With the potential for protests during the national anthem looming, even on the 15th anniversary of the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, the first wave of NFL games began with several resounding statements of unity, though several players again chose to stage demonstrations during the national anthem throughout the day. Read More
On Thursday, Amazon announced that it is adding its voice assistant Alexa to its Fire tablets for the first time. (Amazon chief executive Jeffrey P. Bezos owns The Washington Post.) The voice assistant has previously been in Amazon’s Echo, Fire TV and Fire Stick devices, but will launch with the new, low-priced $90 Fire HD 8 tablet that ships on Sept. 21. Alexa is also coming to the Fire HD 10, Fire and last year’s Fire HD 8 tablets via a free over-the-air software update in the coming months. Read More
New Music on BTN Soundcloud player comes from Washington D.C rapper/producer JDVBBS. His new single “War Paint” is self produced and comes from his albumSuburban. To listen to the single go to our home page and locate the Soundcloud Player on the right side of the page. Or click the artwork above.
Chadwick Boseman has portrayed real life legends like Jackie Robinson (42) and James Brown (Get on Up), but Boseman’s own legend will likely be tethered to a fictional hero. In this summer’s Captain America: Civil War, the 39-year old actor was introduced as T’Challa, better known as Black Panther, one of the Marvel Universe’s most beloved characters, not to mention the first black superhero to appear in mainstream American comics. Read More