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We're looking at you, Manhattan.
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Some notes on six weeks of travel in and around Japan's great city.
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The new frontier of augmented reality apps comes to urban art.
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The job market for this year's college graduates is tough, but choosing the right city can make all the difference.
Taxes on quick car-share trips run as high as 60 percent.
The city is covered in advertisements. At least this one will help me move my butt from one part to the other.
In the last few years, New York has risen to prominence in the world of tech start-ups.
Sizing up the global clout of U.S. cities.
A conceptual project turns a box of spaghetti into an ode to a New York skyscraper.
Another step in New York's rise as an urban center for tech.
Once upon a time, they held many different jobs.
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