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Bagel-Machine Inventor Daniel Thompson Dies at 94
Inventions

Bagel-Machine Inventor Daniel Thompson Dies at 94

A serial inventor, Thompson both popularized and transformed the bagel.
Laura Entis
5 Growing Cyber-Security Epicenters Around the World
Cybersecurity

5 Growing Cyber-Security Epicenters Around the World

Cyber-security companies are hiring by the droves, with some creating hundreds or thousands of jobs every year alone.
Zach Cutler
NYC Taxi Industry Takes Aim at Uber With New App
Uber

NYC Taxi Industry Takes Aim at Uber With New App

Arro is a new smartphone app that lets users hail and pay for cab rides in the Big Apple, one of the most hotly contested markets for ride hailing.
Catherine Clifford
New York State's Chief Digital Officer Explains the Importance of User Experience
Power Players

New York State's Chief Digital Officer Explains the Importance of User Experience

Rachel Haot says innovation is powered by collaboration between the public and private sectors.
Nina Zipkin
The Country's Largest Chick-fil-A Will Open in New York City in October
Chick-fil-A

The Country's Largest Chick-fil-A Will Open in New York City in October

On Oct. 3, New Yorkers' cravings for the chicken chain will finally be satisfied.
Kate Taylor
120,000 Miles Later, Dinner Lab Lands a Fresh Round of Funding
Dinner Lab

120,000 Miles Later, Dinner Lab Lands a Fresh Round of Funding

As the New Orleans-based startup grows, it's founder is learning that being headquartered in the Big Easy can be a big challenge.
Catherine Clifford
Sorry, New Yorkers: Chicago Has Been Named the No. 1 Pizza City in the U.S.
Pizza

Sorry, New Yorkers: Chicago Has Been Named the No. 1 Pizza City in the U.S.

TripAdvisor users' favorite pizzeria might be in Brooklyn, N.Y., but Chicago is their overall top city to grab a slice.
Kate Taylor
New York City Caves on Plan to Cap Uber Drivers
Regulations

New York City Caves on Plan to Cap Uber Drivers

Mayor Bill de Blasio faced vocal opposition to plans to stop Uber's growth in New York.
Ray Hennessey
The Celebs Who Lashed Out at NYC's Mayor Over the Uber Cap
Uber

The Celebs Who Lashed Out at NYC's Mayor Over the Uber Cap

Ashton Kutcher, Neil Patrick Harris and Kate Upton weren't happy with Bill de Blasio's attack on the ride-sharing company.
Laura Entis
New York Moves Closer to a $15 Minimum Wage for Fast-Food Employees
Minimum Wage

New York Moves Closer to a $15 Minimum Wage for Fast-Food Employees

A state-appointed panel has recommended a significant increase from $8.75 an hour.
Kate Taylor
Uber Takes Swipe at NYC Regulators With Clever 'De Blasio' Feature
Uber

Uber Takes Swipe at NYC Regulators With Clever 'De Blasio' Feature

The ride-hailing transportation giant has updated its app with a special message for residents of the Big Apple.
Catherine Clifford

New York City is a highly populated and diverse urban epicenter in the state of New York, which consists of five boroughs. The city is widely regarded as a hub for startups in the United States, as well as a place where multiple industries -- including media, publishing, finance, entertaiment, fashion and food -- intersect and flourish.

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