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3 Ways You Can Stay Safe Now That Windows Has Ended XP Support

Bad news for some of you Windows users – as of today, April 8th, Microsoft has discontinued support of one of it’s long standing operating systems, Windows XP. What does that mean? If you’re running a PC on an XP operating system, y... »

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Samsung’s David Ortiz / President Obama Selfie Has The White House Upset

With the success of their branded & star studded selfie at The Oscars, Samsung has enlisted a crop of celebrity endorsers to try to keep the trend going. The latest of these is baseball super-star David Ortiz, who visited The White House earlier ... »

Google Purchases “Nest” For 3.2 Billion In Cash

Google Purchases “Nest” For 3.2 Billion In Cash

It’s no secret that Google is out to dominate. They’re actually doing a great job, as they’ve made their name a verb. Seriously, when was the last time you said “Let me type this into a search engine?” No. You Google. Th... »

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BlackBerry Fires Alicia Keys as Global Creative Director

A few days ago, I wrote a post about BlackBerry’s CEO John Chen, who believes that BlackBerry is going to see a way to a good and promising 2014. Then, I spoke with my mom who was a Blackberry loyalist.  In her professional sector, she was alwa... »

Obama Introduces My Brother’s Keeper Initiative #MyBrothersKeeper

Obama Introduces My Brother’s Keeper Initiative #MyBrothersKeeper

“The president has made clear the challenges facing young men and boys of colors are of great importance to him,” said White House... »

Spotify’s New Dark Interface #Spotify #Music

Spotify’s New Dark Interface #Spotify #Music

I have a love hate relationship with Spotify, and currently, I’m on it again – I think this time for good.  Typically, what I end up doing is deleting it after I get 30-day-free trials, but this time, I’m going to keep it.  With tha... »

Billboard charts will track the most popular music on Twitter

Billboard charts will track the most popular music on Twitter

For me, as a Music writer and blogger I tend to find out a lot about music via Twitter.  I see people tweet about music I should listen to and/or what music sucks.  I also find different artists worth discovering through Twitter.  Another place to fi... »

Issa Rae’s New Webseries ‘First’ Will Warm Your Heart [@firstseriestv @issarae]

Issa Rae’s New Webseries ‘First’ Will Warm Your Heart [@firstseriestv @issarae]

If you’re like me, you enjoy a good love story from time to time. Who am I kidding, 90% of my favorite movies are rom-coms. What can I say? I guess I’m just a hopeless romantic. That might just be the reason I was so excited to see the fi... »

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New Study Says Frequent Twitter Users Are More Likely To Cheat, Get Divorced

I hate to be the bearer of bad news, but if your boo tweets a lot, there’s a high probability that they’re cheating on you. A new study has revealed that frequent Twitter users are more susceptible to infidelity, break-ups and divorce. Un... »

Twitter’s New Facebook-Like Profile Redesign Unveiled #twitter #twitterredesign #fb

Twitter’s New Facebook-Like Profile Redesign Unveiled #twitter #twitterredesign #fb

Facebook and Twitter are constantly switching up their style and for me sometimes I’m a little hesitant with the revamps.  I don’t like change much, but after a few days, I really do enjoy Facebook’s new update.  I love the way the ... »

Issa Rae’s New Webseries ‘First’ Will Warm Your Heart [@firstseriestv @issarae]

Issa Rae’s New Webseries ‘First’ Will Warm Your Heart [@firstseriestv @issarae]

If you’re like me, you enjoy a good love story from time to time. Who am I kidding, 90% of my favorite movies are rom-coms. What can I say? I guess I’m just a hopeless romantic. That might just be the reason I was so excited to see the fi... »

Localeur’s New iOS Update, Really Has You Experiencing Local #experiencelocal @localeur

Localeur’s New iOS Update, Really Has You Experiencing Local #experiencelocal @localeur

As you know, Andrea and I have made it no secret that we are Localeurs.  I’m a Localeur in San Francisco and she’s one in Houston.  The awesome thing about Localeur, is that in a way I think it has helped me find more and more reasons to ... »