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Here Are the Philly Stores Open on Thanksgiving

Black Friday is still the most critical shopping day of the year, but we’re finding that even as the internet becomes everyone’s top destination to […]

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Comcast Rejoices as FCC Moves to Ditch Net Neutrality Rules

It looks like Comcast’s net neutrality Twitter campaign and stream of blog posts on the controversial topic will actually pay off. On Tuesday, Federal Communications […]

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Why Amazon Will Set Up a Big Clothing Plant in Philly’s Backyard

Philadelphia doesn’t need to land Amazon’s second headquarters to feel the impact of the e-commerce giant. Pennsylvania already boasts over a dozen Amazon facilities, and […]

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Ben Franklin Just Pumped $4.4M Into Philly Startups

Ben Franklin Technology Partners has started off the fiscal year by setting the bar high. The organization recently announced that it made investments in 25 […]

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Should We Be Worried About Market East?

All eyes are on Philadelphia’s Market East district, the relatively small patch of city that could soon be the site of Philadelphia’s latest great reawakening. […]

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Philly Just Lost Its Chance to Be the First to Enforce a Wage Equity Law

Though Philadelphia was the first city to sign wage equity legislation, it lost its chance to be the country’s first city to actually enforce it. […]

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Meet Center City’s Biggest Cheerleader

We’re pretty certain that no one knows more about Center City than Michelle Shannon, the woman who’s been pushing downtown Philadelphia’s development for nearly 30 […]

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Report: Comcast Wants to Acquire 21st Century Fox

Comcast has approached 21st Century Fox over a possible acquisition, the Wall Street Journal reported on Thursday, and it’s currently unclear whether the company wants […]

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How Social Media Makes You Buy Things You Never Knew You Needed

It’s not news that online shopping is on the rise, but what’s really mind boggling is just how many people shop online after seeing a […]

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We Told You to Watch These 10 Philly Startups—Here’s Where They Are Now

Back in January, we polled the tech community to determine Philly’s top ten startups to watch for 2017. As we enter the final months of […]

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11 Philadelphians Make New Forbes “30 Under 30” Class

Some of the country’s youngest change-makers got their shine on Tuesday when Forbes released its 30 Under 30 2018 class. The highly anticipated list recognizes […]

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WSJ Doesn’t Even Bother to Include Philly in Amazon Analysis

The Wall Street Journal just released its definitive list of potential locations for Amazon’s new corporate headquarters and, lo and behold, there’s no trace of […]

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Can We Really Count on Philly’s Tech Community to Increase Diversity?

It’s been about two weeks since Philly Startup Leaders (PSL) partnered with Mogulette to host the Philly tech community’s second annual Diversity Dinner, and on […]

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Philly University Presidents Don’t Talk to Each Other—and That’s a Big Problem

When the Brookings Institution published a review of Philadelphia’s innovation district earlier this year, the report’s biggest recommendation was collaboration, hence its title, “Connect to […]

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Here’s How David Bookspan and Wil Reynolds Grade Philly’s Tech Scene

A lot can be said about how far Philly’s tech scene has come in the last decade or even in just the last five years. […]