New York the First City to Increase Wages for Uber and Lyft Drivers

BTN STAFF Uber and Lyft drivers now will be getting more money to drive around passengers in New York. The state is raising the wages from $14.22 per fare to $16.63. Now, we’ve put real money back into the pockets of hardworking drivers so they can support their families,” Mayor Continue Reading

Jay-Z Investment in D’usse and Other Ventures has Helped Him Become Hip Hop’s First Billionaire

BTN STAFF Congratulations to Jay- Z for reaching a milestone that no other Hip Hop artist has obtain. According to Forbes magazine, Jay has amassed a fortune that has made him a billionaire. “It’s clear that Jay-Z has accumulated a fortune that conservatively totals $1 billion, making him one of Continue Reading

Actor Seth Rogen is Latest Celeb to Join in the Weed Business

BTN STAFF It seems like the trend in Hollywood is for celebrities to get into the legal marijuana business. Seth Rogen is the latest one to hop in, he is starting a weed company with his film making partner Evan Goldberg. The company will be called Houseplant and focus on Continue Reading

Oprah Winfrey Documentaries and Book Club Contribute to Apple TV+ Plans to Dominate the Entertainment World

BTN STAFF Oprah Winfrey was one of the guest speakers at a recent Apple event to promote the launch of their out Apple TV+ streaming service. Starting in fall 2019, Apple will start Apple TV+, which is a subscription streaming service that will release new movies and shows every month. Continue Reading

The Weed Market Created Over 60,000 Legal Jobs in 2018

BTN STAFF According to the Digital Journal, the legal marijuana business created 64,389 jobs in 2018. The opportunities in that market were responsible for a 44% increase in employment last year.  The jump was 110% percent increase from 2017, and it seems the growth will continue with more states easing Continue Reading

Kei Henderson, Keyz, Tahira Wright, Francesca Amiker and More Honored at the Third Annual ‘The 20 ATL Dinner’

Article Submission On Wednesday night, over 100 influencers, celebrities and creatives in Atlanta joined together to honor 20 of the most influential millennials in the city. Held at the prestigious West Atlanta private membership club, The Gathering Spot, guests mixed and mingled, while enjoying dinner and crafted cocktails powered by Continue Reading