February 20, 2019

Do you love the Internet? Do you want to help bring Internet access to underserved populations in Pittsburgh? Meta Mesh Wireless Communities needs your help to advance its vision of bridging the digital divide! MMWC provides Internet access to Pittsburgh's most disconn...

March 23, 2018

A better future for Pittsburgh. One hotspot at a time.

Now that we're into 2018, it's time to tell you our plans for the year. It's gonna be our biggest yet. And we want you involved.

Meta Mesh accepted into PGH LAB!

PGH Lab, a startup incubator led by the city of Pittsbu...

December 4, 2017

Don't call it a comeback.

2017: Meta Mesh's Year of Progress

We're back! We didn't send out an update last month because we were knee-deep in moving part of our office to a new location. We're still officially at WorkHardPGH, and we keep a lot of equipment there, but day...

October 6, 2017

2017: Meta Mesh's Year of Progress

September 2017 will be the month we remember we made it. Thank you for all of your support. We're excited to move forward even faster now!


Hillman Foundation Grant:

We are so happy to announce that Meta Mesh Wireless Communitie...

September 20, 2017

Meta Mesh Wireless Communities, a nonprofit organization based in the Allentown

neighborhood of Pittsburgh, has received a $120,000 grant from the Hillman Foundation.

This generous grant will allow Meta Mesh Wireless Communities to build a city-wide public WiFi network c...

September 5, 2017

2017: Meta Mesh's Year of Progress

August saw lots of installations and re-jiggering of metrics for more stable snapshots of PittMesh usage.


The City-wide PittMesh Backhaul Network:

In just one short month, the PittMesh Backhaul plans have gone from this:

 To t...

August 8, 2017

It's August. So the image is a pun this month. Also, we hope it gets renovated soon.

2017: Meta Mesh's Year of Progress

July was so busy! We did a ton of private jobs. We've also been hard at work preparing for the PittMesh Backhaul. Fortunately, we have really good news...

July 10, 2017

2017: Meta Mesh's Year of Progress

June was a weird, weird month for us. Since we've changed directions in May, moving away from doing any "regular" neighborhood buildouts this year, we've been busy cutting deals and shaking hands. June also has us making some headway o...

June 3, 2017

2017: Meta Mesh's Year of Progress

May was a busy month for contractor work and planning! Now that we're changing our strategy for this summer, we've been busy working on getting ready for a big push toward building our backhaul network, streamlining our existing projec...

June 3, 2017

2017: Meta Mesh's Year of Progress

April showed us that it's time to change up our strategy as the networks in the Braddock and Hill District neighborhoods move nearer to completion but new projects similar to what we have done there and in Allentown seem to not be avai...

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