The Wall Street Journal announced the 24 startups chosen to participate in 'WSJ Startup of the Year,' an episodic video documentary. The series matches the 24 startups with global business leaders and influencers, and tracks their progress from startup to success over the course of five months. MyCityWay is one of the participating companies.Read More +
NYCEDC's Executive Vice President Benjamin Branham cited MyCityWay as a past success story to come from NYC BigApps.Read More +
MyCityWay serves as a portable guide to your city, letting you search for restrooms, street eats, Wi-Fi, ATMs, parking and more.Read More +
By tapping into mobile wallets as identity carriers, brick and mortar retailers can create a more personalized relationship with each customer, serendipitously bringing relevant conversations, content and offers (not advertising, but offers).Read More +
There are four key questions that advertisers need to ask before they advertise on the mobile channel.Read More +
The XO Tablet from One Laptop Per Child, available June 1st, will come pre-loaded with books and apps, including MyCityWay.Read More +
A stunning view of the Hudson River creates an incredible background for the events held at the MyCityWay office. The employees enjoy unique perks including happy hours, a "Ping Pong Championship of the World" tournament, and an enviable interior design element.Read More +
One of the more interesting features of the Tribeca Film Festival app that should be a part of every major event is powered in part by MyCityWay. New York City has plenty to explore around the fest and the added "Our City Guide" pinpoints those pesky little necessities like parking, public restrooms, eating spots and trains.Read More +
MyCityWay is a real time app designed to transform your hand held device into a mega-utility tool for navigating the urban scene.Read More +
Since launching in December 2009, city guide app developer MyCityWay has been providing users with tools to help them navigate their space, from mass transit reports and news to weather and event listings. Originally conceived as a standalone app, MyCityWay's evolved into a platform that has been used by brands like BMW and the Macy's Thanksgiving Parade. Now, MyCityWay is teaming up with the New York Daily News—its first U.S. publishing partner—on a new app that will integrate the newspaper's expansive local coverage.Read More +
Going out to dinner? The free News app can point you to the nearest subway that will get you there. Need your Knicks fix? Get the latest sports news and scores. Wonder what the stars have in store for you? Read your horoscope in a tap.Read More +
The iPad has revolutionized the way many travelers work and relax in hotels since Apple started selling it three years ago. So, with the device's third birthday in mind, Hotel Check-In asked a variety of travelers and hotel industry workers to identify the top ways that the iPad and tablet computers have changed the lodging experience.Read More +
As marketing evolves,there are five things advertisers need to do to stay relevant.Read More +
I have said this many times, began Sonpreet Bhatia, Co-Founder and COO of MyCityWay. “If you have a vision and are passionate about solving a problem, just start now. There is no better time.Read More +
Digital allows brands to create a personalized interface to deliver a message at the right time, at the right location. And when you are able to tie the physical world to digital, a brand's message becomes that much more powerful.Read More +
Sure, you live in New York or Chicago or Los Angeles -- but do you really know the city? Sometimes it takes an urban guide to show you the ropes and get you to places you've never been to or heard of. That's where MyCityWay comes in. The app tells you about new restaurants, shops, bars, events, nearby Wi-Fi hotspots, local news and traffic information, making it a perfect companionRead More +
New York is known for high front-collision alerts. No kidding. In "10 tips for Driving in Manhattan" posted on the blog at city guide MyCityWay, number four is "Taxi Drivers Don't Care." The blog also warns that despite laws requiring passengers to exit on the street side, "the occasional idiot will swing his door open into traffic."Read More +
Join Dana Todd, SVP Marketing and Business Development, Performics; Jon Wegman, VP, Planning & Strategy, Performics; Puneet Mehta, Co-Founder and CEO, MyCityWay and Kevin Swanepoel, President, The One Club, for a lively discussion on social engagement in an increasingly connected landscape.Read More +
The seventh annual AlwaysOn OnMedia Top Private Companies list will be announced on Tuesday, February 19, 2013.Read More +
"The Facebook Card is a good product that could help the company move beyond the virtual environment where it largely operates today and into the physical world", said Puneet Mehta, CEO of location-based app developer MyCityWay.
By Puneet Mehta, CEO, MyCityWay “In the future,” Andy Warhol famously said, “everyone will be famous for 15 minutes.” Well, that future has already come and gone. We now live in the next future -- the one where everyone pays attention for 15 seconds.Read More +
Puneet Mehta is co-founder and CEO of MyCityWay, a mobile application powered by BMWi Ventures, based in New York. "Every subject has various sources of information, colored in various shades of opinion, just a mouse-click or finger-swipe away," says Mehta. The core skill needed to manage all of this data, he says, is: "Knowing exactly where to cast your net into this ocean of data, then throwing away much of what you catch and looking only at a small portion to make sense out of it."Read More +
The New Year is upon us, the fiscal cliff has been averted (kind of) and as always, people are resolving to make financial and professional improvements to their lives. To do that, many are targeting the startup world as their next career stop.Read More +
MyCityWay is an urban guide that can unveil the hidden gems of a city's shopping, food and music scenes. Plus it will help you get from point A to point B.Read More +
XO Learning System Debuts at CES XO Major Learning Partners Include Sesame Street, MyCityWay, Common Sense Media and Little Pim VIVITAR, a Sakar Company, is Strategic Partner and First Licensee for XO Tablet in U.S. Market
One Laptop per Child Association (OLPCA), the world-renowned project to provide a modern education to children through a connected computing device, announced today that it will introduce at CES three new products. OLPCA will unveil for the first time the XO Learning System, an Android compatible software suite for child-centric learning, which is available by license to computer manufacturers, governments, NGOs and content providers such as book publishers.
New York City's NYC BigApps Competition has been a pioneer in encouraging developers to build apps and even businesses based on municipal data; today success stories include MyCityWay and Roadify.Read More +
It is the second skill-statistical programming/analysis-that tends to get the most focus and companies are eager to find competent "data scientists." But, he notes: "There is a well-documented shortage of data scientists and there will continue to be for the near future."
Puneet Mehta is co-founder and CEO of MyCityWay, a mobile application powered by BMWi Ventures, based in New York. "Every subject has various sources of information, colored in various shades of opinion, just a mouse-click or finger-swipe away," says Mehta.
MyCityWay is a fast-growing company that develops innovative, technology-driven, design-first solutions at the intersection of mobile, social and big data. We're rethinking how people and brands exchange value - from apps-based relationship management to mobile commerce to next-generation organic advertising.
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MyCityWay is an award-winning tech company based in the West Village in New York City. We produce self-learning, highly personalized mobile interfaces and apps which guide residents and visitors through their daily experiences in cities across the world. Our enterprise platform delivers unique mobile solutions, highly targeted engagement and monetization for major brands in media, auto, travel, real estate and events. If you have any queries or questions regarding MyCityWay, please drop us a line and we will get in touch with you shortly.