Category Archives: Urban Business

  • Marshawn Lynch Files to Trademark ‘I’m Just Here So I Won’t Get Fined’

    Feb 24, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch is looking to cash in on his infamous “I’m just here so I won’t get fined” phrase from Super Bowl XLIX media day. Lynch, who famously uttered the line as the answer to more than 20 questions, has filed to trademark the phrase with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. “We […]

  • Comcast Accused of Paying Sharpton, NAACP for Support in Merger

    Feb 23, 15 by EURPublisher01 3 Comments

    *Comcast is firing back against a $20 billion lawsuit that claims the company discriminates on the basis of race against 100% African American–owned media, and has given money or jobs to several civil rights groups in exchange for their public support in a proposed $45 billion merger with Time Warner Cable. The National Association of African-American […]

  • Ronnie DeVoe (New Edition / Bell Biv DeVoe) Opening LA Real Estate Co.

    Feb 23, 15 by EurPublisher 1 Comment

    *When he’s not on stage performing with New Edition or Bell Biv DeVoe, singer Ronnie DeVoe is selling real estate. Make that high end real estate. Now we hear DeVoe Real Estate is planning on opening an LA addition to compliment his Atlanta office, according to TMZ. This isn’t Ronnie’s first crack at this — […]

  • Snoop Throws ‘Coming to America’ B-day Party For Son, Invests in Philz Coffee

    Feb 23, 15 by Qwest7 Leave a comment

    *Snoop Dogg’s golden touch continues to shine in the land of investments. According to reports , the rapper and new Venture capitalist joins a group of angel investors and actors who comprised a $15 million Series B funding round that was closed by Philz Coffee. The San Francisco coffee-shop chain, which is known for its […]

  • Bounce TV Posts Strongest Year in its History

    Feb 21, 15 by EUrweb editor/BJ Leave a comment

    *Atlanta – Bounce TV viewership continued to grow in 2014 as the nation’s first-ever and rapidly-expanding broadcast television network for African Americans posted the most-watched year in its history. In Prime time viewership for the year, Bounce TV racked up tremendous gains in households and targeted sales demos with increases of: +42% among HHs (159K) +22% among P18-49 […]

  • Celebrate Black History Month with Extraordinary Talent on ‘The BET Honors’ Monday Feb. 23 9PM

    Feb 20, 15 by EURweb editor/BJ Leave a comment

    *New York  – Continuing the Black History Month celebration, BET Networks returns with the eighth annual “The BET HONORS”to pay tribute to the contributions of legendary African Americans in the areas of education, theater, business and technology, music and innovation. Comedian Wayne Brady hosts the show for the second year, honoring Tony Award-winning actress Phylicia […]