Users found the filter problematic and dubbed it “digital Blakcface.”   Creators of FaceApp are under fire after users rallied to remove a controversial filter less than 24 hours after its release. FaceApp, a popular photo editing service, offers several features to its customers. But on Wednesday users were outraged to discover they could change their […]

Sega! Classic games like “Sonic,” “Altered Beast,” “Phantasy Star II,” “Kid Chameleon” and “Comix Zone are coming right to our smartphones. Sega has announced that starting June 22, a new Sega Forever app will allow smart phone users to play the games — for free! They’ll also get online leader boards, be able to save […]

PORTLAND, Ore. — Though the developers of the soon-to-be released “Driving While Black” smartphone application want motorists to download their product, there is a time when they definitely don’t want users searching for it. SEE ALSO: Fla. Professor Resigns After Saying Obama Turning US Into ‘Ghetto Culture’ On Facebook “Do not reach for your phone when you […]

  Last week Johnson Publishing Company, the Chicago based entity that has printed Ebony and JET magazines for the last sixty plus years made a big announcement: JET was going digital.  The printed pocket-sized weekly digest for Black America is no longer; the brand has phased into offering daily online content instead, available at But the big […]


Nowadays there is an app for virtually everything you can think of. This includes food and spirits delivery, movie times and locations, mixes put together…

There is an app for virtually everything imaginable these days! We may utilize them for playing games, booking travel, losing weight, keeping up with account…

  CLEVELAND – A smartphone app to make it easier to find parking in downtown Cleveland has come under fire in Cleveland for safety reasons. Parker by Streetline identifies open meter parking spaces and parking lot spaces so drivers can easily get to them. It’s part of a pilot program with the city of Cleveland launched […]

  CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – Cleveland State University has beta tested and today launched a new cutting-edge smartphone app that can identify a user’s location and send police help with the single touch of a button.  CSU is the first campus in the nation to implement the new system, developed by 911Cellular  of Beachwood, Ohio. […]

Dwyane Wade is “driven” to get into the app business. The Miami Heat guard released a fitness app called “Dwyane Wade Driven” while his team was simultaneously celebrating its third NBA championship with a parade and rally. The app offers customized training programs and videos for basketball players and other athletes. “It shows people ways […]

One can only talk on the phone and type texts for so many hours a day. So how do you keep long-distance love alive with just a matching pair of iPhones keeping you connected to your honey? Silly question really… with apps of course! Here are several lovely apps to add into your long-distance love […]