NYC eyes drones for surveillance


The New York City Police Department (NYPD) is apparently mulling over the idea of deploying drones to assist officials with various law enforcement tasks.

Nirvana reunites for Q&A session in NYC



Former Nirvana band members Krist Novoselic and Dave Grohl have confirmed they will be joining Nevermind producer Butch Vig for a Q&A session hosted by Jon Stewart in New York.

FBI targets Anonymous in NYC and California

The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has raided a number of residences in New York and California as part of a nationwide crackdown against online activists allegedly linked to Anonymous.

Motorola and Sprint debut Photon 4G in NYC

The Photon 4G - which debuted today in NYC - features a slew of tricked out specs, including Nvidia’s 1GHz dual-core Tegra 2 chip, a 4.3-inch qHD touchscreen display, dual cameras and a kickstand for hands-free viewing.

Steampunk revives Victorian age in Atlanta

If you’ve ever seen someone decked out in what looked a Victorian era blacksmith outift combined with a futuristic apocalyptic personality, you may have just run into a steampunk.

First hydrogen hybrid ferry to dock in NYC


First there was the Hornblower Hybrid, a revolutionary vessel that began plying the waters of San Francisco Bay in 2008 using a combination of solar, wind and diesel power. 


Unmanned drone gets up close and personal in NYC

While the TSA was busy patting down all of New York at the airport, an unmanned remote control plane circled lower Manhattan, including the Statue of Liberty and Brooklyn Bridge. 



What is Google spending $2.9 billion on?

$2.9 billion is certainly a tidy sum, even for a mega-corporation like Google. 


NYC Museum of Modern Art adds @ symbol to permanent collection

Dear Andy Warhol, please move your famous can of Campbell's tomato soup to make room for the humble and mundane @ symbol in the NYC Museum of Modern Art (MOMA).

Steve Jobs hawks Apple iPad in NYC

Saint Steven Jobs has been spotted in NYC hawking his overhyped iPad in the offices of the New York Times and Time Inc.