Patricia Roberts

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Cover Your RSS: Be Ready for the Google Reader Shutdown

Inside Flipboard / June 17, 2013<p>In about two weeks, Google will retire Google Reader, but there are steps you can take now to ensure that your Google …

The Week in Review: Lords, Ladies and Royal Babies

Inside Flipboard / July 26, 2013<p>There was one man in the news this week who took the media by storm—and he’s only a couple of days old. George …

If Only Billionaires Were Stopped and Frisked

If the NYPD routinely stopped and frisked rich, white billionaires who have amassed tremendous wealth while Main Street suffered the greatest economic collapse since the Great Depression, Mayor Bloomberg might be singing a different tune. But that's right, intense greed isn't a crime; being black …

The Ten Best Stores for Shopping on a Budget in NYC

Photo by William Chan<p>We don't need to tell you how expensive it is to live in the city. After all the bills are paid and the happy hour drinks are downed, you're probably looking in your wallet and not seeing much room for shopping.<p>But that doesn't mean you're doomed to repeat your wardrobe staples …

Photos of the Dizzying Views from Inside the 1 WTC Construction Site

We’ve shown you the fun graffiti inside 1 WTC and a Google Glass video of our trip up to the 90th floor. Now, here are still shots from our …

Report

<b>NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) —</b> Getting from point A to point B really is half the battle – and that is particularly true when it comes to commuting to work …

DA: TJ Maxx Employee Raided Merchandise To Re-Sell At Own Store

<b>NEW YORK (CBSNewYork)</b> — A TJ Maxx assistant manager from Brooklyn has been arrested for allegedly stealing items from the national retailer and …

Curbed spends 24 hours in a microapartment

In what could be considered a modern riff on <i>From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler,</i> Curbed’s editors are spending 24 hours “living” in …

Micro-Apartments Not Actually All That Affordable

“We must develop a new, scalable housing model that is safe, affordable and innovative to meet their needs,” Michael Bloomberg said back in 2012 when …

Online Course Reflections

What were my take aways from this course?<p>I should start with what some of my take aways weren't. I already firmly believed that blended and online …