After Breach, Tweeter Urges All Users From Harlem To Harare To Change Passwords

Reuters reports that Twitter Inc., urged its more than 330 million users to change their passwords after a glitch caused some to be stored in readable text on its internal computer system rather than disguised by a process known as “hashing”. Continue Reading →

Over 100 U.S. Mayors Join de Blasio To Defend Net Neutrality From Harlem To Hollywood

Last month, Mayors Bill de Blasio, Steve Adler, and Ted Wheeler (Portland, OR) launched the Cities Open Internet Pledge to encourage mayors to take action against the repeal of net neutrality rules. Continue Reading →

Yeshiva University P.S. 189 President Rabbi Dr. Ari Berman and New York State Assemblywoman Carmen De La Rosa

On April 20, 2018, Yeshiva University students were joined by YU President Rabbi Dr. Ari Berman and New York State Assemblywoman Carmen De La Rosa as they led an educational science module for fourth grade students at P.S. 189. Continue Reading →

Sensen Networks Makes The Smart Move Signing With Silicon Harlem

ManMonthly reports that SenSen Networks, a leading smart cities solutions provider headquartered in Melbourne, has signed an agreement with Silicon Harlem to enhance technology infrastructure in New York City. Continue Reading →

Mayors From Across The Country Join Mayor de Blasio In Supporting Net-Neutrality Protections

Today, Mayor de Blasio, joined by 11 mayors and city leaders from across the country, signed on to the Cities Open Internet Pledge in coordinated resistance to the federal government’s repeal of net-neutrality protections. Continue Reading →

NYC Children’s Cabinet Launches Generation NYC, A Brand New Digi Platform For Youth

First Lady Chirlane McCray and Deputy Mayor for Strategic Policy Initiatives Richard Buery today launched Generation NYC, a first-of-its-kind digital platform for New Yorkers ages 13-24. Continue Reading →

Cybersecurity Companies Bringing Jobs To NYC, Following de Blasio’s Cyber NYC Initiative

From the stage of Cybertech TLV, one of the world’s largest convenings of the cybersecurity industry, NYCEDC President and CEO James Patchett made the case for New York City as a second home for international firms and announced a swell of new expansions from major industry players. Continue Reading →

Google Kicks Off Black History Month With 3D Interactive NMAAHC Experience

In commemoration of Black History Month, tech giant and diversity catalyst, Google, partners with the NMAAHC for the unveiling of an interactive experience for attendees. Continue Reading →

B.P. Brewer Travels To The Netherlands To Strengthen “Haarlem2Harlem” Cultural Ties

Manhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer is visiting the Netherlands to deliver a keynote address at The Things Network’s Global Developer Conference in Amsterdam and strengthen tech, economic development, and cultural ties between Harlem, NY and the Dutch city of Haarlem. Continue Reading →

Tech Training Center Kicks Off Public Approval Process From Harlem To Hollis

New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC), RAL Development Services LLC (RAL), and Civic Hall today announced that the Tech Training Center in Union Square has officially certified into the City’s Uniform Land-Use Review Procedure (ULURP) process. Continue Reading →

Mayors Office Issues RFI To Promote Open And Transparent Internet From Harlem To Hollis

The Mayor’s Office of the Chief Technology Officer today released a “Truth in Broadband” Request for Information (RFI) to establish transparency and accountability in how carriers provide internet service to consumers. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Adriano Espaillat Statement On FCC Decision To Repeal Net Neutrality Rules

Today, Harlem Congressman Adriano Espailla released the following statement on the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) decision to repeal net neutrality protections. Continue Reading →