Technology

Bitfinex.
New York Attorney General Letitia James announced that her office obtained a court order against iFinex.
Rep. Peter King.
Rep. Peter King is facing backlash for blocking people on Facebook.
John Paul Farmer.
Mayor Bill de Blasio has appointed former Microsoft executive and Obama adviser, John Paul Farmer, to the post of chief technology officer.
A magnifying glass looking at the census
The industry has joined Democrats in vocal opposition to the Census 2020 question.
There's no need to be concerned with facial recognition technology being used in the subways, according to the MTA.
Questions about facial recognition technology are continuing to crop up.
A Charter Spectrum van parked on the streets of Manhattan.
Charter will pay an additional $12 million to expand broadband in underserved areas.
Lyft.
The tech company sued New York City to block a new law mandating minimum wage requirements for app-based ride hail drivers.
Better cell service in the subway may not be that far away.
Transit Wireless announced that it is launching a digital media business and will be offering new products and services to public places and transit systems, including the New York City subway.
Julie Samuels, executive director of Tech:NYC.
Tech:NYC’s new PAC could signal an eagerness for New York’s growing tech sector to take its voice back.
The Nissan IMx Kuro electric concept car has an autonomous drive mode.
Autonomous vehicles are getting more advanced. Are they ready for New York?
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