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Juliana Reyes

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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Net neutrality activists protest outside Comcast [Comcast Roundup] business

Sep. 19, 2014 4:08 pm

Net neutrality activists protest outside Comcast [Comcast Roundup]

Plus: is Comcast really going to disconnect your service if you use Tor?
Startups: apply to pitch at Forbes’ $400K ‘Pressure Cooker’ [Links Roundup] business

Sep. 19, 2014 4:05 pm

Startups: apply to pitch at Forbes’ $400K ‘Pressure Cooker’ [Links Roundup]

At least one of the five spots in the Shark Tank-esque event will go to a Philadelphian.
Ex-Chief Data Officer Mark Headd is leaving Philadelphia civic

Sep. 19, 2014 3:57 pm

Ex-Chief Data Officer Mark Headd is leaving Philadelphia

"Philly is to civic technology what Nashville is to country music so I'll be back there often, but it will no doubt be bittersweet," he wrote.
Wireless thermometer Fever Smart nears $40K crowdfunding goal business

Sep. 19, 2014 10:29 am

Wireless thermometer Fever Smart nears $40K crowdfunding goal

Plus: why the company ditched its former name, Life Patch.
Why Graphene Frontiers is spending $3M to open an R&D facility in Albany business

Sep. 19, 2014 9:03 am

Why Graphene Frontiers is spending $3M to open an R&D facility in Albany

World-class facilities and consumer electronics partners (and funding from New York state) are the major draws.
Meet 9 companies in the 2nd FastFWD social enterprise accelerator class business

Sep. 18, 2014 5:24 pm

Meet 9 companies in the 2nd FastFWD social enterprise accelerator class

An online job portal for ex-offenders, an urban farming network and more.
City’s ‘US2020′ STEM mentoring effort to kick off with two programs access

Sep. 18, 2014 12:39 pm

City’s ‘US2020′ STEM mentoring effort to kick off with two programs

The local arm of a nationwide program, Philadelphia's US2020 draws together industry partners, schools and government.
Dave Cole, the South Jersey hacker who ran for Congress, on why he lost civic

Sep. 18, 2014 10:37 am

Dave Cole, the South Jersey hacker who ran for Congress, on why he lost

Cole, who helped introduce open source to the White House, lost in the primary. "I'm not sure how to beat the system yet," he said, "but we can't give up on it."
How Moven, a venture-backed mobile banking app, landed in suburban Philly business

Sep. 18, 2014 8:29 am

How Moven, a venture-backed mobile banking app, landed in suburban Philly

After closing an $8 million Series A, the New York-based Moven is letting its new CTO build a product team on the Main Line.
Get Apple’s new iOS 8 today and you can use DuckDuckGo in Safari business

Sep. 17, 2014 1:49 pm

Get Apple’s new iOS 8 today and you can use DuckDuckGo in Safari

Will this make the Paoli-based, privacy-focused search engine more ubiquitous?