Tech

10/07/15 3:26am
Acorns is a new app that is free to college students and aims to make the stock market less daunting to millennials who have little to no investment experience.
10/06/15 12:24am
For many Penn students, Hangify has become the first resource when figuring out what to do on weekends. Merv Arnold-Lyons, a College senior and the company’s founder and current CEO, has no plans for slowing down anytime soon.
10/03/15 4:00pm
RECESS, the world’s first college music and ideas festival, is seeking to prepare a new generation of entrepreneurs and also bring some great music acts to campus on Oct. 7 and 9.
10/01/15 4:58am
The hub, based in the Singh Center, is aimed at increasing access to the University's nanotechnology facilities.
10/01/15 4:55am
The night before Rajat Mehndiratta, Cyrus Tabrizi, Edward Ahn, and Vasu Agrawal arrived at PennApps last month, they had no idea what was in store for them.
09/30/15 3:43am
Penn Engineering senior William Duckworth, CTO of FeverSmart, beat out nine other finalists and over 75 initial applicants in the competition, which was hosted by former AOL CEO and Revolution Ventures Chairman Steve Case.
09/29/15 1:35am
The fourth annual Y Prize — a competition in which students examine the intersection of engineering and business, find applications for cutting edge technologies and step into the shoes of budding entrepreneurs — held its kick-off event on Monday.
09/28/15 5:07am
Computers now take 30 seconds to start and all applications, including large ones, load in seconds.
09/25/15 6:59pm
Last month, the society received the Meritorious Achievement Award, the most significant award the organization gives out, signifying excellence across every aspect of the chapter.
09/23/15 3:40am
The feature that differentiates Woldview from other photo-sharing apps is that when people post photos, they are entered to win plane tickets to any destination of their choice.
09/22/15 3:47am
Penn professor Insup Lee has received $6 million towards improving the “Internet of Things.”
09/20/15 2:00pm
Any business idea involving a mobile application can be submitted by October 12 to a panel of venture capitalists.
09/18/15 6:00am
Franklin now offers the ability to directly search the contents of Penn's thousands of database and e-journal subscriptions.
09/17/15 4:11am
As Penn clubs begin to churn out new events and notifications for their members this fall, one app has come in handy: Ublend.
09/16/15 3:59am
With a prize pool of one million dollars, the competition is the largest of its type. The winner will receive $500,000 and the five semifinalists will each receive $100,000.
09/09/15 2:53am
Before becoming an engineering rockstar, Kumar was simply a teenager with a passion for science fiction.
09/08/15 3:00am
The winning team, four Carnegie Mellon students, created a device that aids visually impaired people in communicating with technology.
09/08/15 2:46am
Many desktop computers on the first floor of Van Pelt have been marked as out of order.
09/03/15 4:07am
This year's hackathon will feature themed categories and place an emphasis on civic engagement.
09/03/15 3:14am
The Penn Robocup team travelled to China this July to compete in the Robocup World Finals.