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How Philly sees itself: Hub for health IT, civic hacking, tech diversity civic

Jan. 13, 2016 12:58 pm

How Philly sees itself: Hub for health IT, civic hacking, tech diversity

Three areas where Philadelphia stands out.
7 social justice projects tapping the power of police data civic

Jan. 6, 2016 10:15 am

7 social justice projects tapping the power of police data

Read up on these data-driven initiatives meant to improve police oversight.
Care about the future of your city? Steal these 10 ideas from civic-tech leaders civic

Dec. 11, 2015 12:42 pm

Care about the future of your city? Steal these 10 ideas from civic-tech leaders

Technical.ly's second annual Rise Conference was a kleptocrat's dream.
Want to go to space? NASA is getting ready to pick its next class of astronauts civic

Nov. 4, 2015 1:50 pm

Want to go to space? NASA is getting ready to pick its next class of astronauts

If you, dear Technical.ly reader, become the next NASA superstar, we'll be expecting a shoutout from space.
9 public-sector Chief Data Officers to keep an eye on civic

Nov. 3, 2015 11:04 am

9 public-sector Chief Data Officers to keep an eye on

With a slate of local elections this week, this list could change in the coming months. But for now, these people are certainly doing their part to open up municipal data to the public.
Talk civic innovation at our 2nd annual Rise Conference civic

Sep. 10, 2015 7:49 am

Talk civic innovation at our 2nd annual Rise Conference

Technical.ly is bringing back Rise, our two-day conference focused on civic innovation and the future of cities. Join us in Philadelphia Dec. 3-4 to learn new ways to make a difference in your community.
7 awesome projects from this year’s National Day of Civic Hacking civic

Jun. 9, 2015 10:27 am

7 awesome projects from this year’s National Day of Civic Hacking

The nationwide event, organized by Code for America, convened hundreds of civic hackers in cities across the country. Here are a few standout solutions.
I’m a successful video game entrepreneur. But I can’t get an employment visa to stay in the US civic

May. 20, 2015 10:30 am

I’m a successful video game entrepreneur. But I can’t get an employment visa to stay in the US

Drexel graduate Arad Malhotra turned down top-paying tech jobs (and a chance at a H1B Employment Visa) to start his own video game company. With federal immigration reform legislation stalling, he will soon have to go back home to India.
‘Our economy has fundamentally changed’: Richard Florida on why tech scenes are thriving civic

Apr. 30, 2015 8:31 am

‘Our economy has fundamentally changed’: Richard Florida on why tech scenes are thriving

Economic development is now about cultivating ecosystems of companies and talent, says the popular urbanist. Attracting one big firm — “big-game hunting” — is out.
Civic Hall is a home for open gov innovation — for New York and beyond civic

Mar. 18, 2015 7:33 am

Civic Hall is a home for open gov innovation — for New York and beyond

An outgrowth of the Personal Democracy Forum, the 18,500-square-foot coworking and events space from Micah Sifry and Andrew Raseij aims to be a place for bureaucrats and civic hackers to compare notes.

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