Google's New York City headquarters is set to become the temporary home of the city's new applied sciences campus.
Mayor Michael Bloomberg announced Monday that the company will put aside 22,000-square feet of office space for the new CornellNYC Tech program starting this July.
Earlier this month, WNYC reported about Cornell's partnership with an Israeli-based public research university to create the campus:
Bloomberg has aspirations for New York City to replace Silicon Valley as the place to start new digital technology companies. The new campus, he said, will spin off some 600 such companies in the next 30 years.
With the Associated Press