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I Love My Job: Comcast Exec Ebony Lee

Ebony Lee hit a big career milestone this year: The senior vice president of strategic development at Comcast Cable made ten years at Philadelphia’s most […]

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Inside 3675 Market, Philadelphia’s Newest Innovation Hub

On November 9th, 3675 Market Street will officially open its doors to the public about two years after its ceremonial groundbreaking. So far, the 14-story […]

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Philadelphia Is One of the Country’s Top 10 Rising Cities for Startups

When AOL cofounder Steve Case visited Philadelphia this year, he observed a lot of growth in the startup community since his last visit in 2015, […]

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These Women Won Big at the 4th Annual Rad Awards

Monday night’s fourth annual Rad Awards celebrated some of the region’s most powerful thinkers and innovators who continue to play a role in moving the region […]

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New Philly Startup Second Rodeo Is the Answer to Every Local Biz’s Advertising Rut

It’s no secret that small business owners are juggling a lot. On any given day, they’re tackling a long list of duties from managing finances […]

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Why SAP Will Open a New Tech Innovation Lab in Delco

Trend alert: Large local institutions are making way for small offshoots that can serve as innovation control centers. Global business software giant SAP is the […]

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Penn’s New Guide to Commercializing Tech a Good Step for Philly

Philly’s been working to boost the rate at which it commercializes tech, and a shiny new resource from the Penn Center for Innovation (PCI) signals the […]

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Dear Amazon: Here Are 25+ Really Good Reasons for You to Come to Philly

Amazon has outgrown Seattle, and the behemoth is on a newfound quest to find a home for its second North American headquarters. The new HQ, […]

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Cell Phones That Charge in Seconds? New Research From Drexel Says It’s Possible

The battery hasn’t advanced in decades, and engineers at Drexel University want to change that. A team of researchers led by College of Engineering professor […]

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PHOTOS: Inside Vanguard’s Philadelphia Innovation Studio

Investment management giant Vanguard has officially set up shop right here in Philadelphia, just a little ways away from its Malvern, Pa. headquarters. On Tuesday, […]

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WATCH: Eight Pitches From Philadelphia’s Shark Tank Casting Call

On Wednesday morning, hundreds of hopefuls toting products and presentations of all sorts lined up outside Xfinity Live! for Shark Tank’s annual Greater Philadelphia casting call. […]

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Thrilled About How Far Philly Tech Has Come? Celebrate at the PHL Innovation Picnic

Ten Philadelphia tech organizations are collaborating to host the first-ever PHL Innovation Picnic later this month. In fact, it’s happening next Thursday, June 29th. The […]

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Here’s Why Brookings Thinks Philly’s Innovation Scene Isn’t Competitive Enough

A new report released on Thursday by the nonprofit Brookings Institution tries to tackle a major, eternally looming question for Philadelphia: With all of the […]

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One City in Pennsylvania is Poised to Crush the 21st Century …

I came to Pittsburgh to see the future. On a blustery late-winter morning with a light whorl of snowflakes falling near the banks of the […]

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Philly ER Doc Wins Big for Creating a Real Tricorder

Final Frontier Medical Devices, a team led by Paoli-based ER doctor Basil Harris, just won the global $10 million Qualcomm Tricorder XPrize competition for creating […]