Monthly Archives: July 2010

Tech Talk With Reggie Levine

Reggie Levine, a self-proclaimed tech geek, was one of the many talented bloggers who attended the Blogging While Brown (BWB) Conference in Washington, DC., in June. But I didn’t get the opportunity to meet him there. It was the day after the conference while us bloggers were basking in the afterglow of the awesomeness that was BWB, that I stumbled upon his blog. is a treasure trove of priceless information about how to make the most out of your gadgets, reviews on new accesories and great deals on technology. I learned how to look up words on my MacBook

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Personal Style: Cool & Casual

When it’s hot out and I can’t rock shorts and a tee shirt, I turn to my sheer, lightweight cotton shirts and light, khaki-colored slacks to beat the summer heat – and maintain a quasi business casual look. Add to that my favorite fedora (I’ve decided that I want to be buried in that thing) and my suede chucks – and I’m good to go!

Former Actor, Shydel James?

Ever since I was a little boy, I’ve always wanted to be an actor. It just took me a while to figure it out. I would lay out on the living room floor with a binder full of college ruled paper and write characters names with words next to them and then read the words out loud. I had no idea I was writing a script and acting it out. You see, growing up and going to school in the inner-city, I had no real outlet for the arts, especially acting. It was all about how fast you could run,

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