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Archive: September 2010

Gigabit Genius Grant winners announced uncategorized

Sep. 30, 2010 3:21 pm

Gigabit Genius Grant winners announced

It’s one team from Baltimore and a technologist from the other side of the globe that will be benefiting from a Philadelphia-based fund to spur innovation around gigabit ultra-high speed broadband connectivity. This morning, Philly Startup Leaders announced the two winners of its Gigabit Genius Grant, a contest put together by several businesses and organizations […]
Human Network Labs working on mobile social networking products at Enterprise Center uncategorized

Sep. 30, 2010 3:00 pm

Human Network Labs working on mobile social networking products at Enterprise Center

This story is completed in partnership with Temple University’s journalism capstone class Philadelphia Neighborhoods. Students Tracy Galloway and Maria Zankey will cover technology issues through December. In the basement of the Enterprise Center, located at 45th and Market streets in West Philadelphia, Shu Wen Yang and Natalie Chew are working on a new technology that […]
Good Company Ventures graduates 11 today

Sep. 30, 2010 10:15 am

Good Company Ventures graduates 11 today

Investor Showcase 1:30 to 5:30 pm Offices of Morgan Lewis 1701 Market St. Philadelphia, PA Cocktail Reception 6:00 to 8:00 pm University of the Arts Caplan Center Studio Theater 211 S. Broad Street Philadephia, PA There’s one event we didn’t include in our events roundup that deserves some extra attention. After a summer of incubating and mentoring […]
Comcast Roundup: Stephen Burke will lead NBC, Comcast.net hackers sentenced and more business

Sep. 30, 2010 8:30 am

Comcast Roundup: Stephen Burke will lead NBC, Comcast.net hackers sentenced and more

Every Thursday morning at 8:30 a.m. EST, find all the stories you need to know about your friendly telecommunications giant in the Comcast Roundup. Get an e-mail subscription for our Comcast news updates. DEFINITE READS Burke to lead NBC Universal after Comcast deal [paidContent] — 52-year-old Comcast COO Stephen Burke will be made NBC Universal CEO after […]
Switch Preview: Myna Music is iTunes Genius on steroids uncategorized

Sep. 29, 2010 1:00 pm

Switch Preview: Myna Music is iTunes Genius on steroids

[tech]cXt6UNkQsno[/tech] Switch Details: When: 10/6. 6 p.m. Where: Levitt Auditorium, University of the Arts Price: $9 Click Here to Get Tickets If you’ve ever hit the “next” button on Pandora, you’ve likely been wowed by the service’s ability to dig up music that you like based on the “seed” artist you give. However, in order to draw connections […]
Devnuts: young collaboration and incubation workspace in Northern Liberties dev

Sep. 29, 2010 11:30 am

Devnuts: young collaboration and incubation workspace in Northern Liberties

Announced with a sleek new website launch yesterday, the Devnuts crew is abutting its form of co-working with a heavier focus on incubation and selling its pooled talent.
Startup Roundup: Lessons from the Cupcake Lady startups category

Sep. 29, 2010 10:25 am

Startup Roundup: Lessons from the Cupcake Lady

Technically Philly’s Startup Roundup parses out the small pieces that make our greater Startup ecosystem thrive. We want to keep you in touch with the innovations that we can’t quite get to covering, but that deserve highlight. Follow along with the Startup Roundup’s dedicated newsletter or RSS feed. If you’ve got news to share, get in touch. MUST […]
FoundedinPhilly.com from Gabe Weinberg serves as community stake in the ground uncategorized

Sep. 29, 2010 9:00 am

FoundedinPhilly.com from Gabe Weinberg serves as community stake in the ground

It’s about perception. Sensing that the perception of Philadelphia’s startup community in the minds of entrepreneurs hasn’t grown with the community itself, Duck Duck Go founder and Hacker Angel Gabe Weinberg launched this week a very small, very simple stake in the ground. FoundedinPhilly.com is nothing but a few logos and a block of text, […]
10 coolest (mostly interactive) online maps of Philadelphia dev

Sep. 28, 2010 11:30 am

10 coolest (mostly interactive) online maps of Philadelphia

Taking into account our own map obsessions, suggestions and calling out our community, we took on the task of listing, in no particular order, the 10 best online maps of Philadelphia.
YIP business panel discussion: Public schools and growing our startup community will save Philadelphia

Sep. 28, 2010 9:58 am

YIP business panel discussion: Public schools and growing our startup community will save Philadelphia

The perception and practice of Philadelphia public schools and the depth and widespread recognition for the city’s startup communities are two issues that need the most addressing to develop the future of entrepreneurship here, according to a panel and breakout group discussion held Monday night by Young Involved Philadelphia. The Business and Entrepreneurship night, which […]