Technology

An NYPD officer wearing a department-issued body camera.
The company that makes the cameras already offers the feature – the police just don’t use it.
A new City Council proposal hopes to introduce more technological expertise to city government.
Two New York City lawmakers are launching a moonshot bid to introduce more technological expertise to city government.
Mayor Bill de Blasio
NYC mayor joins ranks of lawmakers using a disappearing messaging service.
Will congestion pricing happen in New York?
Governor Cuomo expressed doubt about passing the Manhattan vehicle tolling plan.
Micah Kotch
First Read Tech talks to Micah Kotch, managing director at Urban-X.
Airbnb
There might be an end in sight for one conflict between NYC and Airbnb.
Former presidential candidate Andrew Yang.
Will the former presidential candidate make a run for City Hall?
New York Attorney General Letitia James
A U.S. District Judge gave the go-ahead to the Spring and T-Mobile merger.
Shaun Stewart
First Read Tech talks to CEO of New Lab, Shaun Stewart.
Facial recognition technologies are receiving criticism.
The New York-based start up is receiving demands to stop using data from other platforms.
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