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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.”
Can Microsoft and the Science Center tackle tech’s diversity gap? access

Jul. 27, 2016 12:50 pm

Can Microsoft and the Science Center tackle tech’s diversity gap?

During the coming year, both institutions will partner to offer tech training to local students and digital tools to local businesses. “My greatest hope is that we create an environment where we create jobs,” said Science Center CEO Steve Tang.
Philly tech women are headed to Delaware for this networking sesh access

Jul. 18, 2016 11:35 am

Philly tech women are headed to Delaware for this networking sesh

Brigitte Daniel's Mogulette is hosting an event with JPMorgan Chase.
This PANMA event will explore the dangers of ‘hiring for culture’ access

Jul. 13, 2016 11:28 am

This PANMA event will explore the dangers of ‘hiring for culture’

What does the buzzphrase actually mean? And is it stifling diversity?
7 reactions to this week’s senseless killings civic

Jul. 8, 2016 1:00 pm

7 reactions to this week’s senseless killings

From developers to YouTubers, here are a few voices from the Philly tech scene.
‘Lack of diversity hurts everyone’ in the tech community access

May 16, 2016 10:50 am

‘Lack of diversity hurts everyone’ in the tech community

That's what developer Courtney Wilburn said during a panel at #techInColor’s annual Philly Tech Week event, where technologists and entrepreneurs who are underrepresented in the tech sector shared their experiences.
Women and people of color should ‘capitalize’ on their difference in the tech scene access

May 9, 2016 11:45 am

Women and people of color should ‘capitalize’ on their difference in the tech scene

A panel of Black women technologists and entrepreneurs shared their thoughts and ideas about making Philadelphia the leader of gender equality in tech. Councilman David Oh also stopped by.
Advice for CEOs who want to hire a diverse staff access

May 4, 2016 9:20 am

Advice for CEOs who want to hire a diverse staff

A panel of women in tech offered tips on how companies can walk the walk on diversity.
Pyramid STEM Showcase takes Philly Tech Week to North Philly access

May 2, 2016 5:05 pm

Pyramid STEM Showcase takes Philly Tech Week to North Philly

Now in its fifth year, the Pyramid STEM Showcase featured excavated artifacts, littleBits and Drake. Kind of.
The case for Philadelphia civic

May 2, 2016 12:59 pm

The case for Philadelphia

How Philly's tech community is fighting to stand out.

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