Wednesday, September 18, 2013
By Manoush Zomorodi : New Tech City host
It's kind of funny that one of the key reasons that New York City's tech scene blossomed is because one really smart guy just didn't want to live in Mountain View.
Wednesday, September 11, 2013
Foursquare co-founder and CEO Dennis Crowley was a student of Red Burns, the so-called "godmother of Silicon Alley," who passed away at the end of August at the age of 88.
Friday, June 07, 2013
By Ilya Marritz
Monday, May 20, 2013
The board of the long-faltering tech giant Yahoo has reportedly agreed to pay $1.1 billion for Tumblr, a New York-based social blogging platform with more than a hundred million blogs and a young, engaged user base. The deal might just make Yahoo hip again. So, what does it mean for Tumblr and the Silicon Alley startup scene here in New York? New Tech City host Manoush Zomorodi explains on Morning Edition.
Tuesday, March 12, 2013
New York City made its presence known at the annual SXSW Interactive technology festival with a day-long event promoting New York's tech sector. Silicon Alley startups used the four-day event to ferret out new hires and bolster their own brands.
Monday, March 11, 2013
The founder and CEO of the online photo marketplace Shutterstock explains what he looks for in new hires, what defines New York City as a tech hub and why kids should be learning to code.
Tuesday, July 10, 2012
By Daniel P. Tucker : Associate Producer, WNYC News
A new report shows Midtown South — home to Silicon Alley's start-up scene — is the hottest commercial real estate market in the city.