the startup rundown
HILL COUNTRY. Made in NY: Austin will celebrate New York based tech startups at South by Southwest on March 11 from 6 p.m. to 12 a.m. at the Fast Company Grill at Cedar Door in the Texas Capital. The event will be hosted by Gust, and the New York Tech Meetup and will be attended Read More
The Start-Up Rundown
Here’s your week in New York start-ups:
TELL ME A STORY… ABOUT THAT BAGEL SHOP: Broadcastr, the location-based storytelling social network from Brooklyn-based Electric Literature, drops its Android app at long last today. You can now stream nearby stories as you walk through the city using GeoPlay–and New York is possibly the only city where the number of stories is dense enough to do that, so take advantage.
Broadcastr, the audio social network from the bookish start-up Electric Literature, just inked a deal with Oxygen Media.
“I’m a bit of a klutz, and I was working at the Metropolitan Opera opening gala at Lincoln Center,” a stranger’s voice says in your ear. You’re walking down Broadway, passing Lincoln Center.
You don’t know the man, but he lives in your city. He’s telling you a story.