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3 reasons why more entrepreneurs should run for office: NJ mayor civic

Nov. 21, 2014 7:01 am

3 reasons why more entrepreneurs should run for office: NJ mayor

Alex Torpey, mayor of South Orange, N.J., thinks local government could be a hotbed of tech-driven innovation. It's just a matter of attracting the right talent.
What you missed at #RiseConf14 civic

Oct. 28, 2014 1:24 pm

What you missed at #RiseConf14

We gathered civic hackers from across the East Coast to talk shop. Here's a snapshot of the conversation.
Celebrating civic innovation [Technical.ly Podcast] civic

Oct. 8, 2014 7:01 am

Celebrating civic innovation [Technical.ly Podcast]

Ahead of this month's "Rise" conference, we check in with a major investor giving small startup cities a boost, a former chief data officer offering advice and an open gov advocate challenging "civic tech" to rethink itself.
Attend our ‘Rise’ conference: how cities are changed by innovation civic

Oct. 1, 2014 12:29 pm

Attend our ‘Rise’ conference: how cities are changed by innovation

Technical.ly is organizing a two-day conference on civic innovation. Join us in Philadelphia to learn new ways to make a difference in your community.
Should tech scenes do more to retain college talent? [Technical.ly Podcast] business

Sep. 3, 2014 8:01 am

Should tech scenes do more to retain college talent? [Technical.ly Podcast]

Ahead of next week's Start. Stay. Grow. Summit in Philadelphia, this month's Technical.ly Podcast explores efforts to hang on to young entrepreneurs after they graduate.
The Promise of the Northeast Corridor [Technical.ly Podcast] civic

Jun. 5, 2014 9:17 am

The Promise of the Northeast Corridor [Technical.ly Podcast]

Nationwide we're seeing the growth of technology communities. Here in our corner of the U.S. Northeast, we think it's particularly strong. Reporters from Brooklyn, Philadelphia and Baltimore discuss what that means.
Technical.ly names new Editor in Chief: innovations reporter Zack Seward civic

May. 28, 2014 9:30 am

Technical.ly names new Editor in Chief: innovations reporter Zack Seward

Originally from San Francisco, Zack Seward was most recently an innovations reporter with WHYY in Philadelphia and is a graduate of the University of Chicago and Columbia’s Graduate School of Journalism.
Rise of the Rest: why tech communities are growing nationwide civic

May. 5, 2014 8:30 am

Rise of the Rest: why tech communities are growing nationwide

For our April podcast, our reporting team look at the reasons for and possible impact of a nationwide technology class community growing frenzy.
3 innovation lessons from former US CTO Aneesh Chopra civic

Apr. 16, 2014 12:30 pm

3 innovation lessons from former US CTO Aneesh Chopra

Speaking on April 10 at Phorum Philly, Chopra shed light three ways government, borrowing from the private sector, is constantly improving: incentives, humility and collaboration