Gadgets and Gaming

In episode one of 'Check The Tech,' we looked out for the wellness gurus. Episode 2, it's all about the gamer in your life.


Take your family night to the next level with the Nintendo Switch™ system. Nintendo has a video game library beloved for its large selection of family-friendly offerings. Now you can play on the Nintendo Switch™ system, Nintendo’s latest gaming system that gives you many ways to play. Whether you’re playing at home or on the […]

Sponsored by Coca Cola For Letta J, navigating the world of gaming as a woman of color was no simple feat. Growing up in Texas, she had to hide being a gamer because it wasn’t socially accepted. “I didn’t know if we lived in a world that would accept me—a woman…a black Dominican Mexican woman—who […]

Sponsored by Coca Cola For Javion, gaming is more than a hobby. It’s how he found a global community as a popular Twitch streamer. “I think what makes my stream important to me is my community. Being able to bring people from different walks of life together has been one of the greatest things I’ve […]

PGA Tour 2K23 hits store shelves in a couple of weeks

Coming soon, Hasbro can turn you into one of your favorite action figures from Ghostbusters, G.I. Joe, the Marvel Cinematic Universe, and more action figures. The manufacturer of some of the world’s most popular games and toys partnered with a 3D printing company called Formlabs to launch the Hasbro Selfie Series. Hasbro had actually been […]


For Black women, gaming is not an easy world to make a name for yourself in, but some women have managed to do it. Here are five Black women you should know in gaming.


Online sports betting is scheduled to be available in New York early in 2022, giving millions of residents of the Empire State one less reason to slum it over to “Dirty Jersey” to get their gambling fix. This is a major win for the sports betting enthusiast who are sick of making the reverse commute into the Garden State. However, it’s an even bigger win for the legions of New Yorkers who have patiently waited for the opportunity to place their first legitimate wager with an online sportsbook in the United States (to say nothing of the tourists that can add to their fun by placing a live wager during intermission of their first Broadway play).


HBCU students will have the opportunity to show their gaming skills on a national stage once again.  The NFL announced earlier this week that the HBCU Madden NFL gaming tournament will be returning this year.

Both Apple and Nike have dropped their annual Pride-edition Apple Watch loops to support the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia, and Biphobia.