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Two Toy Trends on the Horizon

Dana Holmes | Posted 04.28.2014 | Parents
Dana Holmes

These are trends that will most likely slowly expand over the next couple of years into more and more products. But, for now, just a select group of major toy makers are dipping their "toys" in the water and seeing if they can jump start trends from scratch.

Toy Fair Tech: A Mash-up of Toy Companies Mostly Playing It Safe

Robin Raskin | Posted 02.21.2013 | Technology
Robin Raskin

This year, the "T" in toy stands for tumult. As I walked the seemingly never-ending aisles of the 110th annual American International Toy Fair at the ...

Sex Con Con 2012

Michael Kupperman | Posted 12.22.2012 | Comedy
Michael Kupperman

Sex Con Con is the premiere convention for sexual con artists.

Ron Dicker

The Ultimate Battle For New York

HuffingtonPost.com | Ron Dicker | Posted 12.16.2011 | Business

The Ultimate Fighting Championship, which allows foes to punch, kick, wrestle and choke each other, is a billion-dollar global enterprise that cannot ...

From 'The Schnittman' To 'The Swagaholic': Classic Characters At BookExpo, Described

doctorsyntax.net | Posted 07.31.2011 | Books

The 2011 edition of BookExpo America, or as we call it in the trade “BEA,” has just concluded—the industry’s annual hoedown where booksellers,...

What Was The Biggest Problem At Day 1 Of BookExpo America?

personanondata.blogspot.com | Posted 07.25.2011 | Books

Publishers have been known to be a bitchy lot but this year most of the bitching on day one seemed to be focused on the intermittent and or ineffectua...

Bloomberg's Budget Still Has $104 Million For Non-Existent Javits Center Plan

The New York Observer | Eliot Brown | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

In 2006, the Pataki and Bloomberg administrations announced a plan to modernize and grow the Javits Center through a $1.6 billion plan. Both the cit...

New York Wine Expo and Tasting

HuffPost Citizen Reporting | James Mulcahy | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Last weekend, winos of all stripes made their way to New York's Javits Center at the New York Wine Expo & Tasting. Each attendee was handed an empty ...

Toy Fair 2010 Drives This Hoarder Crazy for New Toy Trends

Brad Balfour | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Brad Balfour

For a guy with an apartment cluttered with classic metal toys, quirky objects and offbeat street finds, the annual Toy Fair held at the Jacob Javits Convention Center is both a celebration and a torture.

Rails and Roads to Trails

Kevin Walsh | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Kevin Walsh

While the rehabilitation of the High Line as a lively urban space is one of the more exciting things to happen to NYC's streetscapes in years, it's not the first such transformation to take place.

2008 NY Auto Show Doesn't Disappoint

Guest Of A Guest | STANLEY STUYVESANT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The largest auto show in the world is being held right here in our very own New York City at the Javits Convention Center on the west side until the 3...