PhillyDeals Archive: November, 2010

Comcast vs. Netflix carrier: Higher fees ahead?

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Re Level 3 Communications Inc.'s claim that "Comcast threatens the open Internet" by "effectively putting up a toll booth"... Read more

US home prices falling faster

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Home prices fell in 18 of 20 major US markets during September, S&P/Case-Shiller data shows here. The typical US home price "declined... Read more

In Center City, fancy eats push out hoagie shops

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Cheesesteak, pizza, hoagie shops and takeouts are being replaced by fancy tablecloth-and-wine establishments in Center City at the rate of... Read more

$8M+ Baltimore schooling deal was made in Philly

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Milestone Partners, Radnor, has bought a piece of Learn It Systems LLC, a Baltimore firm that says it provides tutoring and other public-school... Read more

Landlord: Philly office tenants expect 3-6 months free rent

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Philadelphia and Washington DC office tenants "want more free rent," George D. Johnstone, operations chief at Center City's dominant... Read more

Tech hires up, bank hires down: reports

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Temporary hiring was up 25% vs last year in the third quarter, and should peak at a 30% peak gain this winter; "staffing services have... Read more

State store sell-off a threat to Lubert-backed firm: report

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Simple Brands, a Conshohocken firm backed by prominent supporters of lame-duck PA Gov. Ed Rendell, could lose its monopoly on self-service... Read more

Smart phones boost online sales

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From her headquarters office at online retail operator GSI Commerce, Fiona Dias can see the parking lot of the giant, real-world King of Prussia... Read more