Daniel P. Tucker appears in the following:
Tuesday, September 18, 2012
New Tech City host Manoush Zomorodi talks to Alex Goldmark of WNYC's Transportation Nation about the future of technology and transportation.
Wednesday, September 12, 2012
Leigh Ann DeLyser is the computer science curriculum consultant for the Academy for Software Engineering, a new public high school near Union Square that aims to produce the next generation of software engineers, web developers and internet entrepreneurs. She's the co-author of the report Running on Empty: The Failure to Teach K-12 Computer Science in the Digital Age.
Tuesday, September 11, 2012
No one knows who the next Mark Zuckerberg will be, but 135 high schoolers at New York City's Academy for Software Engineering are stepping up to the plate with coding textbooks in hand.
Sunday, September 02, 2012
Workers in restaurants, education and home health care making less than $45,000 a year are the face of New York State's "disappointingly weak" economic recovery, according to a new report from the non-partisan Fiscal Policy Institute.
Tuesday, August 28, 2012
As the Syrian regime continues its crack down on the country's citizens, Syrian Americans must resort to code words to communicate with relatives there and improvise new ways to send them remittances.
Monday, August 27, 2012
Towns in the Catskills are still recovering from Hurricane Irene one year after the storm washed out roads and ripped apart homes and businesses.
Wednesday, August 01, 2012
A state grand jury has found New York City's property tax system is compromised.
Sunday, July 29, 2012
Wine producers in the Finger Lakes are praying for rain — a drizzle, to be specific, not a downpour — as they face one of the worst droughts in the area in 20 years.
Friday, July 27, 2012
A new report shows the New York metro area has 20 fewer bank branches today than it did a year ago, despite a net gain of five branches in the city.
Monday, July 23, 2012
Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner will testify before Congress this week. He’s expected to be asked about the LIBOR scandal. It comes at a time when a new report indicates banks from around the globe, including some U.S.-based banks, could be on the hook for billions of dollars over the LIBOR rate rigging.
Friday, July 20, 2012
Two reports released Friday show New York City raised less venture capital money in the second quarter than perennial rival Boston, though how much less depends on the report.
Monday, July 16, 2012
Sunday, July 15, 2012
Fresh Direct is opening a new headquarters in the Bronx in 2015, but residents of the borough aren't waiting around for the new facility to get a foot in the door.
Tuesday, July 10, 2012
A new report shows Midtown South — home to Silicon Alley's start-up scene — is the hottest commercial real estate market in the city.
Tuesday, July 10, 2012
A company called Mortgage Resolution Partners wants local governments to use eminent domain to help homeowners drowning in debt.
Tuesday, June 26, 2012
A person writes a "living will" so caretakers will know his wishes if his health starts to fail. Now, nine of the world's largest financial institutions have to do the same thing so regulators will know what to do if one of them fails.
Monday, June 25, 2012
Six subway stations in Manhattan's Chelsea neighborhood now have free Wi-Fi as part of a program bringing cell phone, data and Internet access to 36 stations by the end of 2012.
Sunday, June 24, 2012
New York City’s Park Department is getting some unlikely help in dealing with some invasive plants on Staten Island. Twenty goats are expected to clear the area of the plants by eating them.
Tuesday, June 05, 2012
A new report from the state comptroller finds Mayor Michael Bloomberg's $68.7 billion proposed budget for fiscal year 2013 relies heavily on resources that will not be available in 2014 and later years.
Monday, June 04, 2012
Retail is soaring in Manhattan, with sales expected to reach $52.4 billion in 2012.