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"MetroFocus: The Tech Economy" Full Episode

  • Aired: 06/25/2012
  • 26:47
  • Rating: NR
Inside the offices of Internet giant Google, start-up success story Tumblr, and an interview with the head of the NYC Economic Development Corporation. A Bronx-based non-profit bridges the "digital divide,” Albany expands its nanotechnology center, and a trip back in time to when New Jersey's Bell Labs led the world in tech innovation. Also, glimpses of the future from the World Science Festival.
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"MetroFocus: The Tech Economy" Full Episode
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MetroFocus examines New York's booming tech sector and its future.
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