Archive for December, 2011


How Driving a Taxi Changes London Cabbies’ Brains

By Mark Brown, Wired UK
Every black-cab driver in central London has to have “The Knowledge” — a memorized map of the capital, including some 25,000 streets and thousands of landmarks, right down to the order of theaters on Shaftesbury Avenue.
It’s a brutal learning process that can take three to four years to complete, with a [...]


While driving my cab

I always put my intercom on when reaching destination, no different this time. except my punter turns it off, this happened four times, she then says your intercom is faulty, I says no its not and explained what she did,  it took a while to sink in. I  just pulled over anyway and asked where [...]

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