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Down With Cable! Why HBO Is Finally Launching a Standalone Streaming Ser...
Rejoice, cord cutters. HBO has announced it will launch its own online video streaming service next year, no cable TV subscription needed. U
The 10 Best and Worst Cities to Catch a Bus to Work | Streetsblog USA
It's been called “the geography of opportunity.” And David Levinson is trying to make a science of it. In a new analysis, Levinson, a Univer
Hackers launch Apple ID phishing campaign playing on iCloud security wor...
Phishing emails masquerade as security alerts from Apple about rogue iTunes purchases, researchers from Symantec said
We Need to Design Parking Garages With a Car-less Future in Mind
Building adaptable structures will save time, money, and material waste.
At Urban Summit, A Feeling Of 'The Feds Can't, But We Can'
Passing mentions of the U.S. government during CityLab elicited knowing chuckles from the audience.
How to keep your real name and face out of Google's ads
The journey was long and full of baby steps, but we’ve finally reached the destination: Google updated its terms of service on Friday to all
A Silent Hurricane Season Adds Fuel to a Debate Over Global Warming | TI...
We've passed the midpoint of the Atlantic hurricane season, and there's been not a storm to see. What does a hurricane drought tell us about
Biggest Secret in the World Economy | On the Commons
While a great many commons seek to develop alternatives to conventional businesses – and even to bypass markets altogether – the struggle to
Amazon to offer discounted Kindle ebooks when you buy real, printed book...
Amazon has introduced a program, called Kindle MatchBook, that will let customers download the Kindle ebook version of physical books that t
Here's why Obama's Syria muddle is so disappointing
Not because it's a muddle, but because Obama had a chance to change our national security norms and didn't seize it.
Some Evangelicals See Biblical Prophecy In Syrian Crises | TIME.com
The Syrian region was second only to Jerusalem in importance for Christianity's initial growth
Urbanism for Introverts: Why Cities Need Quiet Spaces
Why cities need quiet spaces.
Yosemite Fire Burns Bright in Incredible Nighttime Image From Space - Wi...
The blaze raging its way through a national forest in the Yosemite National Park area, known as the Rim fire, can be seen with frightening c
Public Transit Is Worth Way More to a City Than You Might Think
A new report finds a hidden economic value of anywhere from $1.5 million to $1.8 billion a year.
“Indescribably insane”: A public school system from hell
Pennsylvania's right-wing governor drains public schools of basic funds -- and the sickening details will shock you