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Temple teaches this MBA fintech class via VR. Yes, it’s trippy

Apr. 16, 2021 9:40 am

Temple teaches this MBA fintech class via VR. Yes, it’s trippy

"We were all attending class today from different parts of the city, or the world, in our own VR headsets. The classroom, a modern lookalike for any of the rooms in Anderson or Gladfelter Halls, was a simulation."
How I Got Here: Crossbeam Engineering Manager Dan Singer on collaborative cultures and his Philly return

Apr. 14, 2021 2:47 pm

How I Got Here: Crossbeam Engineering Manager Dan Singer on collaborative cultures and his Philly return

The Penn grad is coming back to the East Coast after time spent in San Diego. Here's a look at the tech career path that led him to embrace management.
How I Got Here: Software developer Mike Lamb went from ‘getting well under the El’ to pitching corporate execs

Apr. 13, 2021 3:22 pm

How I Got Here: Software developer Mike Lamb went from ‘getting well under the El’ to pitching corporate execs

"I'm sharing my story because I want to challenge the notion that people with certain backgrounds should keep it quiet."
Cool Job Alert: OpenForge needs an Angular developer to boost its Startup Wars game

Apr. 12, 2021 5:10 pm

Cool Job Alert: OpenForge needs an Angular developer to boost its Startup Wars game

CEO Jedidiah Weller said the software company expects to launch the entrepreneurial game in fall 2021.
These open source projects from Comcast engineers were accepted to the Cloud Native Computing Foundation

Apr. 12, 2021 11:11 am

These open source projects from Comcast engineers were accepted to the Cloud Native Computing Foundation

Plus: What does a communications corporation's Open Source Office do?
threshhold.world’s new app can help nonprofits and social impact teams share their stories

Apr. 9, 2021 1:11 pm

threshhold.world’s new app can help nonprofits and social impact teams share their stories

Impact pros needed "a way to connect outside audiences directly to the social and environmental impact of their work," Villanova-based cofounder Dan Lammot said.
How I Got Here: HealthVerity CTO John Cappiello on keeping tech career expectations broad

Apr. 8, 2021 3:34 pm

How I Got Here: HealthVerity CTO John Cappiello on keeping tech career expectations broad

The exec grew up loving technology and pays it forward now with mentorship. He advises junior employees and coding newcomers to keep an open mind to different possibilities within the industry.
4 things you didn’t know about AI and algorithms before watching ‘Coding Bias’

Apr. 7, 2021 1:00 pm

4 things you didn’t know about AI and algorithms before watching ‘Coding Bias’

Now available to stream on Netflix, "Coding Bias" is a documentary that examines the human biases that lie in artificial intelligence and how they affects the tech we use on a daily basis. An inclusive design expert weighs in.
SpendYourStimulus.com has some quick ideas for how $1,400 check recipients can boost the economy

Apr. 6, 2021 1:56 pm

SpendYourStimulus.com has some quick ideas for how $1,400 check recipients can boost the economy

A handful of Philly technologists are behind the site, designed to offer suggestions for spending or donating money locally to support economic recovery.
Coming soon: Meet Cavalry, an app for accountability during police encounters

Mar. 30, 2021 3:30 pm

Coming soon: Meet Cavalry, an app for accountability during police encounters

The startup, run by an all-Black team of technologists and entrepreneurs, is set to launch the app this spring. CEO Arie Mangrum discusses the company's goals, team and origins.

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