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Reflect back, reimagine forward: How Ben Franklin Technology Partners is investing in regional impact purpose

Jul. 28, 2021 8:45 am

Reflect back, reimagine forward: How Ben Franklin Technology Partners is investing in regional impact

The pandemic taught us that technology's greatest power is in impact, not just innovation, say guest columnists Margaret Berger Bradley and Megan McFadden.
School named in honor of famous rapper is ‘cleaning up’ the streets of Wilmington with tech purpose

Oct. 7, 2020 9:03 am

School named in honor of famous rapper is ‘cleaning up’ the streets of Wilmington with tech

Guest columnist Tyrone Taylor talks about Reginald Noble Tech's plans to expand its form of Black male engagement and skills-building beyond Delaware.
When speculative technology meets West Philly purpose

Oct. 5, 2020 9:17 am

When speculative technology meets West Philly

These innovative thinkers in West Philly are using localized technology to benefit community members.
Tech used for public safety elicits mixed emotions in Norris Square and beyond purpose

Sep. 28, 2020 9:08 am

Tech used for public safety elicits mixed emotions in Norris Square and beyond

Drones and surveillance cameras can be an innovative resource, say some of those interviewed for this story. But others have privacy concerns and feel harms experienced by the community need to be addressed first.
The other side of the heroic nonprofit pivot to provide COVID-19 services? The toll on the mental health of staffers purpose

Sep. 17, 2020 12:00 pm

The other side of the heroic nonprofit pivot to provide COVID-19 services? The toll on the mental health of staffers

If people are an organization’s most vital asset, a troubled workforce doesn’t bode well for the future of nonprofits.
How to hide from a drone – the subtle art of ‘ghosting’ in the age of surveillance purpose

Jul. 28, 2020 11:50 am

How to hide from a drone – the subtle art of ‘ghosting’ in the age of surveillance

It’s time to think about how many eyes are in the sky and how to avoid unwanted aerial surveillance, says guest columnist Austin Choi-Fitzpatrick.
This summit will explore innovative ways to invest in the future of work(ers) purpose

Nov. 5, 2019 11:00 am

This summit will explore innovative ways to invest in the future of work(ers)

Business Innovations for the Future of Work — which takes place this Wednesday and Thursday — explores solutions and highlights public-private partnerships that are changing the way employers approach hiring and retention.
Become a Generocity member for a chance to win a free ticket to #TechForwardConf purpose

Aug. 7, 2019 11:30 am

Become a Generocity member for a chance to win a free ticket to #TechForwardConf

Connect with nonprofit leaders from across the country to discuss mission-focused tech in the nonprofit sector. Plus a discount code for $100 off tix just for our readers.
Looking at digital literacy through different lenses: Access and adoption, design, and digital equity purpose

May 31, 2019 12:01 pm

Looking at digital literacy through different lenses: Access and adoption, design, and digital equity

Liana Dragoman, Andrew Buss and Juliet Fink Yates come at the topic from different perspectives but agree that the solution to a structural issue like the digital divide requires coordination and investment.
Philly Tech Week 2019 will hit a high note purpose

Mar. 21, 2019 4:31 pm

Philly Tech Week 2019 will hit a high note

The ninth annual celebration of the city’s technology and innovation community will wind down (wind up!) with a one-of-a-kind experience at the Comcast Technology Center.

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