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Entrepreneur Invents Machine That Let’s You Pay With Your Face

[ad_1] Entrepreneur Dawn Dickinson has created a vending machine that allows anyone to pay for things with their face. That definitely tops a fingerprint scanner. Businesswoman.org reports that Dickinson got her start as a hardware manufacturer making machines for her personal shoe brand. Other entrepreneurs began seeing her machine and asked her to actually market and sell it so that they could use it for their own business. Her company Pop Com focuses on making, “smart vending machines and kiosks that provide valuable analytics.” Along with building the machine, Dickinson created the software that works to gather analytics. Using biometric payments, her machines are able...

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Dave Chappelle Has A New Netflix Special Called ‘The Bird Revelation’

[ad_1] Netflix has just doubled its Dave Chappelle offerings to ring in the New Year. The streaming service announced Friday the addition of a second new standup special from the comic to air on Dec. 31. As previously reported, “Equanimity” — which takes on Trump voters — was already set to launch Dec. 31. It was filmed in September at the Warner Theater in Washington, D.C. “Equanimity” will now be joined by “Dave Chappelle: The Bird Revelation, ” filmed Nov. 20 at the Comedy Store in Los Angeles. The new specials expand Chappelle’s relationship with Netflix, where his original blockbuster deal in November included...

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Student Goes Viral For Taking Final Exam While In Labor For Hours

[ad_1] A Black psychology student aced her final college exam while under some crazy extreme conditions: she was getting ready to have a baby. Nayzia Thomas, a 19-year-old psychology major at Johnson County Community College in Overland Park, Kansas, put new meaning in the word “labor” recently. When her water broke on December 11, she had a long wait before her baby son arrived into the world. To kill time, she pulled out her laptop and started typing away on her research paper during the labor that lasted nearly 15 hours, ABC News reported. “My mom took this pic & it’s the perfect explanation...

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Terrence Howard, Wesley Snipes & T.I. In Film On Hurricane Katrina

[ad_1] Oh, snap!  A new film featuring Terrence Howard, Wesley Snipes, T.I. and Demetrius Shipp Jr. are about to be in the same film together. Deadline.com reports that the three are starring in a film called Cut Throat City a film about four childhood friends who return home to Louisiana after Hurricane Katrina. They find their homes were taken away by flood waters along with any hope of starting a life there as well. Desperate for help, they turn to a gang leader who hires them to rob a casino in the middle of the city. Joining the cast will be RZA from Wu-Tang Clan, Rob Morgan...

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Charles Barkley Thanks GOP For ‘Taking Care Of Rich People’

[ad_1] Charles Barkley is sarcastically thanking Republicans for their new tax cut that will give him enough extra coin to buy a Rolex watch, quipping he knows he can rely on the GOP to “take care of us rich people.” “They say it’s gonna trickle down,” the basketball star-turned-sports commentator told his co-hosts Thursday on TNT’s “Inside the NBA,” of the GOP’s 1.5 trillion tax overhaul that was signed into law Friday morning by Donald Trump. “I’m gonna trickle my fat ass down to the jewelry store and get me a new Rolex,” Barkley said with a laugh. “I’m not going to pass...

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Dawn Staley Has Philadelphia Homecoming To Remember

[ad_1] PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Dawn Staley had a homecoming to remember. The women’s basketball coach at South Carolina returned to Philadelphia this week with her defending NCAA champion Gamecocks to play Temple. It wasn’t her first time back in the city where she grew up since winning the national title in April. But this was a special trip for the Hall of Famer. She was going to her old stomping grounds, where she honed her skills as a player, to donate a replica NCAA championship trophy to the Hank Gathers Recreation Center. Her hometown had a surprise for one of its favorites,...

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Halle Berry Balls While Being Serenaded By Major

[ad_1]   Halle Berry was moved to tears recently while being serenaded by singer ‘MAJOR.‘. TheJasmineBrand reports that she attended a gathering and became emotional when he sang his popular ballad, “Why I Love You.” See her caption below and footage of the special moment via the clip below.   Earlier this month, Berry made headlines after it was reported she had split with music producer boyfriend Alex Da Kid. A source reveals Halle was the one to initiate the split after she “really put things into perspective” and decided their relationship was “not for her.” Berry and Alex dated for about five months, but “Ever since...

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Lauryn Hill Might Be Dishing Out Some Christmas Cash

[ad_1] Looks like Lauryn Hill will be dishing out an expensive Christmas gift without the giving spirit! TMZ reports that the singer’s former trombone player is suing her for not getting paid. Hill hired Matthew Harnett to record songs with her while on tour while but she soon fired him without paying him. Being sued alongside Hill is her touring manager and touring company.  Last summer, Harnett joined the L-Boogie team for live recording sessions. It went so well that he was asked to come on board and tour in the fall. In documents, Harnett says he charged them an “industry standard rate” for the...

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Prince Harry and Meghan Markle reveal engagement photos

[ad_1] The couple, who announced their engagement last month, are due to marry on May 19 in St. George's Chapel at Windsor Castle, west of London.The photos, shot by Alex Lubomirski, were released a day after the pair joined the Queen and the rest of the royal family for Christmas lunch at Buckingham Palace.The couple attended their first royal event together in the city of Nottingham earlier this month, and will spend their first Christmas as an engaged couple at the Queen's Sandringham estate.They opened up for the first time about their relationship in an interview last month when Harry...

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