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How the Food Truck Concept is Spreading To Other Businesses

Photo Credit: Fashion Mobile By Lloyd Alter, TreeHugger Fifty years ago, Jane Jacobs wrote, "New ideas must use old buildings." Today she might write "New ideas need old trucks." It's an importa…

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Don’t Put Baby in the Corner With That Damn TV

When my son was born, my wife and I had vowed to keep him out of eye's reach of a screen, any kind of screen for a long, long time. We had read up on much of the data linking frequent and habitual TV …

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Smart Phones, Dumb Moves: Should We Be Handing Our iPhones Over to Our Children?

"Ok, just five minutes and then you have to give it back." I am guilty of striking this bargain, as I hand over my iPhone to my 4-year-old with the sort of resignation normally seen when a cop has …

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Parenting Unplugged: Letting Technology Tune Out Our Children’s Needs

Last Halloween the venerable New Yorker Magazine came out with their Halloween-themed cover (November 2, 2009), which was beautifully illustrated by graphic artist Chris Ware. In the illustration we a…

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