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Startups, Funders, and the Power of Saying No...

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 02.08.2014 | Business
Steve Rosenbaum

For both VCs and startups alike, it's scary to close doors. But try it. Being decisive about funding can provide clarity and freedom.

WATCH: Airbnb Sucks Up To De Blasio

Posted 12.09.2013 | New York

Airbnb posted a video for Bill de Blasio Monday, or more specifically, a video for the New York City mayor-elect's friends and family, who will be tra...

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.

NFTE and NYCEDC Pioneer in Building Tech Entrepreneurship Program for High School Students

Steve Mariotti | Posted 11.17.2013 | New York
Steve Mariotti

Last Tuesday, nine teams of high school students demoed mobile app prototypes and pitched business ideas to a panel of tech-industry experts as a part of the semi-final round of competition in this year's NYC Generation Tech program.

'.nyc' OK'd As NYC's New Domain

AP | JENNIFER PELTZ | Posted 07.03.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- New York City likes to think of itself as a domain like no other, and now it's close to being able to boast as much on the web. The city ...

NYC Start-ups: Growth of Silicon Alley

Jonathan Zabusky | Posted 06.30.2013 | New York
Jonathan Zabusky

Since the beginning of the New York tech renaissance around 2003, the number of start-ups in New York has grown and the city has joined the ranks of Boston and San Francisco as one of the country's leading technology centers.

WATCH: NYC's Chief Digital Operator Talks 'Made In NY' Tech Initiative

Posted 02.20.2013 | New York

At a press conference held at Buzzfeed on Tuesday, Mayor Michael Bloomberg announced the start of "Made in NY," a new initiative aimed at supporting t...

Silencing The New York Subway

NARRATIVE.LY | Posted 01.31.2013 | New York

If you’ve ever stood in the deafening racket of the Spring Street subway station in Manhattan and asked yourself, “Hmm, I wonder if standing here...

NYC Neighborhood Gets Free Public Wi-Fi

AP | By KAREN MATTHEWS | Posted 01.08.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- Google said Tuesday it is teaming up with a New York City neighborhood business group to provide the company's first urban Wi-Fi network. ...

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.

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

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 12.21.2012 | Technology
Steve Rosenbaum

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

New Images Unveiled For Cornell NYC Campus

Posted 10.16.2012 | New York

Cornell University released new images of their proposed tech campus on New York City's Roosevelt Island on Monday. The $2 billion campus, Cornell...

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 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...

Is NYC Beating DC in Tech?

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 04.21.2012 | Technology
Steve Rosenbaum

Today the New York tech scene is exploding. It's alive with talent, innovation, passion, and capital. How did that happen? And what can Washington learn from New York's tech renaissance that could help fuel and expand the fledgling economic recovery that now seems to be blooming?