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Monopoly

October 26, 2019, 5am PDT
"Popular games that invite players to take on the role of developer or city planner are a familiar part of the cultural landscape," according to this article.
Land Lines
August 9, 2017, 11am PDT
Accessing the internet is too expensive for many, not just in rural areas but also in cities.
FiveThirtyEight
October 1, 2013, 2pm PDT
When the infamous real estate and development board game was created, it took the streets of Atlantic City, NJ as the inspiration for its property names. In a photo tour through the city, Nick Carr notes how these streets appear today.
Scouting New York
September 9, 2009, 7am PDT
Monopoly: City Streets melds the board game with Google Maps gives you the chance to buy the world's streets and develop your dream project on them (in competition with other players, of course.)
The Guardian U.K.