July 8, 2014
Mt. Sinai offers iPads to patients to track their stay
New York City-based Mt. Sinai Medical Center has begun offering iPads to patients to keep track of their hospital stay. The central feature of the app, Patient Itinerary, allows patients to stay informed about when they are scheduled for surgeries, lab tests, and consultations.
March 19, 2014
Lightt Brings Leading Mobile Video Platform to Android
Lightt, the mobile video creation and sharing platform, today announced the release of Lightt 1.0 for Android. Lightt is the easiest and best way yet to capture, shape and
February 12, 2014
BEYOND SCHOOL SUPPLIES: HOW DONORSCHOOSE IS CROWDSOURCING REAL EDUCATION REFORM
Every chance he gets, Charles Best, the founder of DonorsChoose.org, leafs through the carefully lettered, colorfully illustrated thank-you notes from public school students that arrive daily at the loft office he shares with his staff in the garment district of Manhattan.
January 28, 2014
Cancer Fight Steps Up in New York City
An influx of donations this month to support cancer research is positioning New York as a premier location for scientists at a time when major advances are happening in cancer treatment, but fewer public resources are available to study the deadly disease.
January 15, 2014
Once-hot ‘Instagram for video’ app Viddy sells for a fraction of its former value
The makers of Viddy, a once fast-growing app for recording and sharing short videos, sold their company today for a reported fraction of their former valuation.