• August 3, 2015

    Proposed Pa. limits on drones prompt concern

    Pioneers in the growing field of commercial drones are hoping Pennsylvania lawmakers don't opt for extra restrictions on unmanned aircraft.
  • August 1, 2015

    Philly gets grant to introduce youth to environmental stewardship

    Philadelphia has been tapped as a priority city in an effort to move youth outdoors.
  • August 1, 2015

    Young, smart women are common denominator in successful startups

    What are the ingredients for a successful startup? Women, youth and decent SAT scores, apparently.
  • July 31, 2015

    SEPTA police getting body cameras

    Every officer with SEPTA's Transit Police Department will soon be equipped with a body camera. The transit authority will spend nearly $300,000 ...
  • July 30, 2015 |  The Notebook

    Text messaging: A proven strategy for parental engagement

    Researchers at Stanford University have found that text messaging, given its widespread use, low cost, and ease of scalability, is an ideal vehicle fo...
  • July 29, 2015 |

    This app will save you from parking tickets

    A mobile app called Parking wants to be your parking assistant. Don't tell the PPA.
  • July 29, 2015

    U.S. taps Philadelphia, Camden to help close digital divide

    More than 90 percent of families making more than $100,000 a year have broadband at home. More than half of families making $25,000 or less do not.
  • July 29, 2015

    Eight-year-old amputee gains new hands in first surgery of its kind at CHOP

    Still in bandages, but with a smile on his face, young Zion Harvey of Baltimore once again has hands. Doctors at Children's Hospital of Philadelp...
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