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02.04.16
NYC's parking meters are getting a big upgrade this year
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NYC's parking meters are getting a big upgrade this year

Mayor de Blasio says Gotham's 85,000 parking meters will be updated to accept phone-based payments.

By T. Seppala,   02.04.16
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01.27.16
New York City won't let you take 'hoverboards' on the subway
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New York City won't let you take 'hoverboards' on the subway

The MTA has banned the self-balancing scooters in buses, trains and stations.

By J. Fingas,   01.27.16
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01.09.16
New York City's whole subway system gets WiFi in 2016
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New York City's whole subway system gets WiFi in 2016

You'll get internet access in every station before the end of the year, and smartphone payments may come next.

By J. Fingas,   01.09.16
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01.05.16
500 of NYC's free WiFi kiosks will be installed by July
01.05.16

500 of NYC's free WiFi kiosks will be installed by July

With 'at least' 4,550 scheduled to go online by 2020.

By T. Seppala,   01.05.16
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12.30.15
Politicians are trying to legalize 'hoverboards' in New York
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Politicians are trying to legalize 'hoverboards' in New York

"We want to make sure that if anyone is riding them, that they're not violating the law."

By N. Summers,   12.30.15
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12.28.15
New York City's public WiFi hotspots are being installed
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New York City's public WiFi hotspots are being installed

You'll still have to wait a few weeks to use them.

By B. Steele,   12.28.15
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12.02.15
Half of Airbnb's New York City hosts are breaking the law
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Half of Airbnb's New York City hosts are breaking the law

You're not supposed to rent your whole apartment in New York, but many Airbnb renters do it anyway.

By J. Fingas,   12.02.15
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