sex Can Be On Tap For Everyone “24/7” With Teledildonics and Robots

A new age of sex with teledildonics is upon us. What exactly are they? To put it simply, they are computer-controlled touch sensitive sex devices. When you move your partner feels it in real time.

Nov 12, 2015

Why YouTube Music Just Might Be Crushing Every Other Streaming Service

YouTube Music has organized their massive catalog of videos, which is one of the largest on earth, with a slick interface that will surely turn into a war for customers with Spotify, Sonos, Tidal and Apple Music.

Nov 5, 2015

Akon Has A Plan To “Regenerate” The Music Business. Here It Is.

In a previous article, CollegeHipHop.com explored the new trend of “album dropping.” Artists like Beyoncé, Drake and Future, Miley Cyrus...

Nov 3, 2015

Accountability and The Viral Video: There Are Still No Guarantees

Ice Cube’s Who Got the Camera?, released soon after the LA riots triggered by the beating of Rodney King. Well, today everyone has one in their pocket and the effects are profound.

Oct 22, 2015

Jay Z’s Tidal X 10/20 Concert Numbers Crush; Bigger Than The Super Bowl

Tidal’s first-annual benefit concert certainly drew a crowd: 3.3 million people in 198 countries tuned in to the star-studded marathon at one point or another, reps for Jay Z's streaming service revealed.

Oct 21, 2015

Michigan State University May Have Just Become The Best College in The Country For Music and Tech

Most of the coverage surrounding Michigan State centered on the football team's stunning defeat of the University of Michigan over the weekend, But a different type of gift was also bestowed upon the school.