Thursday, July 17, 2014
Wednesday, July 09, 2014
They had a plan for the future of paper mail. It was visionary. It was also naive.
Thursday, May 29, 2014
By Alex Goldman
We're so excited to announce a link to a blog about businesses being excited about being acquired.
Thursday, April 17, 2014
Columbia University has chosen 31 startups founded by recent alumni to take part in its new startup lab. Head of Columbia Entrepreneurship Richard Witten discusses Columbia Startup Lab's vision for the budding companies. Plus Bob Coyne, co-founder of one of the selected companies, talks about his startup called WordsEye.
Wednesday, February 19, 2014
It's a commentary on the ethos behind innovation today, and it reveals just how much luck and self-love are embraced in the startup world. New Tech City explains the ubiquitous "Holstee Manifesto."
Tuesday, September 17, 2013
By Karen DeWitt : NYS Public Radio/WXXI
New York State Comptroller Tom DiNapoli said he’s looking for more startup companies and entrepreneurs to invest in, as part of a partnership between the state’s pension fund and private equity managers.
Wednesday, August 28, 2013
When a Silicon Alley startup gets a new round of funding, the company might double or triple in size and quickly need to find a roomier office to house all its new employees.
Tuesday, May 07, 2013
By Manoush Zomorodi : New Tech City host
The godfather of Silicon Alley explains what the next mayor needs to do to grow New York City's tech economy. Fred Wilson wants more STEM education, less regulation and upgrades to broadband and Wi-Fi.
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
New Tech City talks to the conductor of NYC's Startup Bus, a community of coders, developers and designers who teamed up to build startups from scratch during a bus trip to the SXSW Interactive festival in Austin, Texas. Plus, meet the winner of the competition for best idea on the bus, a job site for veterans and military personnel called Career Mob.
Tuesday, December 11, 2012
By Daniel P. Tucker : Associate Producer, WNYC News
New York's tech sector has made some entrepreneurs rich. A new study says it could also preserve and grow the city's middle class.
Wednesday, May 09, 2012
In the race for tech startups, New York City no longer lags far behind Silicon Valley and Boston, but is a growing powerhouse of well-funded technology companies. Tech startups may also be getting a boost from State Comptroller Tom DiNapoli. Seeking better returns than the bond or stock markets can offer, as trustee of the New York State Common Retirement Fund, DiNapoli has amped up investments in local startups.
Wednesday, March 14, 2012
By Ilya Marritz
A new web streaming service offers New Yorkers something previously unavailable: live TV on their mobile phones and tablet computers. By the time it had launched, on Wednesday, the service had already won fans and made enemies.
Friday, November 04, 2011
By Ilya Marritz
Hiring slowed in October as employers faced more uncertainty over future economic growth, according to the unemployment report released Friday. But even in this weak economic recovery, some companies are growing — especially in the tech sector.