New York City The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on New York City en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Mon, 29 Sep 2014 17:33:00 GMT In Risky Move, Microsoft to Open NYC Flagship Right Near Apple's The software company's first Manhattan store will be located at 677 Fifth Avenue, a few blocks south blocks from Apple's flagship store. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 17:33:00 GMT Laura Entis Why This Entrepreneur Launched in Record Time, But Kept Her Company a Secret Until Blastoff Normal Founder Nikki Kaufman went from having an idea for a 3-D printed earphone company to opening the doors of her flagship store in New York City in less than a year. Tue, 23 Sep 2014 13:00:00 GMT Catherine Clifford Which Is a Better City for Startups, San Francisco or New York City? Entrepreneurs, investors and executives weigh in. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 20:15:00 GMT Carm Lyman Tasty Turnaround: How Restaurant Chain Dig Inn Wants to Change the Way America Eats Adam Eskin took over a gym-rat focused food chain and has turned it into a farm-to-table restaurant with nine locations and counting. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 13:00:00 GMT Catherine Clifford Women Entrepreneurs Take the Stage During New York's Jazz Age These trailblazing business owners have much to teach their contemporary counterparts about taking risks and acting independently. Thu, 11 Sep 2014 20:15:00 GMT Donald Miller How This 3-D Printing Startup Is Pushing the Boundaries of the Retail Experience Normal, a startup that produces 3-D printed earbuds, merges the online and offline world at its flagship location in Manhattan by providing an innovative retail experience to customers. Wed, 10 Sep 2014 13:00:00 GMT Catherine Clifford Furniture Made by Bacteria? This Futuristic Design Firm Says It Will Happen. David Benjamin, the founder of a design firm called The Living, talks about his next-generation architecture projects. Mon, 08 Sep 2014 15:00:00 GMT Catherine Clifford Look Out, Uber: A Ride-Sharing Service in NYC Is Peddling $10 Flat Rates Ride-hailing app Gett announces a promotion where every ride in Manhattan is $10 for the rest of 2014. Flat fare. Any time. Fri, 05 Sep 2014 17:27:00 GMT Catherine Clifford How A Brooklyn Co-Working Space Is Looking to Compete on the Global-Manufacturing Stage Marcel Botha, an entrepreneur working out of an innovative co-working space in Brooklyn, talks about how he was able to rapidly prototype an ergonomically designed baby spoon thanks to 3-D printing technology. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 15:00:00 GMT Catherine Clifford Innovation vs. Regulation Fight Continues as Airbnb Reveals Host Names to NY’s AG Lodging-rental platform AirBnB announced that it is turning over the personal information of 124 New York City hosts at the behest of the attorney general. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 16:37:00 GMT Catherine Clifford Lyft COO Exits, Says Controversial NYC Launch Isn't the Reason The COO of Lyft is leaving the company, taking his entire operations staff with him. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 18:05:00 GMT Catherine Clifford Wait For Perfect or Charge Forward? Lessons From Lyft's Controversial NYC Launch. The San Francisco-based peer-to-peer ridesharing app has suffered a few setbacks in its launch into the New York City market. Here’s what other entrepreneurs can learn from Lyft’s Big Apple rollout. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 20:10:00 GMT Catherine Clifford Meet Some of the Hottest Startups Melding Fashion and Tech The inaugural class of the New York Fashion Tech Lab shows how big a business opportunity fashion can be. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 12:45:00 GMT Jason Saltzman Ride-Sharing Startup Lyft Is Coming to NYC (Yes, For Real This Time) After its first launch was held up by New York State Supreme Court, the San Francisco-based company is set to hit the streets in the Big Apple starting tonight. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 18:10:00 GMT Catherine Clifford Lyft's NYC Launch Party Goes Off Without a Hitch. The Launch? Not So Much. Lyft’s New York City launch party became a pre-launch party in a matter of hours as New York State’s attorney general slammed the breaks on the ridesharing app. Mon, 14 Jul 2014 16:15:00 GMT Catherine Clifford The Forces Driving NYC's Startup Revolution and How to Scale It Influential players in the NYC tech community discuss what’s driving the startup revolution and how to sustain its growth. Fri, 11 Jul 2014 13:00:00 GMT Tanya Benedicto Klich Lyft Is Hurrying to Catch Up With Uber Ridesharing technology companies are becoming fiercely competitive, chasing new territories and slashing their prices. Wed, 09 Jul 2014 17:15:00 GMT Catherine Clifford 'If You Can Think It, We Can Make It': A Look Inside Brooklyn's New Lab A technology and design center housed in New York’s historic Brooklyn Navy Yard is changing what manufacturing in the U.S. will look like for future generations. Wed, 09 Jul 2014 15:00:00 GMT Catherine Clifford Best Practices for Businesses Using Facebook Have a Facebook page but don't know what to do with it? Here are some tips from business owners who rely predominately on the social network to fuel their marketing efforts. Wed, 04 Jun 2014 18:18:00 GMT Geoff Weiss What City Topped the Chart for Helping Small Businesses Succeed? A new report highlights specifics and outlines strategies for local governments to follow to improve their strategies targeted towards small businesses. Wed, 21 May 2014 16:13:00 GMT Benjamin Kabin