Black Life Matters Wikipedia Edit-a-thon 2016 Edition

wiki+grid+cropThe Schomburg Center, working with the AfroCROWD initiative, is hosting a successor to last year’s Black Life Matters Wikipedia Edit-a-thon on Saturday February 6, 2016, to contribute to articles on Wikipedia for the national Black WikiHistory Month outreach campaign. Continue Reading →

Wi-Fi kiosks Coming To A Harlem Pay Phone Near You

phone booth vs Wi-Fi-kiosk in harlemThe citywide network of Wi-Fi stations known as LinkNYC begins its $200 million rollout from Harlem to Hollis Tuesday with the unveiling of two “links,” or kiosks, on Third Avenue (downtown for some reason). Continue Reading →

Cellphone Service Coming To More Subway Stations In Harlem

subway train in harlem1New York City subway riders from Harlem to Hollis will soon have access to Wi-Fi and cellphone service as part of a plan to upgrade an aging transit system that serves 9 million people daily. Continue Reading →

Intel Is Recruiting And They Want You!

intel jobs for harlemitesIntel is committed to changing the face of its workforce (and the tech industry) by engaging the most diverse and qualified candidates all over the world from Harlem to Harare. Continue Reading →

East Harlemite Launches Harlem’s First VC Fund

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John Henry, the 22-year-old founder of accelerator program Cofound Harlem, has announced Cofound Ventures, Harlem’s first venture capital fund.  Continue Reading →

Google Turns Image Search Into Pinterest With New “Collections” Feature

google.comWatch out, Pinterest, you’ve got new competition. Google has now rolled out a new feature on its search engine that offers users an easy way to save to save images they find to collections they can reference at a later time. Continue Reading →

HITLAB Innovators Summit New York At Columbia U

hitlab at columbia university in harlemLearn about out new health tech program at the HITLAB Innovators Summit. In Q1 2016, NYCEDC will announce the Digital Health Breakthrough Network, a new initiative to help early-stage digital health companies validate new prototypes through rapid pilot studies. Continue Reading →

Rest In Peace Harlem Tech Man Hank Williams

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Hank Williams, 50, was hospitalized for over a week while battling pneumonia and myocarditis, which can be caused by a viral infection of the heart. Continue Reading →

Find Out How Technology Help Your Business In Harlem

Discover What Technology Can Do For Your BusinessMeet with some of the City’s most innovative tech companies to learn what technology can do for your business – for free. Continue Reading →

Harlem Biospace Launches Free Online Digital Platform

Harlem biospaceExpanding beyond a physical presence, Harlem Biospace (Hb), an initiative of NYCEDC, is launching a free online digital platform, called Synaptic, that enables you to discover life-science resources in NYC, and connect to individuals interested in life-science commercialization. More below. Continue Reading →