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Chelsea & Hell's Kitchen »

Chelsea Tekserve Reboots Dead Laptops as Art

Tekserve, the independent Apple store, is hosting an art exhibit made up of dead laptops, the "Dead Laptop Series," by Chicago artist Michael Dinges.

East Village & Lower East Side »

Tompkins Square Park Launches Free Wi-Fi Service

The East Village's Tompkins Square Square Park is the latest city green space to offer free wireless Internet service.

East Village & Lower East Side »

Verizon Outages Hurt Little Italy Businesses

Outages on Grand Street in Little Italy have cost local merchants thousands of dollars in lost revenue.

Downtown »

Time Warner Outage Leaves Downtown Without Cable and Internet

Time Warner Cable said it was working to fix a service outage in lower Manhattan.

Midtown & Theater District »

Kids Teach Adults About Cyberbullying at City Summit

From harassing text messages to hacking someone's Facebook account, cyberbullying comes in many forms, advocates said.

Manhattan »

WiFi Hotspots in New York: A Guide to the Ones That Actually Work

Many parks and plazas advertise free WiFi, but which ones actually work?

Manhattan »

Free WiFi Coming to Parks Across Manhattan

Battery Park and Thomas Jefferson Park already have WiFi. The High Line, Marcus Garvey Park and others soon will.

Manhattan »

Mayor Takes Aim at Online Cigarette Supplier and Its Customers

A major supplier of online cigarettes and 30 city residents were named in a lawsuit filed by the city to recoup lost tax revenue.

East Village & Lower East Side »

Ray's Candy Store Gets Boost from Facebook and Foursquare

Business has increased at the longtime Avenue A shop thanks to a younger neighbor's online efforts.

Midtown & Theater District »

Rachel Sterne Attracts a Crowd at Social Media Week

The city's new Chief Digital Officer confirmed she is in discussion with Facebook about a potential partnership.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

Teen Leads Campaign to Go Meat-Free in 'Veguary'

A group of friends from Heschel high school have launched a month-long campaign against meat-eating.

Manhattan »

Critics Blast Plan to Bring Dollar-a-Day Wireless to City Parks

Advocates argued that the service should be provided for free to non-cable subscribers.

Manhattan »

City Appoints First Chief Digital Officer

Rachel Sterne will be paid $115,000 a year to help the city enter the social media age.

Greenwich Village & SoHo »

Cutting Edge Technology Lets NYU Students Track Buses

Students can now track the university's six lines in real time during service hours.

Manhattan »

Online Retailers Look to Cash in on Cyber Monday

Online retailers are hoping to boost their bottom line by offering deals and discounts to customers on Cyber Monday.