New York

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

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
Tech Entrepreneur Sought in Son's Disappearance Arrested In New York
Crime

Tech Entrepreneur Sought in Son's Disappearance Arrested In New York

Michael Streko was caught after reportedly asking children for drugs. His son was found unharmed.
Ray Hennessey
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
Performance Ignited

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
Panel Says It's Time Fast-Food Employees in New York Receive a Major Pay Increase
Minimum Wage

Panel Says It's Time Fast-Food Employees in New York Receive a Major Pay Increase

But does it make sense for New York to focus on fast-food industry wages in isolation?
Kate Taylor
The Magic of New York for Startups
New York City

The Magic of New York for Startups

'If I can make it there, I can make it anywhere' proves especially true for people looking to open businesses.
Zach Cutler
Why This Bitcoin Exchange Is Leaving New York
Digital Currencies

Why This Bitcoin Exchange Is Leaving New York

Digital currency exchange ShapeShift says it is taking a 'moral and ethical stand' against new regulations.
Everett Rosenfeld
An Englishman in New York: 4 Surprising, Alarming Things About Doing Business in the U.S.
International Business

An Englishman in New York: 4 Surprising, Alarming Things About Doing Business in the U.S.

From punitive taxes to intrusive Big Apple socializing: This Londoner tells us what he really thinks.
Sami McCabe
New York Just Issued Its First-Ever Bitcoin Banking License
Bitcoin

New York Just Issued Its First-Ever Bitcoin Banking License

The groundbreaking license granted to cryptocurrency exchange itBit signifies a momentous stride forward in the race to legitimize the fledgling digital currency.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
These 7 Startups Exemplify NYC's Buzzing Startup Scene
Radicals & Visionaries

These 7 Startups Exemplify NYC's Buzzing Startup Scene

New York City's association with Wall Street, big banks and hedge funds eclipses the fact it is home to a thriving startup culture.
John Boitnott

New York is not only the name of a state on the eastern seaboard, but it is also the name of a highly populated and diverse urban city commonly regarded as a hub for startups -- along with San Francisco. New York is also known for as the epicenter for industries in media, finance, fashion and food.