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NYC Seed makes first investments in New York City tech start-ups

News on March 2 that NYC Seed had selected the first 2 of 10 technology start-ups to receive $200,000 brought some brightness to New York City’s business pages where bleak recession stories have...

Developers and Users Unite: NYU-Poly hosts Drupal Camp

College campuses have long been gathering spots for in-the-know fans. Think local indie bands or obscure French films. But software? That’s what enthusiasts from as far away as Ireland and...

i2e in the News: Professor Memon's sleuthing software featured in New York Times

      The top image: a competing photo recovery software’s attempt to reassemble a deleted image. The bottom image: Adroit Photo Recovery’s results....

Mayor Bloomberg announces NYU-Poly business incubator along with 10 other financial sector remedies

     “We are pleased to join with Mayor Bloomberg in this new effort to stimulate invention, innovation, and entrepreneurship in New York City,” said NYU-Poly President...

Knowledge Exchange: Chinese delegation attends NYU-Poly land use roundtable

Joe Chan of the Downtown Brooklyn Partnership discusses the nearly $10 billion private and public organizations.have committed to development projects in downtown Brooklyn. A Chinese delegation to...

WATCH: President Hultin visits future site of NYU Abu Dhabi, sends video postcard from Dubai

President Jerry M. Hultin and members of the administration and faculty traveled to Abu Dhabi on January 11-16 to see the birthplace of Polytechnic Institute of NYU’s new home in New York...

NYU-Poly's Nassim Nicholas Taleb rocks Davos

In his Sunday Washington Post op-ed, “Humbled Masters At Davos,” David Ignatius describes the “collective chagrin” that came over the annual World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland last week:...

Scienceline profiles NYU-Poly's Farshad Khorrami and his 'underwater spy'

Farshad Khorrami, professor of electrical engineering, has spent two decades “[breathing] life into familiar materials with new robotics,” writes Robert Goodier on Scienceline.com, a publication of...

Offline/online art installation to pose questions about virtual interaction

Like its co-creator, Anne-Laure Fayard, a social scientist whose background spans the disciplines of philosophy to human-computer interaction, Building_Space_with_Words doesn’t fit into a...

Future City 2009: More Successful than Ever

For the 12th consecutive year Polytechnic Institute of NYU served as host to the Metropolitan Regional Finals of the Future City Competition. The finals were held on Saturday, January 24, 2009, and...