San Francisco

ross
27 Mar 2015

ROSS, the Super-Intelligent Computer Attorney — Your Startup Sucks

ROSS is built on Watson, IBM’s supercomputer. It is a legal expert. RECEPTIONIST: OK, Ross will see you now, go on in. [The MAN walks slowly down a hallway until he reaches a door. He goes inside and sees GIANT PULSATING BRAIN behind a wooden desk. BRAIN drips fluids and goos. BRAIN

Sam-O - Bargain Hunter 0
national-cab-taxi-bay-bridge-embarcadero
25 Mar 2015

I Drive SF: From Rideshare to Taxi

It’s inevitable.  Now that I drive a taxi, I regularly field the inquiry:  “So… have you thought about driving for Uber?”  When I tell my passengers that I did the Lyft and Uber thing before switching to taxi driving, they’re usually shocked.  “Don’t you make more money with Lyft and

Kelly Dessaint 24
me and ash
23 Mar 2015

5 Ways Happn Actually Improves the SF Dating Scene

This post is sponsored by the fine people at Happn. Wanna sponsor a post? Email me at info@BrokeAssStuart.com Anyone who has lived in San Francisco for more than a few months knows that dating in this city is a pretty weird thing. From polyamorists with Peter Pan Syndrome to socially inept programmers,

Broke-Ass Stuart - Editor In Cheap 3
tbta header (part 2)
18 Mar 2015

Tiny Baby, Tiny Apartment (Part 2): Create a Nursery from Thin Air in 3 Easy Steps

You’re pregnant — about to pop — and you live in a tiny apartment. Soon you’re going to have to fit a baby in there. But how? You’ve Googled it. You’ve scoured Pinterest. Surely someone’s blazed the way for you. Where’s that don’t-take-no-shit Manhattan couple with all the answers? Or

Andrea Scout - Not Your Mom's Mom 1
water-crisis
16 Mar 2015

10 Water Saving Tips That Will Also Save You Money

I’m from a country where water saving technologies have been in place for as long as I’ve stood on that barren, sunburned land. Duel flush toilets, low-flow shower-heads and water harvesting technologies were not part of drought interventions but just a way of life. As progressive as San Francisco and

Lachlan Bray - Broke-Ass Bartender 0
22 Jan 2015

LOVE NOTES AND OTHER DISASTERS ZINE

A brand new collection of Broke-Ass Stuart's writing made up of some of his most famous pieces and new things never before published.

Broke-Ass Stuart - Editor In Cheap
tbta (part 1)
12 Mar 2015

Tiny Baby, Tiny Apartment (Part 1): Pregnant and Not Moving to Oakland

You live in a tiny San Francisco apartment and you’re pregnant. The clock is ticking. What was once months away is now weeks. You can’t put it off anymore — it’s time to figure out where this baby is going to live. Maybe we should buy a house, you think.

Andrea Scout - Not Your Mom's Mom 1
lucky 13
11 Mar 2015

Plans To Replace Lucky 13 With More Condos

Lucky 13, a bar full of good beers on tap, artistic murals, punk rock posters, free popcorn, and well lubricated locals is under threat in the Upper Market corridor (2140 Market Street).  Plans to bulldoze the beloved bar were submitted to the SF Planning Department by the Forum Design Group LLC in

Alex Mak - Broke Broadcaster 18