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New York City Is the New Place to Be for Startups

Lindsey Smith

Silicon Valley, we all know, is the epicenter of the tech world. Google and Facebook call it home, along with thousands of other start-ups. And the talent pool, from elite schools is unmatched. But NYC is making a move to become a great tech city as well. In fact, over the last 10 yrs, venture capital deals have increased by 157% in the New York metro area, compared to 32% in Silicon Valley. One reason for the Big Apple's surge is its culture. New York, unlike any other city, is a melting pot.

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