Tracking Brooklyn's Rapid-Fire Gentrification With Google Street View

Open any issue of The New York Times, and you're all but guaranteed to hit a passing reference to the mecca of all things gentrified and hip: Brooklyn, New York. But the real testament to the borough's changing face lies not in trend pieces, but in the nearly unrecognizable streets and buildings themselves. » 6/23/14 2:24pm 6/23/14 2:24pm

Watch San Francisco's Rapid Gentrification Unfold on Google Street View

These days, it's rare to find a piece of San Francisco news that doesn't at least make a passing reference to the city's rapid-fire gentrification. And while numbers like the 115 percent increase in evictions over the past year are certainly astounding, nothing drives the point home quite like seeing the city evolve… » 6/09/14 12:46pm 6/09/14 12:46pm