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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.
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.
How FemmeHacks inspired 200 women to keep pursuing tech careers access

Mar. 31, 2017 12:21 pm

How FemmeHacks inspired 200 women to keep pursuing tech careers

It was the biggest year yet for the all-women hackathon for college students. Organizer Andrea Baric explains the event's thoughtful intentionality. (Maybe others could take note.)
7 inspiring civic hacking projects from Code for Philly’s #CELaunchpad civic

Mar. 28, 2017 10:07 am

7 inspiring civic hacking projects from Code for Philly’s #CELaunchpad

Sixty-five civic hackers will spend the next month working on projects around gerrymandering, sample ballots and parking (with advice from lotsa city government folks.)
A crew of Philly whiz kids just sold their automation app to Apple business

Mar. 23, 2017 1:23 pm

A crew of Philly whiz kids just sold their automation app to Apple

Apple bought Workflow and the team behind it for an undisclosed amount.
How I survived my very first hackathon (and why you can, too) civic

Mar. 22, 2017 11:05 am

How I survived my very first hackathon (and why you can, too)

Author Miriam Peskowitz arrived at Code for Philly's hackathon last fall armed with a Github account but no idea what “fork” meant. Here's her story.
Next month: #hackthemuseum with Philly art nerds to win $2,000 dev

Mar. 20, 2017 7:27 am

Next month: #hackthemuseum with Philly art nerds to win $2,000

Winners will be announced during Philly Tech Week 2017 presented by Comcast. Get tickets now.
Code for Philly is reinventing the hackathon model dev

Mar. 10, 2017 11:56 am

Code for Philly is reinventing the hackathon model

Meet the Civic Engagement Launchpad.
This all-women hackathon is gunning for total inclusivity dev

Feb. 22, 2017 12:35 pm

This all-women hackathon is gunning for total inclusivity

FemmeHacks is happening Friday and Saturday. We spotted an important disclaimer on the event's page

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