Newsletter for Thursday, Sept. 15
INSTAGRAM OF THE DAY
Oh hey, Maggie. This African Penguin came to The National Aviary (which has a penguin cam — !) from the Monterey Bay Aquarium in California as part of an international breeding program. Photo via @emmabacker on Instagram.
USE THESE MAPS TO COMPARE PITTSBURGH RENT PRICES
Where is rent increasing the most in Pittsburgh? The Incline tried to shed some light on that issue —with maps! We requested all available neighborhood-level rental data from Trulia, and the real estate company sent us back median-price info for one-bedroom, two-bedroom and three-bedroom neighborhoods from both August 2015 and August 2016. The results? Check out these three maps.
UBER’S DRIVERLESS CARS ARE LIKE ‘YOUR VISION-IMPAIRED GRANDMOTHER’ AND OTHER MEDIA REVIEWS
In case you were under a rock yesterday, Uber started offering driverless car rides to its “most loyal” customers in Pittsburgh. But before that, a wave of reporters from about 50 media outlets arrived here to learn about the cars and take a ride as the cars did the driving. Here are some of the more interesting ways they described the experience.
SAY HI TO RYAN CROYLE, OUR VP OF SALES AND EVENTS
Please join The Incline in welcoming our vice president of sales and events, Ryan Croyle. He’s tasked with overseeing all aspects of advertising and sales and events, as well as developing and selling sponsorship packages, and collaborating with The Incline’s editorial staff to bring those event ideas to life. You can reach Ryan at email@example.com.
On this red, white and blue bar tour, you'll get drink specials and a "patriotic drinking chalice." Wear your most patriotic garb. 21+.
Where: Register at the Carson City Saloon at 1401 E. Carson St., Pittsburgh, PA 15203 (South Side Flats)
When: September 17, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
How much: $30