News about Austin's technology industry and the culture that surrounds it, from the Austin American-@Statesman.
Texas lawmakers debate need for state incentives programs statesman.com/news/20190320/…
Sales-consulting firm Skaled moving HQ from New York to Austin statesman.com/news/20190321/…
Austin alcohol sales up 13.5% in January statesman.com/news/20190321/…
LifeWay Christian stores closing nationwide statesman.com/news/20190321/…
Texas cattle herd hits 8-year high; will prices suffer? statesman.com/news/20190322/…
Tyson recalls chicken strips due to metal fears statesman.com/news/20190322/…
Austin jobless rate slips to 3% as area economy stays hot statesman.com/news/20190322/…
Austin co-working changes: The Refinery shifts directions, the Riveter opens atxne.ws/2U4FYbE
Sales-consulting firm Skaled is moving its headquarters from New York City to Austin as it prepares for expansion. atxne.ws/2Ye146M
RT @nicolecobler: More @serenawilliams + @bumble news: Williams will be an investor of the company's Bumble Fund, an early-stage corporate…
GetUpside has six employees based in a WeWork office and plans to add about 20 employees in Austin this year. atxne.ws/2YexVrU
Ubeo said it has acquired San Antonio-based PrintRX and Corpus Christi-based Braswell Office Systems. atxne.ws/2Fbub1O
Austin's Icon says new 3D-printing tech can help with housing affordability statesman.com/news/20190311/…
After Instagram, founders Systrom, Krieger waiting for 'next wave' statesman.com/news/20190311/…
Secretary Chao announces new transportation technology council at SXSW statesman.com/news/20190312/…
At SXSW, fimmaker Brillhart attacks 'uncharted territories' of VR, AR statesman.com/news/20190312/…
Work starts on 30-story mixed-use tower in Rainey district statesman.com/news/20190312/…
Podcasts show their power with big SXSW session statesman.com/news/20190312/…
WeWork to be tenant at new SXSW HQ in Austin statesman.com/news/20190312/…
AI firm Adthena raises $14M, plans Austin growth statesman.com/news/20190313/…
15-story tower breaks ground on former Charles Schulz land statesman.com/news/20190313/…
15-story tower breaks ground on former Hooters site statesman.com/news/20190313/…
Austin-area home sales jump 6% in February statesman.com/news/20190314/…
RESHAPING REALITY: SXSW offers glimpse at future of virtual, augmented reality statesman.com/news/20190314/…
Austin billionaire DeJoria partners with greenhouse company to 'revolutionize' fresh food availability statesman.com/news/20190314/…
At SXSW, driving for diversity in the startup sector statesman.com/news/20190315/…
The word at SXSW: Cannabis ready for a global business boom statesman.com/news/20190315/…
SXSW Gaming: Overwatch League seeks to revolutionize esports with home-and-away game schedule statesman.com/news/20190315/…
Ex-marijuana foe Boehner touts pot industry at SXSW statesman.com/news/20190315/…
Five things to know about SXSW Gaming Expo 2019 statesman.com/news/20190315/…
“You have these (large VC) companies investing millions into cryptocurrencies and (artificial intelligence), but then they don’t invest in minority-owned companies. Stop talking about it, and just do it." statesman.com/news/20190315/…
Virtual and augmented reality remained center stage at #SXSW, with countless demos and panels sprinkled throughout downtown Austin. atxne.ws/2XXjUyY
In a #SXSW session, Instagram founders Systrom and Krieger kept the focus on the social media company's journey and the challenges it faced as it grew. atxne.ws/2TwQ4Tc
If there was any doubt left that podcasts have earned a big spot in the big tent of #SXSW, a keynote in the gigantic Ballroom D of the Austin Convention Center blew that away. atxne.ws/2EXNrjp
The federal government is creating a council to address oversight gaps created by emerging technologies, U.S. Secretary of Transportation Elaine Chao announced at #SXSW. atxne.ws/2ChrriU
RT @SebasAHerrera: Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger didn't reveal today why exactly they left Instagram, or what they're planning to do next.…
Andy Roddick on his investment in Austin-based Tiff's Treats: “I’ve been a fan of the brand for a long, long time.” atxne.ws/2TvWfHn
Arboretum Crossing shopping center sold to Austin investment firm statesman.com/news/20190306/…
Austin's MAP Health Management, an addiction treatment company, raises $25 million statesman.com/news/20190307/…
At SXSW, celebrity couple Roddick, Decker tout Austin's Tiff's Treat's statesman.com/news/20190310/…
Early Facebook investor McNamee on big tech: 'We're better than this' statesman.com/news/20190310/…
Samsung denies report it plans to buy NXP Semiconductors statesman.com/news/20190307/…
Austin digital agency Springbox snapped up by San Francisco consulting firm statesman.com/news/20190307/…
Kendra Scott, Accenture team up at SXSW to virtualize earring shopping statesman.com/news/20190310/…
Amazon is closing its pop-up stores, including in Texas statesman.com/news/20190307/…
Ben Carson praises Austin home built with computer technology statesman.com/news/20190307/…
Despite Tesla retreat, fight continues over Texas auto dealership rules statesman.com/news/20190307/…
Hot dwellings: Austin apartment market sizzled in 2018, sending rents higher statesman.com/news/20190308/…
At SXSW, Priscilla Chan touts empathy, results from Chan Zuckerberg Initiative statesman.com/news/20190308/…
At Bumble's SXSW hive, festival goers celebrate International Women's Day statesman.com/news/20190308/…
