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We've come a long, long way since the days when we used to shoot video segments inside a car because we didn't have an acceptable microphone or had ...
Bad Guys Get Busted
Federal authorities have charged 16 people in an elaborate bank fraud conspiracy in Dallas. The massive, 76-count indictment alleges the defendants stole more than $1.3 million through aggravated identity ...
It's Our Birthday!
When CultureMap launched in Houston in the fall 2009, our entire staff fit into a room about the size of a closet in a low-slung office building near Rice Village ...
Grocery Game Changer
Instacart, the "Uber for groceries" delivery service that began operating in Houston two weeks ago, is already expanding the number of stores covered by the service and expanding its delivery ...
To the Exomoon and Back
Although the concept of colonizing the Earth's moon has fallen out of fashion, the search for life beyond our planet is still very much in vogue. Scientists with the ...
Cellphone Ban Passes In Austin
If you're in Austin next year, you'd better not use your cellphone while driving. On Thursday afternoon, Austin Mayor Lee Leffingwell and City Council members unanimously passed a ...
Houston's Greenest House
One of the greenest new homes in Houston will rely on rainwater from its roof for all of its water needs, an extremely unusual sustainability strategy designed to avoid toxins ...
Drink Up
Deep Eddy Vodka is on a path to nationwide popularity, and the Austin-based company just landed $13 million in financing to continue its growth. The funding will be used in ...
Hinge Arrives in H-Town
Are you tired of dating websites that pair you with a stranger, only to find out that you and your match have nothing in common? If so, it’s time ...
History in a Box
You never know what you're going to find when you're digging around Texas. Austin TV station KVUE report that demolition crews in Taylor (located in Williamson County) uncovered ...
Homestate Glory
The Lone Star State is making a case for being the next hub for tech jobs. Texas is adding tech jobs faster than any other state, according to Dice.com ...
Sexting Secrets
Call us old-fashioned, but we are happy to hear that people still value accuracy in spelling and grammar, especially when it comes to courtship. According to a Digital Flirting Rules ...
Keep Houston Cool
According to Forbes, Houston is no longer the coolest city in America. But we are still close. On Wednesday, the business magazine released its picks for America's Coolest Cities ...
Energy Matters
When it comes to the game plan for NRG Stadium — and the entire NRG Park development — progress is the key. Now, visitors at NRG Stadium, as well as those all ...
School Days
The Hollywood Reporter released its annual rankings of the Top 25 film schools in the country, and the University of Texas made another strong showing on the exclusive list. UT ...
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