New york articles

New York gets first of 7,500 planned free Wi-Fi hubs

Back in November of last year, the City of New York revealed that in an attempt to adapt to twenty-first century standards, it would finally be replacing payphones with a five-borough public Wi-Fi network. Today, the dream of free Wi-Fi…

Google no longer interested in opening retail store in NYC

We’ve been hearing for years that Google intended to open a network of brick-and-mortar retail stores across the US. The search giant went so far as to lease a 5,442-square-foot space in SoHo (a neighborhood in Lower Manhattan) last year…

Amazon Fresh grocery delivery service launching in New York today

Following rumors last month that Amazon is planning an East Coast expansion of Amazon Fresh, the company has confirmed the move by announcing it is bringing the grocery delivery service to New York. The service will be available in the Brooklyn…