Apr. 27, 2012 9:00 am
The only thing more fun than walking into a room where you can play all the video games you want may be to do that while getting to meet the developers who actually made the games. That rare privilege is what brought more than 150 people out to the International Game Developers Association (IGDA) Philadelphia […]
Apr. 27, 2012 8:30 am
It’s the tail-end of the second annual Philly Tech Week presented by AT&T, so why not take a look at some of the wider coverage of 10 days celebrating innovation, creativity and craft in the region? If we missed any, please let us know. Legacy Media Philly Tech Week: Panels, policy talk, and play [Inquirer] […]
Apr. 26, 2012 10:30 am
SnipSnap, an iOS application to digitize coupons, won out Switch Philly 3, the startup demo event, Wednesday night. An Android version of the app is coming, Mann has said.
Apr. 26, 2012 9:30 am
It's not always easy to be a women in field traditionally dominated by men, but four female leaders in science industry gathered at Quorum yesterday to offer their perspective on how to be successful in the field.
Apr. 26, 2012 9:00 am
Ever wanted to found your own startup? There’s a lot more to it then just a great idea. Startup 101, organized in conjunction with Philly Tech Week, introduced about 50 participants to the need-to-know business basics of venture capital, intellectual property law, telecommunications, IT and marketing. Afterward, the panelists — Meidlinger Partners co-founder and Managing Principal […]
Apr. 25, 2012 11:00 am
Gamification, says expert, author and editor Gabe Zichermann, is all about "changing human behavior."
Apr. 25, 2012 10:00 am
Local arts coverage in mainstream outlets is struggling to adapt to changes in a new media landscape. It’s estimated that since 2006, half of 5,000 arts beats have been cut from American newspapers, according to study by the Knight Foundation. Just last week, the grant-maker announced that the Philadelphia Daily News, in partnership with Drexel […]
Apr. 25, 2012 8:30 am
Philly tech community documentary name, trailer to be unveiled during Philly Tech Week Signature Event
Philly tech documentary trailer unveiling: Philly Tech Week Signature Event WHAT: open bar cocktail reception with appetizers and an expo of locally produced tech WHEN: Fri. April 27, 6-9 p.m. WHERE: Moore College, 1916 Race Street RSVP $30 here The documentary project focusing on the growth of a technology community in Philadelphia will have a […]
Apr. 24, 2012 4:22 pm
Tax delinquency is an issue in Philadelphia many of us are witness to nearly every day, yet we may not even know it. Lunchtime Series: PlanPhilly Tax Delinquency App Demo WHAT: A demo event showcasing PlanPhilly’s tax delinquency web application and a panel discussion highlighting the partnership between PlanPhilly and the Philadelphia Inquirer that enabled […]
Apr. 24, 2012 11:30 am
On Monday afternoon, more than 700 students and teachers attended Central High School’s Philly Robotics Expo at Drexel University’s College of Engineering hub, the Bossone Center. More Robots! (Ages 21 and over ONLY): Philly Tech Week Signature Event WHAT: open bar and light appetizers, expo of locally-produced tech WHEN: Fri. April 27, 6-9 pm WHERE: […]