Gentrified vending machine startup ‘Bodega’ wants to displace real bodegas
Sep 13, 2017
It's more of a glorified pantry box with an appropriated name than a replacement for your actual bodega.
Small Brooklyn businesses: Google is having a free workshop on Flatbush Ave. this Saturday
Jul 26, 2017
When Google offers you free advice, it's probably lucrative to listen.
BPL Brings free Internet to Homes Without It
Sep 21, 2015
Exciting news from the BPL this morning.Today, Brooklynites will gather at Bedstuy's Macon Library to receive free MiFi hotspots. The 4G, wireless devices are part...
Everyone’s obsessed with asking Google about the L train
May 11, 2015
More than just a search engine, Google is a repository of our hopes, dreams and fears, which definitely won't come back to bite us...
Google giving women, minorities free coding classes
Jul 8, 2014
Are you a woman or a minority who would love to get into software development but don't have the money or resources to learn...
5 Pointz lives! On Google
Jun 13, 2014
We were sad, just like everyone, when 5 Pointz got painted over and essentially destroyed. Even if it wasn't an official museum, it was...
Food & Drink
Google adds you to its “free cupcakes” circle
Aug 2, 2011
Google has been been barn-storming the borough on a big push for its Google Places user-review/recommendation service, and the search giant isn't skimping on handouts. You've...
Giveaway! Rub elbows at the swanky Prospect Park party
Jul 11, 2011
Prospect Park keeps you fatted with a buffet of all-you-can-eat free summer goodness, from concerts to plays to all sorts of frisbee-rific, grill-enabled (and...
A beginner’s guide to open-source software
Jul 20, 2009
In recent years, open-source alternatives to bread-and-butter applications like Microsoft Office have become novice-friendly and in some cases, better than their commercial counterparts.
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