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Exploring the Remnants of Five…

Exploring the Remnants of Five…

Exploring the Remnants of Five Points, NYC's Notorious 19th-Century Slum #NYC https://t.co/xSLQNPqX7Z [Full Story…]

RT @TechNYC: Nominations are now…

RT @TechNYC: Nominations are now…

Nominations are now open for Startup Guide New York, the first entrepreneurial book of its kind for #NYC. Nominate… https://t.co/uZHW58p0rK [Full Story…]

RT @TechNYC: Packed house at…

RT @TechNYC: Packed house at…

Packed house at tonight’s 140th Anniversary of Silicon Alley event w/ opening remarks from #NYC CTO @MiguelGamino… https://t.co/pAkhnjJqJ9 [Full Story…]

Upcoming walking tour of the…

Upcoming walking tour of the…

Upcoming walking tour of the Five Points, infamous #NYC neighborhood, setting of Scorsese’s “Gangs of New York”: https://t.co/dW4ZvTXgfO [Full Story…]

RT @TechNYC: Our co-chair @fredwilson…

RT @TechNYC: Our co-chair @fredwilson…

Our co-chair @fredwilson writes about the new #NYCx Challenges program that will help fix #NYC problems:… https://t.co/q8EzxLvIwO [Full Story…]

RT @TechNYC: More than 50…

RT @TechNYC: More than 50…

More than 50 #NYC tech leaders have signed a letter to @JeffBezos in support of bringing @amazon's new #HQ2 here:… https://t.co/BCeZKih42E [Full Story…]

The story behind the #DonaldTrump…

The story behind the #DonaldTrump…

The story behind the #DonaldTrump fortune teller machine popping up on #NYC streets: https://t.co/xpQihDZBUM [Full Story…]

Queens Drag Queen Films Cooking Show on Flip Camera

Queens Drag Queen Films Cooking Show on Flip Camera

Unlike many of the large production cooking shows, drag queen Soraya Sobriedad films her show on healthy Puerto Rican cuisine from the comfort of her cramped apartment kitchen in Queens with a small Flip camera. The camera is operated by his neighbor and episodes are unscripted. Sobriedad, also [Full Story…]

#MadeinNY Media Center to Open in Brooklyn

#MadeinNY Media Center to Open in Brooklyn

Silicon Alley will soon become home to the 18,000-square-feet media center for the "Made In New York" initiative from Mayor Bloomberg's Office. The center will have a gallery with multimedia artwork and other projects, a restaurant, educational classes, and a space for screenings. It will be open to [Full Story…]

Brooklyn Doctor Creates Virtual Doctor’s Office #Sherpaa

Brooklyn Doctor Creates Virtual Doctor's Office #Sherpaa

Brooklyn resident Dr. Jay Parkinson is changing the scene for doctor visits. Now, when someone is sick and doesn't feel like going to the doctor, they can e-mail or text in their symptoms to Parkinson. Parkinson has founded Sherpaa, a startup Web site that serves as a virtual doctor's office. He [Full Story…]

Bronx Students Take Honors in #Verizon #STEM App Design Contest

Bronx Students Take Honors in #Verizon #STEM App Design Contest

Sixth graders from the  NY Bronx Academy of Promise have taken top honors in a national app design contest. The students created an app called Quest Math to help encourage students to improve their math skills using mythology. They were part of the winners of The Verizon Innovative App Challenge [Full Story…]

#BloombergWest To Double Tech News Programming

#BloombergWest To Double Tech News Programming

As many news stations across the country are shrinking their newsrooms, one station is doing the opposite. Bloomberg West, the Bloomberg Television technology news show will add another hour of programming, doubling their daily programming to two hours. They will now host tech news at both 10 a.m. [Full Story…]

NYC Startup #PublicStuff Encourages Citizen Activism

NYC Startup #PublicStuff Encourages Citizen Activism

Thanks to a NYC-based startup called PublicStuff, NYers will have an easier time reporting miscellaneous problems around the city, such as graffiti, potholes, and weird smells. The three-year old company provides a digital communication system for both residents and local governments who want to [Full Story…]

Midtown Startup #29thStreet Publishing Pushes New Apps

Midtown Startup #29thStreet Publishing Pushes New Apps

From it's Midtown base, 29th Street Publishing hopes to revolutionize magazine publishing using simple apps for serialized content. There are currently two dozen apps in development at 29th Street.  They promise to make the apps more simple, making the path to subscription easier for writers with [Full Story…]

#MTA Will Move Forward with #OnTheGo Travel Stations

#MTA Will Move Forward with #OnTheGo Travel Stations

The MTA has announced the launch of at least 77 interactive touch-screen kiosks in subway stations across the city. The 'On the Go!' stations have been places at Bowling Green, Jackson Heights-Roosevelt Ave, and Penn Station, among others. They allows travelers to view ifnormation about their trip, [Full Story…]