What to Expect From the NYC Tech Scene in 2016
By Christine Lagorio-Chafkin
Not so long ago, as 2012 turned into 2013–back when the Harlem Shake was a thing and Jennifer Lawrence was about to trip at the Oscars–New York City only knew of unicorns from tales of the West. While Silicon Valley was already super startup-exuberant and starting to fret about another bubble, New York was still trying to stand up tall and talk a big game. Its startups were scrappy and optimistic. But plenty of them were still feeling pressure to move to the Bay Area.