Are You Ready For Brakeless Electric Cars On The Road?

While flying cars and air taxis are still a couple years in development, the interest for electric and robotic cars continue to grow as consumers aim to have vehicles as smart as the phones in their pockets. Keyless entry, Back-up cameras and Wi-Fi hotspots seem mandatory when it comes to the latest vehicles on the market but Tesla and...

Angry Birds AR Coming Exclusively To iOS: Throw Birds In Real Life

When the first mobile phone owners in 1994 were using their keypad to match tiles on Tetris they ignited the world of mobile gaming which would experience a major evolution in the next two decades. Tetris and Snake were the first mobile games to halt boredom for a couple minutes and turned simple concepts into classic games that continue...

The Rebirth of the Digital Divide: How 5G Will Transform Hip Hop

https://www.dailymotion.com/video/x74k75l “5G will be the most transformational, because not only will it deliver faster and enhanced mobile broadband (eMBB) to consumers, it will enable hyper-connectivity between machines, people and things and boost a range of new technologies and industrial capabilities.” Source: Tech Radar Houston, Indianapolis, Los Angeles and Sacramento host the world’s first 5G networks built with Verizon...

De La Soul Streaming Deal Gets Halted By Tommy Boy Records, Is Blockchain The Solution?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XqOo8MCljeg This past sunday De La Soul’s debut album 3 Feet High and Rising reached it's 30 year anniversary. A moment to celebrate an influential album including huge records like “Me Myself and I” and “Potholes In My Lawn” became a reminder that the music industry values money over it's artists and the effects can be severe. The iconic group...

The Momo Challenge Resurfaces And Sparks Fear Within Parents

In 2018 the news of a viral social media game called The Momo Challenge circulated around the internet sparking fear in parents with young children who spend hours tapping away on their tablets and laptops. The origins of Momo varies with reports of the dangerous game starting on WhatsApp, players received deadly tasks from an unknown number after initial...

Can You Own A Dance?

It’s 1975 and you’re on the A train heading to Brooklyn, New York to see a friend. The subway is covered in graffiti and as your train gets delayed for the second time, DJ Lean Rock’s “Sneak Peak” is blaring from a boombox and a group of b-boys start breaking in the middle of the train. If that scene...

Is Nokia 9 PureView’s Five Cameras Worth The Hype?

Mobile phone developers seem to be fighting to provide the most alluring features to gain brand loyalty from consumers. The generous 6.5 inch display of the iPhone XS Max will look like an early generation smartphone when the person next to you unfolds their Huawei Mate X 8 inch screen. Samsung, LG and Huawei have revealed their versions of...

America Loves Guns

https://youtu.be/Jyh5PiYGgP4 Gun culture runs deep in America and as another year passes we have a new record to show the importance Americans place on their firearms. TSA announced that 2018 was a record breaking year for firearm discovery and while there’s been a law prohibiting guns being allowed on planes, the debate behind gun control is stronger than ever. Maybe...

The Rise & Power Of Reggaeton With Ray Annes

https://youtu.be/DsRH2yxdp4g Whether you’re streaming popular playlists on Spotify or hearing the latest hits on the radio during your commute, there’s a big chance some Latin music has commanded your attention. Cardi B broke records with her 2018 debut album Invasion Of Privacy and her single “I Like It” earned platinum status. Featuring two of the leading artists on the Reggaeton...

The Minority Report

Facial Recognition isn’t only being used by social media platforms to test their latest software updates via #tenyearchallenge posts. With the development of cellphones, fingerprint scanners and virtual assistants, facial recognition has become an essential security measure that has only tapped the surface of the impact it will give to the most powerful institutions in the world (governments, political...