Amazon announces NYC and Northern Virginia as HQ2 winners

From CNET The Spheres, an Amazon workspace that’s also a bio-dome filled with 40,000 plants. James Martin/CNET After a year of hype and anticipation, Amazon picked not one, but two locations for... Read more »

NYC and Arlington, VA win the contest for Amazon’s split East Coast headquarters – TechCrunch

From Techcrunch New York City and Arlington, Virginia have reportedly won Amazon’s lengthy and highly-publicized pageant for the locations of its new headquarters, beating out 238 other contestants. According to the Wall... Read more »

Engineering against all odds, or how NYC’s subway will get wireless in the tunnels

From Techcrunch Never ask a wireless engineer working on the NYC subway system “What can go wrong?” Flooding, ice, brake dust, and power outages relentlessly attack the network components. Rats — many,... Read more »

Roborace DevBot learns during laps in NYC

From Techcrunch The sleek, low-slung driverless Roborace car was on display in New York City for the Formula E races this weekend, but it was the workhorse DevBot that took to the... Read more »