NYC's bike-share scheme already enjoys an impressive safety record, and its operator is keen to ensure it stays that way. That's why it's planning to equip hundreds of its Citi Bikes with the Laserlight, which projects an image…
New York City subway stations now have Wi-Fi and cellular service coverage for all major carriers. Both projects finished early with cell service one year and Wi-Fi two years ahead of schedule due to Governor Cuomo's directive to speed it…
Time to say goodbye to 2016 and hello to 2017. The massive Times Square New Year's Eve ball in New York City is the focal point of the U.S. festivities. A million people are expected to attend the live event.
Google has just launched a "Window Wonderland" VR tour of New York City's best festive store window displays. Not got a headset? No problem – a smartphone, tablet, or computer will take you there, too.
With agreement from the NYC's mayor's office that the short-term rental law would be enforced only against hosts, Airbnb dropped its lawsuit. The law forbidding short-term rentals applies to buildings with three or more units.
As a result of negotiations with the Independent Drivers Guild, Uber drivers can now appeal their deactivations. However, only New York City drivers can appeal, and even then, there is plenty of fine print.
According to a recent report, the New York Police Department equipped its officers with Windows Phones rather than iPhones or Android phones. The NYPD argues that Windows Phone is more secure and has better remote management.
The Smart Fortwo will replace trikes used by the New York Police Department for parking enforcement. The Fortwo is actually a bit of an upgrade over those vehicles, and probably the cutest police car ever.
Scheduled Rides is a feature of Uber's service that lets you book a ride between 15 minutes and 30 days ahead of the pick-up time. Already available in many cities around the world, on Thursday it finally launched in New York City.
Shatterproof window glass installed in many New York City buildings following 9/11 potentially saved many from injuries from the Chelsea bombing last weekend. Multiple layers of glass bonded to plastic are designed to hold broken panes in…