Wyly Wade

Tag: New York

Mean streets of New York or Sharks?

The likelihood of being involved in a shark accident is considerably smaller than winning the top prize in lottery. Between 1959 and 2003 1,857 people were struck and killed by lightening alone in the coastal states of the USA. In the same time frame there were 740 shark accidents, 22 of which were fatal. Probability…

Taxi App provides blind eye to race

Taxi-hailing apps offer unexpected benefit – minorities in New York have found success hailing cabs that may have previously driven by them out of fear and discrimination. “One of the advantages of these kinds of apps is they remove the uncertainty that you face that a cab driver will pass you by because they’re profiling you…

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