Innovation

  • September 5, 2013 |  Onward

    Nutter welcomes Brand.com to new HQ in Center City Philadelphia

    Want to look good online? That's what Brand.compromises. On Thursday, Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter did his best to return the favor, welcom...
  • August 19, 2013

    Penn, Drexel researchers compete in Pentagon's Robotics Challenge

    In case of a nuclear disaster, what if we could send in radiation-immune robots instead of human relief workers? That's the thinking behind the ...
  • July 31, 2013

    Former Pa. governor backing app for improving roads and bridges

    A new smartphone app is designed to let drivers send a direct message about infrastructure needs to the people who matter. It's being touted by t...
  • July 19, 2013

    Solar Farm in Lancaster County holding Saturday Open House

    Pennsylvania's largest solar farm is having an open house for the public this weekend.
  • July 4, 2013

    Social media can help advance health surveillance, Penn State researcher says

    A researcher at Penn State University is pushing public health officials to seriously consider the power of social media.
  • June 24, 2013

    Web tool aims to help Philly residents rescue blighted lots

    The push to transform Philadelphia's many vacant lots will continue Wednesday with new initiatives to help residents turn those neglected spots i...
  • June 19, 2013 |  Listen

    Drexel student-developed app eases search for scholarship dollars

    The ever-increasing cost of higher education compels more and more students and their families to rely on grants and scholarships to help them pay the...
  • May 17, 2013 |  Onward Blog

    3rd Ward Philadelphia is finally open. Here's how it plans to stand out

    It's been a long time coming, but 3rd Ward is now open in Philadelphia. For now, it's arguably the prettiest coworking space in town. In a ...