Kristina Wong's stereotype-skewering humor: Stop and think about it
Kristina Wong, with biting humor, skewers stereotypes on XO Jane and wherever people will listen.
The mysterious, invisible opera in LA's Union Station
Except for all the antenna farms, it looked like a normal night at Union Station in downtown Los Angeles: skater kids ran to the Gold Line,
Vintage Photos: Tompkins Square Park in the 1980s and 90s | Untapped Cities
Anyone who lived in NYC during the '80s and '90s remembers a much grittier Alphabet City. Tompkins Square Park was once home to those on the
Beyond “Level of Service” — New Methods for Evaluating Streets | Streets...
We mentioned that some places are switching to an analysis called multi-modal Level of Service. But Jeffrey Tumlin, a consultant with Nelson
Abolish daylight saving time and divide the US into just two time zones,...
The US operates on a time zone system designed in 1883. Having four different time zones made sense then, but it's crazy now, economist Alli
Oakland Planning Director Cuts Off Latham Square Pilot, Lets Cars Back I...
The crowning achievement for Oakland's new planning and building director so far might be ensuring that cars are being driven through the La
How to Get Turned Away From Europe's Hottest Nightclub
Berghain's exclusivity is legendary. And a new app isn't going to help you past the velvet ropes.
Brand New: New Logo and Identity for Opera Australia by Interbrand Sydney
Brand New: Opinions on corporate and brand identity work. A division of UnderConsideration.
San Francisco's Fluctuating Rent Looks an Awful Lot Like the NASDAQ
A startling chart of the booms and busts of office space.
The Geographic Distribution of China's Last Names, in Maps
Despite its massive population, China's list of common last names is very small. Here's where people with these names are.
Coca-Cola and Dean Kamen Team-Up Will Provide Fresh Drinking Water for M...
Coca-Cola is known the world over for producing its sugary (or fructose-y) namesake beverage. But in keeping with the ever-greening times, t
Food substitute Soylent raises $1.5 million ahead of planned US launch i...
Food substitute Soylent has secured $1.5 million in investment. The nutrient-dense semi-goo has been backed by investors including Reddit co
TVs Can't Be Smart. So Stop Trying to Make It Happen | Wired Opinion | W...
"Smart" (that is, internet-enabled) TVs are still all the rage as consumer electronics companies dream of copying the Apple-driven evolution