Christopher Wink, Author at Technical.ly Philly

Christopher Wink

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Christopher Wink is a Cofounder, Chief Executive Officer and Publisher of Technical.ly, the local technology news network. In that capacity, he is a co-organizer of Philly Tech Week, Baltimore Innovation Week, Delaware Innovation Week and other events that bring smart people together. Previously, Wink worked for a homeless advocacy nonprofit and was a freelance reporter for a variety of publications. He writes regularly about news innovation and best business practices on his personal blog here and curates a personal monthly newsletter of ideas and links here. The bicycle commuter loves cities, urban politics and squabbling about neighborhood boundaries.

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Hear from these 15+ expert technologists at the (free, virtual) Technical.ly Developers Conference professional development

May 5, 2021 7:23 am

Hear from these 15+ expert technologists at the (free, virtual) Technical.ly Developers Conference

The daylong event full of case studies on serious technical deployments is back Tuesday, May 11 during Philly Tech Week 2021.
In partnership with Technical.ly, PACT will organize Philly Tech Week 2021 Presented by Comcast civic

Feb. 10, 2021 7:00 am

In partnership with Technical.ly, PACT will organize Philly Tech Week 2021 Presented by Comcast

It’s a trial to focus on existing strengths during a virtual 11th annual edition, to be held May 7 through 15, 2021.
For tech firms with city contracts, Philly Fighting COVID is a bad omen for innovation civic

Feb. 5, 2021 12:01 pm

For tech firms with city contracts, Philly Fighting COVID is a bad omen for innovation

In crisis, governments take risk — and sometimes fail. Social entrepreneurs weigh in on how the ability to deliver results, not tax status, should define them, and the right — and wrong — lessons to take from the Philly Fighting COVID fallout.
Live podcast recording tomorrow: How can more women actively invest their wealth? growth

Nov. 16, 2020 11:33 am

Live podcast recording tomorrow: How can more women actively invest their wealth?

Register for Technical.ly's free Off the Sidelines event on women managing business wealth.
Philadelphia region’s ‘just recovery’ report card: No honor roll for COVID-19 response civic

Oct. 20, 2020 11:40 am

Philadelphia region’s ‘just recovery’ report card: No honor roll for COVID-19 response

The grades issued by 53 leaders who recently completed Generocity's Just Recovery Self-Assessment ranged from barely middling to good on the topics of public health, community engagement and economic resiliency. Check out the data.
Take our ‘Philly innovation history’ trivia challenge civic

Sep. 27, 2020 6:41 pm

Take our ‘Philly innovation history’ trivia challenge

Technical.ly has an interactive trivia quiz for you sorting through 400 years of big thinking for the wrap-up of the 10th annual Philly Tech Week presented by Comcast.
This Drexel prof says Twitter is uncivil. So he’s projecting your tweets on a building civic

Sep. 21, 2020 9:37 am

This Drexel prof says Twitter is uncivil. So he’s projecting your tweets on a building

It's the latest large-scale collision of the digital and real worlds by Dr. Frank Lee, in partnership with Gossamer Games, for the 10th annual Philly Tech Week presented by Comcast.
The (nearly) complete oral history of the first 10 years of Philly Tech Week civic

Sep. 15, 2020 1:30 pm

The (nearly) complete oral history of the first 10 years of Philly Tech Week

Why does PTW matter? Ahead of the 10th annual Philly Tech Week presented by Comcast, watch a bunch of the city's tech, entrepreneurship and innovation leaders recount memories.
Get ready for Amplify Philly @ Home, a summertime series of virtual conversations, art and music access

Jul. 27, 2020 11:08 am

Get ready for Amplify Philly @ Home, a summertime series of virtual conversations, art and music

Kicking off this Wednesday, July 29, save the dates — and expect to hear from Technical.ly reporters as part of a partnership with Philly Tech Week.
City of Philadelphia ‘hopeful’ historic curfews will no longer be needed civic

Jun. 8, 2020 1:00 pm

City of Philadelphia ‘hopeful’ historic curfews will no longer be needed

1964 was the last time Philadelphia was under a citywide curfew. Here's a look at why they were just used for a week straight.

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