New York City is taking steps to prepare for the expansion of the Panama Canal, which will allow double the cargo to be shipped into New York’s harbor by 2024.
MetroFocus talked with a geneticist and a technology whiz who came to New York to succeed.
There are several credit card payment systems in NYC taxis and the experience of using them will soon be changing. Ticket sales, swiping en route, screens for the visually impaired and iPads are just some of the new options.
While the city is in the process of making its data transparent, the work of one nonprofit illuminates what the future of urban systems might look like.
As the technology industry grows in NYC, so too does NY Tech Meetup, which now boasts 22,000 members.
The days of 8-bit Pac-Man are no more. Today’s generation of video game consoles, with high-definition resolutions of 1080p, boast motion sensing cameras that track your movement (Xbox 360 Kinect) and wireless controllers that serve as virtual ping pong paddles and tennis rackets (PlayStation Move and Wii-mote). Multiplayer online role-playing-games, such as World of Warcraft, provide players with opportunities to […]