Press Archive

2015 Press

The Lamppost That Could Improve Cell Service and Make Money for Cities
December 22, 2015
Read the article: The Lamppost That Could Improve Cell Service and Make Money for Cities

As World Crowds in, Cities Become Digital Laboratories
December 14, 2015
Read the article: As World Crowds in, Cities Become Digital Laboratories

New York City refines open data policy with new laws
December 9, 2015
Read the article: New York City refines open data policy with new laws

New York City is Getting Some Technology Upgrades
December 4, 2015
Read the article: New York City is Getting Some Technology Upgrades

Mayor de Blasio Signs New Open Data Legislation
November 30, 2015
Watch the video: Mayor de Blasio Signs New Open Data Legislation

NYC Addresses Challenges in Luring Younger Government Workers
November 17, 2015
Read the article: NYC Addresses Challenges in Luring Younger Government Workers

#LinkNYC Will Help Make New York a Smart City
November 11, 2015
Read the article: #LinkNYC Will Help Make New York a Smart City

Mayor de Blasio, First Lady Mccray, Commissioner Pierre-Louis and Acting Staten Island District Attorney Master Announce Groundbreaking of Fifth NYC Family Justice Center on Staten Island
October 5, 2015
Read the press release: Mayor de Blasio, First Lady Mccray, Commissioner Pierre-Louis and Acting Staten Island District Attorney Master Announce Groundbreaking of Fifth NYC Family Justice Center on Staten Island

NYC Department of Small Business Services and Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce Celebrate 3000th Business to Open Faster With Assistance From NYC Business Acceleration
August 5, 2015
Read the article: NYC Department of Small Business Services and Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce Celebrate 3000th Business to Open Faster With Assistance From NYC Business Acceleration

Commissioner Roest and Counsel to the Mayor Wiley Issue Letter in Support of the NYS Public Service Commission's Inquiry re: Verizon FiOS Implementation
August 3, 2015
Read the Letter: Commissioner Roest and Counsel to the Mayor Wiley Issue Letter in Support of the NYS Public Service Commission's Inquiry re: Verizon FiOS Implementation
Read the PSC's letter to Verizon New York, Inc.

Big Step for Big Data: Yellow/Green Taxi Trip Records Now Available Online
August 3, 2015
Read the Press Release: Big Step for Big Data: Yellow/Green Taxi Trip Records Now Available Online
See the data set on NYC Open Data

City's tech department helps teens learn about digital infrastructure
August 2, 2015
Read the article: City's tech department helps teens learn about digital infrastructure

De Blasio Administration Releases Open Data For All, The City's New Open Data Plan
July 15, 2015
Read the press release: De Blasio Administration Releases Open Data For All, The City's New Open Data Plan
Read the Open Data For All plan
Visit the Open Data For All site

DoITT Releases Final Audit Report on Verizon's Citywide FiOS Implementation
June 18, 2015
Read the press release on Verizon's Citywide FiOS Implementation
Read the audit report on Verizon's Citywide FiOS Implementation

DoITT Issues Request for System Integration Services for NYC 311 Replacement and Re-Architecture
April 28, 2015
Read the article: DoITT Issues Request for System Integration Services for NYC 311 Replacement and Re-Architecture
Read the RFS (Open to entities that have entered into Citywide Systems Integration Services master agreements with DoITT)

Inside New York’s Plan to Cover the City in Free, Super-Fast Wi-Fi
April 10, 2015
Read the article: Inside New York’s Plan to Cover the City in Free, Super-Fast Wi-Fi

NYC Mayor’s Office Pushes For Universal Broadband With Three New Initiatives
April 9, 2015
Read the article: NYC Mayor’s Office Pushes For Universal Broadband With Three New Initiatives

New York City a leader in closing the tech gender gap
March 25, 2015
Read the article: New York City a leader in closing the tech gender gap

Reinvent Payphones Challenge/LinkNYC Recognized as 2015 Harvard Ash Center Bright Idea in Government
February 18, 2015
Read the press release: Reinvent Payphones Challenge/LinkNYC Recognized as 2015 Harvard Ash Center Bright Idea in Government

Defying National Trends, Women Lead City's Tech Team
February 10, 2015
Read the article: Defying National Trends, Women Lead City's Tech Team

A guide to New York's plan to cover the city in Wi-Fi hotspots
February 1, 2015
Read the article: A guide to New York's plan to cover the city in Wi-Fi hotspots