Charlotte group seeks to unite the black tech community in North Carolina

North Carolina is a good place for entrepreneurs of color to land — Durham is ranked a top city for black-owned businesses and plays host to the Black Wall Street Homecoming entrepreneurship conference, as well as Google for Entrepreneurs Exchange for Black Founders. Now a young organization called BLKTECH Interactive is catalyzing the Charlotte tech and startup community. Started in 2016, BLKTECH Interactive is the Queen City’s first … Continue reading Charlotte group seeks to unite the black tech community in North Carolina

French Consumer Fraud Group Investigating Apple for ‘Alleged Deception’ and ‘Planned Obsolescence’

French consumer fraud group DGCCRF, part of the country’s economy ministry, last week launched a preliminary investigation into Apple over “alleged deception” and “planned obsolescence” of Apple products, reports Reuters. The investigation follows Apple’s admission that it slows down some older iPhones with degraded batteries during times of peak power usage in order to prevent unexpected shutdowns. Apple introduced the power management feature in iOS … Continue reading French Consumer Fraud Group Investigating Apple for ‘Alleged Deception’ and ‘Planned Obsolescence’

Universal Music Group and Facebook sign multi-year licensing agreement

Music giant Universal Music Group has today announced a new “multi-year” licensing agreement with Facebook that will expand across the social company’s product line. The move will soon bring UMG’s music catalog to Facebook, Instagram, and Oculus. The news follows a similar agreement made between UMG and YouTube earlier this week. Automate weight logging w/ Health and Siri With Facebook’s ever-growing video platform, getting licensing … Continue reading Universal Music Group and Facebook sign multi-year licensing agreement

eSports: Neeb Breathtaking in the Starcraft 2 WCS International Finals 2017 Working day Just one Group Stage

It was one more motion packed day of Starcraft 2 at WCS Montreal on [Sunday].  But the most interesting detail to discuss about was the American [Protoss] Neeb.  He just played out of his head, crazy excellent!  It was like viewing a master at perform.  He did all the minor factors proper for the duration of sport play.  He took his Microing to the next … Continue reading eSports: Neeb Breathtaking in the Starcraft 2 WCS International Finals 2017 Working day Just one Group Stage