The 15 Coolest Offices In Tech: Google Pittsburgh Office Tour

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[credit provider=”David Aschkenas/Strada LLC”]

There really isn’t a lame-looking Google office anywhere in the world.While the Googleplex in Mountain View, CA gets a ton of press, there’s an equally-cool Google shop set up in Pittsburgh, PA.

Complete with massive hammocks and terraces, local architecture firm Strada designed one of our favourite tech offices.

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