October 25, 2014

Saturday Open Thread: African American Car Designers

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Good Morning Obots! Today's featured car designer is Andre Hudson! A design career that started with doodling sports cars From the perspective of a Denver middle school teacher, grading papers from Andre Hudson was a chore. "Like a lot of … [Read more...]

Wednesday Open Thread: African-Americans in Aviation and Space

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This week's open threads are highlighting the accomplishments of African-Americans in Aviation and Space.  Dr. Guion Stewart “Guy” Bluford, Jr. (born November 22, 1942), is an engineer, retired Colonel from the United States Air Force and a … [Read more...]

Saturday Open Thread: African-American Gamers

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Its gonna be a hot one today so be careful in dem screets Obots! Here's an interesting new game device. The GameSkunk. Created by the minority-owned firm Sensory Acumen, Inc. (Michael Coleman, Chief Creative Officer, Charlene Childers-Coleman, … [Read more...]

Friday Open Thread: African-American Gamers

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Good Morning Obots! Today we look at at urban-focused  Nerjyzed Entertainment. Nerjyzed Entertainment, LLC (NE) is a privately held video game and 3D animation development and publishing company founded in 2003, and headquartered in Baton Rouge, … [Read more...]

Thursday Open Thread: African-American Gamers

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Good Morning Obots! Today's featured "gamer" is not only a minority in terms of race in this industry, but as a female of color, she is truly a pioneer. Karisma Williams From Black Enterprise magazine: Some people like to play games while … [Read more...]

Wednesday Open Thread: African-American Gamers

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Happy Hump Day! Today's featured "gamer" is Joseph Saulter. Joe Saulter is the chairman of the Game Design and Development Department at American Intercontinental University and CEO of Entertainment Arts Research (EARI), the first … [Read more...]

Tuesday Open Thread: African-American Gamers

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Good Morning Obots! We continue to feature pioneers and current talent in the world of Video Games and ESports. Gordon Bellamy, Executive Director of the International Game Developers Association Gordon has served as the Executive Director of … [Read more...]