Some of the most interesting spot coverage on the blackout in the Northeast can be found on CNET.com --perhaps because their offices are out west, where the lights never flickered?
Great detail: Some New Yorkers used iPods as flashlights to make their way out of darkened skyscrapers.
Last updated: Aug 15, 2003
MIKE HOFMAN was previously editor of Inc.com and a deputy editor at Inc. magazine, which he joined in 1996. The site was nominated for a National Magazine Award for Digital Media in 2010, and was named the best business website by Folio Magazine. In 2006, Hofman was part of a team of writers nominated for a Webby Award for best business blog. He lives in New York City. @mikehofman