New York City recently announced NYC BigApps 2013, the fourth annual installment of their open competition to create new and innovative technologies while promoting government transparency. Here at Undercurrent, we’re taking NYC BigApps as an opportunity to envision and rapidly prototype some potential solutions. This is our second installment (1st here) of envisioning and rapidly prototyping potential digital solutions for NYC’s fourth annual BigApps competition.
An influx of new technology has made hardware startups far more attractive and less daunting to new entrepreneurs. Get ready for the next wave of startups that manipulate atoms instead of bits.
In light of Internet Week and Walkabout NYC, Undercurrent’s office has been buzzing about local startups. The roster of tech startups that are opening their doors on 5/18 are a familiar ilk: SaaS companies, apps, and e-commerce sites.