Tag Archives: Technology

The Geek Gang
La banda geek

Esta escuadra callejera tenía un juego. La feria se extendió sobre Union Square el jueves 13 de octubre, y ofreció más que comida...
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Teen Spirit on Set
Adolescentes en acción

Muchas cosas sorprendieron a Sundari Sheldon-Collins a principios del verano mientras trabajaba en el Jardín Botánico de Nueva York...

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No Joke with Pokémon Go
Le dicen ¡No! A Pokémon Go

It's the game of phones. Since its release in early July, the virtual reality game Pokémon Go has sent scores of New Yorkers...
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Air Award
Premio de aire

The Bronx can breathe easier. A local researcher has been awarded a $4.2 million grant from the National Institutes of Health...
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Turning Out Latino Youth Vote? There’s an App for That
¿Buscando participación electoral juvenil latina? Ya hay una aplicación para eso

Immigrants have a lot at stake in this year's presidential campaign, and a new smartphone app aims to help get out the vote on...
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Charge in the Park
Carga en el parque

Fun – and fuel – in the sun. This summer, more New Yorkers will be able to surf the web and juice up their phones at public parks.
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“Smart” in the Park
“Inteligencia” en el parque

Ahora puede cargarlo mientras visita el parque. Si nota nuevos aparatos en Highbridge Park este verano que parecen parrillas para asar, no se...
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Fend off Fraud
Defiéndase del fraude

Los ladrones de identidad utilizan cada vez más los dispositivos conocidos como "skimmers", los cuales se adhieren a los cajeros automáticos o...
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Linked in loss
Ligadas en el lamento

Sofia Russo endured another painful Mother’s Day this year. The memory of her young daughter’s death after being struck by a...
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Dial “S” for Strike
Marque “H” para huelga

Estos trabajadores se quedan en las líneas. Más de 36,000 empleados de Verizon han colgado y se han unido a los piquetes, optando...
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Vital for Veterans
Vital para los Veteranos

Ahora hay una aplicación también para eso. Una nueva aplicación gratuita para su celular ofrecida por el estado busca ayudar a...
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Cheering the charter
Un nuevo curso

Mientras el gigante de la comunicación de banda ancha Charter Communications se prepara para seguir adelante con la adquisición de Time Warner Cable...
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Turning to texts
Activando con texto

Envíelo por mensaje de texto. Por primera vez los legisladores de la ciudad están considerando la implementación de un sistema que permita...
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Power of the Pioneer
Poder Pionero

Much has been said about Hispanic youths in the United States, as Latinos ranks among the “youngest” groups in the nation. However, little has been said about...
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The new Girl Code
La nueva programación de chicas

Though Jourdann Fraser is a rising senior, she’s also already a graduate. The Democracy Prep Charter High School student from the Bronx was recently honored with her peers as graduates of a summer immersion program hosted by Girls Who Code....
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Commerce at the curb
Comercio en la acera

Imagine driving to buy an item at a large retail store, and being able to pick up that purchase without battling crowds, waiting in lengthy checkout lines, or even needing to park your car....
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Sigh in the sky
Suspiro en el cielo

The skyline will not rise in the west. LG Electronics USA and environmental and local advocacy organizations, who had been locked in disagreement – and a legal battle – over the company’s new North American headquarters in New Jersey...
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Summer of STEM
Verano de ‘STEM’

Solicitudes para ‘NYC SUMMER STEM 2015’, un nuevo programa para proveerle a los estudiantes que acaban de completar los grados 2, 7 y 10 con instrucción STEM de alta calidad, gratis y todo el día, ahora están siendo aceptadas...
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Hot at Home
Wi-fi en casa

Olivia Techuatl estaba emocionada. La madre de tres hijos recientemente visitó la sucursal de Mott Haven de la Biblioteca Pública...
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“I’m good at what I do”
“Soy bueno en lo que hago”

Residents have a greater opportunity to prepare for information technology (IT) careers, thanks to a partnership in the borough between two IT industry firms.
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Sharing with Shoutloc
Compartiendo con Shoutloc

Leo Gjoni was understandably upset when thieves broke into his family’s Pelham Bay home two years ago. Police said there’d been a rash of area robberies...
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Bridge in the Bronx

The last decade has seen an upsurge in innovative companies and start-ups transforming many areas of New York, notably Brooklyn’s Navy Yard and Dumbo neighborhoods. These communities – once considered downtrodden – are now vital seed beds for young businesses and opportunistic entrepreneurs.

