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Why these teens built a no-code app to tackle climate change, locally

Sep. 10, 2021 2:56 pm

Why these teens built a no-code app to tackle climate change, locally

The international Technovation program helps girls build apps addressing community issues.
A new course blending video games and literature is coming to TCNJ

Sep. 9, 2021 7:55 am

A new course blending video games and literature is coming to TCNJ

"It's a combination I didn't expect would work so well," adjunct instructor Emily Zbyszynski said of "Gaming as Literature."
How will blockchain act in space? Villanova is blasting it into orbit to find out

Sep. 2, 2021 4:26 pm

How will blockchain act in space? Villanova is blasting it into orbit to find out

The project led by engineering professor Hasshi Sudler seeks to test how reliable the technology will be in the future space economy.
How this Perpay engineer is building the fintech company’s data architecture from the ground up

Aug. 30, 2021 7:06 am

How this Perpay engineer is building the fintech company’s data architecture from the ground up

Sarah Krasnik says data engineering is ripe for invention — a responsibility she takes seriously as she lays the foundation for Perpay’s approach to data analytics.
Heed this cyber pro’s advice on incorporating data care into your daily life

Aug. 27, 2021 10:31 am

Heed this cyber pro’s advice on incorporating data care into your daily life

Data management pro Eugene Desyatnik believes everyone can practice better data care and cybersecurity habits. Here's how.
Why Arcweb volunteered to build a UX guide for digital health app developers

Aug. 25, 2021 11:44 am

Why Arcweb volunteered to build a UX guide for digital health app developers

By supporting two industry standards groups, the Old City software company found a way to give back while keeping ahead of the healthtech curve.
‘We are in one of the hottest tech job markets since the dot-com era’: After 2020 dips, tech job postings are up almost 30%

Aug. 24, 2021 5:33 pm

‘We are in one of the hottest tech job markets since the dot-com era’: After 2020 dips, tech job postings are up almost 30%

That is, 30% year over year for Q2. As the historically resilient industry continues to thrive beyond the pandemic, the latest Dice Tech Job Report shows the most in-demand skills, occupations and more.
In a tech labor market like the ‘wild west,’ here’s what CTOs are hiring for right now

Aug. 18, 2021 3:28 pm

In a tech labor market like the ‘wild west,’ here’s what CTOs are hiring for right now

JavaScript, product management and remote communication are some skills Philly-area tech leads are looking for amid The Great Resignation. In turn, they know they need to be competitive in their own offers, with flexibility at the forefront.
PSA: Volunteer tech work can be a resume builder

Aug. 16, 2021 3:48 pm

PSA: Volunteer tech work can be a resume builder

Code for America brigades in cities like Philly and DC have identified solutions to civic issues, even virtually, during the pandemic. Their work isn't just good for their communities — it can serve as professional development.
How I Got Here: CTO Shahrukh Tarapore’s journey to promoting purposeful technology

Aug. 12, 2021 7:32 am

How I Got Here: CTO Shahrukh Tarapore’s journey to promoting purposeful technology

"There's a mantra out there — 'move fast and break things.' I think it's created a lot of problems beyond technology," the Archetype Solutions Group exec said. "I think there's a way to learn and not cause chaos for chaos’ sake."

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