It's poker night in a row house on Cranham Street, Oxford, England, and Neil Gorsuch, studying for yet another degree, is feeling down. His housemates decide that what Gorsuch needs … Click to Continue »
Jimmy Breslin, the Pulitzer Prize-winning chronicler of wise guys and underdogs who became the brash embodiment of the old-time, street smart New Yorker, died Sunday at 88 of complications of pneumonia, reports the AP. Breslin was a fixture for decades in New York journalism, notably with the New York Daily...
Author-columnist Jimmy Breslin, the Pulitzer Prize-winning chronicler of wise guys and underdogs who became the brash embodiment of the old-time, street smart New Yorker, dies Sunday. He was 87. Breslin … Click to Continue »
Authored by Jim Quinn via The Burning Platform blog, I loved Michael Lewis’ book – The Big Short – about the 2008 Wall Street created global financial catastrophe, that is still impacting the little guys on Main Street eight years after it was supposedly resolved by Paulson, Bernanke and Obama. Show More Summary
Essential Education: Trump's budget plans would take money from California schools March 17, 2017, 9:15 a.m. Welcome to Essential Education, our daily look at education in California and beyond. Here's the latest:President Donald Trump's budget proposal would slash some federal education programs,...
Jewish American infamous mobster Benjamin “Bugsy” Siegel was born on February 28, 1906 in New York. From his early days as a street thug, he rose to become a feared crime boss, bookmaker and Hollywood playboy who conspired with the likes...Show More Summary
Bus stops will not be moved to downtown San Rafael streets as the city's transit center is altered to allow SMART train service to continue to Larkspur, officials said Wednesday.
So many young women I know are inspired by Renata! I think she’s a pretty smart choice as a role model!
The Brunswick City Commission will consider approval, of a "Complete Streets" Ordinance at its meeting today that would require transportation related projects to include pedestrian and bicycle traffic in their design schemes.
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When I was a little, there was this older kid that lived down the street, and he was shunned by all the other kids. He was shunned because he went to a special school for smart kids. Most everyone else went to either the local Catholic school (as did I) or the public school several…
Waste is a big concern for cities -- after all, no one likes looking at trash on the street. But it ends up there anyway, for various reasons: bins overflow, sometimes they're hard to find and worst of all, some people just don't care what they do with their trash. Show More Summary
It looks like Alexa will be able to call up your friends sometime soon. Earlier this month, The Wall Street Journal reported that both Amazon and Google were looking to bring voice-calling features to their respective smart speakers,...Show More Summary
The 5 Series offers all the advances that other luxury carmakers crow about, plus better handling and responsiveness when you want to be the one in control.
With cross-asset correlation plunging and stock dispersion soaring... ... conventional wisdom on the street predicted that after 7 years of underperformance, 2017 would finally be the year in which hedge funds demonstrated why they are...Show More Summary
AI can beat humans in chess, Go, poker and Jeopardy. But what about emotional intelligence or street smarts?
A new sensor network and public dashboard hint at the potential of smart city technology. The next stage of smart city technology may involve finding a parking space. Last Tuesday, Kansas City, Missouri, unveiled the latest update to...Show More Summary
Both Amazon and Google are working on turning their popular AI-based speaker products into replacements for a home telephone, reports The Wall Street Journal. The Amazon Echo and/or the Google Home could be used to make and receive phone calls, with the two companies planning to add the updated functionality as soon as this year. Show More Summary
While Google Home and the Amazon Echo are well-equipped with features already, the companies behind these smart speakers may soon add another major feature. The Wall Street Journal offers a brief report suggesting that both Google and Amazon are working out ways to make the Home and Echo support phone call functionality. However, there are [...]
In the latest monthly Fund Managers Survey conducted by Bank of America, virtually none of the biggest "tail risks" noted by Wall Street's smart money (the 175 respondents to the survey collectively run a total of $543 billion) in February was touched upon in January, suggesting Wall Street has a whole new set of things that keep it up at night. Show More Summary