CMU Assists Local Company’s Bid To Win $20M By Landing Rover On Moon11/24/2014
With the creation of CMU’s latest version of Andy the lunar rover, Astrobotics plans to Make Pittsburgh a center for space exploration by landing the rover on the moon.
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What Millennials Love About Pittsburgh11/22/2014
Rich Lunak, President and CEO of Innovation Works, gives his perspective on jobs and the tech boom in Pittsburgh. He built a large robotics company here. Although it was a high-tech company, "We had lots of people in purchasing, shipping, receiving, accounting, and so on. Sure, we had PhD robotics engineers, but we employed a lot of other people, too. These companies create great family-sustaining wages."
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Angels and devils: Crowdfunding brings out good, bad of broad-based financing11/21/2014
Local experts discuss the pros and cons of crowdfunding.
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This Pittsburgh company is bringing computer programming to kids (Video)11/21/2014
Digital Dream Labs is shipping its first production run of Puzzlets to S.W. Randall Toyes and Gifts in Squirrel Hill where the company is piloting its first display.
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Looking for great art? Easely wants to be the Netflix of the art world11/18/2014
Easily partners with artists to create stretched canvas prints of their original artwork, which are available for rent. You can buy the original, buy the print or return it and try again. If purchased Easely takes a 25% commission.
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