Austin The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Austin en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Mon, 07 Jul 2014 19:43:00 GMT Will University of Texas President Get the Ax? Bill Powers' days as the head of UT's flagship campus are numbered. If he gets his way, he'll stay through next May. It's anyone's guess at the moment. Mon, 07 Jul 2014 19:43:00 GMT Kim Lachance Shandrow Richard Branson on Seeking Out Opportunity Becoming an entrepreneur is a process. Mon, 21 Apr 2014 14:00:00 GMT Richard Branson SXSW: How a Small Festival Brought Austin Big Business For the city of Austin, and especially its growing cohort of tech entrepreneurs, South by Southwest has become the little festival that could. Tue, 04 Mar 2014 15:00:00 GMT Neil Parmar How to Survive South By Southwest A veteran attendee shares his tips on making the most of this tech and networking festival. Mon, 03 Mar 2014 15:00:00 GMT Bryan Keplesky My, SXSW, How You've Changed As this Austin festival has grown, so has its scope and the expectations of its attendees. Mon, 03 Mar 2014 15:00:00 GMT Neil Parmar Lunch Seekers: 3 Free Apps to Help You Locate Gourmet Food Trucks Dig into one of these appetizing apps and go get your local food truck grub on. Thu, 27 Feb 2014 15:39:00 GMT Kim Lachance Shandrow Going to SXSW? Here's Your Survival Guide. Fourteen things you need to know now if you're headed to the big event in Austin, Texas. Mon, 24 Feb 2014 13:00:00 GMT Alyson Shontell Commuters in NYC and Austin Get Some Techy Upgrades As of this week, 35 of New York City's subway stations offer Wi-Fi. And in Austin, Texas, commuters are now able to store transit passes and tickets on their smartphones. Thu, 30 Jan 2014 20:01:00 GMT Nina Zipkin 10 Stories From the Web to Know About This Week At CGI, students offer edible bugs, YouTube grants super commenting powers, lessons from MIT's Comedy Hack Day, Thrillist's founders tell their startup story. This week's notable news and tantalizing tidbits for entrepreneurs: Fri, 27 Sep 2013 14:00:00 GMT Brad Crescenzo The 7 Hottest Startup Scenes in the U.S. (Infographic) Tax-planning startup GoodApril analyzes key benchmarks for entrepreneurs, including the median salary for a technology employee and the price of office space. Mon, 15 Jul 2013 13:39:00 GMT Catherine Clifford Opportunity Spotting: 4 Trends for Young Treps from SXSW 2013 In the aftermath of this year's SXSW Interactive festival, we pinpointed four top trends that young entrepreneurs should consider. Fri, 15 Mar 2013 10:00:00 GMT Rebekah Iliff Don't Waste Another Networking Opportunity: 6 Tips for Following Up With SXSW in full swing, effective networking strategies -- including ideas for following up -- should be top of mind. Mon, 11 Mar 2013 10:00:00 GMT Matthew Toren How an Austin Barbershop Built Its Brand How one Texas barbershop chain built relationships with customers based on a strong company identity -- and beer. Tue, 20 Mar 2012 07:00:00 GMT Christopher Hann The Best Promos of SXSW 2012 Outlandish promotions are a staple at the annual convergence of interactive and web enthusiasts in Austin. Here are the highlights from this year's festival. Mon, 12 Mar 2012 12:31:00 GMT Becky Bullard SXSW 2012: The Sights, Sounds and Buzzwords Entrepreneur's Colleen DeBaise reports on the themes emerging from this year's SXSW Interactive conference. Sun, 11 Mar 2012 14:48:00 GMT Colleen DeBaise Welcome to SXSW Interactive 2012 The annual South By Southwest Interactive Festival kicks off this weekend in Austin, Texas. Entrepreneur's Colleen DeBaise is on scene and offers an insider's look as the action heats up. Sat, 10 Mar 2012 12:50:00 GMT Colleen DeBaise Your Eyes and Ears on the Ground: SXSW Interactive Don't miss out on knowing about 'The Next Big Thing' first. Over the next five days, we'll fill you in on all the mayhem that is SXSW Interactive. Fri, 09 Mar 2012 03:03:00 GMT Bryan Keplesky One Startup's Plan to Kill Product Packaging Product packaging is pesky and expensive, but can we live without it? One startup's founders are betting that the answer is yes. Wed, 24 Aug 2011 10:29:00 GMT Carol Tice How Gamesalad Can Help You Create Your Own Video Game This Austin company can turn almost anyone into a game developer. Tue, 21 Jun 2011 09:16:00 GMT Gwen Moran Reid Hoffman's 10 Rules for Entrepreneurial Success LinkedIn's co-founder talks about what it takes to succeed in a down economy. Tue, 22 Mar 2011 12:30:00 GMT Mikal E. Belicove