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Meet BACH, the platform for easy bachelor and bachelorette party planning

5 hours ago

Meet BACH, the platform for easy bachelor and bachelorette party planning

Founder Mike Petrakis said he's watching the travel bug return as the pandemic wanes, and is excited to grow the now-20-person company from his hometown.
Collegeville’s ‘low-code’ Infinite Blue has a Series A under its belt and plans for growth

12 hours ago

Collegeville’s ‘low-code’ Infinite Blue has a Series A under its belt and plans for growth

Eight years in, founder Frank Shultz said it was time to take on some capital to achieve the kind of growth the company has long been planning.
Philly Maker Faire has a new podcast celebrating local creators

Jun. 22, 2021 4:48 pm

Philly Maker Faire has a new podcast celebrating local creators

Each episode dives into the story behind a creator's product, business or invention and how they brought it to life.
5 Gopuffable items that symbolize Gopuff’s rapid growth and recent acquisitions

Jun. 22, 2021 10:47 am

5 Gopuffable items that symbolize Gopuff’s rapid growth and recent acquisitions

The on-demand delivery company is expanding across the country, and internationally, with four acquisitions and one major partnership in the past seven months. Here's a roundup — and some ideas for in-app purchases to mark each one.
Another one: Coding bootcamp CodeBoxx is launching in Philly this year

Jun. 21, 2021 3:51 pm

Another one: Coding bootcamp CodeBoxx is launching in Philly this year

CodeBoxx is the fifth tech skills development org to enter the Philly market in less than two years. Here's how it plans to stand out. Plus: We talked to a local bootcamp grad and critic about what makes a good program.
Philadelphia’s equitable recovery stakeholders on a challenging year: ‘Everybody is changed because of this’

Jun. 21, 2021 9:56 am

Philadelphia’s equitable recovery stakeholders on a challenging year: ‘Everybody is changed because of this’

The City of Philadelphia's Pathways to Reform, Transformation and Reconciliation group released a report recapping the last year of local work on racial, economic and health equity. Its leaders cite a more coordinated plan toward progress.
Whoa: DuckDuckGo says it raised $100M in 2020

Jun. 17, 2021 12:39 pm

Whoa: DuckDuckGo says it raised $100M in 2020

The blink-and-you-missed-it announcement names investors such as World Wide Web inventor Tim Berners-Lee and WhatsApp founder Brian Acton.
Center City-based Health Union has acquired Boston’s WEGO Health

Jun. 16, 2021 12:54 pm

Center City-based Health Union has acquired Boston’s WEGO Health

The 11-year-old Health Union manages online health information hubs where users who share chronic health conditions can interact with each other. The deal brings its employee count up to 230.
Meet Common Paper, the software startup from Jake Stein and Ben Garvey to streamline legal contracts

Jun. 14, 2021 5:54 pm

Meet Common Paper, the software startup from Jake Stein and Ben Garvey to streamline legal contracts

The pair of technologists have each founded companies and worked together before. Now it's time to build something from the ground up.
Watch: Innovation firm Bresslergroup is featured in a new TV show about ‘ingenuity and design excellence’

Jun. 14, 2021 2:09 pm

Watch: Innovation firm Bresslergroup is featured in a new TV show about ‘ingenuity and design excellence’

The Center City team competed against other product makers via their collaboration on the Rachio 3 Smart Sprinkler Controller, a sustainable smart sprinkler that conserves water by tracking the weather.

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