Slashdot Items Tagged "nyc"

Date / Time Story
Saturday October 21, 2017 @12:51AM Code Bootcamp Fined $375K Over Employment Claims and Licensing Issues
Sunday September 18, 2016 @02:34PM Uber Accused of Cashing In On Bomb Explosion By Jacking Rates
Monday August 29, 2016 @10:56AM Now Arriving On the New York Subway: Free E-Books, Timed For Your Commute
Saturday July 30, 2016 @01:26PM Google Wi-Fi Kiosks in New York Promise No Privacy, 'Can Collect Anything'
Monday June 20, 2016 @02:02PM New York Criminalizes the Use Of Ticket-Buying Bots
Thursday June 02, 2016 @06:18PM Samsung Unveils Gear Fit 2 Activity Tracker and IconX Wireless Earbuds
Thursday May 12, 2016 @11:49AM The NYPD Was Ticketing Legally Parked Cars; Open Data Put an End to It
Tuesday March 22, 2016 @02:31PM New Microhotels Fight Airbnb With 65 Square Foot Rooms
Saturday February 27, 2016 @11:04AM NYC's Nuclear Power Plant Leaking 'Uncontrollable Radioactive Flow' Into River
Thursday February 18, 2016 @10:35PM Good Riddance Payphones: NYC's Free Gigabit Wi-Fi Kiosks Go Live
Monday February 01, 2016 @01:51PM How To Build a TimesMachine
Saturday January 23, 2016 @12:51PM How Have Large Donations Affected Education Policy In New York City?
Thursday December 03, 2015 @11:06AM 15,000 Hoverboards Seized As Unsafe In United Kingdom
Tuesday October 13, 2015 @10:27AM Can Star Trek's World With No Money Work In Real life?
Thursday October 08, 2015 @01:27PM FAA Proposes $1.9 Million Fine For Unauthorized Drone Use
Sunday October 04, 2015 @04:05AM Legionnaires' Bacteria Reemerges In Previously Disinfected Cooling Towers
Wednesday September 23, 2015 @07:19AM What Hurricane Sandy Taught IT About Disaster Preparedness
Thursday September 10, 2015 @07:14AM Science Teacher Arrested After Crashing Drone At US Open
Saturday August 29, 2015 @12:49AM Arro Taxi App Arrives In NYC As 'Best Hope' Against Uber
Sunday August 23, 2015 @11:25AM Not All Uber Drivers Like Surge Pricing, Either
Saturday August 01, 2015 @06:42PM Death Toll at 4 In NYC Legionnaire's Outbreak
Thursday July 02, 2015 @07:29AM How Verizon Is Hindering NYC's Internet Service
Thursday June 11, 2015 @03:54PM Starcoder Uses a Multiplayer Game to Teach Programming (Video # 1)
Tuesday June 09, 2015 @09:54AM New Redesigned Citi Bikes To Hit NYC Streets This Year
Tuesday May 12, 2015 @11:46AM New Magnesium-Alloy Foam From NYU's Nikhil Gupta Floats On Water
Saturday May 09, 2015 @08:20PM Transformer Explosion Closes Nuclear Plant Unit North of NYC
Friday May 08, 2015 @07:07PM Critics Say It's Time To Close La Guardia Airport
Wednesday May 06, 2015 @10:39AM The World's Most Wasteful Megacity
Friday April 17, 2015 @02:40PM MakerBot Lays Off 20 Percent of Its Employees
Tuesday March 17, 2015 @12:14PM Data Research Reveals When Taking a Yellow Cab Is Cheaper Than an Uber
Friday March 13, 2015 @10:07PM Wikipedia Entries On NYPD Violence Get Some Edits From Headquarters
Sunday March 08, 2015 @02:36PM Classic Mac Icons Archive Bought By MOMA
Saturday February 07, 2015 @02:33PM NYPD Creates Fake Social Media Profiles To Track Loud Parties, Underage Drinking
Tuesday January 27, 2015 @11:46AM "Mammoth Snow Storm" Underwhelms
Tuesday January 27, 2015 @09:21AM Uber Capping Prices During Snowmageddon 2015
Monday January 26, 2015 @03:11AM For New Yorkers, Cablevision Introduces a Wi-Fi-Centric VoiP Network
Saturday November 29, 2014 @10:30AM Taxi Medallion Prices Plummet Under Pressure From Uber
Saturday November 01, 2014 @01:18PM Free Broadband For NYC Public Housing?
