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New York adds $55 million to public safety systems upgrade

by • 2 years ago

To bring its emergency communications into the digital era, the state has now directed a total of 00 million.

New York proposes analytics-powered workforce office

by • 2 years ago

A plan introduced by Gov. Andrew Cuomo would fund an office to create new jobs in computer science, clean energy and health technology.

Police drones will monitor traffic at the New York State Fair

by • 3 years ago

In a last-minute announcement, Gov. Andrew Cuomo says the technology's first use at the state fair will help keep traffic moving smoothly.

​New York on track to bring 'broadband for all' by end of 2018

by • 3 years ago

Despite a recent deadline extension the state says it's on schedule to bring 100 percent broadband connectivity to its residents by the end of next year.

New York orders review of controversial 'Textalyzer' device

by • 3 years ago

The technology would allow police officers to review recent smartphone activity to see if a driver involved in an accident had been texting while driving.

New York confronts hate crimes with text reporting and ,000 bounties

by • 3 years ago

A wave of antisemitism and hate crimes prompts New York to launch a 5 million initiative and text line to protect residents.

New York approves 90 megawatt wind farm off Long Island

by • 3 years ago

The new facility, called the South Fork Wind Farm, will be the first of many as the state works toward 2,400 megawatts of renewable energy by 2030.

New York plans cyber rules for banks, insurers

by • 4 years ago

Because every major financial institution on the planet operates in New York, the state regulations will effectively form a global floor for cybersecurity standards.

New York starts $50 million tech venture fund

by • 5 years ago

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced the Empire State will start a 0 million venture capital fund to encourage businesses working in biotechnology and advanced materials industries that have typically grown around the state’s university system.