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Cornell NYC Tech

Cornell Tech grads solve problems large and small

Have you ever had a wonderfully delicious meal, perfect atmosphere and magnificent server, only to wait what seems like an endless amount of time to get your check?
 
Two Cornell Tech students have devised a nearly instant method to pay the dinner tab via a cellphone while avoiding the process of dividing the bill, calculating a tip and dealing with credit card paperwork. The program, called “juju,’’ also incorporates coupons and customer surveys as a benefit to the restaurant and diner for future visits.
 
“Juju” was one of six exploratory startup projects showcased May 16 during Cornell Tech’s third Open Studio at the school’s temporary campus in Google’s New York City building. It was presented by Alex Wolff and Robert Parks, among 11 Cornell Tech students receiving an M.Eng. in computer science.
 
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Latest News on Campus

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Have you ever had a wonderfully delicious meal, perfect atmosphere and magnificent server, only to wait what seems like an …
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The Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management at Cornell announced today (July 22) a new MBA program at Cornell …
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On May 8, with final approval from the New York City Council, Cornell NYC Tech completed the land use review process for …
The Cornell NYC Tech project has received conditional approval from a key player in the city's development process: …
On Monday, just one year after Cornell won its bid to build a tech campus in New York City, Cornell Tech welcomes its …
As students returned to a snowy Ithaca campus Monday, their counterparts at Cornell Tech attended the first day of classes …
Manhattan Community Board 8 approved Cornell Tech's Roosevelt Island campus plan Dec. 19 as part of New York City's public …
Rajit Manohar, professor of electrical and computer engineering, has been named associate dean for academic affairs for …
Cornell NYC Tech has entered the seven-month land use review process for its new Roosevelt Island campus, slated to open …
As a result of a partnership between the University and the U.S. Department of Commerce, Cornell-NYC Tech students will …
Three of world's leading tech entrepreneurs will provide guidance to university leadership, helping to shape the vision …
As other universities and institutions — namely, New York University and Columbia University — develop plans to launch New …
New York City Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg and Cornell today announced that applications for admission are being accepted …
Deborah Estrin’s resume reads like the perfect addition to a multibillion dollar project that many hope will transform New …
Innovative. Entrepreneurial. Collaborative. And, of course, a computer science whiz. These are the characteristics …
CornellNYC Tech is now accepting applications for its first class of full-time students, the University announced …
Cornell has named Sharon Marine, associate dean for external relations at the Stanford Graduate School of Business, as …
Greg Pass '97, former chief technology officer for Twitter and a leading tech entrepreneur, has been named the founding …
President David Skorton touted the benefits of the University's agreement with Google to temporarily host the school’s …
After competitively screening close to 40 of the top architecture firms in the world, the University announced Tuesday …
In December 2011, Cornell learned it had won an intensely fought competition to build an applied sciences and engineering …
Cornell University announced today the shortlist of six renowned architectural firms for the planned CornellNYC Tech …
Cornell is committed to working with local community groups on Roosevelt Island as the CornellNYC Tech campus takes shape, …
Andrew C. Winters, founding director of New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg's Office of Capital Project Development, will …
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New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg will deliver the convocation address to this year’s graduating seniors, the Class of …
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President David Skorton and Provost Kent Fuchs joined New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg today in announcing that Daniel P. …
Prof. Daniel Huttenlocher, dean of computing and information sciences, was named the vice provost and dean of the …
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In the Media

Next spring, the university's Johnson Graduate School of Management will launch a one-year M.B.A. designed to give …
Joining a club that already includes Cornell University, New York University and Columbia University, Carnegie Mellon …
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Coming soon to Roosevelt Island, Mike Bloomberg’s $2 billion “genius” engineering school will almost certainly recast New …
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A panel discussing Cornell Tech, organized by the New York City Health Business Leaders (@NYCHBL), focused on its structure.
Deborah Estrin, a Professor at Cornell Tech, is a pioneer in the field of embedded network sensing, which connects a …
On June 25th, the day before I flew off to California for my creative break, I heard Deborah Estrin speak at the Google …
Bloomberg also announced a new degree program at Cornell University's 'genius school' to feed talent to the industry.
The city's new engineering school is launching a dual-degree program in collaboration with major media and tech companies.
Program Will Train Technologists and Entrepreneurs to Drive Digital Transformation of the Media Industry. Leading media …
The announcement also included the launch of Cornell NYC Tech's degree program in Connective Media, a two-year masters …
After a global competition, Cornell-Technion was chosen to build a new campus on Roosevelt Island, while NYU and Columbia …
In addition to the media center, Mayor Michael Bloomberg announced a first-of-its-kind duel degree plan through Cornell …
At the launch, Bloomberg also announced a new, two-year master's degree in Connective Media at Cornell NYC Tech, the …
NYC really is a model for a modern, tech-literate city. It’s got connectivity covered (a program to roll out WiFi in …
It seems inevitable, but some IT experts are now claiming that "small data" analysis is the next big buzzword because it …
The Bloomberg administration has invested more than $3.5 million during the past five years to help incubators develop an …
Daniel Huttenlocher, the dean and vice provost of Cornell University’s new New York City technology campus, said consumers …
Next month a new Obama-administration policy will give the public greater access to research funded by the federal …
One-year MBA programmes are gaining popularity in America. Cornell’s Johnson School of Management’s existing one-year …
Taking a page from Mayor Bloomberg, Bill Thompson on Monday unveiled a series of proposals that he says will encourage …
Cornell University is launching a master's in business administration degree program out of the school's New York City …
Cornell’s new tech campus on New York City’s Roosevelt Island will offer an MBA program designed to bridge the worlds of …
When Daniel Huttenlocher returned to teach at Cornell in 2002 after a spell working at a California start-up, he insisted …
Deputy Mayor Bob Steel and Seth Pinsky, president of the city’s Economic Development Corporation, launched a competition …
A DOZEN years ago I wrote a column not exactly endorsing Michael Bloomberg for mayor (columnists don’t endorse) but …
Israel is the world's second-largest destination for hi-tech venture capital, after Silicon Valley. Often called the …
School’s out, but summer ain’t just about patios and beach days if Cornell NYC Tech has anything to do with it. They’ve …
Forest City Ratner wins the preliminary nod to oversee construction of the first two buildings that will rise on Roosevelt …
As the inaugural class at Cornell NYC Tech wraps up its first semester, we checked in with the school's founding dean Dan …
Two Cornell University alumni—Qualcomm co-founder Irwin Jacobs and his wife, Joan—have provided a critical boost to the …
New York City’s plan to establish a world-class applied sciences university received a major boost on Monday with the …
If all the hopes and hype are warranted, a nondescript third-floor loft in the Chelsea neighborhood of Manhattan offers a …
Their curriculum devotes months to helping a company solve a current technological challenge. Their progress is supervised …
With Cornell University and Technion’s $2 billion Roosevelt Island technology school poised to be the biggest development …
Plans for the $2 billion education/research complex on Roosevelt Island win near-unanimous backing from area's community …
Last night, the campus plan got the official a-okay from Manhattan Community Board 8, clearing its first hurdle.
Of all Mike Bloomberg’s many initiatives to turn New York into the Silicon Valley of the 21st century, one stands out as …