Tag Archives: Technology

DOE unveils new website
DOE presenta nuevo sitio web

El Departamento de Educación de la ciudad (DOE, por sus siglas en inglés) ha lanzado un nuevo sitio web, [www.schools.nyc.gov], diseñado...
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The Code Kinsmen
Los caballeros del código

Christina Lewis Halpern pays close attention everywhere she goes. And the social entrepreneur and award-winning journalist kept seeing...
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Wheels of Woe
Ruedas de aflicción

They are being driven to grief. Taxi drivers gathered on the steps of City Hall on March 28 to mourn four drivers who have committed suicide...
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Tax To-Do List
Lista de tareas pendientes de impuestos

No deje que sus impuestos hagan las cosas tóxicas. El Departamento de Impuestos y Finanzas del Estado de Nueva York ofrece algunos consejos...
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Is Mom Depressed?
¿Mamá está deprimida?

California is set to vote on a bill that would mandate screening for maternal depression during pregnancy and after birth. It has unleashed...
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The Kids are Alright
Los niños están bien

"Los niños ahora aman el lujo. Tienen malos modales, desprecio por la autoridad, muestran falta de respeto hacia los mayores y aman...
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Talking the Bronx – 03.14.18
Hablando del Bronx – 03.14.18

Dé la bienvenida a la nueva temporada en el centro Recreativo Williamsbridge Oval el sábado 31 de marzo de 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m...
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Putting our Heads Together
Juntando nuestras cabezas

It's bad out there. Even inveterate optimists cannot deny the turmoil and trouble. At the same time, I cannot help but celebrate...
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Transit Torment
Tormento de tránsito

It’s a grim diagnosis. Healthcare workers are facing the worst commutes of any industry in New York City, according to a new report from the Center...
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MTA bus service has lost 100 million trips since 2008: report
NY es la ciudad más lenta: informe

In the last eight years, the MTA bus system lost 100 million passenger trips, according to a new report from City Comptroller Scott Stringer...
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Protecting Net Neutrality
Proteger la neutralidad de la red

Civil rights advocates are sounding the alarm after Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Ajit Pai announced plans on November 21st...
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Talking Tech
Hablando de tecnología

Estas personas mayores están propagando sus OATS. Los Servicios de Tecnología para Adultos Mayores (OATS, por sus siglas en inglés) han...
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Going Natural
Volverse natural

Natural gas fuel provider Clean Energy Fuels Corp. has broken ground on a truck refueling station in Hunts Point. When completed in February...
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All doors, all aboard
Todas las puertas, todos a bordo

“I have been assaulted, I have been spit on.” Bus Operator James Fuller has weathered various ugly – and violent – encounters while on the job...
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Talking the Bronx – 10.18.17
Hablando del Bronx – 10.18.17

Wave Hill invites families and their young ones for a mythical workshop on Sun., Oct. 22nd from 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Guests will listen to stories of the...
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Talking the Bronx – 09.27.17
Hablando del Bronx – 09.27.17

Celebrate another year of the month long Bronx Zoo’s Boo at the Zoo starting on Sat., Sept. 30th. The annual tradition includes a range...
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NYPD help stations installed in four Bronx parks
Estaciones de ayuda del NYPD instaladas 

NYC Parks and the New York City Police Department have installed blue light emergency call boxes in four Bronx parks. As part of a pilot program...
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Lock in the Local
Enloquecido por lo local

Eating locally grown food is an important way to lessen your environmental impact. Buying from grocery stores that source from remote farms...
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Data Drain at DOE 
Fuga de datos en el DOE

It's gone from bad to worse. Though the city’s Department of Education (DOE) launched an initiative last year to bring a computer science...
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Uber charged with discrimination
Uber acusado de discriminación

Advocates for people with disabilities want Uber to comply with the law by providing more vehicles that are wheelchair accessible...
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By the Book
Al pie de la letra

A pair of South Bronx libraries is about to get a much-needed facelift. The New York Public Library (NYPL) has announced that the Hunts Point...
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Plan announced to overhaul MTA service
Se anuncia plan para mejorar el servicio

La MTA ha presentado una estrategia de gran alcance para abordar las principales causas de retrasos en el metro con el fin de mejorar la...
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Paving the Road for Economic Opportunity
Hacia la oportunidad económica

Para millones de personas en los cinco condados de la Ciudad de Nueva York, cada mañana comienza con un viaje esencial en autobús...
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Solar Standing
Postura solar

Son buscadores de sol. Equipos de Nueva York están participando en una competencia nacional que está en marcha para ampliar el acceso de...
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No cold start
No es un arranque en frío

The Indian Point nuclear power plant is slated to close by 2021, and a recent report says that electricity can be replaced with clean energy...
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‎Pressing for Protections
Presionando por protecciones

Ernesto Salazar se siente timado. El residente del Bronx ha sido empleado de lavado de autos desde que llegó de los Estados...
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Packing Power
Empacando energía

The sun is shining – and working – at Simpson. Urban Health Plan’s (UHP) facilities at Simpson Pavilion have been outfitted with a new...
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Game On
¡A jugar!

Now you can now turn fantasy into reality. Virtual reality, that is. This spring, Lehman College, of the City University of New York...
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Food in a flash
Aumentando acceso al alimento

Obtener comestibles pronto podría ser facilísimo. El Departamento de Agricultura de los Estados Unidos (USDA, por sus siglas en inglés)...
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Digital Diaspora
Diáspora digital

Es un plan de estudios de ilusionismo. Lehman College, de la City University of New York (CUNY, por sus siglas en inglés), se ha asociado...
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Linking in for a lift up
Conectados por una mejora

In the Bronx, one in four households currently does not have Internet access. But now, thousands of Bronx families living in public housing are about...
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Park on the Move
Estacionamiento en marcha

Lose the loose change. The days of scrambling for quarters to feed parking meters appear to be at an end, as the city has introduced a system that...
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No Brakes on the Bikes
Sin freno

Es azul para todos los condados. El presidente del Comité de Transporte del Ayuntamiento está abogando por que el dinero de los...
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Talking the Bronx – 11.30.16
Hablando del Bronx – 11.30.16

Sedgwick Library invites teens to the Hour of Code on Tues., Dec. 5th, and Wed., Dec. 7th from 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. and on Thurs., Dec. 8th...
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Consumer Caution
Precauciones para los consumidores

Esta es la temporada no sólo para pescar ofertas en línea, sino para que los estafadores y los ladrones de identidad hagan de las suyas...
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The Future of Foster
El futuro del cuidado temporal

Hack to help. New York City will host its first hackathon event designed to support more than 9,000 youth currently in foster care...
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