Tech

01/11/17 7:40pm
The team’s research has real-world applications on a personal level and the national level. The systems they study are the same systems that protect email accounts of regular people and the classified accounts of government officials.
12/13/16 12:54am
On Thursday, a video dating app called Spin the Bottle Video Chat was launched at Penn. The DP sat down with the app’s CEO and co-founder, Matthew Cohen, to discuss this revolutionary new way of dating.
12/09/16 8:49pm
After since Facebook bought Oculus, a virtual reality gaming start-up, for two billion dollars back in 2014, virtual reality has dominated news cycles and tech speculation
12/06/16 11:43pm
Tweet the words "love", "OMG" and "cute", and people are more likely to think you are female. Tweet the words "ebola", "sports" and "war", and people are more likely to assume you are male.
12/04/16 9:48pm
The winning idea was a toothbrush that requires neither toothpaste nor water.
11/28/16 12:04am
This incredible invention is "Piccolissimo," the world’s smallest self-powered controllable robot, its creator claims. 
11/22/16 12:41am
The traditional brass key lock on the door of your on-campus room is about to get a major upgrade. 
11/16/16 1:23am
Gui and his startup team have now developed glasses that serve as activity trackers, wireless headphones and Bluetooth mics for phone calls.
11/14/16 1:58am
The Provost’s Summer Mentor Program and Science Technology Engineering, Mathematics Mentoring Program have helped Philadelphia students navigate the college-application process, which leads some of them back to Locust Walk.
11/11/16 12:41pm
The program alters DNA sequences in tobacco and lettuce plants to produce plant-based medicines.
11/02/16 11:56pm
iAspire is a platform that matches students looking for an advantage in their career search with students and recent graduates who already have a foot in the industry.
11/01/16 4:00pm
A Penn Engineering student just made the smallest self-powered flying robot, according to The Inquirer.
10/29/16 5:41pm
Nested in the Lower Schuylkill area, the Pennovation Center is both an extension to Penn’s campus and a contribution to the larger scientific community of Philadelphia.
10/29/16 5:41pm
A Wharton competition is linking students — even at the high school level — directly with the World Bank.
10/18/16 1:49am
SAY is a cross-cultural and cross-generational online Korean language service program that connects the Korean elderly with Korean language learners.
10/11/16 11:42pm
Penn was just awarded a $24 million grant from the National Science Foundation to establish a Science and Technology Center.
10/11/16 2:13am
This is the the most comprehensive form of cyber protection Penn has ever implemented.
10/10/16 1:43am
Horizons School of Technology, a startup founded by Penn alumni, ran its first coding bootcamp course this summer right next to Penn’s campus.
10/05/16 1:48am
The three speakers at the Women in Tech panel represented sectors within tech and media, including broadband, video chat and virtual reality. 
10/03/16 1:33am
Penn’s medical school graduates are thriving in tech fields — instead of becoming clinical physicians, some are choosing to found apps or startups instead.
09/29/16 12:29am
This year, Penn's Aerial Robotics Club swept the competition at the International Aerial Robotics Competition in Atlanta, Georgia by winning the best technical paper, beating out the likes of MIT, Georgia Tech and international universities. 
09/29/16 12:12am
Starting this week, the LinkedIn Students app will allow students to view thousands of jobs and internships added to the app by Penn’s Career Services, in addition to the normal LinkedIn listings available to the public.
09/28/16 2:22am
Engineering senior Natalie Melo had never seen anyone in the tech industry who looked like her. That changed when she toured the country meeting high-profile Latina leaders in tech — and star in a documentary series in the process.
09/26/16 12:55am
The app helps voters avoid long lines by distributing them effectively across multiple polling booths.
09/24/16 9:31am
The Wharton Undergraduate Entrepreneurship Club usually sees four to five startups every year that are ready to look for financial backers.
09/15/16 12:26am
Donald Trump has said he would deport 11 million undocumented workers in the United States. But his alma mater predicts large economic repercussions based on his immigration plan.
09/15/16 12:24am
The Amazon@Penn opened last May and has since impressed students with its convenience and use of new technology.
09/12/16 12:14am
PennApps — the weekend-long hackathon at Penn that happens twice a year — drew to a close in Irvine Auditorium on Sunday.
09/06/16 2:39am
In interviews with four former Office of College House Computing employees and two student ITAs the picture of a small office on the precipice of boiling over comes into focus.
09/06/16 2:15am
The Pennovation Center is a 58,000 square foot business incubator and laboratory located on Grays Ferry Avenue by the Schuylkill River.