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Startup Roundup: Startup Weekend around the corner

Technically Philly’s Startup Roundup parses out the small pieces that make our greater Startup ecosystem thrive. We want to keep you in touch with the innovations that we can’t quite get to covering, but that deserve highlight. Follow along with a weekly email newsletter by clicking here and selecting the Startup Roundup button or follow Startup […]

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Technically Philly’s Startup Roundup parses out the small pieces that make our greater Startup ecosystem thrive. We want to keep you in touch with the innovations that we can’t quite get to covering, but that deserve highlight. Follow along with a weekly email newsletter by clicking here and selecting the Startup Roundup button or follow Startup Roundup’s RSS feed. If you’ve got news to share, get in touch.
MUST READS
We hear that Parking Panda, launched at Startup Weekend Baltimore, and which allows folks that own parking spaces to sell them off through calendar reservations, will be making a move to Philadelphia. Philly’s Weekend takes place Oct. 14 – 16, so gear up, people.
Philly company Xtium, which provides private cloud service solutions, received $11.5 million in a Series A round of investment from OpenView Venture Partners, as we reported in yesterday’s Venture Capital roundup.

GIVE A GLANCE
Cherry Hill’s icueTV announced that its working with SeaChange International to provide hard-disc movie fufillment after consumers watch trailers on their cable systems and click-through to purchase.
TicketNews, which covers the world of welp, ticketing news, and yes that really does exist, does a big piece on TicketLeap‘s new features and its move to new events spaces like seasonal attractions.
BET writes about Comcast and DreamIt Ventures’ Minority Entrepreneur Accelerator Program, mentioning up to $25,000 in funding that has been earmarked for the local ElectNext project.
Twitter deal platform Tweetalicious, based in King of Prussia , and which we wrote about in June, just announced an iPhone app for its service.
Wilmington’s Archer Group, an interactive firm, will be hosting Delaware governor Jack Markell at its offices September 30 during an open house. Reservations are past deadline, but if you’re desperate, fire off an email to see if you can get on the list. Archer puts together Ignite Wilmington.
MIGHT BE WORTH YOUR TIME
After showing off at last week’s Philly Tech Meetup, startup Cliq is showing up in some of our job feeds, in search of a PHP and MySQL backend developer.
University City Science Center‘s Coffee & Capital program on October 5 will feature Kauffman Fellow and life sciences investor Armen Karamanian to talk investment with an intimate crowd of 25.
According to a press release, San Francisco-based marketing agency Organic.com is working with Wharton Customer Analytics Initiative to develop new models for online ads that make them better for consumers and advertisers, with a focus on improving ad sentiment and fixing repetition and fatigue.
King of Prussia’s NextDocs announces a West Coast office expansion.
Startup Roundup will post weekly on Wednesdays until there’s not a Philly startup story left to link to on the Internet. See others here, or sign-up for its email newsletter.

Companies: Archer Group / Cliq / NextDocs / Xtium

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