Drama: Why Arrington is NOT a Racist and Don't Believe the Hype

You know that I must have a lot on the brain if I’m coming out of hiatus from writing 🙂 I just wanted to address a few things, mainly because I feel like the potential for overwhelming negativity associated with being black in technology (and in silicon valley) is looming.…

Chad Ochocinco Takes Over the iTunes App Store with “MadChad” Game

Chad Ochocinco, Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver, partnered with Rock Software to release the iOS game “Mad Chad.” It became available for download today and has already become the top paid app in the iTunes App Store. As Adam Fusfeld of BI puts it, this “further cements Ochocinco’s status as the most web-friendly athlete.” He is prolific…

Disqus Splits in Two to Compete in Real-Time Realm

Disqus and JS-Kit both recently made major updates to their commenting systems, bringing them into the world of realtime. Not only can you see new comments show up immediately, but both also aggregate comments from across the social web. So, what’s the difference between the two? Why would you choose either? Disqus has…

African-American Woman Creates Online Dating Site, Reboundlovers.com

Believe it or not, online dating is a male-dominated industry. But that didn’t stop LaVonya Reeves from creating her own. She is the founder and CEO of the online dating site Reboundlovers.com. Reboundlovers launched in 2010 and is now a global dating site that offers a  place for singles looking…