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Talking the Bronx 11.19.14
Hablando del Bronx 11.19.14

The Bronx Arts Ensemble and Singers present a holiday concert with music for St. Nicholas on Sat., Dec.11th and Sun., Dec. 12th. The concert is free, but space is limited and tickets are required...
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Talking the Bronx 10.29.14
Hablando del Bronx 10.29.14

On Sun., Nov. 2nd, join Wave Hill's long-time partner and exclusive caterer Great Performances’ brunch presentation in historic Armor Hall. The meal will feature...
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Subspecialty Medicine: An Essential Tool

Subespecialidades médicas: escenciales para el cuidado

Subespecialidades médicas: escenciales para el cuidado

El Hospital Lincoln en el Sur de El Bronx ha inaugurado una renovada y ampliada clínica de subespecialidades médicas, especializada en seis áreas de cuidado de salud de alta prioridad.
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Tune in, tech-free
Sintonizar sin tecnología

According to the American Academy of Pediatrics, children are spending an average of seven hours a day watching...
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Raving on robots
Delirando robots

The trio could not stop gawking and giggling. But Anjeliqe Martínez, Yaritza Montiel and Melvin Estudillo, all seventh graders at HS/MS 223 in the South Bronx, could hardly be blamed...
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Boost for BCC
Un impulso para BCC

El Bronx Community College (BCC) fue recientemente galardonado con la subvención CUNY 2020 Challenge que busca una mayor investigación y capacitación en los esfuerzos ecológicos, financiando instalaciones renovadas...
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Immigration in the Information Age

In an effort to create dialogue on immigration reform, FWD.us held a panel to discuss New York State’s immigration issues on Wed., July 23rd. FWD.us is an organization focused on engaging the tech community to advocate for immigration reform. The event was co-sponsored by...

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The Fix It Crew
El equipo reparación

Todo comenzó con un bip. Una franquicia basada en el Bronx de 12 tiendas de reparación electrónica fundada hace casi dos décadas, empezó como una tienda de beepers...
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Wanna blog?
¿Desea bloguear?

When we launched Young Urban Moms (YUM), we knew we wanted to make a difference for young moms on a global...
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Doodle 4 Google Scholarship Competition

Students have just two weeks left for submissions in the “Doodle 4 Google” 2014 Scholarship Competition. Artists have a chance to win a $30,000 college scholarship and a $50,000 technology grand for their school, along with having their winning artwork displayed on Google’s homepage logo for millions...

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In hot water
En aguas calientes

On the roof of Saint Mary’s Recreation Center at 450 Saint Ann’s Avenue are rows and rows of glass tubes, glinting in the sun. They serve a dual purpose...
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Juegos de trabajo
Games of work

Dos estudiantes de secundaria del Bronx acaban de lograr su trabajo ideal-probar juegos para Nickelodeon. En el Bronx Tech Meetup...
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Digital roadshow, memory slideshow
Espectáculo Digital Rodante, Dispositivas del Recuerdo

Lea Wolinetz slowly removed the aging black and white photograph from a folder in her handbag, and gingerly placed it on a table. The photo had...
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BronxNet and Pregones team up on production training

Bronxnet y Pregones inauguran nuevo entrenamiento de producción

Bronxnet y Pregones inauguran nuevo entrenamiento de producción

Los residentes del sur Bronx no tienen que viajar muy lejos para conseguir las habilidades de comunicación para producir sus propios... In-English

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