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Art meets technology at Philly Tech Week 2019’s kickoff festival during First Friday purpose

Jan. 31, 2019 10:45 am

Art meets technology at Philly Tech Week 2019’s kickoff festival during First Friday

Meet us in Old City on Friday, May 3, for a combo of gallery perusing and tech-y celebrating.
Is blockchain right for your social impact organization? funding

Jan. 22, 2019 7:15 am

Is blockchain right for your social impact organization?

Also, er, what the heck is it? Here's an explainer.
Join Ellevest’s Sallie Krawcheck and Girls Who Code’s Reshma Saujani in Philly purpose

Jan. 15, 2019 4:30 pm

Join Ellevest’s Sallie Krawcheck and Girls Who Code’s Reshma Saujani in Philly

During the Feb. 20 event, "Brave, Not Perfect: Rewiring Expectations Beyond Gender Norms," Krawcheck will interview Saujani in a fireside chat.
Nonprofits, apply to Azavea’s Summer of Maps for some free spatial analysis help purpose

Jan. 10, 2019 12:40 pm

Nonprofits, apply to Azavea’s Summer of Maps for some free spatial analysis help

The fellowship connects college students with organizations that want to better visualize their impact. Apps are open until Jan. 27.
Money Moves: These 29 Philly nonprofits received holiday donations totaling $918K funding

Dec. 27, 2018 7:39 am

Money Moves: These 29 Philly nonprofits received holiday donations totaling $918K

The grant funding will support causes such as youth tech education, childhood cancer research and reentry initiatives.
Check out Generocity’s 2019 editorial calendar purpose

Dec. 21, 2018 12:00 pm

Check out Generocity’s 2019 editorial calendar

Mental health, youth leadership, the digital divide and nine more themes we'll be focusing our reporting on next year.
Girls Who Code founder and CEO: ‘Girls need to be taught to be brave, not perfect’ purpose

Dec. 17, 2018 11:30 am

Girls Who Code founder and CEO: ‘Girls need to be taught to be brave, not perfect’

We're teaming up with Technical.ly and Karin Copeland Presents to bring you a special speaker event with Reshma Saujani this coming February.
Philly’s digital divide is growing, but at least we got some free Wi-Fi kiosks ¯\_(ツ)_/¯ purpose

Dec. 11, 2018 1:07 pm

Philly’s digital divide is growing, but at least we got some free Wi-Fi kiosks ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

Only 71.6 percent of households in the city had broadband in 2017, compared to 83.5 percent nationally. On the bright side, smartphone users in Center City can now use five of an eventual 100 kiosks to access the internet.
A history of social movements, mapped in Philadelphia’s City Archives purpose

Dec. 10, 2018 10:33 am

A history of social movements, mapped in Philadelphia’s City Archives

Artist Talia Greene's new interactive mural is based on a 1943 redlining map and features an augmented reality component.
3 ethical considerations of civic tech results

Nov. 26, 2018 11:48 am

3 ethical considerations of civic tech

Some local gov staffers and technologists see potential in tech's role as a tool for civic engagement. Some, a booster of efficiency. What trends should Philadelphians watch out for?

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