Jun. 23, 2021 11:59 am
A CMU grant will spur robotics innovation in Hazelwood. Community leaders want to ensure residents benefit, too
The $150 million grant from the Richard King Mellon Foundation will boost both Oakland and a robotics manufacturing center at Hazelwood Green. It brings further resources to a growing Pittsburgh tech sector, as well as concerns from activists.
Jun. 10, 2021 1:41 pm
The nonprofit plans to bring cost-effective internet to Pittsburgh neighborhoods through a system of signal towers and in-residence receivers.
May 5, 2021 8:34 am
Kelauni Jasmyn, along with two partners, has launched Black Tech Nation Ventures, a $50 million fund that will support startups led by marginalized groups: "There is intentionality in the tech space and in the venture space that we’ve not seen before."
Dec. 14, 2020 8:32 pm
It’s something of a chicken-and-egg problem: How do you create a diverse tech ecosystem without a diverse tech ecosystem?