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Web Extra: Extended Interview with Seth Pinsky, President of the NYC Economic Development Corporation
Seth Pinsky discusses the rise of the tech sector in New York City’s economy and how the city can make sure that this tech boom is a stable one.VIDEO
It’s been almost two years since Mark Zuckerberg pledged $100 million to improve Newark schools. The foundation CEO explains what's been done with the grant money thus far.VIDEO
The Brooklyn Tech Alumni Foundation recently raised $20 million for the school. As education funds are cut, alumni are providing funds for training, equipment and more.
According to tech reporter Rick Karr, it's the creativity of individual technologists in New York that distinguishes them from their colleagues in Silicon Valley.VIDEO
Advances in the nanotechnology field are making their way into everyday life. Area scientists agree that the public should learn about nanotechnology's applications.VIDEO
One in three American teens use social media on a daily basis, a figure that should stress the importance of adult supervision, according to a new report.VIDEO
A look at what the New York State Legislature did and didn't pass this year.VIDEO