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Announcing: Tech in the Commons, a bootcamp for place-based nonprofits method

Mar. 20, 2017 12:15 pm

Announcing: Tech in the Commons, a bootcamp for place-based nonprofits

The free event series, supported by the Knight Foundation and organized by Generocity, will teach creative engagement via augmented and virtual reality, data storytelling, live video and social communications trends.
Play these 4 games that ‘resist oppressive authoritarianism in all its forms’ results

Mar. 16, 2017 12:18 pm

Play these 4 games that ‘resist oppressive authoritarianism in all its forms’

The projects came from local game developers at Philly Dev Night who took part in a week-long international game jam called #ResistJam.
View the percentage of vacant properties in each Philly neighborhood with this nifty tool method

Mar. 14, 2017 8:02 am

View the percentage of vacant properties in each Philly neighborhood with this nifty tool

An app from a handful of city departments allows you to find where vacant lots and buildings are and who owns them.
Juvenile Law Center staffers are working on a resource map for system-involved youth results

Mar. 7, 2017 7:35 am

Juvenile Law Center staffers are working on a resource map for system-involved youth

Youth Matters Philly will launch in April.
Climate Ventures 2.0 will pluck two startups from an IDEO hackathon next month method

Jan. 30, 2017 12:15 pm

Climate Ventures 2.0 will pluck two startups from an IDEO hackathon next month

There are 10 spots in the water and agriculture startup accelerator. Two of those spots will be ventures from an IDEO hackathon.
Predictive policing software is a small sliver of the police reform puzzle results

Jan. 30, 2017 7:51 am

Predictive policing software is a small sliver of the police reform puzzle

Nature.com takes a look at accountability and public safety outcomes in current crime-forecasting technology (and shouts out Azavea's HunchLab suite).
Code for Philly and Think Company took on this cancer data project for MLK Day method

Jan. 20, 2017 11:09 am

Code for Philly and Think Company took on this cancer data project for MLK Day

The combined coding teams joined up with Penn's genomics laboratory to work on Project Cognoma, an open source web app that analyzes cancer data.
This Philly startup helps you meet refugee aid workers’ needs method

Jan. 19, 2017 7:43 am

This Philly startup helps you meet refugee aid workers’ needs

NeedsList is a "holistic needs management" platform that connects individuals to refugee aid workers at small NGOs.
The software piloted during Philly’s homelessness count last year is expanding method

Jan. 17, 2017 10:25 am

The software piloted during Philly’s homelessness count last year is expanding

Bristol-based software company Grassroots Unwired will pilot its canvassing app in "areas of California and Indianapolis" and continue to be used in Philly and Houston.
6 events to strengthen your nonprofit in 2017 purpose

Jan. 16, 2017 7:50 am

6 events to strengthen your nonprofit in 2017

Leadership, hiring and taxes for the new year.

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