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Albert Hong

Albert Hong

Albert Hong has been contributing to Technical.ly since May 2015. He was formerly the Lifestyle editor for Temple's student-run newspaper, The Temple News, where he wrote a column about local geek culture. If he's not brushing up on his Korean via his favorite Korean shows, he's playing "The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker."

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This Peirce College IT program lets you earn a bachelor’s degree on your own time business

Jan. 25, 2017 11:03 am

This Peirce College IT program lets you earn a bachelor’s degree on your own time

The Center City college developed the program in response to the amount of tech professionals who lack a degree yet need one to advance in their career.
Design bigwig John Maeda is coming to Philadelphia creative

Jan. 18, 2017 7:29 am

Design bigwig John Maeda is coming to Philadelphia

Currently the global head of computational design and inclusion at Automattic, Maeda will be giving a talk at Drexel on Jan. 24 to kick off a new ExCITe Center program.
What ‘Hamilton’ lyrics can teach us about the difference between diversity and inclusion access

Dec. 8, 2016 9:10 am

What ‘Hamilton’ lyrics can teach us about the difference between diversity and inclusion

Lizzie Siegle, a junior studying computer science and English at Bryn Mawr College, is using the Broadway musical's lyrics to frame a talk at AlterConf in NYC.
A Temple prof is archiving LGBTQ content in video games from the ’80s to now access

Aug. 17, 2016 12:40 pm

A Temple prof is archiving LGBTQ content in video games from the ’80s to now

And what she found might surprise you. “There’s been an increase in the number of examples, but there’s not really an increase in the kind or the quality of those examples.”
What do you think of when someone says they’re a ‘hacker’? dev

Aug. 8, 2016 10:14 am

What do you think of when someone says they’re a ‘hacker’?

Dr. Aunshul Rege, an assistant professor at Temple, presented her research on cybercriminals at last month's Hackers on Planet Earth (HOPE) Conference in New York City.
This super simple app wants to be your new go-to fantasy gaming platform business

Jun. 27, 2016 11:46 am

This super simple app wants to be your new go-to fantasy gaming platform

David Sonn, CEO of marketing agency Arc Intermedia, hopes his new startup can be an alternative to FanDuel and DraftKings.
Maryland-based biotech startup gets ready for Philadelphia expansion business

Jun. 27, 2016 11:34 am

Maryland-based biotech startup gets ready for Philadelphia expansion

ImMAGE Biotherapeutics recently leased space at the University City Science Center.
Can this South Jersey startup take on Nike and Under Armour? business

Jun. 20, 2016 8:45 am

Can this South Jersey startup take on Nike and Under Armour?

Spun out of an athletic training center, Endeavor Athletic says its gear will keep you dry and cool.
Here’s who won Philly’s inaugural Timmy Awards business

Jun. 10, 2016 12:37 pm

Here’s who won Philly’s inaugural Timmy Awards

After more than 10,000 votes, PeopleLinx, Curalate and AGI went home with the top prizes.
Here are the 30 nominees in Tech in Motion’s inaugural Philly Timmy Awards business

May 23, 2016 12:07 pm

Here are the 30 nominees in Tech in Motion’s inaugural Philly Timmy Awards

The voting process ends on June 2 for the first Philadelphia Timmy Awards, which will be held on June 9 at the Chemical Heritage Foundation.

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