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Gotham Inc: Launching in NYC

If our Best Places rankings were based on availability of muses, New York City, with its cultural diversity and dynamic arts scene, would probably take first place. Other highlights include its status as the world's financial services capital and its steady influx of ambitious, educated workers....

Nobel Research Tackles 'Too Big To Fail' Quandary

The Nobel Prize for Economics to Oliver Williamson comes at an opportune time. His work examines the efficiency of large firms at a time when regulators are considering limits on how large financial institutions should get. Striking the balance between the benefits that large companies bring...

New York helps tomorrow's employers

Even on a grey Monday morning, the offices at 160 Varick Street, in the heart of Manhattan, are abuzz with creativity, energy and entrepreneurial spirit. This is clearly no ordinary place of work. The 12th floor open-plan office space, just off Broadway, is part of New York City's effort to kick-...

200 Student Sleuths Vie Tonight in NYU-Poly Cyber War Games

As midnight nears and with it the opening of cyber security games at Polytechnic Institute of New York University, more than 200 student applicants from throughout the globe have already signed up - double last year`s number. The goal of the various challenges of the 6th Annual Cyber Security...

Breakthrough Research Speeds and Secures Internet Voice Traffic

Cisco is joining with the Center for Advanced Technology in Telecommunications and Distributed Information Systems (CATT) at Polytechnic Institute of New York University to commercialize breakthrough security technology developed by scientists at Columbia University and Verizon Laboratories. The...

Breakthrough Research Speeds and Secures Internet Voice Traffic

Cisco is joining with the Center for Advanced Technology in Telecommunications and Distributed Information Systems (CATT) at Polytechnic Institute of New York University to commercialize breakthrough security technology developed by scientists at Columbia University and Verizon Laboratories. The...

Breakthrough Research Speeds and Secures Internet Voice Traffic

Cisco is joining with the Center for Advanced Technology in Telecommunications and Distributed Information Systems (CATT) at Polytechnic Institute of New York University to commercialize breakthrough security technology developed by scientists at Columbia University and Verizon Laboratories. The...

Cyber In-Security Calls on a New Generation of Cyberdefenders

Washington - Though they tend to be young and eager, skilled cybersecurity experts are small in number. There simply are not enough of them to meet projected long-term global public and private sector requirements. Corporations, smaller businesses and governments need future leaders who can provide...

Studies from New York University further understanding of life sciences

A new study, 'Enzyme stabilization by domain insertion into a thernlophilic protein,' is now available. "Insufficient kinetic stability of exoinulinase (EI) restricts its application in many areas including enzymatic transformation of inulin for production of ultra-high fructose syrup and...

NYU-Poly professors receive NSF grant

The National Science Foundation recently awarded NYU and the Polytechnic Institute of NYU a three-year, $2 million grant to fund a multidisciplinary program in technology. The grant aims to increase the number of qualified students entering the fields of information and computer security, while...