Visiting a new, unfamiliar place is thrilling and rewarding. It also requires some serious street smarts. A new video from Buzzfeed lays out eight scams reported by travelers, ranging from minor headaches like being overcharged in a taxi to more serious offenses like having your credit card number stolen. Show More Summary
Visiting a new, unfamiliar place is thrilling and rewarding. It also requires some serious street smarts. A new video from Buzzfeed lays out eight scams reported by travelers, ranging from minor headaches like being overcharged in aShow More Summary
Nov. 19--SOUTH BEND -- The city on Wednesday outlined plans to convert Main and Michigan/St. Joseph streets from one-way to two-way next year with as little disruption to business and traffic as possible -- and before the start of football seas
The SmartPole streetlights from Philips save energy and boost cell reception. America's geriatric infrastructure is a well-documented problem, and the city of Los Angeles is killing two birds with one stone with its latest urban initiative: a fleet of 100 smart streetlights. Read Full Story
The city will lease access to the light poles, so a wireless carrier could use them as secondary cell towers.
TITLE: From Auto Ped to the Smart Ped in a hundred years! Exactly one hundred years ago one of the most interesting vehicles you could see on the city streets of NYC was the so called Auto Ped. This used to be the official transport vehicle of the NYC postmen, fashion conscious wealthy women and the NYC mobsters. Show More Summary
We've got really good at creating financial products that merely move wealth around. This is capitalism gone amok
San Francisco is a city of hills, with some of the steepest streets in the USA. After cycling SF for 8 years I've learned its bike-friendly highways and byways by heart - but cycling routes rarely take the quickest, most direct route from A to B. Show More Summary
You usually associate street smarts with some one who knows how to negotiate in business. Donald Trump apparently considers this ability to be a top of the line requirement for statesmanship and something which qualifies him to be president of the United States. Show More Summary
The steady stream of tinkling laughter one imagines coming out of HelloGiggles headquarters must be more like squeals of glee today—Time Inc. has bought the lifestyle and humor website for around $20 million, the Wall Street Journal reports. Show More Summary
You’ll never be without an Internet connection in U.K. towns and cities in the future, thanks to Wi-Fi emitting sidewalks. Chesham in Buckinghamshire has become the first town to deliver Wi-Fi at speeds of up to 166 Mbps, seven times...Show More Summary
Smiling, playing the gender card, dodging Wall Street, give her a big win at the debate.
Ryad Slimani is ready to take on Wall Street as he stars in a new fashion editorial for the October 2015 issue of Forbes España. The Bananas model links up with photographer Lorenzo Agius for the smart style story. Tackling professional...Show More Summary
So far, Kendall Jenner's Fashion Week street style has been seriously on point. And we didn't expect her to look any less pulled together when she exited the Chanel runway show. Practicing her signature smart styling, Kendall took a pinstripe Alessandra Rich cutout jumpsuit and gave it a casual-cool twist. Show More Summary
We've been hearing about the amorphous idea of "smart cities" for a while, but trash cans, sidewalks, and stop signs still seem the same, right? As in the broader Internet of Things movement, though, some subtle creep is beginning, and...Show More Summary
Traipsing the aisles of tech card tables at Pepcom’s Holiday Spectacular in Manhattan, September 30th, 2015. A ritual of the fall gadget season takes place at a ballroom on 18th Street in Manhattan. That’s where public relations firm Pepcom hosts a regular fall showcase of both established tech names such as Nvidia (NVDA) and also tiny startups, […]
Links to the best reading in funds investing: “Active share” can’t predict the future — Chris Dieterich, Barron’s Many people trade away the benefits of “smart beta” exchange-traaded funds — Chris Dieterich, The Wall Street Journal The International Monetary Fund is worried your bond fund is concentrated in risky junk and emerging-market bonds — Landon Thomas Jr., […]
Kate Winslet opened up about body image in a new interview with The Wall Street Journal. “We all focus on our bodies in our late teens and our early 20s, in a way that is just not cool or healthy," she said. "In your 30s, you become aware of staying fit. Show More Summary
London’s Trunk Clothiers celebrate five successful years on Marylebone’s ever-changing Chiltern Street, continuing to collect a range of hard-to-find menswear labels, as old and new favorites sit side by side across its smartly arranged… The post Trunk Marks its 5th Birthday with a Fall/Winter 2015 Newspaper appeared first on Selectism.
Donald Trump has boasted about being rich and smart, but he has not released data to back up his claims.