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Apps - Drivers and passengers can freely switch between Uber and Lyft, but investors thinking about backing either car-hailing app must pick a side and...
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Apps - Newly launched dating app 'The League' has already racked up a waitlist with at least 80,000 names. Founder and CEO Amanda Bradford discusses the...
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Advice - When you get a new computer, tablet or mobile phone, what do you do with your old device? If you dump it in a desk drawer or storage closet, you could be at risk of extreme gadget obesity. What is extreme gadget obesity? It’s a...
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Cool Tech - While many U.S. small businesses have held off using drones while the FAA decides on its rules, some of the world’s biggest companies are barging...
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Advice - M-dot sites aren’t dead, just dying. A recent report released by Pure Oxygen Labs surveyed the Internet Retailer 500 Guide (2014) and found use of m-dot sites for ecommerce dropped from 79 percent in 2013 to 59 percent, with...
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Apps - YouTube, already popular with teens, is trying to reach an even younger demographic: preschoolers. Rolfe Winkler reports on a new app called YouTube...
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Advice - Recently, Skillcrush launched the brand new Ruby on Rails Blueprint.What is Rails? How is it different than Ruby on Rails? How hard is it? Is it a programming language? What do I need to know before I learn Ruby on Rails?I had a TON...
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#NYCTech - If you're a woman looking for a female cabbie, there's now an app for that. “SheTaxis” is a recently launched start-up that connects female passengers with female drivers in the New York City area through an iPhone application....
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Tech - NASA released footage from the International Space Station recently showing the northern lights meeting the sunrise over Earth. Video not showing...
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#NYCTech - Recently, Brooklyn On Tech hosted “Tech and Tea: A Celebration of Founders and Community Builders” at the WIX Lounge in New York. Brooklyn On Tech is a social, non-profit organization founded by Evin Robinson and Jessica...
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Advice - We all know that finding a developer isn’t easy. Here in New York, tech investment is heating up and tech startups are around every corner. The big Silicon Valley firms like Facebook, Google and Twitter have already been here for...
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Cool Tech - Forget smartwatches and the Google Glass - 2015 may be the year of the ear for wearable technology. "There's some interesting information you can capture through the ear. We've been looking at things like wrist wearables, but the...
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Tech - In the year since Satya Nadella took over as Microsoft CEO, some Silicon Valley tech firms have warmed to a company they once dismissed or...
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Business - At the moment, the public-facing side of 3D printing is little more than a fun novelty. With the aid of computer models and a plastic-extruding 3-D printer, you can create a wide array of silly physical objects like customized...
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Apps - Whether you want to focus at work or just remember people's names, there are apps out there that claim to help you with your brainpower. Eva Tam...
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Healthcare - The hacking attack that claimed information on 80 million Anthem customers is raising concerns on health companies' security preparedness....

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