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Why Philly’s Office of Innovation and Technology launched a paid UX and engineering apprenticeship

Oct. 21, 2021 4:21 pm

Why Philly’s Office of Innovation and Technology launched a paid UX and engineering apprenticeship

Anyone who's been a City employee for at least a year — across any department or role — could apply for the two-year training program. The goal: cultivate a more diverse technical workforce within local government.
RealLIST Engineers 2021: These 17 technologists are building Philadelphia’s future

Oct. 13, 2021 5:56 pm

RealLIST Engineers 2021: These 17 technologists are building Philadelphia’s future

Who's building the best of Philly tech — including the products, companies and next-gen talent? Meet the devs, data scientists, meetup organizers and other innovators are making an impact on Philly tech.
How I Got Here: Why biomedical optics researcher Alistair Lewis left Bangalore for Philly

Oct. 8, 2021 5:50 pm

How I Got Here: Why biomedical optics researcher Alistair Lewis left Bangalore for Philly

The grad student describes a typical day in data collection and analysis, and how he overcame homesickness through supports at Penn.
Dev shop Engine Room is entering the NFT space with a platform that allows creators to autograph their work

Oct. 6, 2021 4:46 pm

Dev shop Engine Room is entering the NFT space with a platform that allows creators to autograph their work

The platform would would allow celebrities, athletes and artists to mint their nonfungible tokens with an autograph for more control over its eventual sales.  
How URBN’s culture of creativity inspires technologists to build their own career path

Oct. 4, 2021 9:21 am

How URBN’s culture of creativity inspires technologists to build their own career path

If you’ve got curiosity and drive like software engineer III Osei Seraphin, opportunities to work on the fashion company’s ecommerce platform are limitless.
It’s Cybersecurity Awareness Month. Here’s how to protect your digital resources

Oct. 1, 2021 12:53 pm

It’s Cybersecurity Awareness Month. Here’s how to protect your digital resources

Philly cyber pros offer these easy steps to practice digital hygiene — like, yes, you need a stronger password.
With augmented reality, UArts’ new guidebook jumps off the page

Sep. 30, 2021 2:49 pm

With augmented reality, UArts’ new guidebook jumps off the page

The product transcends the traditional form of a printed book and reflects the work happening at University of the Arts' Center for Immersive Media. "There’s often a fear in developing new technologies," said the school's design director.
How I Got Here: Cyber pro David Lipscomb on what’s really needed to enter the fast-growing, high-paying industry

Sep. 29, 2021 5:03 pm

How I Got Here: Cyber pro David Lipscomb on what’s really needed to enter the fast-growing, high-paying industry

Lipscomb is the president of the Philadelphia chapter of BDPA, a training and mentorship org for Black IT pros. Here's how he got into cybersecurity — an industry with half a million unfilled jobs — and how certifications keep him in demand.
ROAR for Good just got its tech patented. Here’s what that means for the safety device company

Sep. 28, 2021 6:08 pm

ROAR for Good just got its tech patented. Here’s what that means for the safety device company

After pivoting to apply the technology to hospitality, ROAR's Bluetooth-enabled, low-energy mesh network system is now protected intellectual property.
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.

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