Etsy for Gaming Tools? Meet the Philly Startup That Wants to Help You Ace That Video Game

March 1, 2019

Once upon a time, video games were pretty basic. Consider Pac-Man, the chomping mouth that devoured small dots while moving […]

Would You Use a Start-Up to Sell Your Home? This Philly Company is Betting You Will

January 18, 2019

It’s a phrase that countless start-ups use when they feel as if they have gained enough traction: “We’re the Uber […]

InstaMed’s Stellar Growth Fueled by Surging Patient Payments

September 26, 2018

InstaMed, a Philadelphia tech company that handles payments for the health-care industry, is expecting to post $58 million in revenues […]

The Inquirer’s 2018 Stellar StartUps Winners Named at Gala

September 14, 2018

A man with a cooking passion since childhood. High school friends who bonded over a chemistry project. A former EMT […]

And the 2018 Stellar StartUps Finalists are …

August 23, 2018

This year, we received nearly 100 applicants for the Inquirer’s third annual Stellar StartUps contest recognizing some of the region’s […]

University City Science Center Names New President and CEO

July 30, 2018

Three months after being forced out as CEO of the investment firm Safeguard Scientifics, Stephen Zarrilli has been chosen to […]

America’s Robot Future: Rajant Celebrates New HQ, Plans For Growth

July 17, 2018

Is automation destroying familiar jobs, reducing drudge work, collecting more information than anyone expected, and opening opportunities? Yes, yes, yes, […]

How Philly Start-up RoundTrip Helps Ease a Huge Health Problem: Getting a Ride to the Doctor

April 16, 2018

In health care, innovation has transformed so much that was once a painful, protracted experience. Brain surgery can now be […]

Advanced Absorbent Technologies LLC is Bringing Dignity to Incontinence Products

March 23, 2018

Joe Howard, a Pittsburgh native with an MBA and a sales and marketing background in specialty steels and ketchup, isn’t […]

This Philly-Made Tool Can Help You Train Your Brain to Calm Down

December 8, 2017

When Clark Griswold tried to blanket his home in Christmas lights, an electrical glitch rendered the facade completely dark. But […]

The 2017 Stellar StartUps Winners are …

September 14, 2017

Congrats to our portfolio companies, LeagueSide Inc., and Asset-Map! A seventh grader sewing since she was 6. Recent college graduates […]

How the Start-up LeagueSide Aims to Fund and Shake up Youth Sports

August 4, 2017

Evan Brandoff and Zubin Teherani are living the dream as two single guys in their mid-20s sharing an apartment in […]

Wistar Helps Community College Grads get Hard-core Science Jobs

June 5, 2017

Amanda Moran, 26, spends her days in love with cells, research and science and in love with wearing a white […]

Binto: Women-focused Start-up Birthed From Wharton

May 23, 2017

Two years ago, Suzie Welsh was working as a nurse at Penn Medicine’s fertility practice, and female patients kept asking […]

Philly Startup SocialLadder Wins “Best Management Team” From N.J. Tech Council

April 13, 2017

SocialLadder, a Philadelphia-based startup that enables live events to promote and sell tickets through its peer-to-peer marketing platform, beat 44 […]

Philly Geek Award Winners

October 19, 2016

Geekadelphia teamed up with Generocity and on Sunday to host the sixth annual Philly Geek Awards, which this year […]

Penn contest singles out two apps

April 22, 2016

Picking two winners to fund at Thursday’s Third AppitUP Demo Day sponsored by the Penn Center for Innovation wasn’t easy, […]

Philly universities about to get a DOD windfall for smart fabrics

April 1, 2016

Philadelphia universities already deep into research on smart fabrics and wearable technology will earn a major boost from the Department […]

Phila. medical app firm takes a Vegas visit

March 7, 2016

Brendan McCorkle, chief executive of Philadelphia-based medical-software app developer CloudMine, flew to Las Vegas because that’s where his firm’s clients […]

Philly manufacturing no longer dark and dirty; Makers must collaborate

January 29, 2016

Not Your Grandfather’s Manufacturing wasn’t the title of Wednesday’s Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce event on manufacturing. But it could […]

Innovation group ramps up

January 28, 2016

The Health Care Innovation Collaborative, a project of Philadelphia’s CEO Council for Growth, said Monday 115 companies and individuals applied […]

New partnership will capture more braking power on SEPTA subway lines

January 22, 2016

SEPTA and two energy services firms announced Thursday they had teamed up to expand the first-of-its-kind battery storage system that […]

Firms proliferate to prevent concussions but evidence lags

January 21, 2016

Well-publicized events involving professional athletes, along with a federal lawsuit and a Hollywood movie now in theaters, have spurred unprecedented […]

Area firm is a leader in personalized marketing

December 14, 2015

They’re watching us – and what we do when we shop online. How we buy stuff reveals to companies and […]