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Terrific street photography by Markus Hartel, mostly in black and white. His blog, Urban Views isn't updated daily, but is well worth bookmarking.



Here's a new apartment rental website, called FlyRig, that one-ups many current sites by including broker reviews and comments on their listings (discrepancies noted), plus Google maps, apartment photos, and no-fee rentals.




A 360-degree panorama of Times Square, complete with the sound of sirens and honking horns, perfect for those weekends in the country when it's just too freakin' quiet. (Site is slow to load).




If you're occasionally flummoxed by a reference in New York magazine's Approval Matrix, Behind the Approval Matrix is there to sort it all out for you. It's definitely highbrow and brilliant.





"If I asked for a cup of coffee, someone would search for the double meaning," said Mae West, and that's one of the enduring pleasures about the late, great sexpot. A site that honors the legend.

poll

A genie appears and gives you a free lifetime pass to any one of the restaurants with a four-star rating by the NY Times. Which do you pick?

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40%
Daniel

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14%
Jean Georges

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15%
Le Bernardin

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12%
Masa

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19%
Per Se


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