Booker, the cloud-based service management startup formerly known as GramercyOne, has closed a $27.5 million funding round.
One of New York's most prominent "big data"-focused investors, Matt Turck, has joined First Mark Capital as a managing director.
New York City Mayor Bloomberg, who describes himself as an "entrepreneur" first and foremost on Twitter, is launching a new initiative to support local tech startups.
NYU will create a Center for Data Science composed of faculty from across the university and will offer a variety of graduate-degree programs to its students.
Uber's CEO, Travis Kalanick, made a public appearance this weekend to make one thing very clear. He is not worried.