// Twitter launches Moments to help users follow breaking news — @jaugernews (@jaugernews) October 7, 2015 Just days after announcing the return of co-founder Jack Dorsey as CEO, Twitter is ready to shake things up again with its new feature – Moments. Formerly known as Project Lightning, the new section will provide a […]

After a year of research, Mark Zuckerberg has announced plans to help bring wireless Internet to large areas in sub-Saharan Africa.

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Tristan Walker, CEO of Walker & Company Brands, joined Roland Martin on “NewsOne Now” to discuss his non-profit, CODE2040, which offers Fellowships to minorities in the…

During the late 80s and early 90s, MC Hammer was one of hip-hop’s most polarizing figures. While some hated on him for the harem pants and the excessive dancing, pop radio ate it up. Despite complaints, Hammer was the first rapper to go diamond. (Ten million albums sold.) After suffering a huge fall from grace, […]

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TheUrbanDaily is proud to announce sponsorship and participation in the MVMT50 project at SXSW Interactive conference this year. Formerly known as Blacks In Tech, MVMT50 is a program of panels, workshops, and mentorship connections geared at advancing technology companies run by people of color. We all know how tech savvy we are, but it’s definitely […]


  Take a look around you, right now. Notice that everybody you see has some sort of smartphone in their palm, holding on to it for dear life. In fact, they probably don’t even see you seeing them because their faces are buried in the video display of a device, unaware of the toxic relationship […]

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Out of the blue, with little more than a floating Instagram pic for a warning, the friendly neighborhood god MC    Jay-Z decided to drop in during halftime of the Spurs/Heat game to announce the July 4th release date of his 12th studio album “Magna Carta The Holy Grail.” Needless to say, the internet stood still […]


  Verizon Samsung® Note II $198 If you really want to impress dad this Father’s Day, upgrade his dinky flip top phone to one with a touchscreen and Wi-Fi Internet. But oh man, the Samsung Galaxy Note II offers a lot more than that. Let’s start with the S-pen, a stylus that lets you write […]

  If your into mixing music and videos, here’s a nice little app that you might be interested in. It’s called VJay – which is appropriate, but still sounds funny. It’s set up in pretty much the exact same way two turntables would be set up in a DJ App, except there are two videos […]