Xavier Harding
Xavier Harding

Xavier is a tech and gaming writer from New York. Email him at xavier@mic.com.

Feb. 16, 2018

How ‘Black Panther’ and its crowdfunding efforts perfectly emulate the film’s message

It's not often that a movie's message is a self-fulfilling prophecy.

Feb. 2, 2018
Feb. 1, 2018

Black Monuments Project: Here’s how to use Colin Kaepernick, Michelle Obama statues on Snapchat

All you need to know to build a monument to a black American hero.
Jan. 25, 2018

Superhero movies are really white. Here are 6 diverse heroes who deserve their own film.

"It’s not done until we get a bunch of black women, who are queer, who are trans, who are all aspects of us on screen."
Jan. 11, 2018

‘Harry Potter’ fans and Black Twitter join forces to make #BlackHogwarts. Here are the best tweets.

These tweets will have you dead, or worse: expelled.
Jan. 9, 2018

The new ‘Black Panther’ teaser reminds us that the best Black History Month gift ever is nearly here

Tickets for the highly anticipated film went on sale on Monday.

Dec. 15, 2017

Does the best ‘Star Wars’ movie hold up in the #MeToo era? Let’s ask Han Solo.

'Star Wars' takes place a long time ago in a galaxy far, far away, and it shows.
Dec. 13, 2017

There are now robots chasing away homeless people in San Francisco

The only thing more cold-hearted than a robot: the people who use them
Dec. 9, 2017

Super Mario Cereal is a Nintendo fan’s dream — but not because of how it tastes

Power-up marshmallows are included, but don't expect to double in size after eating them.
Dec. 6, 2017

Women and people of color have no part in Silicon Valley’s favorite myth

Here's why we haven't seen a woman-of-color Mark Zuckerberg.

Dec. 4, 2017

Facebook’s Messenger app for kids is out — here’s all the data it’s collecting

It won't track your location, but you can't use the middle finger emoji.
Nov. 29, 2017

Marvel’s ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ trailer is out and we can’t keep calm

The ultimate 'Avengers' movie is finally almost here.
Nov. 15, 2017

Apple’s animojis and portrait selfies could work on cheaper devices — why are they only on iPhone X?

Apple is running out of reasons to convince you to buy a new phone each year.

Nov. 12, 2017

‘Black Panther’ isn’t just another Marvel movie — it’s a vision of a future led by blackness

And that's exactly why the blockbuster, set to arrive in February 2018, is so hotly anticipated.
Nov. 9, 2017

A Nintendo Switch Hulu app is coming — could Netflix or YouTube be next?

The Nintendo Switch is getting its first TV streaming app.