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Why Azavea spoke up on immigration civic

May 26, 2017 12:55 pm

Why Azavea spoke up on immigration

CEO Robert Cheetham penned a blog post explaining the company's decision to join three amicus briefs related to executive orders from the Trump administration.
Trump just signed a bill that lets ISPs sell your browsing data. Here’s what to do now civic

Apr. 4, 2017 12:58 pm

Trump just signed a bill that lets ISPs sell your browsing data. Here’s what to do now

West Philly-based advocate Kate Krauss on how to protect your privacy — and your dignity — in light of the new law.
These nonprofits are fighting against a bill that could let Comcast sell your browsing data civic

Mar. 27, 2017 11:16 am

These nonprofits are fighting against a bill that could let Comcast sell your browsing data

The American Civil Liberties Union and Philly's Media Mobilizing Project explain why the bill would hurt consumers.
Former VP Joe Biden officially joins Penn access

Feb. 7, 2017 11:29 am

Former VP Joe Biden officially joins Penn

The rumors were true. He'll be setting up an office on Penn's campus.
SAP CEO speaks out against Trump immigration order: ‘Stay strong, stay active’ business

Jan. 30, 2017 12:01 pm

SAP CEO speaks out against Trump immigration order: ‘Stay strong, stay active’

The Villanova-based Bill McDermott joined the crew of tech executives speaking out against Trump's “Muslim ban.”
Marketplace’s Kai Ryssdal: Trump has Silicon Valley firms on Twitter watch access

Jan. 19, 2017 10:28 am

Marketplace’s Kai Ryssdal: Trump has Silicon Valley firms on Twitter watch

Here's what the radio host said at a 2017 economic outlook event hosted by the Chamber of Commerce and the Philadelphia Federal Reserve Bank.
The U.S. House just passed a bill that will make startup demo days more accessible business

Jan. 13, 2017 12:00 pm

The U.S. House just passed a bill that will make startup demo days more accessible

The HALOS Act died in the U.S. Senate last year but now has another chance. Here's attorney Ernie Holtzheimer on what it means for the tech community.
Why a federal agency gave SmartyPal a booth at CES 2017 business

Jan. 9, 2017 10:04 am

Why a federal agency gave SmartyPal a booth at CES 2017

The edtech company took to CES with backing from the National Science Foundation.
Could Joe Biden become a champion for Philly’s health IT scene? business

Jan. 5, 2017 10:27 am

Could Joe Biden become a champion for Philly’s health IT scene?

The vice president was caught on tape spilling his post-White Office plans and they involve Philadelphia.
This under-the-radar startup landed a $1.4M contract with DARPA business

Dec. 20, 2016 7:36 am

This under-the-radar startup landed a $1.4M contract with DARPA

Say hello to Blackfynn. Its engineering team is full of familiar faces.

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