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#NYCTech - When trying to go to a concert or sporting event last minute you either have to pay a lot, or you can go to a sketchy website that you don’t know if you can trust. Rukkus is making this a problem of the past. Rukkus, the ticket...
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#NYCTech - Everyone who schedules meetings knows the pain associated with constant back and forth on timing, location, and details. One person reschedules, the next one can’t meet at any reasonable time, and finally there’s the person who...
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#NYCTech - From the first written letters all the way to Alexander Graham Bell’s telephone, communication has always been around to make life easier. In our digital age this is not hard to see, but sometimes we are content with less...
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#NYCTech -  Virtual reality and interactive installations formed a big part of this year’s Tribeca Film Festival in New York. Mark Kelly reports.
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#NYCTech -  Cloud-based SaaS platforms are all the rage and startups are relying heavily on them to keep costs down and infrastructure low.  However even with this growth, there is room for optimization as there is an estimated $30B...
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Advice - The Allure of Positive ThinkingConventional wisdom in the space of personal development and achievement, has long contended that a positive mindset is a precondition for success.From Napoleon Hill’s ‘Think and Grow...
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#NYCTech -  You may have found out by now that running a business is not all fun and games. There are serious jobs that need to get done and sometimes you don’t have time to focus on the peripheral operational tasks jobs. Managed by Q (AKA...
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#NYCTech -  “If we we’re bank robbers, this is the kind of bank we’d like to rob” quips Ed Zimmerman to a buzzing crowd surrounded by the Italian Romanesque Revival arches of what used to be Bowery Savings Bank now serving as Cipriani’s...
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Advice -  While I was on vacation recently, my son and I watched Will Smith’s thought provoking movie, Concussion. Football has by far the highest concussion rate of all youth and high school sports. According to the Brain Injury Research...
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#NYCTech -  With so much going on in the city’s thriving ecosystem, it is easy to miss some of the happenings in the space. We keep you abreast of a few of things that you may have missed in NYC Tech News this week including the fundings,...
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#NYCTech -  Traveling always looks like a spontaneous party that happens to work out perfectly when in reality, there are hours and hours of necessary planning that goes into every little detail. Despite this, few efforts have been made...
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#NYCTech -  You’ve learned all about product testing and whether it was from school or the Internet you know that based on who is testing the product and how it is framed can give you completely different results. Well a new...
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#NYCTech -  This week, we take a look at the state of venture capital and early stage funding in NYC and nationally over the last 16 quarters from the 2nd quarter of 2012 through the first quarter of 2016. Analyzing some publicly available data...
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#NYCTech -  Artificial Intelligence (AI) is a growing area, and for good reason. But where AI lacks, humans excel. Humans, sometimes to a fault, are great at collaborating and checking in on nearly everything to make sure it works. So doesn’t...
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#NYCTech - You know that friend who is really good at cooking, and when people tell them to pursue it they just shrug their shoulders humbly and give a bad excuse? Granted it’s not so simple to just start selling food but it just got a whole...
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#NYCTech -  Students at Brooklyn Technical High School nabbed a Grand Prize in Samsung's Solve for Tomorrow contest, by creating an app aimed at preventing traffic deaths.