Jesse Williams’ Acceptance Speech Transcribed from the BET Awards 2016 Peace, peace, peace. Thank you. Thank you Debbie. Thank you Nate Parker. Before we get into it. I just want to say I brought my parents tonight. I just want to thank them for being here. For teaching me. To focus on comprehension over career. … [Read more…]
Since Twitter’s board welcomed Jack Dorsey back I’ve found myself with mixed feelings. This post will change as my thoughts evolve. They will be quick short thoughts. If you want to discuss, hit me in the comments. 2/15/2016 · Hey Twitter! Just a thought. If you want to grow your userbase, I ask you to … [Read more…]
Since Twitter’s board welcomed Jack Dorsey back I’ve found myself with mixed feelings. This post will change as my thoughts evolve. They will be quick short thoughts. If you want to discuss, hit me in the comments. 10/16 · As an entrepreneur I’m excited about the potential of Twitter, but as a developer I’m not … [Read more…]
Sitting in the office Tuesday, watching the team work on a new project and I had a thought: I wonder if rappers would trade their chains in for freedom. So, I sent the follow tweet. I wonder if rappers would trade in their chain for equity in a dope Hip Hop tech startup? @JColeNC @Nas … [Read more…]
Often times people ask me about the work I do. More specifically I’m asked; “How long does it take to learn how to code?” or “How do you find the time to help others and build a business?” Well I still don’t have answers to those questions (because I really don’t know), but in hopes … [Read more…]
If you blinked then you probably missed it! The speed and power of the social web has shown its head again, and this time it showed up on national TV during a NFL playoff game. On Saturday night, against the Philadelphia Eagles, New Orleans Saints wide receiver Lance Moore celebrated a 24-yard touchdown catch by … [Read more…]
Happy New Year! I pray you have a healthy and prosperous 2014. I dont want to keep you so let’s get right into it. Normally I’ll take this time to tell you about all the things I plan to create, pursue or discover throughout the year. This year I think I’ll do something different. Today … [Read more…]
Here’s a quick video of Maria Hampton (@makepaperapp), Iziah Reid (my co-founder) and myself discussing the importance of translating real world business ideas into culturally sensitive conversations with young people. What do you think? What’s missing?
I guess we’ll call this 2 of my 15 seconds (Instagram reference – I know it’s 15 minutes) of fame… … just getting started.