Dan Zaharia

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Walkability Is Good for You

A slew of new research links walkable neighborhoods with safer, healthier, more democratic places.<p>Ever since Jane Jacobs' classic <i>The Death and Life of Great American Cities</i>, urbanists have extolled the ideal of the dense, mixed-used, walkable neighborhood, contrasting it with the dull and deadly …

Dutch Treat: Jules Brans' Yamaha XS750

The Yamaha XS750 triple is one of the most underrated motorcycles of the 1970s. It never achieved the cachet of the Honda CB750, and these days, its smaller SR400 and SR500 brethren are more popular with custom shops.<p>That makes the XS750 affordable on the secondhand market, and this super-sanitary …

Motorcycles

Democrats introduce bill to ban 'paid prioritization' on the Net

In attempt to keep Net open to all, bill would require FCC to adopt rule that prevents formation of so-called "Internet fast lane."<p>Democratic congressional leaders have introduced legislation they say will ensure the Internet stays accessible to all online services and Net users and free of …

Net Neutrality

Kickstarter Creator Handbook offers crowdfunding hints and tips

New website promises advice on how to make pitches stand out from the crowd<p>Kickstarter has launched a new "Creator Handbook" in an effort to help more of its users successfully hit their crowdfunding targets.<p>Launched as part of the company's website, the handbook offers advice on first steps, what …

23: Morality 2.0

Paola Antonelli: Why I brought Pac-Man to MoMA

Out From Under Washington's Thumb, Tesla CEO Musk Dips A Toe In Political Waters

Just days after repaying the Department of Energy $465 million 9 years ahead of schedule, Tesla CEO Elon Musk took to Twitter to engage in a fairly substantial conversation about climate change and what ought to be done about it. And while Musk had some time to kill — he was apparently recuperating …

FT Debuts on Flipboard

Inside Flipboard / May 9, 2013<p>The FT, or Financial Times, one of the best-read business sources in the world, launched today on Flipboard. Readers …

This Tiny House By Richard Neutra Is A Masterpiece

It’d be nice to live in a house built by a great architect, and you’d think the bigger the dwelling, the better. But as evidenced by this compact California home, sometimes a master builder can make do with a small canvas. Especially when you let him open things up with a retractable wall.<p>The …

Architecture

Whimsical City Silhouettes by Jasper James

<i>1</i><p>Yume Cyan took long exposure photos of thousands of fireflies wandering around the forest in Nagoya, Japan. The pictures are like little green …

Compensation