Oct. 1, 2015 9:05 am
As one investor put it, it was “good old-fashioned marketing” — and that's something Philly needs to get better at.
Sep. 29, 2015 7:04 pm
It was a fitting end to the day for Scholly founder Chris Gray, a young black man, to win. During his day in Philadelphia, Case spoke frequently about the importance of making entrepreneurship more inclusive.
Aug. 21, 2015 12:08 pm
For our series exploring technologists' non-work life, we talked to Cella Sum about the zine she's working on, her punk band and the sloth she hung out with in Costa Rica.
Aug. 6, 2015 11:46 am
The upcoming program will focus on businesses led by women and people of color.
Jul. 24, 2015 9:32 am
Philly is the poorest big city in the country. How can we make sure that a huge group of Philadelphians aren't left out of the tech movement? That's one of the questions The ITEM hopes to tackle.
Jun. 2, 2015 10:33 am
“Most young South Asian Americans are never given the opportunity to learn about their own community’s histories and, as a result, do not see themselves reflected in the legacies of individuals who shaped the American narrative.”
May. 11, 2015 11:09 am
Iranian-American filmmaker Sara Zia Ebrahimi said she wants her web series, whose main characters are played by women of color, to fight the stereotypical portrayals of people of color in the media.
Apr. 23, 2015 12:20 pm
The #techInColor meetup group has assembled a lineup of diverse mentors whose expertise ranges from launching a startup to online marketing to internet security. They meet Thursday night at First Round Capital.
Apr. 9, 2015 12:21 pm
Much attention is paid nationally to the IT sector's gender and race imbalance. What's being done to fix that was the focus of a session at the 10th annual Emerging Technology for the Enterprise conference.