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New Texas-made gin joins Dripping Springs' booming booze empire

The area west of Oak Hill out to Dripping Springs, Texas is quickly becoming a booze barrio. The neighborhood is home to Revolution Spirits, the …

DJ Earworm Mashup - United State of Pop 2013 (Living the Fantasy)

WATCH: An Amazing Six-Minute, Stop-Motion Tour of Austin

Remember this haunting time-lapse video of Austin at night? Well, University of Texas grad student Andrew Takano is back with a sequel of sorts to …

Stop Motion

Your guide to the best Texas-style Oktoberfest celebrations in Central Texas

One of the best things about having thousands of German immigrants settles in Texas beginning in the 1840s is the proliferation of Oktoberfest …

Where to Eat Brunch in Austin, September '13

Brunch is <b>the sacred meal of Austin</b>, a sanctioned time of lazy conversation, giant hunks of french toast, and Bloody Mary's as far as the eye can see. Across the city, hipsters with mussed mustaches, power yuppies in hasty ponytails, and families carting two kids and three dogs come together to …

97 ways downtown Austin is changing - Austin Business Journal

By Colin Pope <br>– Editor, Austin Business Journal<p>Sep 16, 2013, 1:45pm CDT<b><br>Updated</b> Sep 16, 2013, 2:37pm CDT<p>You’re either going to love or hate this.<p>I’ve …

3 Weird Steps To The Cloud (Beware The Obvious Choice)

Moving to the cloud? <b>Stop</b> and think: When switching business processes to the cloud, it’s tempting to simply take your in-house legacy and move it, as-is. <i>But is that the best plan?</i><p>David Amerland suggests an unusual philosophy, encouraging us to think from first principles. The results may surprise …

IBM Makes OpenStack The Cloud Platform To Beat

With IBM tossing its might behind OpenStack, the open source software used to run cloud-computing installations is in a strong position to become the dominant platform in the industry.<p>OpenStack Rising<p>IBM announced Monday that it will make OpenStack the foundation of its cloud services and software. …

Predicting Enterprise Cloud Computing Growth

69% of enterprises who have separate budgets for cloud computing are predicting spending increases this year and into 2014.<p>This is one of several key take-aways from a research study published today by TheInfoPro, a service of 451 Research. TheInfoPro Wave 5 Cloud Computing Study is based on …

When “effortless” is anything but: Today’s cloud washing is all about hybrid

Advertisement<p>4 Comments<p>For the past few years cloud washing was a practice IT vendors used to paint their not-necessarily-cloudy products as cloudy. …

150 Million People Have Decided That Standard Web Browsers Aren't Safe Enough

When FORBES last spoke to AnchorFree in August 2012, CEO David Gorodyansky put forth a modest goal for his 7 year-old company: “We want to be the way the whole world browses the Web,” he boasted. In the last year, the company’s trajectory has matched its lofty ambitions. A year ago 70 million …

Wally Turns Your iPhone Into A Handsome Leather Wallet

Remember the Wally iPhone wallet? It was Kickstarted back in the misty far-off days of February, and is now a fully-available product that you can, like, buy. Don’t remember it? Then let me jog your memory: The Wally is a minimal and lightweight leather wallet that sticks to the back of your iPhone …

Shopping

Interview: Jonathan Harris

We first spoke with artist Jonathan Harris six years ago and gained some insight into his process and work at the time. Since, Harris has continued to create extremely involved and engaging work, exploring the human condition through a technological lens, often expressed in complex interactive …

Reality TV

Small Space Seating: Sofas & Loveseats Under 60 Inches Wide

In this supersized world, sometimes finding small space furniture can be a challenge. Case in point: small sofas. I'm currently looking for a sofa …

Small Spaces

Password Protection

Happy Birthday, iPad! When You Were Born, Everyone Hated You!

“Not the company’s next huge growth story. Not now, anyway.”<p>“It’s a nice reader, but there’s nothing on the iPad I look at and say, ‘Oh, I wish Microsoft had done it.’” – Bill Gates

Bill Gates

Watch: A Graphic Designer’s Lovely Animated CV

You know you’re doing something right as a company when talented designers are crafting bespoke video CVs to apply for a job that pays €300 a month.<p>Hort is one of the most sought-after companies amongst design students looking for jobs. So much so that the design agency has strict guidelines for …

Navigation For Mega-Sites

What Is A Mega-Site?<p>A mega-site is typically owned by a large organization that encompasses a broad range of services or products. The organization …

“Sunsets and Clocks” by Anenon - The Fox Is Black

Anenon is the musical moniker of L.A. based musician Brian Allen Simon, and he’s just released a new EP titled <i>Sunsets and Clocks</i>.<p>Anenon recorded …

The Fox Is Black April Playlist - The Fox Is Black

It’s April 2 already which means we’re a day behind on posting our monthly TFIB Staff Playlist. But that doesn’t mean it’s not already filled with …

Listen to ‘Shaking The Habitual’ the new album from The Knife - The Fox Is Black

Yesterday The Knife, the acclaimed Swedish electronic duo, released a stream of their new album <i>Shaking The Habitual</i>, and boy is it a doozie. It’s …

99% Invisible-76- The Modern Moloch

Forward

The Milky Way over the Burning Bush

The Me Bird: Animation by 18bis

The Me Bird: Animation by 18bis<p>A free interpretation of a poem by Pablo Neruda using a strata stencil technique.<p>The inspiration in the strata stencil …

The Cosmic Gallery - in pictures

Watch Liars Enter the Matrix in ‘The Exact Color of Doubt’ Video

Liars thrilled and stunned on their more electronic-leaning last album <i>WIXIW</i> (pronounced “wish you”) and one of the 2012 set’s many highlights is the …

Running Music: Playlists to Help You Pick Up the Pace

Freshen up your running playlist with these fast-paced songs<p>iStockphoto/Thinkstock<p>Thirty-five percent of WH readers told us in an online poll that when exercising outdoors, they always listen to music—and that their tunes are as essential as their sneaks and sports bra.<p>Need to freshen up your …

Get Your Head In The Game With Tresemme’s Hairdo How-Tos

Are you stumped about how to do those hairdos that certain women seem to be able to whip up effortlessly at the start of yoga class? Here’s a site for you.<p>When it comes to hair, most women are stuck in a rut. Same hair color, same style, same always. While the possibilities might seem endless, the …

Hair