Tuesday September 09, 2014 @12:34PM Surprising Result of NYC Bike Lanes: Faster Traffic for Cars
Monday July 14, 2014 @04:59PM Lyft's New York Launch Halted By Restraining Order
Thursday July 10, 2014 @12:59PM Police Recording Confirms NYPD Flew At a Drone and Never Feared Crashing
Tuesday July 08, 2014 @07:04AM Uber Is Now Cheaper Than a New York City Taxi
Thursday July 03, 2014 @10:35AM Judge Frees "Cannibal Cop" Who Shared His Fantasies Online
Friday June 27, 2014 @06:44PM 2600 Distributor Withholds Money, Magazine's Future In Limbo
Monday June 23, 2014 @06:02PM Improperly Anonymized Logs Reveal Details of NYC Cab Trips
Thursday May 29, 2014 @01:38PM NYC Councilman (and Open Source Developer) Submits Bill Establishing Open Source
Friday May 23, 2014 @04:57PM Yelp Reviews Help NYC Health Department Find and Close Dirty Restaurants
Saturday April 19, 2014 @09:44AM The Design Flaw That Almost Wiped Out an NYC Skyscraper
Friday January 24, 2014 @09:27PM Superbowl Means Time For Spy Cams, Hazmat Squads and Bomb-Sniffing Dogs
Tuesday October 29, 2013 @08:49AM A Year After Sandy, Do You Approach Disaster Differently?
Thursday October 24, 2013 @09:32AM How Safe Is Cycling?
Tuesday September 24, 2013 @06:47AM Brooklyn Yogurt Shop Sting Snares Fake Reviewers For NY Attorney General
Friday September 06, 2013 @05:16PM Man Killed By His Own Radio-Controlled Helicopter In Brooklyn
Tuesday August 27, 2013 @07:11AM Wall Street Traders Charged With Copying Code To Start Their Own Company
Sunday July 28, 2013 @06:06PM Dentist Who Used Copyright To Silence Her Patients Drops Out of Sight
Saturday July 27, 2013 @10:57PM A Circular New York City Subway Map To Straighten Things Out
Thursday June 20, 2013 @01:24PM Adafruit's Smart Helmet Helps Navigate to NYC's Citi Bike Stations
Sunday June 16, 2013 @08:14AM NY and SF Mayors Announce Joint Tech Summits
Friday April 26, 2013 @01:23PM NYC Police Comm'r: Privacy Is 'Off the Table' After Boston Bombs
Friday April 19, 2013 @09:45PM Statistical Errors Keep 4700 K-3rd Students From NYC 'Gifted' Programs
Thursday April 04, 2013 @09:12AM Microsoft, NYC Marketing Vast Surveillance System To Other Cities
Saturday March 23, 2013 @01:02PM World's Largest High-Rise Data Center Opens In New York
Tuesday January 15, 2013 @08:23AM Google Wiring New York City's Chelsea For Free Wi-Fi
Tuesday December 25, 2012 @11:59AM NYPD To Identify 'Deranged' Gunmen Through Internet Chatter
Tuesday December 11, 2012 @07:58AM High-Frequency Traders Use 50-Year-Old Wireless Tech
Thursday December 06, 2012 @08:02AM Historians Propose National Park To Preserve Manhattan Project Sites
Tuesday November 27, 2012 @08:05AM Datagram Recovers From 'Apocalyptic' Flooding During Sandy
Friday November 09, 2012 @06:35PM Mike Storey and His Plate Reverb (Video)
Friday November 02, 2012 @06:26PM Con Ed Says NYC Datacenters Should Get Power Saturday
Thursday November 01, 2012 @02:23PM NYC Data Center Needs Focus On Fuel
Wednesday October 17, 2012 @11:44PM Uber Gives Up On New York Taxi Service
Saturday October 13, 2012 @09:56PM Lawsuit Challenges New York Sugary Drink Ban
Thursday October 04, 2012 @10:09AM Pictures From an Exhibition: World Makerfaire 2012 NYC
