Innovation

  • April 15, 2014

    60th anniversary of polio vaccine, first administered in Pa.

    If you're of a certain age, you may remember as a child being given a sugar cube in a small paper cup. But what you may thought was a treat was i...
  • April 13, 2014

    A look at predictions from the 1964 World's Fair

    The New York World's Fair of 1964 introduced 51 million visitors to a range of technological innovations and predictions during its run.
  • April 11, 2014 |  Technically Philly

    This is a photo of a 'N3rd Street' sign being put up

    Spotted by Yikes Inc. cofounder Tracy Levesque today, the official N3rd Street nickname sign was added to the intersection of 3rd and Spring Garden st...
  • April 11, 2014 |  Technically Philly

    Philly Robotics Expo: 460 students visit Penn’s robots, learn to build their own

    When not engaged with robotics or programming workshops, attendees could take tours of Penn's GRASP Robotics Lab where they could see robots like...
  • April 9, 2014

    Failure is an option -- often a good one -- Philly Tech Week organizers say

    Failure can be a touchy subject – especially in the business world. The organizers of Philly Tech Week are hoping to change that by framing failure a...
  • April 6, 2014 |  Technicallly Philly

    U.S. Northeast is one of the densest innovation hubs in the world

    The Northeast corridor of the United States is one of the densest, most populated, best transited innovation hubs the world has ever known. Let's...
  • April 6, 2014

    Orchard to bloom at Philadelphia prison complex

    The Philadelphia Prison system is planting an orchard.
  • April 5, 2014

    Philly Tech Week kicks off with Cira Center Tetris game tonight in Philly

    Hundreds of Tetris fans are expected to gather in Philadelphia to play the classic video game on the face of a skyscraper.