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How to Marry Your Startup and Your Partner

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 01.25.2014 | Home
Steve Rosenbaum

Why does it matter how your life and work intersect? Because getting a company off the ground is an all consuming effort. And if you're married to work by day, and your wife or husband by night, effectively you're cheating on one with the other all the time. That's a recipe for disaster.

NYC -- What Tech Needs

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 01.23.2014 | New York
Steve Rosenbaum

For startups, there are three areas that need our immediate attention. Sleeping, Connecting, and Enjoying.

New York Tech Scene - Rising:

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 08.23.2013 | Home
Steve Rosenbaum

Last week - I saw so many extraordinary NY companies I hardly know where to start. Perhaps most surprisingly, there was a theme in the companies, wit...

LOOK: Could New York City's Aging Coastline Infrastructure Be Saved By 3D Printing?

The Huffington Post | Posted 06.03.2013 | Home

New York's coastline is at risk of sliding into the sea and an unlikely savior has appeared. This isn't the synopsis for the next Hollywood disas...

Ny Tech Rising: NewFronts, Startups, & Virtual Office Hours

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 07.05.2013 | Home
Steve Rosenbaum

Last week New York emerged as the clear leader in the emerging world of web-based television. With back to back events from all of the major web pro...

Tech Scene Rising: A New Yorker in Palo Alto

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 04.13.2013 | Home
Steve Rosenbaum

Given my passion for technology, and the growing role of New York in the tech sector, this trip gave me some important insights into why the Valley is so powerful, and in many ways so different from New York.

NY Startup Embraces Local 'Makers' Movement

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 04.11.2013 | Home
Steve Rosenbaum

Matt wanted to do his own designs, and so he took his vision for watches and launched Steel Cake, his very own watch brand. Soon he was a small designer shipping his designs overseas to get them produced. It wasn't fun.

NYC Tech Scene Rising: Week of Feb 4th

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 04.05.2013 | Home
Steve Rosenbaum

Three years ago, NY announced it's first ever class of "Venture Fellows" - a program that brings entrepreneurs from around the world to learn from a ...

How New York Tech Is Poised to Lead 'Consumer Electronics'

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 03.23.2013 | Home
Steve Rosenbaum

This year's Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas was notable, not so much for what was there as what has vanished.

New York Tech Scene Rising: NY Tech Meetup

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 03.14.2013 | Home
Steve Rosenbaum

A look at the New York Tech Scene from the NYCEDC Entrepreneur at Large: From the NYC Entrepreneur at Large - I admit it - it had been a while since...

New York Tech Rising

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 02.08.2013 | Home
Steve Rosenbaum

This week, NYCEDC had an 'eat our own dog food' moment. We decided to have a 'virtual' office hours event for the Entrepreneur at Large community. We learned a lot, both about the tech and the city -- and most importantly we learned that we'll do it again.

NYC Tech Scene Rising

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 02.01.2013 | Home
Steve Rosenbaum

Let's get the NY vs. San Fransisco Reality TV Debate out of the way.

New York Tech Rising

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 01.25.2013 | Home
Steve Rosenbaum

Thanksgiving is a time for looking back -- and thinking about the year ahead. So with that in mind -- I wanted to take this time to share some things I'm thankful for in this growing tech city.

New York Tech Rising

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 01.18.2013 | New York
Steve Rosenbaum

The New York Tech Scene roared back to life last week, even as damages from Hurricane Sandy continued to impact some businesses.

Monaco Media Forum Presents: The Big Apple Circus

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 11.15.2012 | Home
Steve Rosenbaum

The red hot founders of N.Y.'s tech scenetook the stage at the Monaco Media Forum to share the news -- New York is on track to beat silicon valley.

New York Tech Rising

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 01.23.2014 | New York
Steve Rosenbaum

We're now fully in recovery mode, as both the tech community and the city works to repair, rebuild and get back to work.

NY Tech Scene -- Rising (Week of 10/22/12)

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 12.21.2012 | Home
Steve Rosenbaum

Tech used to mean software, but that's changing rapidly.

New York Tech Scene: Rising

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 12.14.2012 | New York
Steve Rosenbaum

For startups at the intersection of media, technology and storytelling -- there hasn't been a place to call home. Until now.

NY Tech Scene -- Rising (Week of 10/1/12)

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 11.30.2012 | New York
Steve Rosenbaum

Mayor Bloomberg had declared the week of September 24th "Maker Week" in New York -- and it seems every Maker for hundreds of miles in every direction took him up on it.

NY Tech Scene -- Rising (Week of 9/24/12)

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 11.23.2012 | New York
Steve Rosenbaum

With the crisp fall weather setting in, last week was still red hot in the tech sector.

NY TECH Scene: Rising (w/o 9.17.12)

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 11.16.2012 | New York
Steve Rosenbaum

A look at the NY Tech Scene from the NYCEDC Entrepreneur at Large: This week marks the first full week of the fall tech season in New York - and ther...

Mayor Bloomberg Writes Code (Once)

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 06.18.2012 | New York
Steve Rosenbaum

At last night's NYC BigApps3.0 awards ceremony, Mayor Michael Bloomberg told the audience that he'd been a software developer -- once -- in college.

NYC's Digital Future: A Projection

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 03.10.2012 | Home
Steve Rosenbaum

If you look at the data, New York is - today - the center of the media universe. Headquarters for 29 of global media companies - New York is 2.4x l...

Here Lies Willets Point

David Vines | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
David Vines

Daniel Sambucci opened up shop in Willets Point fifty-nine years ago. Now when Sambucci, 79, looks across 36th Avenue, he finds himself under the ominous shadow of a $900 million baseball stadium.

Mayor Bloomberg to Entrepreneurs: "Keep Your Heads Positive!"

Alicia Whitaker | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Alicia Whitaker

Mayor Michael Bloomberg welcomed the first tenants of the city's business incubator at 160 Varick Street at a press conference this morning.