Jessica O. Matthews, Wants To Run Harlem’s First Billion-Dollar Tech Company

jessica-o-matthewsIt was about a year ago this month that a group of venture capital investors first walked into the doors of Uncharted Play, expecting to hear a pitch. Continue Reading →

Eva Longoria Has The Goods For Your Harlem Home

Eva-Longoria-home collection for harlem1Courtesy JC Penney

Eva Longoria (of Desperate Housewives fame) hasn’t just been hanging out with Serena Williams by the pool in the past few months. She’s also been busy working on her new home collection from Harlem to Harare exclusively sold at JCPenney. Continue Reading →

EPIX Original Documentary Airs “Serena” An Intimate Portrait

SERENA1Premium TV network EPIX® announced today that the EPIX Original Documentary Serena, an intimate portrait of 4-time Olympic Gold Medalist and International sports icon and Harlem fave Serena Williams, will make its World Television Premiere on EPIX on June 22, 2016 at 8pm ET/PT, 7C. Continue Reading →

Souleo: New book positions Obama, Trayvon Martin, and Diana Ross as ‘Racial Icons’

Diana Ross from Surrender album photo shoot 1971Nicole R. Fleetwood calls her latest book On Racial Icons: Blackness and the Public Imagination, “an act of love.” But readers may end up referring to it as tough love as Fleetwood offers a searing investigation into America’s fixation on black images from President Obama to a living legend of tennis, Serena Williams. Continue Reading →