Amish and Mennonite communities are often perceived as being "anti-technology," but their relationship with technology is more nuanced than that. They examine what the technology is, what it offers and then decide whether to accept it in their lives. Call it the "Amish Algorithm."
Mayor Bloomberg likes to take credit for transforming New York City into the second biggest technology economy in the country. Does he deserve it?
This week New Tech City takes you into the bodegas, laundromats and back alleys of New York's black market for stolen cell phones. More than 15,000 handsets were snatched in the city last year alone.
Scientists in New York City are at the center of President Obama's brain research initiative, a $100 million effort to better understand the inner workings of the human noggin.