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Brady Dale

Brady Dale

Brady Dale is a freelance writer, comedian and storyteller. A native of Pittsburg, Kansas, he went to Cornell and worked as a progressive community organizer for over a decade before quitting his job to pursue writing and performance. He lives in the Crown Heights neighborhood of Brooklyn.

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Digital Art Friday: Genevieve Hoffman, 2012, Colocation Series NY1 #1 [video] creative

Aug. 22, 2014 7:37 am

Digital Art Friday: Genevieve Hoffman, 2012, Colocation Series NY1 #1 [video]

This week's piece of digital art: a virtual tour of financial industry infrastructure gets turned into limitless, kaleidoscopic video.
How I Work: NPR Creative Director Liz Danzico creative

Aug. 21, 2014 10:52 am

How I Work: NPR Creative Director Liz Danzico

Liz Danzico is busy. The School of Visual Arts program chair and NPR's first creative director shares some pro tips: How to get to JFK quicker, how to write the perfect email and how to not suffer half-truths.
The 10 biggest tech companies in Brooklyn business

Aug. 21, 2014 7:15 am

The 10 biggest tech companies in Brooklyn

Our list of the biggest players in the Brooklyn tech scene, for discussion's sake.
Summer program at NYU Poly teaches cybersecurity to young women access

Aug. 20, 2014 10:48 am

Summer program at NYU Poly teaches cybersecurity to young women

NYU Poly wants more women in the digital security industry. Its summer program for high school-age girls looks to expose them to cybersecurity skills, and potential careers.
Pizza ordering app launches out of Park Slope [Startup Roundup] access

Aug. 20, 2014 7:15 am

Pizza ordering app launches out of Park Slope [Startup Roundup]

An IFTTT-style app, just for pizza, has launched out of Park Slope. A couple of mentorship-oriented code education programs are launching here, too, for aspiring engineers at different skill levels.
See these art/tech mashups from Art-A-Hack at Livestream Public creative

Aug. 19, 2014 7:37 am

See these art/tech mashups from Art-A-Hack at Livestream Public

The idea behind Art-A-Hack: team up artists and technologists, have them collaborate over several weekends and see what happens.
Watch this video recap of Digital Ready’s ‘Maker Party’ access

Aug. 18, 2014 1:03 pm

Watch this video recap of Digital Ready’s ‘Maker Party’

The party was the culmination of a program co-hosted by Hive NYC and the NYC Department of Education's Digital Ready program. It was a chance for students to show off what they'd built.
Spy U: NYU Poly a rare 3-for-3 on NSA Centers of Excellence civic

Aug. 18, 2014 11:10 am

Spy U: NYU Poly a rare 3-for-3 on NSA Centers of Excellence

An NSA program certifies U.S. universities as Centers of Academic Excellence in three areas. As of last week, NYU Poly has all three.
Makerspace turns 5; comedy at Huge [Events Roundup] business

Aug. 18, 2014 8:45 am

Makerspace turns 5; comedy at Huge [Events Roundup]

Visit a Brooklyn makerspace, creative agency and academic lab, all in one week.
PechaKucha launches in Brooklyn creative

Aug. 18, 2014 7:15 am

PechaKucha launches in Brooklyn

PechaKucha took over a space in Dumbo last week, adding Brooklyn to the very long list of cities with regular iterations of the 11-year-old talk event.