Few things are better than walking around Forbes and Murray on a weekend afternoon, shopping, and snacking in Squirrel Hill. And, if the pavement isn’t where you want to be, Schenley and Frick Parks are waiting for you to hike and explore. Here are just a few of our favorites in one of the most fun-named Pittsburgh neighborhoods.Continue reading “We’re #PittsburghProud of Squirrel Hill”
A new year is full of new possibilities. Beyond resolutions, it can be a time to take stock, clean out some closets, and purge your physical and digital clutter. We want to help you start off the year right with some tips for cleaning out your digital detritus and improving your Internet usage in 2024.Continue reading “Easy Ways to Ditch the Digital Clutter and Make Your Online Life Easier” →
It’s the holiday season so we have family on the brain. But, of course, as your local ISP, we are thinking about the technical aspects of how to bring families closer together this season, and all year long. Managing devices and apps can be a challenge, especially when you have a family. Fortunately, family sharing settings can help you stay organized and in control. When used properly, family sharing settings help lower communication barriers within the family, while strengthening security barriers beyond the family. In this guide, we’ll explore the advantages of setting up family sharing and how to get the most out of these settings, focusing on the family settings available on iOS devices.Continue reading “Maximizing Family Sharing Settings: A Complete Guide” →
It seems impossible that the unending playground of the Internet can become tedious, but it can get repetitive going to the same few sites all the time. Surfing the web is like a treasure hunt — you never know what you might discover. Let’s check out 10 more interesting things to do online.Continue reading “10 More Interesting Things to Do Online” →
As the sun rises in Pittsburgh, probably over a yellow bridge, our day is just beginning at Green Light Wireless. We are a locally owned and operated business. Have you ever wondered what a typical day is like for a Pittsburgh Internet Service Provider? (Say yes.) You are in luck! Grab a cup of coffee and read on to learn more about a day in the life of a Pittsburgh Internet Service Provider (ISP if you are fancy).Continue reading “A Day in the Life of Your Pittsburgh Internet Service Provider “ →
Friendship is one of the smaller neighborhoods in the East End, but it is big in personality. It is home to creativity and art, gorgeous old Victorian houses, tasty treats, and one of the most confusing intersections in the Pittsburgh Region.
Here are some of our favorite places to visit in Friendship.Continue reading “We’re #PittsburghProud of Friendship” →
Choosing local isn’t just about visiting the Bloomfield Farmer’s Market on Saturdays and picking out some fresh produce. It’s not just about visiting Love, Pittsburgh in the Strip District, and supporting your favorite Pittsburgh artisans. And it’s not just about making sure that 87% of your wardrobe is black and yellow. You can choose local for your Internet services as well. Green Light Wireless is locally owned and operated and deeply invested in the Pittsburgh community.Continue reading “Why Choose Local” →
Give Back to the Earth and the Community
Hopefully you know that old and broken technology like monitors, cell phones, batteries, computers, printers, and more, cannot be put out with your curbside recycling. Moreover, you shouldn’t just throw electronic waste out with this week’s trash. Proper electronic recycling, or e-cycling, prevents harmful contaminants from seeping into our environment. Sometimes electronics recycling is easier said than done, but luckily we have several options for ways to safely and responsibly recycle electronics.Continue reading “E-Cycling” →
With every passing year, home Internet becomes more of a vital utility. But beyond partnering with a fast and reliable service provider like Green Light Wireless, there are some basic components and best practices to will ensure everyone in your household has access wherever and whenever they need it.Continue reading “Home Internet Equipment 101” →
There are so many neighborhoods we love in Pittsburgh. (Don’t make us pick favorites, we refuse!) From Friendship to Bloomfield, to Shadyside and beyond, they each have their own unique personality. A Je ne sais quoi, if you will. While we can’t pick one favorite, we can pick a favorite to highlight—Lawrenceville—good old 15201.
With over 250 locally owned businesses on Penn Avenue and Butler Street alone and minutes from ‘Dahntahn’, Lawrenceville is a great place for lunch, a weekend, or your new home neighborhood. Our friends over at Visit Pittsburgh give Lawrenceville high praise, “If you’re looking for a fun, hip neighborhood with lots of cool things to do, spend the day in Lawrenceville?.” Tripadvisor included Lawrenceville among the City’s coolest neighborhoods.
Here are some of our favorite nooks and crannies of Lawrenceville.Continue reading “We’re #PittsburghProud of Lawrenceville” →