A new panel series kicks off by looking at affordability in the city. The average price of a detached Toronto home is $1.07 million. Household incomes in our richest neighbourhoods grew by 80 per cent over the past few decades, while they rose by just two per cent in the poorest communities. Show More Summary
For those of you who poured over the Unified Development Ordinance when it was under-review a while back, you may recall the “cottage court” building type. It consists of “5-9 detached dwelling units organized around a shared internal courtyard.” as stated in the UDO description above. Well, no private developer has decided of their own […]
The mass shooting in San Bernardino has state lawmakers looking again at new gun control legislation for California, while leading advocates for restrictions called Friday for the state to close a loophole that allows detachable ammunition magazines like ones used in the killings. Senate President...
Up until this point, the Pixel lineup has been reserved for ChromeOS and laptops, but it looks like Google is looking to shake things up a bit. According to a new report, there’s a new device coming down the pipe that will bear the Pixel name, but this one’s running Android. A report published by Android Police says [...]
The Samsung Galaxy Note 5 and Galaxy S6 Edge+ are going to have all sorts of official accessories available to them upon launch. So far, Samsung has announced fast wireless charging pads, fast charging battery packs, clear view cover cases, clear covers, glossy covers, S View covers, Flip wallets, and even Glitter covers. Show More Summary
The Polk Striker Pro headset features a sleek design, cozy earcups and multiple detachable cables for extra-clear chat.
If you are looking for some budget Windows 8.1 tablets that also include a detachable hardware keyboard, you likely won't find them with a lower price than the Nextbook Flexx 10 and Flexx 11. The 2-in-1 tablets from PC maker E Fun are now on sale at Walmart's retail locations and website, with the Flexx 10 priced at $178 and the Flexx 11 at $227.
Twenty years from now historians and social critics will be able to look back on the Obama is a secret Muslim who hates Christians and America and wants America to fail phenomenon with a bit more detachment than we can currently muster, and hopefully with a bit more interest than we can currently muster as well. Show More Summary
The cliché that time heals all wounds might be true, but, for Matthew Swarts, after a painful end to a long-term relationship, the passing of time only created a sense of confused detachment, especially when looking at old photographs. So...Show More Summary
The name Bedlam is so evocative of chaos and madness, the real history of one of the world's oldest institutions for the treatment of mental illness often goes detached from its public presence.
“I feel a sudden clear focus and perspective. There is no time for anything inessential. I must focus on myself, my work and my friends. I shall no longer look at NewsHour every night. I shall no longer pay any attention to politics or arguments about global warming. … I still care deeply about the […]
Here's our very first glimpse of the new 11-home development set to domesticate a lot at the corner of Fountain and Gower. Built under the Small Lot Subdivision Ordinance—which allows for several small, detached houses on a single property—the...
Acne put their offbeat spin on Fall down outerwear for those looking for that unbeatable layer of warmth in a more interesting package. The reliable puffa gets a scribbled and scrawled print on the Blaine jacket with its detachable hood… Down Outerwear from Acne for Fall – 3 Choices is a post by Lena Dystant on Selectism.
A reader brought to our attention this very interesting idea. It is currently still in the prototype (and there is a working prototype) stage, and it looks like the innovator is trying to gauge interest (for a potential crowdsourcing campaign). Show More Summary
If you haven't quite got on the action cam bandwagon, or you're looking for a viewfinder bigger than a postage stamp, perhaps Casio's EXILIM "freestyle" camera will do the job. Coming in orange, camo green and white options, it composes of two...
Designed in 1960 by Jules Gregory, this wavy-roofed Jersey house has been looking for a buyer for nearly two years. Currently asking $999,000, the mid-century beaut consists of a 1,660-square-foot main house and a smaller detached guesthouse that was once...
It's become passé to say that time-lapse videos are passé, but why don't we all put our world-weary cynicism and ironic detachment aside for a second and enjoy the view from the ISS with a suitably child-like sense of wonderment? Definitely watch this in full-screen HD, if you can: [vimeo:80588358] (Thanks Hugh.)
Siggurdsson sends us a link to the Pittsburgh Gazette which reports that a man was cleared of charges after he shot a former Marine who was acting as a look out for his accomplice in a burglary of the man’s detached garage where he kept his 1977 Mustang; [John] Rozgonyi left his house and went […]
We had a huge response to this one. The response was great, as was the enthusiasm to review the Split x2 for Gizmodo. We’ll look to do more review comps in the future. But for now, the 3x Giz reader winners (and soon-to-be-guest-reviewers) are… More »
Over a year has come and gone since that first anxiety attack. Now, as I walk the streets of New York City on a daily basis I spend more time looking at the faces of those who pass by. I find myself with newfound empathy for these strangers.