Breaking: Brian Tierney’s Message Of Christmas Cheer — See Ya, Wouldn’t Wanna Be Ya (Philebrity)


Aria Systems Completes $10 Million in Series B Funding
Leader in SaaS Billing Looks Ahead to Launch of Its A+ Billing Platform
Aria Systems raises $10M more for online billing (Venture Beat)

Comcast sees slowing effects of economy (Associated Press via Business Week)

Dow committed to closing Rohm & Haas buy (Reuters)

Tyco Electronics cuts jobs, some local (Harrisburg Patriot-News)

Tribune Files Bankruptcy One Year After Zell Bailout (Bloomberg)
Properties in eastern Pennsylvania owned by Tribune include the Allentown Morning Call and TV stations in Philadelphia (WPHL) and Harrisburg (WPMT).

CONFIRMED: Two iPhone models to sell at Walmart (this month!) (ZDNet Blogs)

Intel develops fast, cheap optical links on silicon
(CNET News)

5 Reasons To Avoid GSI Commerce (GSIC) (Investopedia)
Though I don't play stock-picker here, I generally agree with this assessment.

Successful exit for Textronics Inc (fibre2fashion)
Textronics is based in Wilmington

Fresh Thinking: Harvard Business Review Article Explores When and How Companies Must Reinvent Their Businesses (PR Newswire)
Article by Clayton Christensen and SAP co-CEO Henning Kagermann in HBR.

inTEST (INTT) Cuts 10 Employees from Tester Interface Product Segment (
inTEST is based in Cherry Hill.

Emtec, Inc. Announces Fiscal 2008 Results (PR Newswire)

C&D Technologies turns profit
(Philadelphia Business Journal)