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How to decide which vacation rental site to use

But with so many places to book a rental, it can be tough knowing where to look.<p>To make things easier, we've put together a list of some of the top vacation rental websites and broken down what you'll find in each one.<p>Airbnb<p>With over a million properties around the world, Airbnb.com is probably the …

The best way to do a walking tour of New York City

If you're anything like me whenever you stop in a big city, you have a few main attractions that you'd like to visit and end up haphazardly spending half your day staring at maps and trying to figure out the public transit system.<p>However, by focusing on a limited few attractions, we're missing out …

21 Hidden Bars In New York City

These days, a new breed of speakeasy has cropped up around the city, featuring old-timey touches like hidden entrances, tin ceilings, and cocktails made with classic ingredients.<p>Here are some of New York's best speakeasies, from 67 Orange Street in Harlem to the new Featherweight in Bushwick.<p><i>Did we</i> …

Manhattan

Best Asian food in NYC 2013: Top Thai, Korean and Chinese dishes

Photograph: Jessica LinCrunchy coconut rice at Khe-Yo Fresh hand-grated coconut stars in chef Soulayphet Schwader’s upmarket take on …

Curries

The Unofficial Goldman Sachs Guide To Being A Man

For that very reason, @GSElevator— in collaboration with John Carney (@Carney) of CNBC.com— presents a fresh, and hopefully thoughtful, look at what it means to be a man today.<p>Stop talking about where you went to college.<p>Always carry cash. Keep some in your front pocket.<p>Rebel from business casual. …

Goldman Sachs

The Data Visualization Technology That Makes The America’s Cup Accessible To The Rest Of Us

The experience of watching televised sporting events has evolved dramatically in recent years, with data visualization technology making it much easier for spectators at home to understand what’s really going on. Innovations such as the yellow “first down” line in televised football, the pitch and …

Spectacular Day and Night Composite Shots of Major Cities

<i>Day to Night</i> is a spectacular ongoing series by fine art photographer Stephen Wilkes featuring urban landscapes that transcend the confines of time by presenting day and night shots of iconic cityscapes in one image. Using up to 1,500 images from a 15-hour shoot day (from sunrise to sunset), Wilkes …

Why Jeff Bezos Bought The Washington Post For $250M

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The best things to do in NYC according to locals and Time Out Editors

101 best things to do in NYC<p>1<p>Attractions, Parks and gardens<p>The High Line<p>Chelsea<p><i>“Recline on the High Line’s wooden lounges. It’s a really calming,</i> …

East Village

The best rooftop bars—with views—at New York City hotels - Curbed NY

Though it may not feel like it right now, spring is just around the corner, which also means that soon, most New Yorkers will be feeling the itch to be outdoors. There are plenty of places to satisfy that ourdoorsy urge (parks! beaches!), but the city's plethora of trendy hotels offer some of the …

Brunch Heatmap

Looking for a place for brunch this Memorial Day weekend? Check out Eater's guide to some of New York's <b>hottest brunch spots</b>. Celebrate the unofficial beginning of summer with a long, boozy brunch at <b>Salvation Taco</b> or a peekytoe crab frittata over at <b>The Marrow</b>. [EaterWire]

7 Animated GIFs That Will Make You Instantly Understand Trigonometry

Trigonometry is the branch of math that studies triangles, with a particular focus on the relationships between angles and the lengths of corresponding sides.<p>Interestingly enough, the trigonometric functions that define those relationships are also closely tied to circles.<p>Needless to say, this …

How a Bitcoin Transaction Actually Works

At this point, you probably have a working understanding of what bitcoins are (at the very least your handle of bitcoins is like how you can kinda, …

Cryptography

Cucinelli

The best sushi in NYC

Best sushi in NYC<p>1<p>Restaurants, Seafood<p>Shuko<p>Greenwich Village<p>At this 20-seat sushi counter, the <i>omakase</i> chef's selection of exceptionally made</i> …

Japan