As part of the Wireless Corridor Challenge, Mayor Bloomberg awarded grants to five organizations to expand free wireless networks in their neighborhoods. One of the awardees, GOWEX, explains what this means for Long Island City.
The new Made in NY Media Center by IFP is set to open soon. Whether you’re a storyteller, technologist, or entrepreneur, you will find collaborators, events, classes, and resources to incubate your great ideas at this new space in DUMBO.
Mayor Bloomberg has made a deep and lasting commitment to New York City’s technology sector and the City’s significant investment has paid dividends in new jobs and growing local companies. View some of the tech sector support initiatives launched by the Bloomberg administration and led by city agencies.
New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) and The Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE) today announced the launch of the second year of NYC Generation Tech (GenTech), a program designed to provide high school students across New York City with education and mentorship in entrepreneurship and technology, as well as inspire them to become a part of the City’s growing innovation ecosystem.