Tracy Moore at Jezebel has a lengthy post responding to a Wall Street Journal piece about how often couples fight because they simply don’t remember things the same way. It’s a smart and useful piece, because it is true that a lot of conflict between couples—or anyone,...
They say that the meek shall inherit the earth. Not in New York City. In New York City, Barbara Corcoran says, sometimes "you have to be a little pushy." Hard to believe, but the street smart, assertive Corcoran wasn't always so bold...Show More Summary
Earlier this week the National Complete Streets Coalition, a program of Smart Growth America, released a new report analyzing street improvements in 37 neighborhoods across the country and finding that streets re-designed with all users...Show More Summary
Writer F. Scott Fitzgerald spent much of his life in ritzy locales: Paris, New York, the French Riviera. But the Jazz Age scribe is buried in the cemetery at St. Mary's Catholic Church (520 Veirs Mill Rd., Rockville), at the none-too-swanky intersection of Rockville Pike and Veirs Mill Road. Show More Summary
A little bit of hustlin’ never hurt anybody. Little miss Flowers has been around the BossipTV block before. Her time there definitely has caught the interest of the President Sean. Meet Tamika Flowers. Tamika Flowers is a 23-year-old former
"It’s now the domain of the kinds of technical specialists who are really winners in other parts of the economy as well," said the cultural anthropologist, Caitlin Zaloom, on the occasion of the closing of the futures pits in the Chicago Board of Trade.
Rich Landau and Kate Jacoby run the hottest vegan restaurant in Philadelphia and maybe anywhere, are up for a James Beard Award (Jacoby for best pastry chef, Landau for best regional chef), won "Chopped" and are the darlings of Food and Wine. Show More Summary
It started as a street protest against President Bashar al-Assad. Ordinary citizens took out their smart phones to record the demonstrations that quickly spread. Four years and 220,000 dead later, the Syrian civil war is still raging, although the numbers of 'citizen' and professional journalists on hand to document...
It’s safe to say that a video game about heavily armed police officers shooting up city streets could hardly have come out at a worse time. For the first time ever, the single-player portion of a Battlefield game is the highlight of the package. Battlefield Hardline tells the tale of Nick Mendoza, a newly minted detective in the Miami Police Department.
The BlackBerry SecuTablet, YouTube scraps annotations, Sotheby’s comes to eBay, EA ditches Tiger, Street Viewing Brazilian islands, and President Obama reads mean tweets. BlackBerry Unveils its SecuTablet I’m not smart enough to understand what’s so novel about this $2,380 Android SecuTablet (BB + Samsung + IBM). Show More Summary
Two Youtube pranksters teamed up to perform a seriously wicked prank on the unsuspecting people on the streets of LA. The two smartly dresses pranksters asked strangers if they could use their phones to make a quick call. Then the fiendish prankster takes out a voice modifier and makes a ransom request, unsurprisingly the lenders […]
This was a bizarre moment from the Copa Libertadores last night, that involved some very good street smarts combined with some very bad acting. After taking out Atletico Nacional’s last man, Barcelona SC (Ecuador) keeper Maximo Banguera impulsively decided that he needed to improvise to avoid what would be a sure red card. So the […]
Though White Pisces hasn’t existed for long, it’s got a pedigree that warrants attention right out of the gate. With members of heavy hitters like Slow Warm Death and Street Smart Cyclist, the band has jumped to life with a full LP that plays like a long-lost release from Sub-Pop’s early days. Show More Summary
You can have looks that turn heads as you walk down the street, smarts that rival anyone on the planet,... The post 7 Simple Actions Practiced Daily By People Who Love Themselves appeared first on Lifehack.
Last month we noted that Goldman’s “hawking” (to use Bloomberg’s rather derisive terminology) of an “opportunity” in synthetic CDOs symbolizes the culmination of central bankers’ and Wall Street’s collective effort to return the financial world to the pre-crisis glory days of Dr. Show More Summary
Adam Zyglis / Buffalo News By Jason Stanford If I told you Warren Buffett had a stock tip, you’d listen, right? Would you see a movie if Meryl Street recommended it? Of course you would. You look like a smart fella. It just stands to reason. Show More Summary
The Google map on your smart phone is a map made for human consumption. It resembles, in simplistic strokes, the world right before your eyes: road straight ahead, side streets to the left and right, intersection approaching. It talks to you in terms you can appreciate: "turn right in 200 feet." It flags your destination […]
Trish Regan, anchor of Bloomberg TV's 'Street Smart' is leaving the network for Fox Business Network, according to TVNewser. She'll be commentating there and on Fox News. Her first day on the job is April 6. Regan went to Bloomberg from CNBC. Show More Summary
He also should have a t-shirt emblazoned “not smart”. Jordan Meier was traveling with three passengers around 9 PM when a Lancaster County Sheriff’s Office deputy pulled over his 2002 Chevrolet Monte Carlo on a Lincoln street for a traffic violation,according to a police report. Meier was subsequently “placed into custody for DUI,” investigators noted. [...]
Samsung executive vice president Young-hee Lee has revealed the company’s smartwatch strategy moving forward: Don’t release any. Speaking with the Wall Street Journal at Mobile World Congress, Lee explained Samsung’s new strategy regarding watches simply: We’ve been introducing more devices than anybody else. Show More Summary