Cruise ships have never been something we've found appealing, personally. Really, there's something about being trapped in a large vessel on the open sea with a bunch of people we don't know that has always kind of freaked us out. The boats themselves haven't been doing a lot to prove us wrong recen ... More >>
The pain of losing things: it hurts. Especially when that thing both has sentimental value and is your primary mode of transportation. Even worse? When said thing also does something that no other thing like it ever will. Right now, one child is feeling that pain.
Break Out in Song did it again, getting a bunch of dancers to jump around to "If My Friends Could See Me Now" in the Time Warner Center yesterday. Further performances are promised for this afternoon at the South Street Seaport, tomorrow at the Intrepid, and Sunday in front of the Marquis in Times ... More >>
BusinessWeek looks at a popular internet business model in which readers contribute the content, for free or for cheap perks, resulting in "an outpouring of creativity" and a thin trickle of labor expenses. One company, Communisphere, uses social marketing tools to lure "volunteer marketing consulta ... More >>