Apple today named eight app and game developers receiving an Apple Design Award, each one selected for being thoughtful and creative. Apple Design Award winners bring distinctive new ideas to life and demonstrate deep masteryof Apple technology. The apps spring up from developers large and small, in every part ofContinue Reading

This year, LGBTQIA+ people and allies all over the world are reflecting on the Stonewall Riots, and how those five nights of unrest galvanized the LGBTQIA+ rights movement as we know it today. Here in New York City, many will engage with that history by visiting the site of theContinue Reading

Lou Diamond Phillips, ICE-T, Brian Evans, Carrot Top, and “Breaking Bad” star RJ Mitte all participate in new soccer music video to be distributed throughout the futbol community. ( – In the first-ever jazz “big band” song to be recorded about the international sport of soccer (called “futbol” throughout the restContinue Reading

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today directed the State Department of Health to investigate the potential COVID-19 exposure at a high school graduation ceremony in Westchester County after an individual who had recently traveled to Florida and attended the ceremony subsequently began showing symptoms and tested positive for COVID-19. Since then, four more individuals who attended theContinue Reading

NYC Pride announces its Grand Marshals, performers, and hosts for a WABC Channel 7 Pride broadcast special on Sunday, June 28, 2020, from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm. This year marks the 50th anniversary of the first Pride March held in 1970, and though it will be a very differentContinue Reading

( The first Pride was a riot . It was a riot against police harassment and violence towards the LGBTQ+ community, a riot led in part by trans women of color . This history feels especially pertinent today, as Pride month coincides with massive, country-wide protests against police violence perpetrated against Black people. Today,Continue Reading

Microsoft to continue to support customers online, with retail team members working remotely and at Microsoft corporate locations REDMOND, Wash. — June 26, 2020 — Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) (“Microsoft”) today announced a strategic change in its retail operations, including closing Microsoft Store physical locations. The company’s retail team members will continue to serveContinue Reading