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Why Pandora Ads Target Hispanics and Spotify's Don't

Why Pandora Ads Target Hispanics and Spotify's Don't | NYC Digital News | Scoop.it
While 20 percent of Pandora's audience is Hispanic, Spotify doesn't know its ethnic makeup...
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The Internship: NYC Digital | The Tory Blog

The Internship: NYC Digital | The Tory Blog | NYC Digital News | Scoop.it
Rachel Haot New York City, Chief Digital Officer. Advice I give to interns… Work hard, and you'll gain more responsibility and bigger projects as you prove you can manage the smaller tasks. The best interns always… Take the ...
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NYC Launches Digital Toolkit for Small Businesses From Harlem to ...

NYC Launches Digital Toolkit for Small Businesses From Harlem to ... | NYC Digital News | Scoop.it
New York City's Chief Digital Officer Rachel Sterne will launch the Digital Toolkit and teach the program's first course on Thursday, September 20th. The Digital Toolkit grew out of a survey done by Small Business Services ...
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NYC Taxis To Get Hotter with New App and Mobile Payment

NYC Taxis To Get Hotter with New App and Mobile Payment | NYC Digital News | Scoop.it
The New Taxi Service Would Make You Want To Leave Your Cars At Home...
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Library Design. NYC. book storage and management in a digital age.

Great story - history of public libraries, and how books are brought up from stacks as spaces cleared for different use.


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New Talent Comes To Aid NYC Digital

MAYOR BLOOMBERG APPOINTS RAHUL N. MERCHANT AS THE CITY'S FIRST CHIEF INFORMATION AND INNOVATION OFFICER

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DIY Grad School

DIY Grad School | NYC Digital News | Scoop.it

Naughty4Nice startup co-founder enrolls in the School of the Art Institute in Chicago

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After the incubator: Is real estate a challenge for startups in NYC?

After the incubator: Is real estate a challenge for startups in NYC? | NYC Digital News | Scoop.it
If you haven’t stayed in the loop, let’s just say it’s been quite a busy year for NYC. Last month, we saw NY taxi cabs outfitted with slick Square payment systems and iPads, ...
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Bad debts: tardy payers hurt small business

Bad debts: tardy payers hurt small business | NYC Digital News | Scoop.it

A survey by Bibby Financial Services last year found 25 per cent of small business experienced serious cash flow shortages in the previous 12 months due to late payment by customers.

 

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Gilt Groupe Founders Gab About the Future of Commerce

Gilt Groupe Founders Gab About the Future of Commerce | NYC Digital News | Scoop.it
Authors of new book discuss what's ahead for Gilt and online shopping...
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NYC's Innovative Senior Centers

NYC's Innovative Senior Centers | NYC Digital News | Scoop.it
For many senior citizens, there comes a time when getting out of the apartment becomes difficult. New York City is now investing in some innovative new programs that will help add more joy to life's later years. Melissa Russo reports.
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NYC taps Instagram for its first ever Facebook photo contest

NYC taps Instagram for its first ever Facebook photo contest | NYC Digital News | Scoop.it
The City of NY has lately kept itself knee-deep in the tech industry and social media. Now, NYC is launching its first official Facebook photo contest, #loveNYC, encouraging users ...
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Crowdfunding and Community: Silo meets Rockethub | Internet Media Labs

Crowdfunding and Community: Silo meets Rockethub | Internet Media Labs | NYC Digital News | Scoop.it
Community can scale. It's simple, but not easy.
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New Tech City - New York City and Its Small Businesses Go Digital

New Tech City - New York City and Its Small Businesses Go Digital | NYC Digital News | Scoop.it
You could think of New York City's Digital Roadmap, published in the spring of 2011, as the founding document or charter for the city's push to make municipal government —and the citizens it supports — more high-tech.
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CIOs Flock to Social Media - Government Technology

CIOs Flock to Social Media - Government Technology | NYC Digital News | Scoop.it
Why maintaining a social media presence is important, and how it benefits governments and citizens.
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NYC Taxis To Get Hotter with New App and Mobile Payment

NYC Taxis To Get Hotter with New App and Mobile Payment | NYC Digital News | Scoop.it

The New Taxi Service Would Make You Want To Leave Your Cars At Home...

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Tech & the City – Next American City

Tech & the City – Next American City | NYC Digital News | Scoop.it

New York’s Latest Mega-Project Is a Campus for Home-Growing Technologists. But Can a City Really Engineer an Innovation Economy?

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By the Numbers: The Economic Impact of the Brooklyn Tech Triangle | Brooklyn Tech Triangle

By the Numbers: The Economic Impact of the Brooklyn Tech Triangle | Brooklyn Tech Triangle | NYC Digital News | Scoop.it
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Academy For Software Engineering

Academy For Software Engineering | NYC Digital News | Scoop.it

One of 54 new schools opening up, according to Mayor Mike Bloomberg ... bout friggin' time, I say. 

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Five to Follow for Doing Business in China

Five to Follow for Doing Business in China | NYC Digital News | Scoop.it
Follow these five Twitter feeds for helpful information and services that will help you expand your business into the booming Asian economy.Get the latest...
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How the UK is raising the open government bar and setting a new standard

How the UK is raising the open government bar and setting a new standard | NYC Digital News | Scoop.it
I’ve been collecting links (below) from the UK’s Government Digital Service blog for a while wondering when they’ll stop executing their great “beta” work on GOV.UK, but they continue to outdo themselves.
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NYC Open Data: Unlock It!: Internet Week New York

NYC Open Data: Unlock It!: Internet Week New York | NYC Digital News | Scoop.it
Internet Week New York is a festival celebrating NYC's thriving Internet industry & community.
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Etsy wants to know: Are you a woman looking to become a better developer?

Etsy wants to know: Are you a woman looking to become a better developer? | NYC Digital News | Scoop.it
New York City startup Etsy, in conjunction with New York-based Hacker School, just announced a new scholarship and sponsorship program, including ,000 in Etsy Hacker Grants, for women in tech. The...
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New Jet Blue HQ in Queens...

New Jet Blue HQ in Queens... | NYC Digital News | Scoop.it
Mayor Bloomberg today officially opened the new 200,000-square-foot headquarters of JetBlue Airways in the historic Brewster Building in Long Island City: “ “JetBlue has played a huge role in making...
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