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With freelancers now making up more than a third of the U.S. workforce, every publication has written its own version of the tried-and-true “Best Coffee Shops to Work From” article,  including us. Everyone loves lists, and everyone loves coffee. But even in New York City, there are only so many coffee shops with fast, reliable Wi-Fi, and many of those shops appear on each of those lists—which means, self-defeatingly, the "best" places become perpetually overcrowded with freelancers and the...
I used to work a fairly cushy, fairly mindless office job. When I happened to escape my desk for a doctor’s appointment or a mid-day hot dog in Brooklyn or lower Manhattan, I’d inevitably stop in a cafe to grab a coffee, steeling myself before my return. I’d look around the coffee shop at all the people there in the middle of the day, fiddling on their laptops or phones--they seemed to be on...
As people who live in Brooklyn, we are adept at spending a lot of time at coffee shops. We all have our favorite one: Maybe it's because the sandwiches are tasty, or the single origin coffee is on point, or the barista is hot, or it's miraculously empty and you can actually get some work done, or--despite having or being none of those things--it's close to your home and you're lazy, so you go there. Then there are those...

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