A judge pushed back on a suit from Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton to stop the order that requires masks in Austin's public spaces.
Dropbox CEO Drew Houston is moving to Austin, according to a report from The Information. Houston’s departure from Silicon Valley is the latest in a string of high-profile moves during the pandemic. Investor Keith Rabois is moving to Miami, Palantir cofounder and venture capitalist Joe Lonsdale is also moving to […]
When international software company Zoho bought 360 acres of land outside of Austin, Texas, the plan was to build a new headquarters for its 150 local employees. But when a group of Zoho employees drove out to check out the land in February, they decided to do something totally different: […]
The police have identified a man who was fatally shot Saturday night at a Black Lives Matter protest in Austin, Texas, as Garrett Foster, 28. The Austin Police Department said Foster was carrying a rifle when he approached a vehicle and was shot by its driver. A witness told the […]
I took a $US75 virtual drawing class taught by college professors. The class made me long for my college years, but some elements of the undergraduate experience were missing, which made me thankful I finished school before the pandemic. I missed meeting my classmates and professors in the same space, […]
Austin, Texas, has its first $US1 million neighbourhood, according to a Trulia report published in November. The neighbourhood of Barton Creek now boasts a median real estate value of at least $US1 million. As the tech industry’s presence continues to grow in the capital city, Barton Creek will only be […]
Police say a man was injured while handling a “military type ordinance” found in a box of donated goods in Austin, Texas, on Tuesday night. It happened near a South Austin Goodwill store around Brodie Lane and West Slaughter Lane, local media reports said. The man was taken to a […]