• Grammy-nominated rapper Wale discusses technology, startups, and social media

    Wale On Reddit, Twitter, And Spending $1.1 Million On Ubers

    I recently sat down with Grammy-nominated rapper Wale to talk about his views on technology, social media, and the music industry. Like most artists, Wale has a dedicated following on all major social media platforms, and has an interesting perspective on how each one gives him a different relationship with his fans. He is also a pretty avid gamer, and uses video games as a way to unwind… Read More

  • Watch Samsung Report On Its Own Sustainability Measures – Through Rap

    Watch Samsung Report On Its Own Sustainability Measures – Through Rap

    First, Samsung reviews its own products, and now it hires a rapper to illustrate its commitment to sustainability, and workforce equality. I will concede that most corporate sustainability reports aren’t exactly thrill rides; most involve a lot of numbers, some graphs, and maybe some highly orchestrated photos meant to show the spirit of the company’s investment in diversity. Read More

  • Rappers Are Rapping About Being Verified (Or Not) On Twitter

    Rappers Are Rapping About Being Verified (Or Not) On Twitter

    Here’s a question: Are rappers rapping about being verified on Twitter? As it turns out, a number have, both in the positive (verified) and the negative (not verified). And, it also turns out, I am way, way behind. Read More

  • Coder Girl by Dale Chase: A pretty interface…

    ..plus her source is tight, eh? Coder Girl by K-Squared. Catchy, funny, cute girls. But, as Fake Steve notes “this depicts two demographics that don’t actually exist at Apple.” Read More

  • Video: Accomplished rapper Soulja Boy wants to get into video game design!

    http://www.worldstarhiphop.com/videos/e/16711680/wshheDY08ihGTJyiS7mR Soulja Boy is a self-described Superstar. The kid knows his stuff when it comes to hip-hop (“straight fire,” says CrunchGear’s John Biggs), but did you know that he also fancies himself as a game designer? He admits as much in his latest video blog, which you can view right up there. Bonus points if you… Read More

  • Dr. Dre's Beats headphones here on July 25 for $349

    Dr. Dre and Monster (and Geffen’s Jimmy Iovine) will release THE MOST ADVANCED HEADPHONES EVER on July 25 at Apple retail stores (and online) and Best Buy (and its Web site). The headphones are called Beats, and have been in development for three years, which certainly sounds impressive. Beats are supposed accurately reproduce the entire spectrum of music, just like you would hear in a… Read More

  • Video: Star Trek: The Next Generation rap

    This is what I’m talking about. I’m into ST:TNG and what it did. It brought Star Trek back to the mainstream and paved the way for everything that came after it. It made it OK to be a sci-fi nerd, and raised the bar as far as acting, writing and directing of sci-fi on TV can be like. This rap might be NSFW if you work somewhere with no sense of humor and that hates bad rap music. Read More

  • Star Wars Goes Gangsta

    http://www.glumbert.com/embed/starwars glumbert – Star Wars Gangsta Rap NSFW and in case you haven’t seen this. Oh noes. The Storm Troopers have gone on strike! Lando wants to tap Leia. Vader is slower than the first Pentium chip and Yoda is a dancing fool. Who knew Tatooine was such a gangsta’s paradise. Read More