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Social Media's Worst
As much as Texans are known for taking pride in their state and in themselves, it turns out that we aren't bragging as much as you might expect. HeyLets ...
In The News
An Austin public relations firm under fire for using a racially insensitive name has released its new identity. On Tuesday morning the founders of what was formerly known as Strange ...
Inside Their Heads
Part one of an evolving mystery surrounding missing brains from the University of Texas at Austin may have been solved. Although it sounds like the beginning of a bad joke ...
New Big Adventure Park Intrigues
Amenities are an expected part of the package when purchasing a home in a master-planned community. Clubhouse, swimming pool, fitness center, tennis courts and, for the golf enthusiast, a course ...
Travel Smart
Frantic travelers can relieve some of the stress that connecting flights, rental cars and hotel reservations can induce with travel app Traxo, which is designed to help users manage every ...
Fake Black Friday Sales Traps
Thanksgiving is a fine holiday, but its true importance comes when it is over and people decide that it's time to go shopping for new things to be thankful ...
Dive In
It may sound like a chilly idea right now, but when Houston's temps start to rise again — and keep on rising — it sounds like a great idea. Houston Needs ...
Innovators in Food
For a certain segment of the dining public, foods that are both vegan and gluten free are necessary for medically-necessary dietary reasons. Many more people are trying to minimize their ...
Macy's Same-Day Delivery
The magic of Macy's just got, well, more magical, with the launch of same-day delivery to your home or business. All of the retailer's eight Houston locations are ...
What A Man Wants
Often, the most successful entrepreneurs are those who see a space and create a new way to fill it. That’s the motivation behind Copious Row, an online shopping destination ...
Look Up!
What looks to have been a spectacular meteor was spotted by people across Texas earlier this month. Many described it as the biggest they'd seen of its kind. A ...
Changing Houston
A groundbreaking ceremony for the $80 million Nau Center for Texas Cultural Heritage marks the beginning of construction for the museum, just in time for it to open its doors ...
Uber's Ride Stealing Problem
Ride-sharing services Uber and Lyft have been helpful in solving Houstonians' transportation problems since being introduced to the area in February. But the hot new transportation marvels are not without ...
Power Outage Preparation
October — normally associated with spooky fanfare and autumn foliage — was also National Energy Action Month. And for me, it was the perfect time to take a step back and assess ...
Media Woes
On the fourth anniversary of its partnership with The New York Times, Texas Tribune Editor in Chief and CEO Evan Smith announced on the Tribune's blog that the two ...

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