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These 4 tech platforms might just change Philly for the better civic

Apr. 26, 2017 12:43 pm

These 4 tech platforms might just change Philly for the better

Gerrymandering, access to community organizations and vacant local government seats got the Code for Philly treatment.
Using social media to organize? Here’s advice from the guy who runs the ACLU-PA’s Facebook civic

Apr. 24, 2017 12:18 pm

Using social media to organize? Here’s advice from the guy who runs the ACLU-PA’s Facebook

A recent Young Involved Philadelphia event featured the ACLU's Ben Bowens, as well as Zainab Javed, former digital director of the Pennsylvania Democratic Party.
Mayor Kenney is back for another Q&A during Philly Tech Week 2017 civic

Apr. 21, 2017 12:56 pm

Mayor Kenney is back for another Q&A during Philly Tech Week 2017

Join the Technical.ly editorial team during Philly Tech Week 2017 presented by Comcast for an in-depth Q&A with Mayor Jim Kenney on the morning of Monday, May 1.
Let’s talk about the dark side of technology civic

Apr. 21, 2017 8:34 am

Let’s talk about the dark side of technology

Join the conversation at an event hosted by digital marketer Greg Ippolito during Philly Tech Week 2017 presented by Comcast.
Vote for these superlatives during Philly Tech Week 2017 presented by Comcast civic

Apr. 20, 2017 10:55 am

Vote for these superlatives during Philly Tech Week 2017 presented by Comcast

You nominated people worth shouting out who will be involved in #PTW17. Now vote.
Civic hackers created ‘the best online resource’ to understand Philly’s political machinery civic

Apr. 20, 2017 10:51 am

Civic hackers created ‘the best online resource’ to understand Philly’s political machinery

The Committee of Seventy's Pat Christmas on PhillyWardLeaders.com.
This is what a monthlong hackathon looks like civic

Apr. 17, 2017 11:39 am

This is what a monthlong hackathon looks like

Code for Philly's communications director Pat Woods reflects on the civic hacking group's new model for hackathons.
19 city datasets that local nonprofits want public civic

Apr. 17, 2017 10:33 am

19 city datasets that local nonprofits want public

Vote now in Azavea's Open Data Vote.
The city’s Office of IT is still struggling with talent retention and says it’s a salary issue civic

Apr. 13, 2017 11:20 am

The city’s Office of IT is still struggling with talent retention and says it’s a salary issue

CIO Charlie Brennan took the mic before City Council to answer questions about his budget.
MeterUP is dead. Here’s some background on Philly’s defunct parking app civic

Apr. 12, 2017 10:00 am

MeterUP is dead. Here’s some background on Philly’s defunct parking app

The Inquirer reports the app was deactivated on Wednesday. Twenty thousand active users were using the platform.

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