Software Development

Where do physical and digital art intersect? Stretch Gallery’s founders know a place

Sep. 8, 2022 3:10 pm

Where do physical and digital art intersect? Stretch Gallery’s founders know a place

Founder Peter Groverman and Art Director Alex Kuhn are diving into the metaverse.
Why Virginia is the data center capital of the US

Sep. 6, 2022 2:53 pm

Why Virginia is the data center capital of the US

NoVa's data center industry is credited with facilitating the local tech scene's ascent, bringing in Amazon HQ2 and more as its growth continues to explode. This is how it all began.
What are you building? Tell us for Software Trends Month 2022

Sep. 1, 2022 4:19 pm

What are you building? Tell us for Software Trends Month 2022

This September, the Technical.ly newsroom will be digging into the tech stacks of the moment.
The Tech Behind: What I learned about internet connectivity during a tour of a Comcast control center

Aug. 30, 2022 5:00 pm

The Tech Behind: What I learned about internet connectivity during a tour of a Comcast control center

What does the internet *sound* like? To wrap Technical.ly's Digital Infrastructure Month, take a look behind the scenes at the hardware powering the largest ISP in Philadelphia.
Are tech jobs disappearing? Not according to the data

Aug. 30, 2022 12:11 pm

Are tech jobs disappearing? Not according to the data

Listings are up 60% compared to this time last year, according to the latest Dice Tech Job Report. There's good news for backend software engineers, data engineers and data science managers, especially.
Duolingo Math is debuting soon. Here’s how the app works

Aug. 26, 2022 2:17 pm

Duolingo Math is debuting soon. Here’s how the app works

Senior Software Engineer Sammi Siegel explains why the Pittsburgh tech company is expanding from language learning to math practice, and how the new app was developed.
What does values-aligned software development look like?

Aug. 24, 2022 2:22 pm

What does values-aligned software development look like?

Joe Woods, client application development lead, explains how owning its own stack enables the Fastmail team to build a successful product.
How does Aurora benefit from Pittsburgh Technical College’s new engineer technician program?

Aug. 24, 2022 12:44 pm

How does Aurora benefit from Pittsburgh Technical College’s new engineer technician program?

With their partnership, the publicly traded autonomous vehicle company and the local college aim to educate the next generation of skilled robotics and AV workers with a new associate's degree.
Take a look at Meta’s VR tech developed in the Strip District

Aug. 23, 2022 6:15 pm

Take a look at Meta’s VR tech developed in the Strip District

The social networking company's Pittsburgh offices are a hub for avatar tech.
A DC cyber company created a safe period tracking app at an internal hackathon

Aug. 18, 2022 12:22 pm

A DC cyber company created a safe period tracking app at an internal hackathon

Virtru has no plans to make SecureCycle a commercially viable product. But its open-source elements could still impact other period tracking apps.