Amid Twitter's apparent deathward spiral, BlackPlanet is inviting users to reboot their old accounts or create new ones.
The CIA and the government spying on homes has been a part of the rumor mill for years. With so many “smart gadgets” available, that scary idea may actually become reality. Even “dumb gadgets,” such as refrigerators, ovens, and lighting systems are now linked to the Internet. So how is the future looking? It’s possible […]
We all know recycling is a wonderful invention, but now recycling has a new meaning! An architect in New Mexico transformed a variety of trash, including car tires, glass bottles, and other unwanted garbage, into innovative furniture and buildings. Check it out! Scientists now claim that a weird fish-like creature called “Pikaia Gracilens” is our […]
It seems like everything is tied to cancer. Now, milk is apparently cancerous too. A new study from Harvard University says that pasteurized milk is linked to causing hormone-dependent cancers. Farms force their cows to eat genetically modified corn and other foods which makes them sick, and in turn, makes us sick! Are you going […]
Racial bullying happens every day. Despite being of Hispanic decent, a Connecticut student gets a stabbed in the back in addition to being called names like “Whitey” and “stupid White cracker.” Check out the story and join in the discussion! Who knew televisions could kill? A few incidents have happened around Chicago lately that centers […]
A pentagon lawyer says U.S. citizens accused of having ties to terrorist groups can be assassinated! What’s worse, U.S. courts don’t have the right to review these cases, because they are not allowed to judge decisions made by the Executive Branch. I’m not feeling so safe … are you? How many times have you bypassed […]
Interactive One, the largest digital media company serving Black Americans [and the parent company of NewsOne], announced today the launch of BlackPlanet Next, the next evolution of the iconic BlackPlanet.com social networking website. BlackPlanet Next is a social curation engine targeted towards the African-American consumer that makes connecting with friends and discovering new information easier, […]
With African American unemployment at 15 percent and climbing, many Black Americans are struggling to find jobs on websites at companies interested in diversity. But with BlackPlanet.com and Monster’s partnership for diversity jobs, many African Americans have been able to get in touch with companies who are looking for different faces and perspectives in their […]
You may have happened to miss a story or two while perusing the sites last week, so, I’ve done you a favor and gathered some of the articles I think you may have interest in. No, no, no tip is needed, it’s part of my job! Enjoy and leave comments!! The First Family Attends A […]
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