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Pennsylvania drivers spend more on repairs as the chip shortage cuts off supply of new cars

“I have customers that want new cars. It’s just, what they want is not available, or it’s a year behind.”

By An-Li Herring/WESA

Updated: May 27, 2022 | 5:45 pm

Wolf administration calls for more investment in Pa.’s advanced tech startups

Officials from Gov. Tom Wolf’s administration joined autonomous trucking company Locomation in Lawrenceville Monday to highlight how Pennsylvania’s investment in tech development companies has driven innovation across the state. Locomation has received about $60 million in state dollars.

By Kiley Koscinski/WESA

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An ingenious new technology allows prosthetic legs to move and feel like the real thing.
By Fred Vigeant

Self-driving tech companies in Pittsburgh push for looser rules on vehicle testing

A study released last fall estimated that the autonomous mobility sector will explode to more than $1 trillion in the next five years.

By An-Li Herring/WESA

Commerce secretary signals feds could invest in Pittsburgh’s bid to become self-driving powerhouse

The gathering of world leaders this week in Pittsburgh marked the first meeting of the U.S.-EU Trade and Technology Council.

By An-Li Herring/WESA

Healthcare Trends move into the digital space

Healthcare delivery options have changed a lot this past year — drive through COVID testing, mass vaccination centers and the growth of telehealth are now common. 

By Merideth Bucher