Tech City guide: New York

What the Bay Area has in start-up culture, New York makes up for in business acumen.

From fintech to adtech and edtech to proptech, the Big Apple has an edge as technology platforms, software systems and innovations become increasingly integrated into existing sectors.

And the second-biggest tech market in the US has given its West Coast rival a run for its money when it comes to diversity.

Between 2009 and 2014, New York City had the largest number of companies with a female founder of any location in the