Security Footage: Is the Deerpark High School “Ghost” security video real or fake?

October 17, 2017 / 0 comments

If you’ve been on the social medias lately, you probably have come across the incredibly disturbing security video from Deerpark CBS Secondary School in Ireland.

Yes, those were gun shots you heard in the East Village last night

October 16, 2017 / 0 comments

Around 11:30 PM last night, several Alphabet City / East Village residents reported hearing 8-10 loud pops of unmistakable gunfire. EVGrieve reported that the shots happened on Avenue C between East 11th and 12th street on the east side of the street in the C-Town shopping plaza.

The Liu Sha Bao (流沙包), a.k.a. the molten lava egg custard bun, is your new favorite dim sum item

October 14, 2017 / 0 comments

Today, we’re writing something we should have written months, if not years, ago; it’s a dedication to the heavenly dim sum item called Liu Sha Bao (流沙包) also known by one of its English names: the molten lava egg custard bun.

Here’s why the Thai man punched a 72-year old elderly Aussie man in Pattaya (Video)

October 13, 2017 / 0 comments

In a video that’s making the social media rounds, a young Thai man is caught sucker punching a 72-year old Aussie man when he isn’t looking in what seems like a road rage incident.

Jeopardy! Records: Austin Rogers’ record run for Jeopardy wins and most money

October 11, 2017 / 2 comments

The quirky, funky bartender from New York City was at it again last night, winning his eleventh consecutive game and primed to surpass the $400,000 total winnings milestone.

How Google, Tesla and Facebook apply innovative technology to recovery efforts after natural disasters

October 9, 2017 / 0 comments

The destruction to Puerto Rico caused by Hurricane Maria has been devastating and has set the island back decades.

Last night, Austin Rogers surpassed $300,000 on Jeopardy (and revealed whether he’s gay)

October 6, 2017 / 2 comments

Austin Rogers, the internet darling of Jeopardy won his eighth straight game, surpassing $300,000 in total winnings, and clarifies who is partner was. 

These are the 15 Jeopardy players that won the most money in one day

October 4, 2017 / 5 comments

With Austin Rogers lighting up the Jeopardy! scoreboard with his gutty wages and record-setting single-day winnings, we were curious about the which contestants have took home the most money in one day of the popular trivia game show.

Austin Rogers, the bearded bartender from New York City, is Jeopardy’s next super champion

October 3, 2017 / 1 comment

Austin Rogers isn’t just winning on Jeopardy!, he’s doing it in style; his own wacky, goofy style. And the people love it. And he’s one of the show’s all-time winners.

How long does it take for a “noindex” to reflect on Google, other search engines?

October 2, 2017 / 0 comments

Noindex is a way for webmasters to tell Google and other search engines not to include that particular landing page or pages in their search results.

How to contact family and friends in Vieques after Hurricane Maria?

September 27, 2017 / 22 comments

Five days ago, we created this post about the damage done in Vieques after Hurricane Maria. Little did we know that it would be relied on as one of the few ways to get into touch with the island community of approximately 9,000 people. 

The first photos of Vieques have emerged after Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rican island

September 23, 2017 / 50 comments

As you know by now, Puerto Rico was recently battered by Hurricane Maria — in particular, the island of Vieques bore the brunt of the Category 5 hurricane. In some of the first photos that have come out since the hurricane made landfall a few days ago, you’ll see images giving partial-view into the wreckage…

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What are the dates of Zara’s fall sale for 2017?

September 17, 2017 / 0 comments

Summer is quickly coming to the end and the seasonal fashions are going out with it. The spin on that is that you get to wear all your cute corduroy pants, jeans, and sweaters because it’s feeling like Fall more every day.

Citi Bike to add station to East 12th St. and Avenue B to alleviate demand in East Village

September 12, 2017 / 0 comments

We’re excited that the Citi Bike program has finally started expanding into Harlem, Brooklyn and Queens, but this Lower East Side dweller was most excited to see that one of the newly-planned 140 stations includes a new station in Alphabet City.

M.I.A. to play concert at The Fox in Oakland, CA — can a national tour be coming soon?

September 6, 2017 / 0 comments

Whoa, M.I.A. has been confirmed to play a concert at The Fox Theater in Oakland, California on November 2, 2017.

Read this story so you know when to fire your SEO client before it’s too late

September 4, 2017 / 0 comments

I’ve been doing SEO for almost as long as the industry has existed (um, a long time) and am always up to share my experience with friends or connections that are interested in creating a website or looking for tips on how to optimize for search engines.

[SOLVED] I can’t connect my work-issued laptop to public wireless network – how to fix it?

September 3, 2017 / 0 comments

Are you having trouble connecting your work-issued laptop to a public wifi — and if you can get connect, there’s still no internet access?

M.I.A. releases “blocked” song, Jaloo remix of ‘Bad Girls’ on YouTube

September 2, 2017 / 0 comments

M.I.A. hates having her creativity controlled by her record company, so she likes to get under their skin by releasing and leaking music on social media. In that vein, she released another song on the Fly Pirates YouTube channel. This time is a a Lucas Sorel remix of a song called “Baby”. With the release…

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Will Zara have a Labor Day sale this September?

September 1, 2017 / 0 comments

The summer is winding down quickly with the fall coming fast. This year, the last day of summer will be in three weeks — that gets us thinking about warmer fashions and muted color palettes. That gets us thinking about shopping

Removal of 14/B Citi Bike valet station causing capacity problems in East Village

August 29, 2017 / 1 comment

Back in mid-July, Citi Bikers in the Lower Side Side/East Village received an email announcing that the Citi Bike station at 14th street and Avenue B would be removed.

Why won’t Virgin America’s website allow me to make a payment or add a credit card?

August 26, 2017 / 0 comments

I’ve run into a consistent problem not being able to pay for my ticket on Virgin America’s website. Have you gotten to the payment screen and wasn’t able to move on? If so, we think we know what’s happening.

M.I.A. releases new remixes of ‘LOAD ‘EM’ and ‘Jump In” on Fly Pirates YouTube channel

August 26, 2017 / 0 comments

A couple days after announcing a new song and video as well as a fashion collaboration with Astrid Andersen on her ohmni.com website, M.I.A. has just released a couple new remixes.

What does the “Chrome will show security warnings” message(s) I received mean? And how do I fix it?

August 18, 2017 / 0 comments

In the last 24-36 hours, millions of webmasters received a message from Google Search Console (formerly Google Webmaster Tools), warning them that their websites will begin showing “security warnings” if they don’t make changes to their site by October 2017.

The promo code for ‘&Pizza’ (andpizza) for $5 off a pizza with unlimited toppings

August 10, 2017 / 1 comment

Wow, I went to &pizza for the first time last night and was amazed by their custom, fast casual pizza concept (but was less impressed by their ampersand naming).

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