July 4, 1776

Dated July 4, 1776: Earliest Known Document Naming an African-American Soldier in the New United States Rarity in July 24 NY auction A 6×8″ manuscript dated July 4, 1776, relating to black soldier Cuffee Dole’s plight near George Washington’s Cambridge headquarters, will appear in a New York auction on July 24. It is the earliest located document of the newly-independent United States which identifies […]

July’s Best Buys

Beat the Heat and Score the Best Things to Buy in July Summertime is in full swing, and the peak of the season comes with savings for all. From Independence Day to Amazon Prime Day*, shoppers have plenty of opportunities to cut costs. RetailMeNot’s shopping and trends expert, Sara Skirboll, advises shoppers to take advantage of […]

Mr. Right: CC Sabathia

Boys & Girls Clubs of America And CC Sabathia Host “Triple Play Day” To Enable Youth To Take Charge Of Their Health New York Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia joined Boys & Girls Clubs of America to lead a series of wellness activities for more than 200 youth at Alfred E. Smith Recreation Center in New York City June […]

Female-Friendly & Empowering Dating App

Female-Friendly Dating App Company Embraces The Realities of Modern Online Dating and Encourages Women To Take a Stand Against Slut-Shaming HUD, the casual dating and hook up app that believes women should be empowered to take control of their love lives, today announced the release of new, female-friendly features to help women avoid unwanted or […]

Play 2 Live

Play2Live implements interactive tasks for streamers based on neural networks Play2Live (P2L) – the world’s first decentralized streaming platform for gamers and e-sports fans – has implemented algorithms for real-time monitoring of video streaming, video content recognition and complex objects based on the neural network, to define interactive tasks for streamers and spectators, and to verify […]

70 Years of Porsche

The Porsche 911 Speedster Concept: a 500 horsepower open-air thrill ride Porsche unveiled a thrilling concept as part of the 70th anniversary of its sports cars: the 911 Speedster Concept is a drivable vision of a particularly exciting open-top sports car. It links the very first Porsche 356 “No. 1” Roadster, which received its operating […]

Chadwick Boseman Delivers at Howard U

Chadwick Boseman Inspires Graduates During Howard University’s 2018 Commencement Ceremony Alumnus and award-winning actor Chadwick Boseman delivered the Howard University 2018 commencement address, challenging the graduates to use the lessons learned in college to develop their innate life purpose. “I stand here today knowing that my Howard University education prepared me to play Jackie Robinson, James Brown, Thurgood Marshall and T’Challa,” said Boseman. “But what do […]

Mint Harry & Meghan

Silver Collector Coin Builds on Canada’s Best Wishes to Prince Harry and Ms Meghan Markle on Their Wedding Day In honour of the upcoming wedding of HRH Prince Henry of Wales and Ms Meghan Markle, the Royal Canadian Mint is releasing a beautifully crafted silver collector coin and is making a $25,000 donation to the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) […]

LEGEND RITA MORENO TO BE HONORED

RITA MORENO TO RECEIVE LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD AT 43RD ANNUAL GRACIE AWARDS Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, and Tony Award winner Rita Moreno will be honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award at the 43rd Annual Gracie Awards on May 22 at the Four Seasons Beverly Wilshire Hotel in Los Angeles. The award will be presented by Emmy Award winner Norman Lear. Five-time Emmy […]

Steph Curry & Kaiser

Kaiser Permanente and NBA All-Star Stephen Curry Team Up to Promote Importance of Mental Resilience Kaiser Permanente and two-time NBA MVP Stephen Curry of the Golden State Warriors have teamed up for a televised message about how mental resilience helps the NBA All-Star grow as a person and as a top-level athlete — and how […]