Check out photos of NYU-Poly’s new DUMBO Incubator for digital media and tech startups, part of the City’s network of affordable workspaces, where they held an open house last week. Located at 20 Jay Street, the DUMBO Incubator offers more than 30 dedicated work stations and an equal number of flexible access work stations, as well as networking and mentoring opportunities and business assistance for entrepreneurs. Featured speakers at the event included Brooklyn Borough President Marty Markowitz, NYCEDC President Seth Pinsky, NYU-Poly President Jerry Hultin, DUMBO Improvement District Executive Director Alexandria Sica, and Two Trees Management Director of Leasing Caroline Pardo.

Read more about the growth of tech startups in DUMBO, Brooklyn in the Wall Street Journal: “DUMBO is Jumbo with Tech”

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Check out photos of NYU-Poly’s new DUMBO Incubator for digital media and tech startups, part of the City’s network of affordable workspaces, where they held an open house last week. Located at 20 Jay Street, the DUMBO Incubator offers more than 30 dedicated work stations and an equal number of flexible access work stations, as well as networking and mentoring opportunities and business assistance for entrepreneurs. Featured speakers at the event included Brooklyn Borough President Marty Markowitz, NYCEDC President Seth Pinsky, NYU-Poly President Jerry Hultin, DUMBO Improvement District Executive Director Alexandria Sica, and Two Trees Management Director of Leasing Caroline Pardo.

Read more about the growth of tech startups in DUMBO, Brooklyn in the Wall Street Journal: “DUMBO is Jumbo with Tech”

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City guides for travelers customized with tips from local ‘soulmates’
There may be endless travel reviews and recommendations available on the web today, but they’re often not worth a hill of beans, as the saying goes, if those reading and writing them don’t share some basic tastes and values. Enter Nectar & Pulse, a new Austrian firm that creates personal city guides by helping travelers zero in on the tips and suggestions of locals with similar personalities and preferences. READ MORE…

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City guides for travelers customized with tips from local ‘soulmates’

There may be endless travel reviews and recommendations available on the web today, but they’re often not worth a hill of beans, as the saying goes, if those reading and writing them don’t share some basic tastes and values. Enter Nectar & Pulse, a new Austrian firm that creates personal city guides by helping travelers zero in on the tips and suggestions of locals with similar personalities and preferences. READ MORE…

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