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Meet the Coop Members – Brian Conway – Next Pittsburgh & Tripsburgh

Meet Brian Conway.  He is a freelance journalist, report, writer, photographer, and social media specialist based at Work Hard Pittsburgh.  You may have read some of his work at the City Paper or Next Pittsburgh.  Learn more about Brian from our request Meet the Coop Member Q&A. How did you get started working in [...]

Meta Mesh wants to get mesh network Wi-Fi to neighborhoods throughout Pittsburgh

Adam Longwill built his first wireless antenna using a wok. “My parents, whom I was living with at the time, had DSL and they were too cheap to get a better connection,” the founder and CEO of Meta Mesh jokes. “I was home from college and I was desperate for good Internet speed. I thought [...]

The Hardware Store’s first app breaks social media barriers

Josh Lucas likes to think a new web app, launched out of his coworking space The Hardware Store, will break the boundaries of social media. When the app, named 5×5.works, launches later this month, it will be the first app out of the Allentown shop. “What 5×5 does, is it allows groups of businesses to [...]