NYC launches city's largest tech space for startups tackling urban challenges

NYC launches city's largest tech space for startups tackling urban challenges

New York’s largest urban tech space kicked off in a ceremony this week hosted by Grand Central Tech (GCT), Deputy Mayor Alicia Glen, and the New York City Economic Development…

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This $150 million stairway will be like a gigantic real-life M.C. Escher drawing for Hudson Yards

This $150 million stairway will be like a gigantic real-life M.C. Escher drawing for Hudson Yards

Related: Via Archinect Thomas Heatherwick, stairs, stair installation, hudson yards,

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'Giant vacuum cleaner with miles-long hose' proposed to tackle garbage issues on the High Line

'Giant vacuum cleaner with miles-long hose' proposed to tackle garbage issues on the High Line

Related: Celebrate the High Line’s idyllic Chelsea Grasslands with a full month of special events “The collection station doesn’t smell, and it means that you don’t have the…

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Renderings unveiled for World Trade Center Performing Arts Center show a glowing, lantern-like cube

Renderings unveiled for World Trade Center Performing Arts Center show a glowing, lantern-like cube

Related: + REX Architects + Ronald O. Perelman Performing Arts Center Via CBS and Archinect Aerial Render © K18 All images via Luxigon unless otherwise noted REX…

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BIG completes its iconic VIA 57 West Courtscraper pyramid high-rise in NYC

BIG completes its iconic VIA 57 West Courtscraper pyramid high-rise in NYC

Over five years and lots of hype in the making, the newest NYC project by Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG) is finally complete. VIΛ 57 West, also known as the VIΛ Courtscraper, is an…

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Celebrate the High Line's idyllic Chelsea Grasslands with a full month of special events

Celebrate the High Line's idyllic Chelsea Grasslands with a full month of special events

Related: Design for last High Line portion includes an Italian-style piazza + Friends of the Highline High Line, friends of the high line, nyc highline, green space nyc,…

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Ultra-modern NoHo loft renovation stars an oasis-like rooftop garden

Ultra-modern NoHo loft renovation stars an oasis-like rooftop garden

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NY NOW announces the winners of its 2016 Summer Eco Choice Awards

NY NOW announces the winners of its 2016 Summer Eco Choice Awards

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Queen of tiny living shares her small space tips in 90 Lessons for Living Large in 90 Square Feet (...or more)

Queen of tiny living shares her small space tips in 90 Lessons for Living Large in 90 Square Feet (...or more)

"90 Lessons for Living Large in 90 Square Feet (...or more)" about how living in that small apartment made my life larger. It's also a "want-to" guide, offering lessons for others on…

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Stack Exchange envisions a futuristic LES community made of layers of timber

Stack Exchange envisions a futuristic LES community made of layers of timber

Related: “Grow Your Own City” Concept Wins the Timber in the City Student Design Competition + Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture Association of Collegiate…

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Take the ultimate Times Square selfie on these giant X-shaped loungers

Take the ultimate Times Square selfie on these giant X-shaped loungers

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Tour this luxuriously sustainable new model apartment at 60 White in Tribeca (PHOTOS)

Tour this luxuriously sustainable new model apartment at 60 White in Tribeca (PHOTOS)

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70 Vestry's stepped terraces bring an urban oasis to the banks of the Hudson

70 Vestry's stepped terraces bring an urban oasis to the banks of the Hudson

Related: + Robert A.M. Stern Architects Via World Architecture News 70 Vestry, Robert A.M. Stern Architects, architecture, tribeca, Hudson River Park, Daniel Romualdez, …

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Landscaped roof and 5 terraces give the Meatpacking District's tallest building tons of sky appeal

Landscaped roof and 5 terraces give the Meatpacking District's tallest building tons of sky appeal

CetraRuddy’s building at 412 West 15th Street and its historic neighbor will provide a combined 250,000 square feet of office space in the Meatpacking District. The glass-and-steel…

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Project Farmhouse community space with wall of edible plants coming to Union Square

Project Farmhouse community space with wall of edible plants coming to Union Square

Union Square will soon become home to a unique space with a living…

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Take a free sunset cruise on this new 10,000-square-foot yacht restaurant at Pier 81

Take a free sunset cruise on this new 10,000-square-foot yacht restaurant at Pier 81

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"Bleeding" veggie burger to debut today at David Chang's Momofuku Nishi

Related: National Buffalo Chicken Wing Festival Serves Up Vegetarian Alternative Wings for First Time Ever Via Grub Street Images via Momofuku Tumbler and Twitter…

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W Hotel's Extreme Wow Suite lets you go glamping in a yurt in the middle of NYC

W Hotel's Extreme Wow Suite lets you go glamping in a yurt in the middle of NYC

Camping is probably the last thing most people think about when it comes to the Big Apple. Glamping, on the other hand, fits right in. Just when we thought the popular trend of…

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Studio Garneau's Transformer is an NYC Apartment That Morphs to Meet Your Needs

Studio Garneau's Transformer is an NYC Apartment That Morphs to Meet Your Needs

The custom-designed wall bed can be flipped up to create a small open space that the resident uses for yoga, and the blue-tiled, spa-like bath is separated from the bedroom by an…

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Would NYC install an ugly flood wall instead of BIG's greenery-filled storm protection system

Would NYC install an ugly flood wall instead of BIG's greenery-filled storm protection system

Coastal cities around the globe are bracing as sea levels continue to rise in response to global warming. New York is not only no exception, but some parts of the city could be…

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Breezy rooftop deck by designers of the High Line opens in the Flatiron District

Breezy rooftop deck by designers of the High Line opens in the Flatiron District

Related: James Corner Field Operations’ Muscota Marsh Restoration Will Help Clean the Harlem River + 50 West 23rd Street + James Corner Field Operations James Corner…

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100-year-old NoMad building to get a modern facelift and verdant new rooftop terrace

100-year-old NoMad building to get a modern facelift and verdant new rooftop terrace

Historic 1920s building in NoMad gets modern transformation by Architect Morris Adjmi The historic building at 3 East 28th Street in the so-called NoMad district is getting a modern…

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