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Biggest Companies In Each State
It’s no surprise that Exxon Mobil is the leading corporation in Texas, General Motors in Michigan and Wal-Mart in Arkansas, but what about the other 47 states? A map ...
Texas Rules
It's been five years since the Great Recession officially ended, and Texas appears stronger than ever. According to a new analysis by Nerdwallet.com, eight of the top 10 ...
Tech Chicks Rule
New research shows Texas can add another feather to our tech cap: Dallas, Houston and Austin rank among the top cities for women in tech. To explore the state of ...
Making The Grade
According to a new survey, Texas is the best place in America for small businesses. Thumbtack.com and the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation released the annual United States Small Business ...
Emoji Disaster
Emoticons are terrible. They're usually disingenuous, added to merely soften the blow of a passive aggressive message. Perhaps the most egregious use of an emoticon goes to Austin's ...
Beyond the Valleyspeak
When you’re, like, talking with other people, do you ever find yourself using a bunch of, um, filler words? I mean, like how “valley girls” talk in movies from ...
State Pride
According to Fortune magazine, Texas is home to the fastest growing Fortune 500 companies in America. The 2014 annual revenue rankings also noted that Texas is the only state that ...
Riding with Strangers
Less than three months after its marketing campaign offering rides for SXSW attendees, Uber has followed in Lyft's footsteps, officially launching in Austin on June 3. For many, this ...
Word Up
If you fancy yourself a freegan fangirl who's into taking selfies and sending them to your tweeps, than you should be especially stoked for the 150 new words Merriam-Webster ...
High Speeed Internet
KVUE — Time Warner Cable has announced it is increasing its internet speeds in the Austin area next month. More than 100,000 area customers will have access to speeds up ...
Taking Care of Business
For the 10th straight year, Texas has been named the best state for business by Chief Executive magazine. More than 500 American CEOs weighed in on the annual survey, grading ...
No More Grocery Store
For some, going to the grocery store is a visceral experience, the chance to peruse the aisles, get inspired and absorb as many culinary delights as possible. For the rest ...
Never Leave The House
We just got one step closer to never having to actually leave the house. Amazon announced Thursday that it will now offer the Sunday delivery to millions of customers — including ...
Commuter Talk
KVUE — Keeping commuters moving in this growing city is a problem and priority. The next recommended investment for Austin is urban rail. If all goes as planned, a route from ...
Dating App Buzz
The newest dating app in Austin is taking on the matchmaking job that your friends don’t always follow through on. Firefly, which launched in Austin last week, preaches quality ...
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