Damien Hooper-Campbell of eBay discusses jobs in tech at RIDE

Damien Hooper-Campbell, the chief diversity officer at eBay, played a dynamic role in this year’s RIDE Conference. The Morehouse College and Harvard University graduate previously served as the first head of global diversity and inclusion at Uber Technologies and was a diversity business partner and community strategist for Google’s Diversity, Integrity and Governance Division. During […]

What attendees are saying about the 2019 RIDE Conference

The third annual Rolling out Innovation, Digital and Entertainment Conference powered by Steed Media Group officially kicked off Friday morning, Sept. 6, in Atlanta. The spirit of empowerment and achievement permeated the Loudermilk Conference Center in Atlanta, the site of the two-day event. Conference participants are excited for the opportunity to have real-time conversations with […]

Top eBay and Airbnb execs urge RIDE participants to ‘go for it’

Leaders at two of the country’s top companies urged participants at rolling out’s 2019 RIDE Conference to explore and embrace the latest technological advances. In its third year, the RIDE Conference is a skills-building event that brings together innovators and influencers in media, business and tech to share their knowledge and expertise to empower the […]

Man says he was arrested for being hospitalized while Black

An Illinois man is furious and claiming that he was a victim of racial profiling for being Black while hospitalized. Shaquille Dukes,24, was arrested by a Freeport, Illinois police officer, while he was a patient at FHN Memorial Hospital. Dukes was hooked up to an IV and pump and stepped outside the hospital doors. That […]

Nipsey Hussle memorial booklets being sold for as much as $5K

Some people are attempting to profit from Nipsey Hussle’s untimely death. Days after his homegoing service, which took place at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, his memorial booklets began to pop up on eBay, Craigslist, and other sites where individuals can sell products. On eBay, for instance, some individuals were selling the booklet, which […]

Kim Kardashian West auctions off her wardrobe for charity

Kim Kardashian West is clearing out her wardrobe for charity. Kim is auctioning off her old clothes, including one of husband Kanye West‘s old concert T-shirts. The “Keeping Up With The Kardashians” star — who recently welcomed her third child, daughter Chicago, via a surrogate — is selling off some of her own outfits to […]

8 side hustles that can increase your pockets while working a full-time job

Let’s be honest — regardless of the state of the economy, it’s always good to have a side hustle. Many Americans are finding it necessary to have an extra source of income to keep up with the increasing cost of living. There are many different “side hustles” that one can indulge in to increase their […]

Sean Paul bids on his own sweaty towels on eBay

Sean Paul placed a bid on his own sweaty towels on eBay. Paul is rarely seen on stage without a towel wrapped around his head and, once he’s wiped away his perspiration, he has no qualms about throwing it into the crowd as a keepsake, but he has revealed he doesn’t like to part with […]

Playing cards with an African American creator

Photo by Melanie L. Brown for Steed Media Service Name: Elvina Renee Stegall Company: Whose Deal playing cards How did you get into the card creating business? The idea came from many years of playing cards and noticing several areas that needed to be addressed. The Whose Deal card would help people to remember who […]

Patti’s pies cause sweet potato shortage in US

The popularity of the now famous sweet potato pies of Patti Labelle has caused a shortage of the vegetable. As Walmart stores across the country are sold out of the product, the demand for more of the pies this holiday season is on the rise. The review of singer James Wright Chanel on YouTube of […]

Kinna Thomas, the real creator behind Patti LaBelle’s sweet potato pie

[jwplatform f4oUziGO] Have you heard the name of Kinna Thomas in the sweet potato pie madness this season? Well you should know her, she is the senior buyer for cakes and pies at Walmart and she had an idea to increase the quality of the company’s baked products. Just two weeks into her job, she […]

‘Air’ from Yeezus tour on the auction block

Would you pay for “air” from a Kanye West concert? Well, apparently there are several people who will. According to eBay, multiple sellers listed what they claimed were sealed bags of air collected at various shows from the hip-hop star’s 2013 and 2014 Yeezus tour. One listing, which was posted by a person in Pennsylvania […]

Rihanna donates $25,000 to the LAPD over selfie incident

Pop superstar Rihanna showed her generous side this week. The singer was seated next to Los Angeles Police Commission President Steve Soboroff last week at a Los Angeles Clippers playoff game; and Soboroff asked the starlet to take a selfie for him to share with the department. Soboroff wanted to boost morale after a series of tragic deaths within the LAPD–there have been five officers killed in the last two months. As they attempted to take the selfie, however, Rihanna dropped the phone and broke it.

Nike releases Air Yeezy, snubs Kanye West?

Possibly taking a cue from Beyoncé, the thought to be dead in the water Air Yeezy II: Red October shoes were made available on Nike.com Feb. 9. The thing about the release of the shoes is, it was done with little to no warning, and even Kanye may have had no clue at all. And knowing […]

Syrian Electronic Army admits hacking eBay and PayPal

The hacking continues as the Syrian Electronic Army , a notorious hacking group, admitted to hacking into the systems of two big-name companies on Saturday: eBay and PayPal. Anuj Nayar, PayPal’s senior director of global initiatives, confirmed the security breach: “For a brief period today, a very limited number of people visiting certain PayPal and […]

Mariah Carey’s wedding dress top 5 retailers

Top 5 places to get one of your own. Mariah Carey and husband, Nick Cannon, looked absolutely stunning with ‘Dem Babies’- Moroccan and Monroe. They celebrated their 5th wedding anniversary in style by shutting down all of Disneyland. It was a truly fairy tale, princess wedding. June is approaching and we thought what better way […]

Companies with the highest paid interns

Consisting mostly of social media and technology sites, the list of companies with the highest paid interns are paying undergrads what other companies are paying full time employees with degrees. VMware is a leading technology firm and ranks No. 1 in internship salaries at $6,704 per month. VMware, as well as, the next three company’s […]

2013 MTV Movie Awards: Selena Gomez wears best look of the night

2013 MTV Movie Awards best look of the night broken down. Get it here for less. Selena Gomez stunned the world last night at the 2013 MTV Movie Awards appearing on the red carpet all grown up and stunning. We loved her look. It was flawless, flattering, and right on trend with the gold movement.  […]

Celebrity watch: Get Kenya Moore’s cover look

“Real Housewives of Atlanta” star Kenya Moore, is bold, brash and beautiful on rolling out‘s most recent cover. Click through to see how you can achieve the same look at amazing prices.

Choose Your Side in the SOPA Fight: Give Government More Control of the Internet?

A huge and vicious battle is brewing over every U.S. citizen’s freedom of  expression on the Internet, and given what’s at stake here, in many ways, the fight over the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) is as monumental as the #Occupy Wall Street movement. Though SOPA’s language is extremely broad, it basically requires a website […]