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Samsung’s interactive Galaxy S III posters begin to surface [Photo]

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Samsung let New Yorkers experience the all-new Galaxy S III at a release event in Manhattan earlier this week, but it seemed the company’s primary goal was to announce a fresh, cutting-edge marketing campaign for its latest Android offering. “We are launching the biggest marketing campaign in Samsung’s history,” bragged Chief...
Samsung’s interactive Galaxy S III posters begin to surface [Photo]

Where are they going? New Yorkers' daily movements mapped

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Jeff Clark, of Neoformix, has used data from geolocated tweets to map the movements of New York's Twitter users over a typical dayDrawing inspiration from Hint's wind map of America, Neoformix's Jeff Clark has created a similarly intricate map of New Yorkers' daily journeys.The map was produced using data from...
Where are they going? New Yorkers' daily movements mapped
Need new friends? Social network Badoo will help — now 150M strong
The Sky Is The Limit For Aereo, Assuming The Sky Remains Filled With Free TV Signals

The Evil Eye! Israel Boycott Comes to Roosevelt Island As BDS Movement Targets Tech Campus

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After they came after our hummus, it was only a time before they came for our mobile app engineers. Anti-Israeli groups set on depriving New York of two of its most important commodities have moved on from the dowdy old Park Slope Food Co-op to the shiny new Roosevelt Island...
The Evil Eye! Israel Boycott Comes to Roosevelt Island As BDS Movement Targets Tech Campus

‘NY Tech Day’ to Cement City’s Tradition of Massive Tech Events

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Mr. Petersen. We New Yorkers like our tech expos like we like our pizza: big and cheesy. So, what is NY Tech Day? It's a "science fair for startups," and an event to "celebrate New York's awesome startup ecosystem," but more concretely, it's going to be a gigantic one-day expo...
‘NY Tech Day’ to Cement City’s Tradition of Massive Tech Events
How New York is designing the perfect subway car interior

Airbnb Waives Fees In Sandy-Ravaged Regions

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Post-Frankenstorm, Governor Chris Christie does not have the monopoly on gentlemanly behavior, it seems. Airbnb is to waive its fees on all properties in the areas devastated by Sandy, after one of its homeowners offered up her rooms for free to victims of the disaster. The offer stands until November...
Airbnb Waives Fees In Sandy-Ravaged Regions

Sprint brings LTE to parts of Kansas, Illinois and Massachusetts

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Has anyone else noticed a surge in locations getting newly-minted LTE of late? Sprint has, and it's joining the bandwagon with a further five areas from today. Users in Lawrence, Topeka and Wichita in Kansas, Waukegan-Lake in Illinois and Barnstable-Hyannis in Massachusetts will be able to slurp down Big...
Sprint brings LTE to parts of Kansas, Illinois and Massachusetts

Aereo doubles DVR space to 80 hours for early adopters

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Were you so entranced by Aereo's approach to over-the-air TV broadcasting that you signed up even while the legal battles were just getting started? You're likely being rewarded for your trust. The company has confirmed with GigaOM that New Yorkers who subscribed in the "earliest days" will have their...
Aereo doubles DVR space to 80 hours for early adopters

Clever bSafe Panic Alarm App Launches In US With Free Offer To New Yorkers

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The market for ‘panic alarm’ apps on smartphones is littered with simple apps which just make a lot of noise if you get attacked but not much else. This is a mistake. Smartphones have cameras, microphones, and can broadcast their location – basically everything you need to turn the phone...
Clever bSafe Panic Alarm App Launches In US With Free Offer To New Yorkers

SoundCloud Hands Out Fellowships to Three New Yorkers

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Mr. Noël (Photo: SoundCloud) SoundCloud, the agreed-upon poster child for Berlin’s burgeoning startup scene, has been making aggressive moves here in the New World over the last year. So it came as no surprise when the company reached out to let us know that three users from “The city of...
SoundCloud Hands Out Fellowships to Three New Yorkers
Uber Reverts Back to Surge Pricing After One Day
Mayor Bloomberg’s Big Plan to Improve Broadband for the City’s Booming Tech Sector

Visit NYC's Most Exciting Tech Startups With WalkaboutNYC

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On May 18 the top technology companies in NYC will open their doors to the general public. Here's your chance to see where the Business Insider magic happens. WalkaboutNYC is a citywide open house event for technology companies. Curious New Yorkers can stop by and check out their workspaces, see...
Visit NYC's Most Exciting Tech Startups With WalkaboutNYC

