Wednesday lunchtime linkage

A Flatbush company is providing internet to the sea [Technical.ly]
New York politicians are in the pocket of Big Yogurt [Gawker]
Brooklyn is getting an Ace Hotel [Commercial Observer]
A tour of Greenpoint history [Greenpointers]
Coney Island gardeners put a brief halt to amphitheater construction [Sheepshead Bites]
What can New York learn about designing a city from Copenhagen? [Untapped Cities]
Amy Sohn says renting ain’t all that bad actually [BrickUnderground]