UT Austin turns historic tower into play screen

AUSTIN, Texas — Marin Clark smiled from ear to ear at the University of Texas at Austin Tower. The junior, majoring in arts and entertainment technologies, got lost in conversation with a fellow student when the pair were approached by someone with a clipboard. “Do you want to play?” the student asked Clark, referring to … Read more

UT Austin turns historic tower into play screen

AUSTIN, Texas — Marin Clark smiled from ear to ear at the University of Texas at Austin Tower. The junior, majoring in arts and entertainment technologies, got lost in conversation with a fellow student when the pair were approached by someone with a clipboard. “Do you want to play?” the student asked Clark, referring to … Read more

Tech jobs and young job seekers drive in fastest growing cities

Illustration: Sarah Grillo/Axios Technology jobs and the boom in tourism are realigning America’s population centers, according to an October report from an unbiased think tank affiliated with the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Send the news: The American Growth Project at the Kenan Institute of Private Enterprise, a corporate policy think tank, found … Read more

Twitter layoffs hit Canadian office, involving at least two of the country’s top employees

Twitter’s headquarters in San Francisco, California, on October 28.CARLOS BARRIA/Reuters Global layoffs, orchestrated by new Twitter TWTR-N owner Elon Musk, have hit the company’s Canadian office, with its two top leaders announcing that they are part of the cuts. Paul Burns, director of the company’s Canadian operations, and Michele Austin, Twitter’s director of public policy … Read more

These are the ten cities with the largest house price decline since June

The average list price in Austin now stands at $558,275, a 10.3 percent drop since prices peaked in June. The Federal Reserve has raised interest rates 1.5 percent since June in an effort to cool inflation, hikes contributing to a cooling housing market and higher monthly mortgage payments. At the same time, house prices in … Read more

Golf 2022: Sergio Garcia photo, BMW PGA Championship, news, DP World Tour fine

Pro golfer Sergio Garcia withdrew from the BMW PGA Championship and subsequently exposed himself on social media. After Garcia withdrew from the tournament at Wentworth in Surrey, England, it was announced early Saturday morning – without giving a reason for departure – that he appeared on the Texas vs. Alabama football game in Austin, which … Read more