Friday September 14, 2012 @07:35PM Twitter Hands Over Messages At Heart of Occupy Case
Sunday September 09, 2012 @07:26AM NYC Taxi Commission Nixes Cab-Hailing Apps
Thursday August 09, 2012 @10:19AM Data-Fed Monitoring System Will Put New Yorkers Under Police Surveillance
Thursday July 12, 2012 @11:36AM New York Experiments With Wi-Fi From Payphones
Thursday July 12, 2012 @07:04AM Aereo Wins Preliminary Injunction Hearing
Sunday July 08, 2012 @12:52PM NY Couple On "Wanted" Poster For Filming Police
Tuesday June 05, 2012 @10:00AM Space Shuttle Collides With Bridge In New York
Friday June 01, 2012 @06:52AM Comptroller Accuses HP of Overcharging NYC $163m On 911 System
Thursday May 31, 2012 @04:07PM Soda Ban May Hit the Big Apple
Thursday May 10, 2012 @11:39PM New York City Pushes Plan To Prevent Cyberattacks On Elevators, Boilers
Thursday May 10, 2012 @06:58AM MakerBot Industries Brings Manufacturing Back To Brooklyn
Saturday April 21, 2012 @03:56PM Frogger Synchronized To Real-Life Traffic
Thursday April 12, 2012 @01:09PM Etsy Hacker Grants Support Female Programmers
Tuesday March 27, 2012 @10:22AM Hoover Dams For Lilliput: Does Small Hydroelectric Power Have a Future?
Tuesday March 27, 2012 @10:09AM The TAG Challenge: $5k Global Manhunt Using Social Media
Thursday March 15, 2012 @01:13PM New Frog Species Found In NYC
Sunday March 11, 2012 @12:27AM Profile of a Real-Life Jedi Academy
Friday January 20, 2012 @07:42PM NYPD Developing Portable Body Scanner For Detecting Guns
Tuesday January 17, 2012 @12:35PM NYC To Open 1st High School Dedicated To Software
Saturday January 07, 2012 @02:35PM NYC Mayor Bloomberg Vows To Learn To Code In 2012
Saturday December 24, 2011 @07:17AM East Coast vs. West Coast In the Quest For Young Programming Talent
Saturday December 03, 2011 @03:42PM Facebook Prepping For Massive Hiring Spree
Saturday December 03, 2011 @09:01AM Apple, Android Devices Swamp NYC Schools' ActiveSync Server
Sunday November 20, 2011 @11:37AM Open Source Tool Lets Anyone Redistrict New York
Wednesday November 16, 2011 @02:40PM Feds Helped Coordinate Occupy X Crackdowns
Friday August 26, 2011 @07:51PM Giant Rats Attack New York City
Friday August 26, 2011 @07:24PM Hurricane Irene Prompts Unprecedented Evacuation of NYC
Wednesday August 10, 2011 @02:47AM IBM Plays SimCity With Portland, Oregon
Thursday August 04, 2011 @01:53PM 3,500 Person Flash Mob Synchronized By MP3 File
Monday July 18, 2011 @02:56PM Bill Clinton Says 'Paint Your Roofs White'
Friday July 08, 2011 @09:50PM Apple Store Artist Raided By Secret Service
Thursday June 30, 2011 @03:53PM NYC Mayor Demands $600M Refund On Software Project
Friday June 24, 2011 @05:52PM +Pool Would Let New Yorkers Go River Swimming
Tuesday June 07, 2011 @06:44AM New Projects Use Phone Data To Track Big Cities' Mass Transit Use
Sunday May 29, 2011 @11:40AM Arrest In $740M NYC Time and Attendance System Case
Friday May 27, 2011 @05:22PM NYSE Sends Cease and Desist Letter To News Organization
Wednesday May 18, 2011 @10:31PM Computer Records Hold Key In IMF Head's Sexual Assault Case
Saturday May 14, 2011 @10:50AM O'Reilly Author's Laptop Rescued By 'Twitter Posse' and Prey
