New York City

NYC Launches U.S.’s First Public-Funded Ads Supporting Gender Identity Bathroom Use

New York City finds no shortage of reasons to pat itself on the back, but the city's groundbreaking ad campaign for transgender bathroom rights actually justifies it.

My Year in Food: a Photo Essay of New York’s Culinary Hot Spots

Some people say grace before a meal. I have a similar ritual before chowing down, as do so many others in this social media age: I take pictures of my […]

No Packing. No Lines. This Startup Wants to Shake Up Holiday Shipping by Coming to You

There's a lot to look forward to during the holiday season, but waiting in a long line to ship your presents isn't one of them.

This Clever Seamless Campaign Uses Witty One-Liners to Tap Into How New Yorkers Eat

Stroll into an office lobby in New York right around noon on a weekday, and you'll find a sea of bags waiting for hungry workers. Delivery website Seamless has taken off across the country, on college campuses and in major cities—especially New York City, where people are always on the move and always hungry for some delivery.

NYC Phone Booths Will Become Free WiFi Kiosks

The unused and faintly depressing husks of pay phones around the city will soon be re-animated as WiFi kiosks. 

Ad of the Day: A Beautiful Airline Spot Celebrates the Sibling Cities of New York and Paris

Paris and New York. As two of the world's cultural epicenters—and, among a certain set, the cultural epicenters—the cities are constantly being compared in terms of everything from fashion and food to art and attitude.

And Here’s What Happens When a White Guy Walks the Streets of NYC for 10 Hours

If you haven't seen the video of the woman walking down the street getting harassed by gawking dudes in New York City, you should probably check it out. It's truly a despicable display of shameful behavior.

NYC Tourism Campaign Wants Locals to ‘See Your City’

NYC & Company, the marketing and tourism arm of New York City, is setting its sights on New Yorkers, urging them to get out of the house and explore the city's five boroughs.

White Castle Is NYC’s Cleanest Food Chain

When it comes to choosing fast food, cleanliness is a major factor.

New York City’s Large Soda Ban Is Dead

An attempt to revive New York City's ban on sodas exceeding 16 ounces was struck down by the New York State Court of Appeals today, upholding the rulings of two lower courts by a 4-to-2 vote.