Lucy the Elephant: This 65 foot tall, wooden elephant was built in 1881 by inventor and engineer, James Vincent de Paul Lafferty, Jr. She served as a summer home in 1902 and later as a tavern. She was designated a National Historic Landmark in 1976 and has since been fully restored. Exit 36.

CXD Sponsors First Annual NYTC Holiday Party

From the New Jersey Web Designers

Dec 15, 2004

Cyber X Designs is happy to be partnering with NYPHP and NYC*BUG and several other sponsors to organize the first New York Technical Community Holiday Party on December 15, 2004.

This party provides a chance for people interested in computer technology to connect with colleagues and share experiences with others in the industry. Publishers, leading hardware / software vendors, and local businesses and organizations will be there, providing giveaways, presentations, and meetings. It is a free night of presentations from top authors and speakers. By uniting diverse skills and interests, open source professionals, IT managers, and top authors and speakers, this event begins a new era in technical, business, and social networking.

The event will be held Wednesday, December 15th, 2004 from 6:30PM to 10:30PM at an exlusive lounge in Manhattan. Visit nytchp.org for more information.


The NYTCHP was a resounding success! With over 600 RSVPs, the place was soon packed with some of the most interesting and accomplished technical professionals in the New York Metro area. Food, drink, networking and give-aways that included and iPod and a Nvidia graphics card were enjoyed by all.

If you missed this party, please join us next year! We will post information about it on CXD, so keep an eye out!

Exit 16W: New Jersey has the most diners in the world and is sometimes referred to as the diner capital of the world. What else is near Exit 16W?