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Q3 VC data is in: Philly is having its best investment year ever — to the tune of $5B

Oct. 15, 2021 1:56 pm

Q3 VC data is in: Philly is having its best investment year ever — to the tune of $5B

Still with one quarter of the year left, startups in the Greater Philadelphia region have pulled in more venture capital than in any previous year — by a lot.
These Philly startups nabbed spots in a new Google for Startups-backed accelerator for disabled founders

Oct. 15, 2021 11:49 am

These Philly startups nabbed spots in a new Google for Startups-backed accelerator for disabled founders

2Gether International's first tech-specific cohort, supported by Google for Startups, was created specifically for founders with disabilities.
RealLIST Startups 2021 check-in: How have Philly’s most promising young companies grown, 9 months later?

Oct. 14, 2021 5:12 pm

RealLIST Startups 2021 check-in: How have Philly’s most promising young companies grown, 9 months later?

After being named to our list of most intriguing companies, here's where the top 10 stand now.
Meet the 28 Venture for America fellows working at Philly startups for the next two years

Oct. 14, 2021 9:35 am

Meet the 28 Venture for America fellows working at Philly startups for the next two years

These recent graduates will join 14 local tech companies to gain hands-on entrepreneurship experience.
Tanya Morris knows Black and brown women founders need more access to capital. That doesn’t always mean VC

Oct. 13, 2021 11:37 am

Tanya Morris knows Black and brown women founders need more access to capital. That doesn’t always mean VC

The North Philadelphia native and dot connector is building a community with her mentorship-driven Mom Your Business as well as Founders to Funders, an accelerator for early-stage companies.
Power Moves: Forthcoming University City incubator B.Labs names its director

Oct. 12, 2021 2:21 pm

Power Moves: Forthcoming University City incubator B.Labs names its director

Plus, new leadership roles over at Phenom, Gopuff and Power Home Remodeling.
This is your brain on VR: A tech reporter and a neuroscientist discuss the ins and outs of the technology

Oct. 12, 2021 9:00 am

This is your brain on VR: A tech reporter and a neuroscientist discuss the ins and outs of the technology

Virtual and augmented reality have become ubiquitous in everyday life — and our brains seem to be on board.
Philly’s KIN Apparel got a deal with two ‘Shark Tank’ investors on the show’s season premiere

Oct. 11, 2021 2:04 pm

Philly’s KIN Apparel got a deal with two ‘Shark Tank’ investors on the show’s season premiere

Philomena Kane's company offers a line of hoodies that are lined with satin to protect hair from breakage. The YouTuber also has a focus on educating other Black women about hair care.
Year-old Mainfactor is eyeing the future of ecommerce after its $69M raise

Oct. 8, 2021 10:55 am

Year-old Mainfactor is eyeing the future of ecommerce after its $69M raise

The startup acquires small retailers, which might be too small to gain attention or traction on their own, and helps them grow through digital marketing and influencing with celebs or artists.
A CHOP nurse is behind Murphy Cares, a pet therapy app to reduce stress with on-demand dogs

Oct. 7, 2021 2:07 pm

A CHOP nurse is behind Murphy Cares, a pet therapy app to reduce stress with on-demand dogs

"I created this app to give people a friend," founder Michele Davey said. "People can feel really helpless, but with Murphy Cares, they're in control."

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