Does where we work still matter? How are city centers recovering from pandemic-prompted economic setbacks — or not? How have tech meetups changed? How does hiring continue to change? How does how location factor into a company's culture? Do technologists still feel connected to their local tech communities? In February 2022, What Local Means Now Month, Technical.ly focused extra reporting on office and coworking trends (including the metaverse as HQ), remote hiring best practices, analyses of reports on economic outlook, differences in corporate vs. startup perceptions of place, digital nomads and the like. Plus, we returned to our local coworking guides.