Technical.ly Philly

Sep. 7, 2012 8:30 am

Knight Foundation highlights its technology investments in Philadelphia [LINKS]

What You Need To Know Before Heading to Drink Philly’s Phestiv-Ale [DrinkPhilly] Wendy Warren leaves Philly.com for NBCWashington.com [Poynter] Philly on the rise: Young people offer solutions to big city challenges [Knight Foundation blog] The Knight Foundation highlights its projects in Philly, including Code for America, the Project Liberty Incubator and Technically Philly’s Connect Philly. […]

What You Need To Know Before Heading to Drink Philly’s Phestiv-Ale [DrinkPhilly]

Wendy Warren leaves Philly.com for NBCWashington.com [Poynter]

Philly on the rise: Young people offer solutions to big city challenges [Knight Foundation blog] The Knight Foundation highlights its projects in Philly, including Code for America, the Project Liberty Incubator and Technically Philly’s Connect Philly.

Fact Attack: A New App Watches Political Ads Like a Hawk [Philadelphia Weekly] The alt-weekly profiles civic app Ad Hawk. We’ll save you the hassle: download it for iPhone here and for Android here.

5 Election Apps You Should Know About [Philadelphia Weekly] The list features Yo! Philly Votes, a Random Hacks of Kindness project.

We’re Verified! [Philadelphia Police Blog] “The Philadelphia Police Department has worked with Twitter to get our accounts verified. Currently, we have six Department authorized accounts @PhillyPolice, @PPDJoeMurray, @PPDMikeDuffy, @PPDDanMacDonald, @PPDJoelDales and @PPDRickWalton.”

Daniel Rubin: Out of touch in a crowd of thousands [Philadelphia Inquirer] Columnist Dan Rubin takes issue with the poor cell phone service during last weekend’s Made in America festival.

Internet Access in Philly Should Be Basic Human Right [PhillyMag]

Is Google selling Horsham plant? [Philadelphia Inquirer]

A look back at PTN’s “Young Companies To Watch” from a year ago: 10 of 30 acquired [Philly Tech News]

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Juliana Reyes

Juliana Reyes began as lead reporter at Technically Philly in July 2012. Previously, she was a city services beat reporter for the Philadelphia Daily News, as part of a project called “It’s Our Money.” She is learning to drive, learning to bike (in the city) but is an expert at taking SEPTA. She grew up in North Jersey and Manila, Philippines but she left the tropics for Bryn Mawr College, where she majored in linguistics. She now lives in West Philly.

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