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-Dons has added a photo to the pool: Walking around East Austin on a Sunday. [Read entire story]

False dayflower (Tinantia anomala)


zug55 has added a photo to the pool: False dayflower, a.k.a. Widows tears (Tinantia anomala) Commelinaceae (Spiderwort Family) Austin: Barton Creek Greenbelt March 26, [Read entire story]

Austin: Barton Creek Greenbelt


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Austin: Barton Creek Greenbelt


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Pink evening primrose (Oenothera speciosa)


zug55 has added a photo to the pool: Pink evening primrose (Oenothera speciosa) (a.k.a. Showy evening primrose, Mexican evening primrose, Showy primrose, Pink ladies, Buttercups, Pink buttercups) Austin: Barton Creek [Read entire story]

Tent caterpillar


zug55 has added a photo to the pool: Austin: Barton Creek Greenbelt March 26, 2017 [Read entire story]

Cookie at Mueller Lake Park in Austin


johnnyp_80435 has added a photo to the pool: Processed with MaxCurve [Read entire story]

Top 5 reasons productivity tools are killing your productivity


On a road littered with shattered visions of huge travel savings and unified communications, too many organizations still struggle to start a video meeting on time and without technical embarrassments. For all the [Read entire story]

Supporting AV can create headaches for IT professionals


Audio Video (AV) communication and collaboration systems support needs are coming your way if they are not already at your doorstep. Corporate trends point to the IT department as the natural choice to organize AV [Read entire story]



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Gene Johnson


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Boggy Creek Algae


infobong has added a photo to the pool: [Read entire story]

Blood test detects cancer and pinpoints location…before symptoms appear

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Austin unemployment ticks up in February as economy cools


The sheen of Austin's robust economy is losing some of its shine. The unemployment rate in the metro increased to 3.7 percent in February, compared with 3.1 percent the same period a year earlier, according to new data [Read entire story]

32 beers on tap, 100 types of whiskey: See what Whole Foods is up to with new Chicago-area store


Who knew? Whole Foods Market Inc. is now a sign company that does grocery stores. That could easily be the conclusion visitors reach when they stop by Whole Foods' newest Chicago store in the Lakeview neighborhood at [Read entire story]

Oklahoma-based charter jet service lands at ABIA


Austin business travelers have another option for chartered flights. Private Jets Inc. announced it will open a new base of operations at Austin-Bergstrom International Airport. The Oklahoma-based company said the move [Read entire story]

UT’s McCombs School to create new position with $1M gift from longtime marketing executive


Robert Malcolm, a longtime marketing executive who now nurtures entrepreneurs as an angel investor and mentor, has given $1 million to his employer, the University of Texas at Austin. The money will fund an endowed [Read entire story]

Airport rankings: How does Austin compare to other travel hubs? (Hint: Not great, just OK)


Donald Trump's run for the presidency gained a lift of sorts in September when, during a nationally televised debate with Hillary Clinton, he struck a new line of attack by bemoaning the general state of the nation’s [Read entire story]

Austin suburb lands new retail center anchored by grocery store


More retail development is headed to Georgetown, a small city north of Austin that has ballooned as an affordable bedroom community on the fringe of the metro. Cypress Equities of Dallas started construction Thursday of [Read entire story]

Transit-oriented development in Austin adds housing stock where it does the most good


It’s happened again. Another publication has gone ahead and named Austin the country’s best, most desirable city in which to live. Thanks, U.S. News & World Report. We all know that people love Austin. It’s why we’re [Read entire story]

ABJ seeks info on large commercial construction projects


Austin Business Journal will soon launch a new feature called “Crane Watch” that will map out the construction that is reshaping the city, from the urban core to the suburbs. We have already identified scores of [Read entire story]

Rockville Woman After Rape At School: “I’m Not Liberal Anymore.” – The Red Elephants

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