Internet Week New York | NBC New York

May 14-21

Wednesday, May 16, 2012

The Rise of Tech in NYC

The Rise of Tech in NYC

David-Michel Davies, cofounder of Internet Week NY and president of The Webby Awards, spoke with Roseanne Colletti about Internet Week and New York City's new crop of startups and tech companies.

Monday, May 14, 2012

Our Top 5 Internet Week Panels

Our Top 5 Internet Week Panels

Internet Week NY began in 2008 in collaboration with the Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment as a way to celebrate the digital community of New York.

Monday, May 14, 2012

Q+A: Sady Doyle, Tiger Beatdown

Q+A: Sady Doyle, Tiger Beatdown

Writer Sady Doyle answered our 7 Important Internet Week questions and will be speaking at The Rise of the Anti-Lady Mag panel on Monday, May 14.

Monday, May 14, 2012

Q+A: Andrew Rasiej, Personal Democracy Media

Q+A: Andrew Rasiej, Personal Democracy Media

Andrew Rasiej, founder of the Personal Democracy Media, answers our 7 Important Internet Week questions.

Tuesday, May 15, 2012

Our Internet Week Party Picks

Our Internet Week Party Picks

Drink, dance and mingle -- and be careful what you Tweet and Instagram -- at our picks of the most fun parties and events during Internet Week NY.

Monday, May 14, 2012

Q+A with Patrick Cassels, CollegeHumor

Q+A with Patrick Cassels, CollegeHumor

A writer and performer for CollegeHumor, Patrick Cassels will discuss viral television at a panel during Internet Week.

Monday, May 14, 2012

Instagram NYC Photos on Display at Times Square Hotel

Instagram NYC Photos on Display at Times Square Hotel

The W Times Square is teaming up with Instagram NYC during Internet Week to exhibit photos from six of New York City's most popular Instagram shooters, taking their photos off the screen and on to the walls...

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Homeless Woman Spits at Passersby on NYC Street: Neighbors
Homeless Woman Spits at Passersby on NYC Street: Neighbors

Neighbors on the Upper East Side say they're being terrorized by a woman on the streets who screams and spits at them as they walk by.  The woman, who's believed to be homeless and mentally disturbed, has been spitting at passersby for years. But Nick Goodman has gotten so fed up he's created a Facebook page called "Spitting Lady of the Upper East Side" to keep tabs on her and avoid her.  "She's popped out of a Citi Bank or a side street and spat on us," said Goodman.   His 7-year-old son Nickey says "it scares me a lot" when they encounter her. "I take a cab like two blocks sometimes" to stay out of her way, the boy says. They're not the only ones who are scared of the woman. Jill Grover says she's hidden behind cars to avoid her. "She's scary," she said.  Despite the coalition of 400-plus people on Facebook and

Alleged Sword Killer Charged With Murder as Terrorism
Alleged Sword Killer Charged With Murder as Terrorism

The white Army veteran accused of stabbing to death a 66-year-old black stranger with a sword on a Manhattan street last week has been indicted on murder and weapons charges, including murder as crime of terrorism.

April's Behavior ‘Interesting’ After 'Quiet' Spell, Zoo Says
April's Behavior ‘Interesting’ After 'Quiet' Spell, Zoo Says

April the giraffe’s pregnancy is approaching its inevitable conclusion as her namesake month nears, with the upstate New York zoo monitoring her noticing “interesting” behavior lately and a lot of tail-raising.

Petition: Melania Trump Must Move or Foot Security Bill
Petition: Melania Trump Must Move or Foot Security Bill

A petition quickly amassing signatures online calls for members of the Senate to force First Lady Melania Trump to move into the White House or pay for the security required to protect her in New York City.

Trump Takes Aim at Obama's Efforts to Curb Global Warming
Trump Takes Aim at Obama's Efforts to Curb Global Warming

Moving forward with a campaign pledge to unravel former President Barack Obama's sweeping plan to curb global warming, President Donald Trump will sign an executive order Tuesday that will suspend, rescind or flag for review more than a half-dozen measures in an effort to boost domestic energy production in the form of fossil fuels. As part of the roll-back, Trump will initiate a review of the Clean Power Plan, which restricts greenhouse gas emissions at coal-fired power plants. The regulation, which was the former president's signature effort to curb carbon emissions, has been the subject of long-running legal challenges by Republican-led states and those who profit from burning oil, coal and gas.

Man Arrested for DWI After Fatal GWB Truck Crash: Sources
Man Arrested for DWI After Fatal GWB Truck Crash: Sources

A 25-year-old man is dead and two young women are in a critical condition after a tractor-trailer rear-ended a car on the George Washington Bridge early Monday morning and then drove away, NYPD sources say.