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See the 10 Philly Kickstarters that raised the most money [LINKS] creative

Apr. 4, 2014 7:30 am

See the 10 Philly Kickstarters that raised the most money [LINKS]

The list includes Connectify's Dispatch ($107,622) and Cipher Prime's Auditorium 2: Duet ($71,061).
Why does Facebook always say we’re in Camden? Or Yeadon? [LINKS] civic

Mar. 21, 2014 10:30 am

Why does Facebook always say we’re in Camden? Or Yeadon? [LINKS]

"Not to worry, I fully intend to get to the bottom of the "Camden" problem on Facebook! It's a nice enough town but when I'm people watching in Washington Square, or eating on Passayunk Avenue, or running at Fairmount Park, or doing pretty much anything cool in Center City, I am most definitely NOT doing it in Camden!"
‘Lo-fi’ makerspace Workshop PHL launches in Fishtown [LINKS] dev

Mar. 14, 2014 9:30 am

‘Lo-fi’ makerspace Workshop PHL launches in Fishtown [LINKS]

"Its founder, Delaware County native Kelly Malone, describes Workshop as a lo-fi, DIY interpretation of a maker facility. It will be a place where affordable classes are treated as laid-back social affairs, and where local creatives will teach everything from simple sewing and cocktail-making to photography and jewelry-making."
Watch a dot matrix printer perform “Eye of the Tiger” [LINKS] creative

Feb. 28, 2014 7:30 am

Watch a dot matrix printer perform “Eye of the Tiger” [LINKS]

Five Philly Tumblrs you should follow, Newsworks covers developments in police tech and someone's idea of a web comedy series isn't exactly funny.
This Penn grad is getting tea with strangers [LINKS] creative

Feb. 14, 2014 9:30 am

This Penn grad is getting tea with strangers [LINKS]

"People say the Bay has great people, and I've met like 10 so far. There's like 8 million more. If you're one of them, and you enjoy a good conversation, let's sit over tea and share some stories."
Philly is one of the top cities for bitcoin users [LINKS] civic

Feb. 7, 2014 11:00 am

Philly is one of the top cities for bitcoin users [LINKS]

"Now, more and more Philadelphia retailers, like Cavanaughs, are accepting bitcoins — about two dozen so far, according to the online bitcoin retail locator Coinmap. That makes Philadelphia one of the top 10 cities in the world for bitcoin users relative to its population."
7 ways to get more Philly women in tech [LINKS] access

Jan. 31, 2014 7:30 am

7 ways to get more Philly women in tech [LINKS]

"You want more women in tech events? You want more women speakers in conferences? You want more VCs and angels to invest in women? It’s time for YOU to take a stand."
Paine’s Skatepark makes Kickstarter’s year in review [LINKS] creative

Jan. 10, 2014 7:30 am

Paine’s Skatepark makes Kickstarter’s year in review [LINKS]

The crowdfunded Philly skatepark was featured on Kickstarter's year in review. Fishtown-based creative agency Skout Media made the Kickstarter video for the project.
PhillyMag’s top 10 Philadelphia tweets of the year [LINKS] creative

Dec. 20, 2013 8:00 am

PhillyMag’s top 10 Philadelphia tweets of the year [LINKS]

PhillyMag's list features the infamous tweet by Fox29 news anchor Joyce Evans, where she compares an episode of Breaking Bad to a Southwest Philly shooting.