Billions Being Spent, Harlem Seeks Broadband Plan

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Michael Bloomberg announced plans for the country’s largest continuous public Wi-Fi network covering 96 blocks in Harlem,…

Last December, in one of his last official acts as mayor, Michael Bloomberg announced plans for the country’s largest continuous public Wi-Fi network covering 96 blocks in Harlem, made possible through a donation from the Fuhrman Family Donation. Continue Reading →

Enter Your Kid In The HCCI Computer Clubhouse In Harlem

hcci computer clubhouseDoes your child need something to do after school and loves technology? Have him or her join the program founded by Intel, The HCCI Computer Clubhouse is an award winning after school program created by the M.I.T. Media Lab and the Boston Museum of Science. Continue Reading →

Gov. Cuomo Responds To Time Warner Outage In NYC

Andrew_Cuomo_by_Pat_Arnow_cropped“Today’s widespread internet outage that has apparently impacted more than 11 million customers at Time Warner – which is based in New York – is a stark reminder that our economy is increasingly dependent on a reliable broadband network. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Om ‘Gonna Get Me’ One Speakers (video)

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In a world filled with speakers that look and sound the same old thing, OM/ONE is a paradigm shift. Designed by a team of world class industrial designers and audio engineers, OM/ONE is as functional as it is beautiful. Continue Reading →

Harlem Should Be New York’s Next New Tech Hub

Black girls code for social changeCNN reports when people think of the fast-growing New York City tech scene, they think Silicon Alley in the posh neighborhoods of lower Manhattan — not 125th Street.
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‘Lunch n’ Learn’ With VC Bronson Lingamfelter in Harlem

Bronson LingamfelterEveryone could use funding, but not many understand the process of securing funding. In this free HG workshop, Bronson Lingamfelter of Interplay Ventures will discuss what steps you should include in your fundraising plan of action. Continue Reading →