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#NYTechMeetup’s Raisej Calls for National NET Guard in #WSJ Op-Ed

#NYTechMeetup's Raisej Calls for National NET Guard in #WSJ Op-Ed

In a Wall Street Journal Op-Ed, Sen. Ron Wyden, (D-Ore.) and Andrew Rasiej, chairman of the NY Tech Meetup, made the case that the U.S. needs a technology national guard to rebuild critical infrastructure when disaster strikes. A National Emergency Technology Guard, or NET Guard, could build [Full Story…]

NY Suit Against Intel Diminishes After Court Ruling

NY Suit Against Intel Diminishes After Court Ruling

In November 2009, NY's attorney general sued Intel, accusing the company of committing fraudulent acts: abusing its dominance in microprocessor chips, thus, hindering competition from rival Advanced Micro Device, forcing PC consumers to pay more than they should have. According to the Wall Street [Full Story…]

Microsoft and Intel Connect with NY Teachers

Microsoft and Intel Connect with NY Teachers

Microsoft and Intel announced this week that they are working together to increase technology proficiency for teachers through a NY program called Tech4Teachers. According to TechFlash, the duo will provide more than 300,000 New York teachers with access to discounted technology, including software, [Full Story…]

IGA Worldwide Closes Financing Round

IGA Worldwide Closes Financing Round

The operator of an in-game advertising network, IGA Worldwide, closed a new financing round yesterday. The round was led by T-Venture Funds but other participants included previous backers Kreos Capital and Easton Capital.The New York based company has put ads inside video games for brands including [Full Story…]

Jury for Guggenheim Creative Video Contest Chosen

Jury for Guggenheim Creative Video Contest Chosen

The jury selecting the 20 winning videos for "YouTube Play", the creative video contest that is the brainchild of the Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation and YouTube, has been chosen. Judging the submissions will be artists Takashi Murakami, Ryan McGinley, Douglas Gordon, Marilyn Minter and [Full Story…]

Mind Reading Software Showcased in NYC

Mind Reading Software Showcased in NYC

A new innovation from Intel Corp. was demonstrated in NYC this week: software that analyzes functional MRI scans to determine what people are thinking. In testing it guessed with 90% accuracy which of two words a person was thinking. While only in its initial stages, the vision is to be able to [Full Story…]

Intel, AMD Servers to Run NYSE Data Center

Intel, AMD Servers to Run NYSE Data Center

NYSE Euronext is in the process of equipping its new Mahwah, NJ data center and will be using it to resposition itself as a "technology leader of trading services."Instead of "ultra-big servers" or "ultra-complex infrastructure," this means that a small portion of [Full Story…]

NY State AG Files Antitrust Suit Against Intel

NY State AG Files Antitrust Suit Against Intel

This morning New York attorney general Andrew Cuomo filed a federal antitrust lawsuit against Intel. The lawsuit says that  that Intel violated state and federal laws by abusing its power in the microchip market to hold off its main rival Advanced Micro Devices (AMD).  The violations in [Full Story…]

CUNY Opens Open Source Lab

CUNY Opens Open Source Lab

After two years in the making, the City University of New York along with Red Hat and Intel have opened the City's first Open Source Solutions Lab, allowing City and state information technology professionals to develop open source systems. Red Hat and Intel provided the software and hardware while [Full Story…]