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Check out this duet where the musicians are connected through the Internet [LINKS]

High-tech duet illustrates the power of a brand-new Internet [Newsworks] “The Curtis Institute of Music in Philadelphia plans to use Internet2 to allow students to work with teachers around the world. With audio and video links, teacher and student can play pieces together, simultaneously, without dropouts or delays.” Check out the video below. [tech]QigfsGNW9zw[/tech] Why Philly […]

High-tech duet illustrates the power of a brand-new Internet [Newsworks] “The Curtis Institute of Music in Philadelphia plans to use Internet2 to allow students to work with teachers around the world. With audio and video links, teacher and student can play pieces together, simultaneously, without dropouts or delays.”

Check out the video below.

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Why Philly Will Never Be a Start-up Hub [PhillyMag]

Sunoco leaves a legacy of spin-offs in Philadelphia area [Philadelphia Inquirer] “SunGard Data Systems Inc., a Fortune 500 company based in Wayne, was once a division of Sun Oil.”

Ronnie Polaneczky: Elderly author is finding his e-book to be a tough read among friends [Philadelphia Daily News] “The problem is, Bernie [Cohen]‘s elderly friends haven’t read [his e-book] A Warning. They either don’t have the right device to download it or they lack the skills to do so. Or their book habits are so cemented in the past, they won’t turn any page that isn’t paper.”

Internet-only grocer now making rounds in Philly [Philadelphia Inquirer]

Quorum plays matchmaker for Philly investors, clean energy startups [Newsworks]

Philly mural, website aim to launch a dialogue about suicide [Newsworks]

Community Engagement and Civic Collaboration [White House blog] The city’s Chief Innovation Officer Adel Ebeid writes about Philly’s KEYSPOT program and PhillyRising.

How the Navy Yard went high-tech [Newsworks]

Rutgers University helps food vendors keep up with latest trends [Newsworks] Newsworks profiles the Food Innovation Center at Rutgers, an incubator for New Jersey farmers.

Arraya Solutions Named to CRN’s 2012 Fast Growth 100 List [pdf, press release] Arraya is a tech consulting firm in Plymouth Meeting.

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Juliana Reyes

Juliana Reyes began as lead reporter at Technical.ly Philly in July 2012. Previously, she was a city services beat reporter for the Philadelphia Daily News, as part of a project called “It’s Our Money.” She is learning to drive, learning to bike (in the city) but is an expert at taking SEPTA. She grew up in North Jersey and Manila, Philippines but she left the tropics for Bryn Mawr College, where she majored in linguistics. She now lives in West Philly.

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