The argument for a Philly Tech Diversity Pledge

The argument for a Philly Tech Diversity Pledge

Q: Can we please stop arguing over whether there’s a diversity problem in tech, and actually start doing something about it? — Elaina M., Kensington   Susan Fowler’s blog post about her time working for Uber has become the stuff of legend. If you’re a man in tech, or...
Is Lying on Social Media Okay?

Is Lying on Social Media Okay?

Q: Is it wrong to exaggerate on social media? Everybody else does it. — James L., Northern Liberties   A: Hmm. I’m not sure if this is a question or an argument for the defense. Let’s unpack both.   Is exaggerating on social media wrong? Most would agree that...
Is Screen Time Bad for Kids?

Is Screen Time Bad for Kids?

Q: Should I be limiting the amount of time my children spend on devices? — “Conflicted” in Conshohocken A: The short answer: Yes.   The reason you’re likely conflicted, “Conflicted,” is because you’re straddling two opposing thoughts: First is the suspicion that too...