Remembering John Singleton, Who Brought Hip-Hop to Hollywood

Pitchfork writes a fitting tribute to John Singleton the director who brought us Baby Boy. And Boyz N The Hood. I am not from that generation and I am yet to watch Boyz. This is a fitting testament to the power of film. With his movies Singleton was able to paint a picture of the …

The Kids Use TikTok Now Because Data-Mined Videos Are So Much Fun

TikTok has finally hit the mainstream conscience as evidenced by this Bloomberg article. Had to have just the slightest hint “Yellow Fear” in this article it seems. It can be argued that Western social apps such as Facebook and Twitter mine a lot more data than Chinese-owned TikTok does. https://www.bloomberg.com/news/features/2019-04-18/tiktok-brings-chinese-style-censorship-to-america-s-tweens?utm_source=whatsapp&utm_medium=msg&utm_campaign=whatsapp