Yeah, First Ever Drone Race Set Against The NYC Skyline

drone fund1Give Me Liberty… and give me the best drone pilots in the Northeast! Liberty Science Center and Yeah Drones are partnering to host The Liberty Cup, the first-ever family friendly drone race set against the New York City skyline, Saturday and Sunday, July 30 and 31, 2016. Continue Reading →

Andrew Rasiej, NY Tech Alliance Chairman Offers Suggestions on Pokemon Go And Civic Tech

L-Bruce-Lincoln and Andrew-Rasiej-marina-villelaAndrew Rasiej, NY Tech Alliance Chairman, and Marie Ternes, an advisor to the NY Tech Alliance, published a very interesting Op-Ed piece in last Friday’s Daily News. In it they call for embedding civic features in Pokémon Go and point out that the results could be transformative. Continue Reading →

The Best Places To Catch Pokemon In Harlem

hand holding phone at pokemon goIt should come as no surprise that the Pokemon Go craze that has swept basically everywhere this week is especially strong in Harlem. Continue Reading →

Pokémon Go Gameplay On The Streets Of Harlem And How To (video)

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We were surfing on Youtube and found our first video of a Harlemite name Mr. President who did a live stream of the Pokemon Go game right in the heart of Harlem, NY. Continue Reading →

Applebee’s In Harlem May Use Pokémon Go To Drive Business

applebees in harlem finalStreet Fight reports that millions of mostly-young people are roaming around this week with their heads down and smartphones in hand, looking for pocket monsters and training their Pokémon at Pokémon Gyms and PokéStops retail stores like Applebee’s, and at community landmarks. Continue Reading →

Landmarks Approves LinkNYC Wi-Fi Kiosks For Historic Districts And More

LinkNYC-777x776For a long time, with the proliferation of cell phones, the payphone has been mostly just a historical curiosity. For years now, they have actually been disappearing from New York City streets. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Black Girls CODE Establishes Office At Google

kimberly-bryantCrains New York reports that International nonprofit Black Girls CODE has established a permanent presence in New York City with an office at Google’s Chelsea headquarters. Continue Reading →

Harlem Garage, The Closing Of A Co-Working Space

Harlem-Garage-muralThe Harlem Garage was a neighborhood darling when the co-working space opened nearly three years ago on West 118th Street. Continue Reading →

If You Are A Cyber Pro, Viceland TV Wants You!

Viceland TVViceland TV is holding a casting call for a taping that is slated to take place in NYC In July 2016. They are looking for cyber professionals who want to tell their story on how they got into InfoSec and also regular people who may have been affected by identity theft, fraud, etc. Continue Reading →

How Much You Should Actually Charge Your Phone

Cellphone-Battery in harlemIn our wildest dreams, the iPhone 7 is the first phone that stays fully charged and in top shape at all times, no recharging required. But since the latest rumors don’t include news of an advancement quite that major, we’ll have to settle for knowing how to keep our phone battery as healthy as it can be. Continue Reading →