Nick Keppler

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Nick Keppler is a Pittsburgh-based freelance journalist, with a specialty in health and science. His work has appeared in Mental Floss, Men’s Health, The Financial Times, CityLab, Slate, Vice, The Daily Beast and The Washington Post. Reached him at nickkeppler.com.

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As the world locked down, Duolingo saw users sign up growth

Dec. 16, 2020 6:01 pm

As the world locked down, Duolingo saw users sign up

New data shows that the Pittsburgh-based language learning app added 30 million new users during the first weeks after COVID-19 was declared a pandemic. Here's what it means for the region's first unicorn.
How will COVID-19 change tech hiring in Pittsburgh? growth

Nov. 2, 2020 6:10 pm

How will COVID-19 change tech hiring in Pittsburgh?

Job posting data indicates companies are continuing to hire in the pandemic, but experts warn that work-from-home norms and a lack of mid-level jobs could stifle the long-term growth of the city’s tech sector.

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