New Yorkers Will Not Be Shown Up In Their Own Town

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(techcrunch.com) TechCrunch has released the latest batch of speakers for Disrupt NY, and the locals are making a pretty good showing. The lineup includes some stars: betaworks CEO John Borthwick Birchbox cofounder Katia Beauchamp Warby Parker CEO Neil Blumenthal Rent The Runway CEO Jennifer Hyman Gilt Groupe Founder and CSO...
New Yorkers Will Not Be Shown Up In Their Own Town

Ricky Van Veen, Lots Of New York Blogs Fall For In-N-Out Burger Prank

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This morning, it looked like millions of burger-obsessed New Yorkers dreams were about to come true. Signs by Union Square and Madison Square Park buildings touted infamous California fast food joint In-N-Out Burger was coming to Manhattan (uh-oh, Shake Shack!). Ricky Van Veen, the College Humor co-founder and current CEO...
Ricky Van Veen, Lots Of New York Blogs Fall For In-N-Out Burger Prank

New Yorkers Can Now Officially Hail And Pay For Cabs With Their Phones

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New Yorkers are now officially allowed to hail and pay for cars with their smart phones. This morning, New York City's Taxi and Limousine Commission voted to try mobile car hailing services in The Big Apple for one year.  They'll see how it goes, then decide whether or not to...
New Yorkers Can Now Officially Hail And Pay For Cabs With Their Phones
No Cable, No Problem: Where to Watch the Presidential Debates For Free

laughingsquid: HBO's Boardwalk Empire & Uber Team Up to...

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laughingsquid: HBO's Boardwalk Empire & Uber Team Up to Offer New Yorkers Rides in a Vintage 1920′s Vehicle Perfect....
laughingsquid: HBO's Boardwalk Empire & Uber Team Up to...

The Pay Phones Of The Future

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Forget making a phone call--these prototypes would allow users to get directions, measure the air quality and more. The future pay phone of New York City may be much more than just a place to shove in a quarter to make a call. Earlier this week, Mayor Bloomberg unveiled...
The Pay Phones Of The Future

eBay same-day delivery makes a stop in New York City

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eBay Now has expanded outside its initial location in San Francisco, with the company giving New Yorkers $15 off their first order and free shipping for three deliveries. [Read more]...
eBay same-day delivery makes a stop in New York City

NY's talent pool is growing: NYU to launch wireless research center in Brooklyn's Tech Triangle

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While New Yorkers eagerly await Cornell University’s upcoming tech campus on Roosevelt Island, NYU is doing its part in expanding the city’s tech footprint. According to reports from The Wall Street Journal,... More »...
NY's talent pool is growing: NYU to launch wireless research center in Brooklyn's Tech Triangle
Hey, New Yorkers: 1993 is calling. From a payphone. It wants its history back.
Bloomberg wages 'Made in NY' campaign to boost Big Apple's startup scene

We Are One Step Closer to Condom Vending Machines in Taxis

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Mr. Shimmerlik. (Photo: NYU Stern) Last year, the New York City Economic Development Council gave a local business school student a $17,500 grant to fund what was basically the best idea ever: Miniature vending machines, sized to fit snugly in the backseat of a taxi, ready to dispense items that...
We Are One Step Closer to Condom Vending Machines in Taxis
Con Ed plans to fully restore power in Manhattan on Saturday

Sprinkles Cupcake ATM Meets Your 24-Hour Cupcake Needs

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Ding dong, the Cupcake Craze is officially dead… If you don’t believe me, then look no further than the fully-functional 24 Hour Sprinkles ”cupcake ATM,” now serving all your designer cupcake needs with the convenience of a machine that no one actually uses anymore. Yes, really. Customers punch in their...
Sprinkles Cupcake ATM Meets Your 24-Hour Cupcake Needs

Not So Fast! Black Car Industry Files Injunction One Day Before NYC Taxi App Pilot

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A pilot program for smartphone apps that would allow New Yorkers to hail yellow cabs at the press of a button may be delayed by a court injunction filed today by organizations representing the black car industry. According to a press release, the Livery Roundtable and the Black Car Assistance...
Not So Fast! Black Car Industry Files Injunction One Day Before NYC Taxi App Pilot
Samsung touts cutting-edge marketing campaign for converting iPhone users to Galaxy S III [Photos]
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