New York

NY AG Seeks Overseer For Amazon Worker Safety

New York's attorney general asks US judge to appoint someone who will oversee worker safety at Amazon, and to force…

6 days ago

Google To Purchase NY Office Building For $2.1 Billion

Despite small numbers of office workers due to remote working, Google is to spend billions to acquire New York office…

3 months ago

Judge Deals Amazon Setback In New York Labour Row

US federal judge gives Amazon setback with ruling to move New York Attorney General lawsuit back to state court, amidst…

8 months ago

Samsung Mulls Four US Locations For $17bn Chip Factory – Report

Two sites in Arizona, one in New York and one is Texas being considered for new multi-billion dollar chip factory…

9 months ago

New York Sues Amazon Over Pandemic Protection For Workers

New York’s attorney general files lawsuit against e-commerce giant, alleging it failed to protect workers during pandemic

10 months ago

Alibaba Looks To Hong Kong For £16bn Secondary Share Offer

The Chinese e-commerce giant previously raised $25bn on the New York Stock Exchange in what is still the world's biggest-ever…

3 years ago

Amazon Ditches Plans For New York HQ2

Online giant cancels its plans to build campus in Queens, after tax break opposition and questions about unions

3 years ago

Amazon’s New York Headquarters Hits Surprise Roadblock

Political opposition to the company's plans for a second heaquarters in Queens unexpectedly gains ground over 'secretive' £2.3bn deal

3 years ago

Google To Splash Out $1bn On New Manhattan Campus

The search and advertising giant is looking to double its staff in the city to around 14,000

3 years ago

Amazon Selects New York, Virginia For HQ2

Go east! Amazon has headed to the US East coast and will split its second headquarters between two locations

3 years ago

How New York Envy Drives On-Demand Startups In Silicon Valley

San Francisco is the epicenter of the on-demand startups movement, but what's new in Fog City is old hat in…

6 years ago

Two Flights Have Run-Ins With Drones At New York JFK

Planes twice come within several hundred metres of collision with UAVs, according to FAA report

6 years ago

NYSE 4-Hour Blackout Caused by Technical Glitch

Yesterday's glitch threw Wall Street into one of the biggest blackouts ever experienced, but the outage was reportedly not a…

6 years ago

IBM Opens Watson HQ In York Ahead Of Global Expansion

New headquarters one of several new offices around the world as Watson also gets a host of new partners

7 years ago

New York Times Sowed Its Own Disaster

The Syrians hit the New York Times via Australia, but the newspaper had only itself to blame, says Sean Michael…

8 years ago

Did New York’s Hurricane Response Change Everything?

Hurricane Sandy got global warming on the agenda and highlighted data centre energy use, says Peter Judge

9 years ago

Fuel Buckets Keep New York Data Centre Live Through The Hurricane

Peer 1 remained online, thanks to a bucket brigade carrying fuel up 18 floors

9 years ago

Hurricane Sandy Takes Out Huffington Post, Gawker

New York-based servers are taken out by the Frankenstorm

9 years ago

Windows 8 Launch: Microsoft Unveils ‘Reimagined’ Operating System

Microsoft staged a massive launch party in New York City for the long-awaited public unveiling of Windows 8

9 years ago

Analyst And God Pour Cold Water On iPad 2 Release

As Apple fans queued in the rain, Forrester Research claimed an Amazon tablet would challenge iPad's lead

11 years ago