Yes, that’s right, you can now take that great manifesto that’s sitting on your computer that no publishing house wants to buy to the library and print it your own damn self. On Wednesday, the Grand Army Plaza branch of the Brooklyn Public Library installed the Espresso Book Machine, a do-dad that busts out your own work in five minutes for about $149, according to The Daily News. You can also print some books that you can’t find in the library. But does it print Kindles?
This year, we’ve learned that the most terrifying thing some people can imagine is a clown slowly stalking them from a forest. For others (me), it’s the thought of this election being stuck in a Twilight Zone-ish scenario that actually doesn’t end of Nov. 8 and carries on forever until the earth is mercifully swallowed by the […]
From the NY Post today: As residential buildings continue to replace parking lots and garages around New York City, finding permanent space for your car has never been harder. But drivers looking to buy their own space now have a reason for hope. The Parking Club, a renovated 130-space parking garage at 185-187 Pacific St. […]
The MTA has been talking around the idea of replacing the Metrocard for years now, but it wasn’t until earlier this year that they actually asked anyone to help them do it. And with such a fast-track plan to go Metrocard-free by 2020, even city officials are still raising a suspicious eyebrow. But hey, it turns out that one mobile fare payment […]