Democrats can't beat Trump with far-left agenda, ex-Starbucks CEO Schultz says at SXSW statesman.com/news/20190309/…
CNN’s SXSW clubhouse gets lost in the '80s statesman.com/news/20190309/…
What's next for the news media? Vox CEO Bankoff weighs in at SXSW statesman.com/news/20190309/…
Rural media outlets: National press must do better covering 'Trump country' statesman.com/news/20190309/…
Austin jobles rate slips above 3% for first time since summer statesman.com/news/20190308/…
19-story office tower planned near Austin soccer stadium site statesman.com/news/20190308/…
Just in time for SXSW, bootmaker Tecovas opens a South Congress showroom statesman.com/news/20190308/…
SXSW Gaming respawns with new schedule, tournaments aplenty statesman.com/news/20190308/…
Austin jobles rate edges above 3% for first time since summer statesman.com/news/20190308/…
Austin jobless rate edges above 3% for first time since summer statesman.com/news/20190308/…
At SXSW, Winklevoss twins say crypto sector must build trust in digital money statesman.com/news/20190308/…
Austin-based MAP Health Management, an addiction treatment company, said it has raised $25 million in a funding round led by CVS Health business Aetna. atxne.ws/2SS7u7I
Springbox, one of Austin’s fastest growing digital agencies, has been acquired by Prophet, a San Francisco-based global consulting firm. atxne.ws/2J0lcWk
Amazon has decided to close its 87 pop-up stores, including eight in Texas. statesman.com/news/20190307/…
Both tech giants have significant operations and workforces in Austin. atxne.ws/2XIPWyr
Austin cybersecurity firm Forcepoint has created a research division called X-Labs, which will combine security expertise with behavioral science research. atxne.ws/2TgxK0s
Pop star Halsey is such a big fan of High Brew Coffee that she is investing in the Austin-based company. atxne.ws/2TifML3
Report: Whole Foods to convert 365 stores to regular Whole Foods stores statesman.com/news/20190226/…
Tesla tries again to sell directly to Texas consumers statesman.com/news/20190226/…
Austin cybersecurity startup SpyCloud raises $21 million for hiring, product development statesman.com/news/20190227/…
Barton Creek Square is wrapping up James Avery expansion, adding new retailers statesman.com/news/20190227/…
For the first time in at least two decades, Austin’s crown jewel of events won’t be aligned with the spring breaks of the University of Texas and other area schools when it begins March 8. statesman.com/news/20190302/…
DIGITAL DILEMMA: Is Austin a cybersecurity hub? Depends who you ask. statesman.com/news/20190228/…
Report: Austin's Bumble launches networking tool that lets recruiters exclude men statesman.com/news/20190228/…
Texas Senate committee OKs bill that smacks down Austin's sick leave policy statesman.com/news/20190228/…
Austin's Bumble launches networking tool that lets recruiters exclude men statesman.com/news/20190228/…
Shift in UT spring break creates challenges for SXSW, Austin city resources statesman.com/news/20190302/…
Whole Foods CEO: New store formats coming, Amazon partnership going well statesman.com/news/20190228/…
P. Terry's founder steps out as CEO as chain eyes expansion outside of Austin statesman.com/news/20190228/…
More than 50 Victoria’s Secret stores to close, owner L Brands says statesman.com/news/20190228/…
Dell beats quarterly revenue expectations, but sees losses grow statesman.com/news/20190228/…
Spot check: Whole Foods prices higher than a year ago statesman.com/news/20190228/…
Austin cookie startup going national with Walmart statesman.com/news/20190301/…
Austin's ATX Seed Ventures raises $32M, set sights on $100 million funding round statesman.com/news/20190301/…
Report: Amazon plans grocery stores independent of Whole Foods statesman.com/news/20190301/…
Tesla's abrupt strategy shift to online-only sales model leaves Texas dealership push in question statesman.com/news/20190301/…
SXSW is back again with big names, 'activations' and crowds statesman.com/news/20190301/…
Amazon owns an online empire and hundreds of brick-and-mortar retail stores. But it seems to want more. statesman.com/news/20190301/…
“Even though Amazon has a reputation of providing affordable prices, there are certain realities that even they can’t escape in the food industry." statesman.com/news/20190228/…
RT @SebasAHerrera: The biggest points from this discussion: - Mackey said Amazon merger has been good for Whole Foods - He said new store f…
Austin cybersecurity startup SpyCloud, which prevents account takeovers, said it has raised $21 million to expand its security research team and ramp up product development. atxne.ws/2VrI2Yt
ICYMI Cryptocurrency investment firm Mintage Mining agrees to Texas fine, restitution deal atxne.ws/2BUt4CN
Under the deal, Cedar Park-based Firefly will establish business operations at Cape Canaveral Spaceport. atxne.ws/2TdDsQ4
When Whole Foods Market rolled out its 365 store concept three years ago, the Austin-based grocery chain promoted it as its gateway to a more value-based image. Soon, however, there might be no sign left of the concept. statesman.com/news/20190226/…
Austin-area gasoline prices start creeping higher statesman.com/news/20190218/…
Austin software startup Pinpoint launches product, raises $13.5 million statesman.com/news/20190218/…
Are Whole Foods prices on the way up again? statesman.com/news/20190218/…
 
 
 
 
 
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