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Roberto Torres

Roberto Torres

Roberto Torres became Technical.ly Lead Philly Reporter in May 2016. Prior, he was a freelance contributor to Technical.ly and Al Dia News. The native Venezuelan moved to Philadelphia in 2015 after reporting on research at his alma mater, the University of Zulia. Whenever he's not fencing deadlines, he can be found standing in line at Overbrook Pizza in West Philly, running Netflix/Hulu marathons with his wife or reading news from Venezuela.

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Peep these five ‘big picture’ tech trends from Accenture business

3 hours ago

Peep these five ‘big picture’ tech trends from Accenture

A survey of some 5,400 business and IT execs helped outline some trends as part of the company's Technology Vision 2017 report.
Camden is doing its own thing for Social Media Day creative

7 hours ago

Camden is doing its own thing for Social Media Day

A group social media pros from New Jersey are sitting down to chat.
Wednesday: How to get more middle-school girls into STEM access

Jun. 27, 2017 3:51 pm

Wednesday: How to get more middle-school girls into STEM

Hear from students, authors and developers at this GRIT_PHL event, hosted by Tonic Design.
Why this year’s Philadelphia Podcast Festival doubled in size creative

Jun. 27, 2017 12:45 pm

Why this year’s Philadelphia Podcast Festival doubled in size

From July 14-23, pop your head into one of the 60 live recording sessions happening around town.
Car rental app Flexdrive goes live in South Jersey and Montco business

Jun. 27, 2017 9:22 am

Car rental app Flexdrive goes live in South Jersey and Montco

Meet Flexdrive and its “Mobility-as-a-Service” play.
On the Market: 5 non-technical tech jobs business

Jun. 26, 2017 12:51 pm

On the Market: 5 non-technical tech jobs

Stitch, Blackfynn, Azavea and more. These jobs are worth checking out.
Drone startup offers 360° photo tour of Philly’s tallest building creative

Jun. 26, 2017 8:36 am

Drone startup offers 360° photo tour of Philly’s tallest building

Float above the Comcast Technology Center in this new interactive. And while you're at it, meet Philly By Drone.
A neural network named these 9 guinea pigs creative

Jun. 26, 2017 8:01 am

A neural network named these 9 guinea pigs

Adopt “Mompkans,” “Astrono” or “Biinscheklesseon” at the King of Prussia PetSmart.
Saturday: Join this Twitch fundraiser for Alex’s Lemonade Stand creative

Jun. 23, 2017 12:05 pm

Saturday: Join this Twitch fundraiser for Alex’s Lemonade Stand

Power Home Remodeling employees have vowed to game for 24 hours. Will they make it?
Whoa: Archna Sahay is leaving city government civic

Jun. 22, 2017 12:57 pm

Whoa: Archna Sahay is leaving city government

The Director of Entrepreneurial Investment is going to work with Jeremy Nowak. Here's a look back at some of her accomplishments.

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