The Best View of Pittsburgh featured on Steve Case’s

Rise of the Rest Website - Pittsburgh skyline

This morning I clicked on the link in a recent tweet from Steve Case… ON THE ROAD AGAIN: Announcing next #RiseOfRest startup tour #Madison #Minneapolis #DesMoines #KansasCity #StLouis — Steve Case (@SteveCase) August 27, 2014 … and I spotted a familiar site on the Rise of the Rest website. Take a look at the […]

8 Things to Store Around Town for Pittsburgh Events

If you’re visiting Pittsburgh for the 1st or 500th time to attend a big event, you might travel with supplies and equipment. Luckily, you can use – an online marketplace to connect with friendly neighborhood residents to store your stuff around town. Here’s a list of some of the big annual events and the […]

Pittsburgh Startups: SolePower charges your phone while you walk

SolePower shoe clip, from their Kickstarter page.

Pittsburgh’s startup scene is flourishing. Local entrepreneurs, founders, developers, designers, investors, mentors, accelerators and incubators are working together to help dream and create new promising ideas. We’ll be profiling local startups throughout the summer. Know one that should be featured? Email us at catherine, leave a message on Facebook, tweet us, or leave a […] Needs Your Help 5-7pm Today (Tue. 6/5)

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Meds, Eds, Startups – A Few Reasons to Celebrate Oakland on April 12


This Friday, April 12, 2013 – you are invited to celebrate the neighborhood of Oakland.  The Oakland Task Force  has organized Oakland Forever.  Okland Forever is a mega event at Schenley Plaza and includes the food tour A Taste of Oakland.  More details on the event are belwo. While I know many of you are […]