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Here’s the Story Behind Comcast’s Swastika Problem on Google

If you searched for Comcast via Google last week, chances are you might’ve come across a swastika mixed in with images of the telecom giant’s […]

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Are Philly’s New Wi-Fi Kiosks Going to Spy on You?

Last month, we told you Philly sidewalks could soon feature 100 new kiosks — equipped with fancy features like free Wi-Fi, phone charging ports, public service announcements and info […]

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Comcast Is Bringing YouTube to X1

You’ll soon be able to view YouTube videos right from your Comcast cable box. Comcast and Google announced today that YouTube would soon be available […]

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Pennsylvanians Are Uniquely Interested in Trump’s Alleged Watersports Fetish

A lot of people have been on edge since Donald Trump was elected president in November. Those opposed to Trump seem to be interested in […]

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The Checkup: The Fat-Burning Trace Mineral You’re Not Eating Enough Of

• Question: What do sesame seeds, cashews, soybeans, shiitake mushrooms, kale and summer squash all have in common? Answer: They are all great sources of […]

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The Best Thing That Happened This Week: Google Trekker Is Wandering Our Woods

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Why Was a Philly Police Truck Disguised As a Google Street View Car?

Philadelphia journalist Dustin Slaughter had a weird story for VICE’s tech channel Motherboard yesterday. A Penn professor noticed that there was a truck rigged with […]

Business

Nine Philadelphians Make Forbes 30 Under 30

Forbes magazine has released its 30 Under 30 list for 2016 and nine young Philadelphians were recognized — from a Little League pitcher who captured the nation’s hearts to an […]

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What Is Up With Google Maps’ “EM Stanton Catchment” Neighborhood?

Load Google Maps into your browser and search for Philadelphia. Scroll down from City Hall and you’ll see a strange neighborhood you might not know: […]

Business

New Google CEO Has Philly Roots

He was instrumental in creating the Google Chrome web browser, the Android operating system and the Google search toolbar. Now he’s leading arguably the most powerful company […]

Business

BizFeed: Philly Sports Teams Take Nosedive in TV Ratings

1. Phillies, Sixers and Flyers See TV Audience Shrink The News: There’s not a whole lot of interest in Philadelphia sports these days. The Phillies are […]

Business

BizFeed: American Airlines Workers Allege Racism, Safety Hazards

1. American Airlines and US Airways Under Investigation The News: Eighty airline workers from Philadelphia and Washington, D.C. say American Airlines and US Airways managers “routinely […]

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BizFeed: Philadelphia’s $26 Billion Export Business Among Best in U.S.

1. Philly’s Exporting Game is Strong The News: The Philadelphia region ranked 11th in the United States for exports, according to a new study from […]

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Google’s Next Big Project? “Urban Problems”

The next big thing at Google is, drumroll … cities! In case you missed it, there’s a new Google-backed company called Sidewalk Labs that’s describing […]

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Watch Out Google, Duck Duck Go Handles 3 Billion Searches Per Year

The founder of Duck Duck Go — the Paoli, Pa.-based search engine that doesn’t track user information — spoke on CNBC’s Squawk Alley last week. (Hat […]