Austin-based startup Gowalla makes the 50 Best Websites 2010

Gowalla is a service that let’s you “check-in” to places you go to using your smart phone and then it lets you add comments or photos of the place you just checked-in. Gowalla also tells you if your friends are or have been in that location recently. They have a big competitor, Foursquare which has […]

Texas Education Channel launched on iTunes U

Many of us use iTunes to download our favorite music, movies and podcast. However, Texas students, teachers and parents can now download and distribute Texas-based education materials, on iTunes U. iTunes U brings the power of the iTunes Store to education, making it simple to distribute information to your students and faculty — or to […]

Top 5 Tech Events in Austin, week of 8/23-8/29

8/24 Austin Cloud User Group August Meeting Tuesday, August 24, 2010 from 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM (CT) Great start for our group at the July 27 meeting – thanks to everyone who showed interest and participated!  There’s an awful lot of exciting cloud activity underway in Austin and many other folks who are newbies […]

Conjunctured 2yr Anniversary Party!

Are you in Austin, TX this Saturday August 21st? Come and join the awesome tech, entrepreneur and social media community from Austin at Conjunctured’s 2yr anniversary party, which the guys at Conjunctured have promised to make this party the best one yet. Interested? Register here. This party is FREE, however you can add a donation […]

Dell reports second-quarter profit of $545 million

Thursday August 19, 2010 – Dell reported a second-quarter profit of $545 million, or 28 cents a share, on $15.5 billion in sales, compared with earnings of $472 million, or 24 cents a share on revenue of $12.8 billion in the same period a year ago.