Thursday May 12, 2011 @12:46PM Glove Emulates Musical Instruments
Tuesday April 12, 2011 @01:05PM NYPD Anti-Terrorism Cameras Used For Much More
Friday April 08, 2011 @07:28PM Racist Woman Given Indefinite Jury Duty
Saturday February 26, 2011 @11:56AM NYU students hold videogame developing decathalon
Wednesday February 23, 2011 @02:13PM The Uncertain Future of NYC's Last Arcade
Saturday January 01, 2011 @09:09PM Four IT Consultants Charged With $80M NYC Rip-Off
Thursday December 23, 2010 @09:10PM Aerial Video Footage of New York Taken By RC Plane
Tuesday December 07, 2010 @12:43PM Hi-Tech Nativity Security
Monday December 06, 2010 @12:11PM Google Buys Manhattan Office/Telecom Hub
Tuesday November 16, 2010 @05:32PM Professor Has Camera Surgically Implanted In the Back of His Head
Tuesday November 09, 2010 @03:09PM The Placebo Effect Not Just On Drugs
Tuesday October 26, 2010 @05:17PM FBI and NYPD Officers Sent On Museum Field Trip
Thursday October 21, 2010 @09:35AM Microsoft Unbundles Software For NY City
Tuesday October 05, 2010 @12:57PM New York To Spend $27.5 Million Uncapitalizing Street Signs
Sunday October 03, 2010 @06:00PM Brooklyn Father And Son Launch Homemade Spacecraft
Tuesday September 21, 2010 @05:59PM Opossums Overrun Brooklyn, Fail To Eliminate Rats
Tuesday September 21, 2010 @02:55PM YouTube Videos On Display At the Guggenheim
Sunday September 19, 2010 @12:13PM Opossums overrun Brooklyn, fail to eliminate rats
Friday September 03, 2010 @11:04AM Drunk Courier Loses $1.3M Painting
Thursday August 19, 2010 @12:32PM Inside the Lab of One of the World's Last Holographers
Tuesday August 10, 2010 @09:52AM New York To Get Free Wi-Fi Network Via Livery Cabs
Friday August 06, 2010 @05:34PM Debian 6.0 "Squeeze" Frozen
Friday August 06, 2010 @09:24AM 'Old School' Arcade Still Popular In NYC
Friday July 09, 2010 @03:57PM AI Predicts Manhole Explosions In New York City
Friday May 21, 2010 @07:18PM New York City Street Gets a Tourist Lane
Wednesday April 28, 2010 @12:49PM Teacher Gets Stolen Car Back, All Souped Up
Thursday April 22, 2010 @07:58PM Lawmakers Want a Space Shuttle In New York City
Wednesday April 21, 2010 @01:12AM George Washington Racks Up 220 Years of Late Fees At Library
Tuesday April 20, 2010 @11:57PM NYC OB/GYN Sells Sex Toys
Friday April 09, 2010 @06:11PM Retro Games Destroy NYC
Wednesday April 07, 2010 @12:04PM Apollo 13 Mission Manual Pages To Be Auctioned
Saturday March 27, 2010 @12:06PM NYC Drops $722M On CityTime Attendance System
Saturday March 13, 2010 @03:22PM GPS Log Analysis Uncovers Millions In NYC Taxi Overcharges
Thursday March 11, 2010 @02:17PM Bill To Ban All Salt In Restaurant Cooking
Wednesday March 03, 2010 @05:03PM Man Swallows USB Flash Drive Evidence
Thursday February 25, 2010 @02:33PM "Obsessed" American Couple Wed At Apple Store
Monday December 28, 2009 @09:45AM Consumerist Says AT&T Site Won't Sell iPhone In NYC, Citing Network
Thursday November 12, 2009 @03:06PM 90% of 200 CUNY Students Can't Do Basic Algebra Problems
Sunday May 21, 2006 @08:26AM Apple's New NYC Cube Store
Friday April 28, 2006 @05:57AM Lessig, Stallman in New Documentary