A collection of 25 posts

central american

Lost In Google Translation: A Walk Through Bensonhurst With Google’s New App

Editor’s note: Neighbor and Salvadorian journalist Carmen Molina Tamacas sometimes contributes articles [/a-little-guatemala-grows-in-bensonhurst/] about Bensonhurst’s growing Central American community. She recently took a walk through Bensonhurst with the new Google Translate Word Lens App [http://bits.blogs.nytimes.com/2015/01/14/google-translate-app-gets-an-upgrade/] and wrote about [http://www.


Brooklyn Public Library Launches New Mobile App

Between their eBooks [/blog/library/have-you-tried-out-the-brooklyn-public-library-ebooks-yet], new logo [/blog/news/the-revamped-brooklyn-public-library], and other digital media expansions [http://www.bklynpubliclibrary.org/e-books-and-more], the Brooklyn Public Library [http://www.bklynpubliclibrary.org/] is rocking the 21st Century updates lately. They’re not stopping there, though. If you’ve ever found yourself thinking, “I