New York The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on New York en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Wed, 14 May 2014 19:10:00 GMT Airbnb Wins in New York, For Now A New York State Supreme Court judge threw out the subpoena requesting Airbnb user records. Wed, 14 May 2014 19:10:00 GMT Hunter Walker Hottest of the Hot: The Most Exciting Trends in Innovation Right Now At the launch of Tribeca Film Festival's Innovation Week, a panel of leaders in NYC talked about what excites them most right now. Answers ranged from a crowdfunded virtual reality headset to a new way to think about our own identities. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 19:35:00 GMT Catherine Clifford Why Dairy Queen Is Finally Opening Up in Manhattan Dairy Queen is taking on the challenge of opening a franchise in the heart of New York City, with plans to open 35 to 50 more restaurants in the area. Thu, 03 Apr 2014 14:19:00 GMT Kate Taylor At Regulatory Hearing, Prosecutors Admit Bitcoin Is a Technological Breakthrough While calling for tighter regulation of Bitcoin businesses and new law enforcement tools to aid in policing these operations, two prosecutors admitted that Bitcoin has valuable 'intrinsic qualities.' Thu, 30 Jan 2014 21:40:00 GMT Brian Patrick Eha Airbnb Renters Open Their Homes to the Enemy: NY Mayor Bill de Blasio Airbnb is embroiled in a legal battle in New York City, where short-term rental laws forbid its business. In a new video, Airbnb hosts give the city's incoming mayor a unique offer. Mon, 09 Dec 2013 18:20:00 GMT Brian Patrick Eha This Australian Company Now Owns All of the World Trade Center's Retail Space Westfield Group will now be the sole owner of retail space at the World Trade Center in New York City. Meanwhile, other foreign investors are snapping up the city's residential properties. Thu, 05 Dec 2013 21:50:00 GMT Brian Patrick Eha Styrofoam Maker Offers to Cover NYC's Recycling Bill As the New York City Council's decision on the Styrofoam ban nears, Dart Container has offered an alternate solution. Mon, 25 Nov 2013 18:50:00 GMT Kate Taylor FOX's 'Sleepy Hollow' TV Show Is Scary Good for Local Businesses The New York town that bears the same name is enjoying a solid tourism boost this Halloween thanks to the hit show. Wed, 30 Oct 2013 10:00:00 GMT Jason Fell Analyst: Top Exec's Departure a Sign Amazon Has 'Choked' in Book Publishing Amazon made noise when it launched its New York publishing operation but has failed to land the next big thing in publishing. Fri, 25 Oct 2013 18:45:00 GMT Brian Patrick Eha Will Businesses Be Protected If Superstorms Like Sandy Strike Again? Hard-hit cities have rolled out all sorts of business-recovery programs. We spoke with some of their mayors and small-business officials to get a peek at the details. Wed, 23 Oct 2013 13:30:00 GMT Neil Parmar A Year After Sandy, Business Owners Living a New Normal Hurricane Sandy brought devastation to businesses in New York and New Jersey, in the process teaching business owners some valuable lessons. It even sparked a new startup. Tue, 22 Oct 2013 10:15:00 GMT Brian Patrick Eha Step Aside, San Francisco: New York-Based Companies Expected to Steal the IPO Show As investor appetite improves and the Big Apple's tech scene continues to mature, analysts expect New York City to become a hub of tech IPO activity in coming years. Wed, 16 Oct 2013 20:52:00 GMT Catherine Clifford How 'Nightmare' Producer Tim Haskell Turned NYC's First Haunted House Into a Year-Round Business Tim Haskell has transformed the first haunted house in New York City into a mix of theatre, audience participation and scares that won't stop evolving. Tue, 15 Oct 2013 12:00:00 GMT Kate Taylor New York Times to Invest in Startups Through Its Own Incubator The New York Times Co. plans to invest in early-stage media startups through its incubator, timeSpace, which recently graduated its inaugural class. Here's a look at what each of its three startups are up to. Wed, 11 Sep 2013 19:15:00 GMT Brian Patrick Eha The Good, the Bad and the Ugly of Mayor Bloomberg's Tenure In their own words, NYC-based entrepreneurs and business owners say what 12 years under the billionaire mayor was like for their companies and what their prognosis is for the city after Bloomberg leaves office at the end of this year. Tue, 10 Sep 2013 10:00:00 GMT Diana Ransom Where New York Mayor Candidates Stand on Business and Entrepreneurship From former Congressman Anthony Weiner to Gristedes owner John Catsimatidis and the first openly gay New York City Council Speaker Christine Quinn, the slate of candidates in the Big Apple primary is diverse and opinionated. Tue, 10 Sep 2013 10:00:00 GMT Catherine Clifford Six Months After Hurricane Sandy, Many Businesses Are Still Struggling to Recover A look at how New York City businesses are getting back on their feet after the devastating impact of Hurricane Sandy. Mon, 29 Apr 2013 14:55:00 GMT Brian Patrick Eha The Great Reinvention: How U.S. Cities Got Their Glow Back We recap our special report on the entrepreneurial scene in the U.S, from New York and Houston to Boise and Baton Rouge, five years since the financial crisis. Thu, 18 Apr 2013 08:30:00 GMT Sarah Max Ed-Tech Startups Aim to Reinvent Classroom Investment in education technology has tripled in the past decade. We take a look at three startups seeking to solve big problems in today's schools. Thu, 18 Apr 2013 06:30:00 GMT Colleen DeBaise Twitter Co-founder Says He'd Run for NYC Mayor Someday Jack Dorsey wants to run the Gotham City. Whether or not you want to take on politics in your own career, here are three lessons any entrepreneur can learn from the Twitter co-founder, who has been called the "intellectual successor" to Steve Jobs. Mon, 18 Mar 2013 14:49:00 GMT Catherine Clifford