back to our regular programming.....
only because I find it odd any local tech news is reported elsewhere first... the local tech-PR nexus is about as hyperactive as it gets for any local fodder. Read the news from Canada covering a local tech lab that blends defense research, nanotechnology and... golf clubs?
Canada... how about this for a segue. Come and hear the Canadian ambassador to the US speak at an Economic Club luncheon Downtown next month. Canada is Pennsylvania's only international border.
More of a Pittsburgh-Canada connection than you think. Pittsburgh once provided the US with a native son to serve as ambassador to Canada. Read about McKeesport's Adolph Schmidt. If Jason T. does not already have that documented somewhere I want a prize.
Ok.. can't connect this any way. But the latest PMI report is out on the risk of regional housing price depreciation. See their Winter 2009 report which still has Pittsburgh at essentially