NYC's latest moonshot challenge targets cybersecurity for small businesses
The city discovered in a recent survey that small business owners are aware of cyber threats but are largely unequipped to address them.
NYCx publishes 'Moonshot Launchpad' toolkit for hosting civic challenges
Mayor Bill de Blasio's office is encouraging city agencies, community organizations, and private businesses to rally the public in search of solutions to common urban challenges.
6 finalists share electric vehicle charging ideas in NYCx challenge
One winner to be named in July may get a shot at pitching ideas to city departments and help push the region toward its sustainability goals.
Three 5G wireless firms compete to bring service to NYC's Governors Island
The companies have been names as contestants in a moonshot program led by the city's technology and innovation teams.
NYC fills smart city advisory council with leaders from Ford, Google, Microsoft and others
Twenty-two leaders from private technology companies and community groups will advise on smart city projects spanning from "drones to blockchain."
NYC targets electric vehicles in latest smart city moonshot
City government is turning to the tech community to achieve a 20 percent electric vehicle adoption rate by 2025.
NYCx effort will be New York’s next pipeline for smart city innovation
Mayor Bill de Blasio has pulled back the curtain on NYCx, a civic tech initiative that will test smart city solutions through startup collaboration.