Granted, the Bronx, northernmost New York City borough, doesn’t enjoy much of a reputation. It happens to be one of the most densely populated areas in the US, and one of the poorest. This all goes back to the dark ages of the 70’s and 80’s when crime was at its apogee, but the stigma…Details
Esta mañana el gato me hizo un gran favor. Alrededor de las cinco y media, Don Estorbo de la Bodega se puso gritando hasta que me despierte y entonces me dijo: "Hombre¡Levántate! Te estas perdiendo un amanecer estupendo. También tengo hambre. Otra vez." Fijo sus ojos en lo mios y añadió: "Me han dicho que a quien…Details
With the traffic and the noise and the crowd and the smells and transit and subway platforms and rush hour and stress and steel and glass and concrete and potholes and manholes and red lights and stop signs and taxis and schedules and unions and bad news and politics and budgets and law enforcement and parking…Details
The good thing about living right under the rooftops with a skylight view into the atmosphere is that we get ample opportunities to catch stunning, fleeting moments like this one. All we have to do is climb up through the trapdoor and setup camp on the roof. From up there, the eye travels across the…Details
As seen from our last picnic in the Brooklyn Bridge Park.
What do Minority Report and Total Recall fans, Google staff and most cell phone owners have in common? They dream of self-driving cars. Well, Google isn’t only dreaming, it’s doing something about it. The Google engineers have been developing a fleet of automated modified Toyota Prius which have already driven over 140,000 road miles in California,…Details