technology

The folks at Apple have just revealed that they’re planning to scan iPhones in the U.S. for any issues of child sexual abuse. The idea is being heralded by child protection groups but the move does cause others to have concerns about security and how the move could lead the government to get involved and […]

If you still riding for Samsung even after their recent fails with S7 phones exploding last year, this phone may make up for your troubles. Samsung revealed their new S8 and S8+ Galaxy phones and are advertising it as being “amazing.” What’s so amazing about this new phone. Check out the list of features that comes with the new […]

While we’re all scrambling through toy stores to find Hatchimals, iPhones and every other sold-out item worth panhandling for, there is a hefty lot of alternatives out there that will impress the most trendy teen, fickle adult and snobby toddler. I’ve put together a list of gifts that won’t get you trampled like the Black […]

We’ve all heard about the problems associated with kids consuming too much technology. It discourages critical thinking, imagination and other useful skills that they’ll need to be productive adults. Aside from limiting a child’s consumption of tech or banning it altogether, there is a way to turn a love of gadgetry into useful knowledge that […]

Marques Brownlee was once called the best technology reviewer on the planet by a former top executive at Google. While Brownlee has never made such a claim for himself, his popular YouTube channel is one of the most-watched on the social media network. Brownlee, 22, is a native of Maplewood, N.J. He came by his […]

Tristan Walker, founder and CEO of Walker & Company, is one of Silicon Valley’s rising entrepreneurs hoping to shake up the perception of the technology…

It always feels like we’re making strides as a community and culture, until a study comes out telling us, but wait, there’s more. Not that all the data should be taken at face value, but it’s important to be aware of the messages being put out there. Take, for example, this recent study that says […]

It’s quickly becoming the No. 1 choice for 20-something and 30-something career changers who are fed up with their current gigs and want to learn…

For Black boys who dream of becoming engineers and scientists instead of pro ballers, life is suddenly about to change. At a time when skyrocketing…

  Good news for all you frequent travelers. There may be a new technology coming to airports that allow you to check in with you finger…

President Barack Obama finally has his own Twitter account. “Hello, Twitter! It’s Barack,” his first tweet read Monday. “Really! Six years in, they’re finally giving…

In a lot of ways, households 10 years ago looked so different than they do now! Jasmine Sanders explains why with a list of 10 household items…