Technology

Reality writes: Classic literature, now augmented

By GREGORY ZELLER // Picture this: Two Adelphi University computer-science seniors (now graduates) have turned an interactive poetry project into its own augmented reality, complete with massive commercial and educational upsides. These are both literal and literary truths for Fabliha Hossain and Victoria Grinthal, who were seniors during the Spring 2020 semester, when mathematics and computer science professor Lee Stemkoski connected them with Adelphi alumna (and established digital content creator) Shoshanah Tarkow. Tarkow had shown…

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Suffolk: Something co-working at Wyandanch Rising

By GREGORY ZELLER // The retail side of the Wyandanch Rising redevelopment project isn’t ascending as quickly as the residential side – but the imbalance has created a unique workforce-development opportunity, and Suffolk County is looking to pounce. The county on Friday applied to the Long Island Regional Economic Development Council for funding to open a technology-focused co-working operation in the Town of Babylon’s ambitious Wyandanch redevelopment project, a smart growth-fueled, mixed-use remaking of 142…