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Who Trolls the Trolls?
Austin filmmaker claims HBO's Silicon Valley ripped off his film
" with the ups and downs of a fast-growing app company. The Trolls focuses on a small firm dealing..."

June 8, 2017 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Uber and Lyft Are Back, in Case You Missed Them
Drivers and riders react to return of TNC giants
"...returned to Austin. Both of the transportation network companies' apps recommenced operations by mid-afternoon on Monday, just after Gov...."

June 2, 2017 News Feature by Nina Hernandez

Austin's Utilities Brace for Busy Billing Season
"If the water goes through the meter, you bought it. If electricity goes through the meter, you bought it."
"...Chronicle at the time. "Case-by-case is unacceptable for what appears to be a widespread community issue, and it is..."

May 19, 2017 News Feature by Nina Hernandez

The Circle
An absurd cautionary tale on technology
", The Circle uses finger-wagging scare tactics to admonish app-addicted millennials to momentarily ditch Facebook, Twitter, and other virtual..."

May 5, 2017 Movie Review by Steve Davis

Gay Place
Dining Out for Life raises funds for HIV/AIDS related care
"...Austin for its 25th year. The daylong event, which happens in cities across the country, raises approximately $4 million..."

April 21, 2017 Column by Sarah Marloff

Public Notice: The EV/AV Club
Thinking big about planning and mobility
"...meeting went far better than last week's, but commissioners appear to remain highly skeptical of both some details, but..."

March 10, 2017 News Column by Nick Barbaro

2017 SXSW Film Venue Guide
Where to go, how to get there, and how to navigate the lines
" hats long ago gave way to jeans as appropriate attire. Be sure to bring a sweater – it..."

March 3, 2017 SXSW Post

Making Car Ownership Obsolete
Zipcar, Car2Go: Our mission is to sell zero cars
"...firms is already having an impact on how people approach transit. On July 20, UC Berkeley's Trans­porta­tion Sustainability Research..."

Aug. 19, 2016 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Driving and Looting
Two mobile games from local devs rise above the mediocrity
" is increasingly dominated by a handful of free-to-play apps meticulously engineered to manipulate the player into emptying his..."

April 15, 2016 Screens Post by Tucker Whatley

"Drawing Lines: Explorations of Place"
The final exhibit of this public art project shows how every district in Austin has had artists working for it
"...for his project. Aware that construction sites will frequently appear without warning and in unexpected locales, creating abrupt interruptions..."

April 1, 2016 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

SXSW Interview: Mitski Miyawaki
“Your true love was in front of you the whole time”
"...complacent and just say, “Oh, she’s a woman,” and applaud her for that...."

March 16, 2016 Music Post by Libby Webster

SXSW Interactive: The Latino Millennial Vote
Maria Teresa Kumar and America Ferrera discuss the Latino vote
"...cancelled) by the Young Conservatives of Texas, which drew appalled gasps from many in the crowd. She said that..."

March 15, 2016 SXSW Post by Mac McCann

SXSW Interactive: New York Times VR
The venerable publication looks to the future in virtual reality
"...currently a dozen videos available through the NYTimes VR app viewable on smartphone with no other gadgets necessary. Turning..."

March 12, 2016 SXSW Post by Dan Gentile

Scam Your Way to the Top
Land that angel investment using the art of the con
" best: gaining someone's trust, taking their money, and disappearing. Through no stretch of the imagination, their wisdom can..."

March 11, 2016 Screens Feature by Dan Gentile

2016 SXSW Film Venue Guide
Where to go, how to get there, and what that line’s going to be like
" hats long ago gave way to jeans as appropriate attire. Fancy film premieres, musical concerts that include annual..."

March 7, 2016 Screens Post

Sixth Street Showdown
Downtown is growing, and with that growth come rising tensions between police, partiers, and activists
"...Sixth Street as Wallace stepped into the crosswalk. McCameron "approached and asked Wallace to come forward." Wallace "refused," wrote..."

Feb. 26, 2016 News Feature by Chase Hoffberger

News Roundup: Storms, Season's Greetings, and Open Carry
Reminder: Open carry law takes effect Jan. 1
"...Missouri, Arkansas, and Oklahoma over the weekend. The fatalities happened when an F-4 strength tornado touched down in Garland,..."

Dec. 29, 2015 News Post by the News Staff

Other Worlds Austin: Other Halves
Start-up shocker is a contentious joy
"...Worlds Austin fest, the eponymous Other Halves is an app. It's being developed in a small San Francisco start-up..."

Dec. 8, 2015 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Thousands of Texas Women Self-Induce Abortion, Study Finds
Women point to cost barriers, clinic closures as reasons
"...have had on Texas women’s health, found abortion self-induction appears more common in Texas compared to other parts of..."

Nov. 17, 2015 News Post by Mary Tuma

Help Desk
Need a few extra bucks? We look at the tech world's latest apps you can use to supplement your income.
"...on JustPark – lemons, meet lemonade. (Weirdly, there's no app for lemonade stands ... yet.)..."

June 26, 2015 Screens Column by Michael Agresta

Local Tech Roundup
Gadgets and apps to keep you and your electronics healthy
"...just a few of the locally developed gadgets and apps to remind you that tech people aren't just Google..."

June 12, 2015 Screens Feature by James Renovitch

Council Considers Taxi Franchises
CM Kitchen gives cab co-op idea a boost
"...that today, May 7, Council will review and potentially approve on second reading language that would extend the current..."

May 8, 2015 News Feature by Chase Hoffberger

To Have and Have Not
Five-year Austinite Joe Pug is paying off
"...moved to the Second City on a whim, after scrapping college two semesters shy of earning a theatre degree...."

May 1, 2015 Music Feature by Neph Basedow

AC Food Fight: East Side King
Battle of Paul Qui's holy rollers
"...Let's have a Qui-ki. We all know that Bon Appétit really loves Thai-Kun, but we're afraid that all that..."

March 20, 2015 Food Column by Brandon Watson

SXSW Interactive: Andy Warhol, Digital Pioneer
Warhol keeps things weird in the afterlife via technology
"...tests and post to social media; the screenprinting photo app (DIY Pop); and the forthcoming time-capsule/museum souvenir app (Unboxed)...."

March 14, 2015 SXSW Post by Andy Campbell

The AggreGAYtor: March 11
What happened today in gay? Here’s your QILTBAG recap of queer news.
"...Need to use the bathroom while trans? There’s an app for that...."

March 11, 2015 Qmmunity Post by David Estlund

Austin Restaurants Star on TV in 2015
Two new cable shows debut showcasing Austin food
"...extensive search in conjunction with the editors at Bon Appétit as well as executive producers Tom Colicchio and Gordon..."

Jan. 9, 2015 Food Post by Virginia B. Wood

Help Desk
Fast shipping, resolution keeping, and holiday sensitive emoji in this week's tech etiquette column
" of packages for many U.S. customers. With FAA approval, these drones may start appearing in the skies as..."

Dec. 26, 2014 Screens Column by Michael Agresta

"EcoNetwork" Launches Online Enviro Voters' Guide
Environmentalists can see where candidates stand
"...of the (ultimately) collaborating organizations. It took badgering and tapping of "champions" within each environmental nonprofit to press her..."

Oct. 24, 2014 News Feature by Greg Harman

Drizly Delivers Drunkenness to Your Door
New app and website lets you order beer & booze
"...Go to their website or download the Drizly app for Apple and Android devices and stop traveling outside..."

Oct. 2, 2014 Screens Post by James Renovitch

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