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I Love My Job: Philadelphia Fusion President Tucker Roberts

Philadelphia Fusion president Tucker Roberts is on a quest to solidify Philadelphia’s standing as a leading e-sports hub. Last week, Roberts — along with other […]

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A Comcast Exec Left This Philly Bartender a $1,000 Tip on a $47 Check

When an NFL star left a 20-cent (as opposed to 20 percent) tip at P.Y.T. in 2014, I exposed his utter rudeness. And when a […]

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Meet the 11 Startups in Comcast’s New Lift Labs Accelerator Cohort

On Monday, Comcast announced the eleven startups taking part in its second annual Comcast NBCUniversal Lift Labs Accelerator, powered by Techstars. The 13-week program, which […]

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We’re All Getting Screwed by Fees, Pretty Much All the Time

There’s something perversely satisfying about learning that someone who screwed you over is, in turn, getting screwed. That was my first thought when I read […]

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All Those Maddening Fees on Your Comcast Bill, Explained

1. Universal Connectivity Charge To ensure people living in low-income and rural areas have access to high-speed internet, the federal government set up a fund […]

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Two Philly-Area Companies Are Among the Country’s Best Workplaces for Millennials

Fortune and Great Place to Work compiled a list of the “Best Large Workplaces for Millennials 2019.” This year’s list featured 75 companies, a significant […]

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Inside Philadelphia’s New Innovation Festival

Philadelphia is getting a new citywide special — spoiler: it does not include a PBR. This week, city leaders announced B.PHL, Philadelphia’s first citywide innovation […]

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Supreme Court to Weigh In on Racial Discrimination Case Against Comcast

In Philly, there are about 260 channels available on Comcast’s largest, most expensive television package. Not included in that avalanche of TV content, however, are the stations from […]

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Job Seekers Really Want to Work at These Two Philly Companies

Some of the country’s most in-demand companies are right here in the Philadelphia region, according to LinkedIn. The online network said it recently analyzed “billions […]

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Comcast’s New Esports Arena: You Can Stop the “Parents’ Basement” Jokes Now

Chances are, when you think of the South Philly sports complex, your mind goes to this city’s most historic sporting franchises: the Flyers, the Eagles, […]

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These 3 Philly Companies Made Fortune’s 2019 Best Companies List

Fortune recently released its highly anticipated 100 Best Companies to Work For list, and three Philadelphia companies made the cut for their employee-approved workplaces. The […]

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We Think We’ve Finally Figured Out What’s Inside Comcast’s Lobby Sphere

Comcast unveiled its new 60-story technology center to the world last fall, and since then, we’ve been free to waltz in to marvel at the […]

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Philly Startups: It’s Time to Apply for Comcast’s Lift Labs Accelerator

It’s that time again: Comcast NBCUniversal’s Lift Labs Accelerator, powered by Techstars, is searching for up to twelve startups that will make up its 2019 […]

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Yup, You’re Paying More on Your Comcast Bill This Year

Comcast is ringing in the new year with higher cable bills for its customers yet again. Though the news is always unwelcome, it’s now a […]

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Why Comcast Was Just Named One of the Country’s Best Workplaces for Diversity

Fortune just released its latest 100 Best Workplaces list, and, this time, the publication ranked the U.S. companies leading the way on diversity. Specifically, the […]