How Memorizing "$19.05" Can Help You Outsmart the MTA -
We’ve all been there. The train is coming into the station, and you grab your MetroCard and quickly try and swipe it at a turnstile.
"Please Swipe Again". "Please Swipe Again". "Insufficient Fare".
The last two words are killer. You think to yourself “I swear I had a balance on this card”….
Proud to be a BigApps Finalist -
We’ve got more big news to share about RentHackr—news we’ve had to keep quiet until today. BigApps — the annual competition for the best ideas that revolutionize how people live, work, learn, and play in NYC and around the world — has named RentHackr as a finalist!
If you don’t…
"Post No Selfie." Spotted at a construction site on Vanderbilt Avenue.
Rolling Out Better Tools for Renters -
Flooding from summer storms that brought parts of Britain to a halt over the weekend is gradually subsiding and forecasters say much of the country will enjoy dry weather on Monday and over the coming week.
• Lightning strikes the UK - in pictures
Lightning illuminates Brighton pier, East Sussex. Photo: Max Langran/Apex
me arriving at the party
The FCC Open Internet Vote -
Yesterday, the FCC met to vote on its notice of proposed rulemaking regarding the Open Internet. As was generally expected, the commission voted, along partisan lines, to move forward with their plan for Open Internet rules — a plan that, as currently designed, would allow for fast lanes and…
new fav image on the entire Internet
Five Questions with Maz McWilliams -
Today we are excited to kick off a new weekly blog series that aims to dig a little deeper into some of Steller’s most compelling stories. Each week we will ask an author to answer five questions related to his/her Steller story. This week we are focusing on Maz McWilliams, author of…