According to TopRetirements.com, Austin is one of the top 10 cities attracted to those nearing retirement. Two thirds of the 100 top positions were located in Sun Belt states with warmer climates.
Forbes released a statement revealing Austin to be the best economic recovering city in the U.S. The Austin-Round Rock area and Washington D.C. tied for first among a list of big cities on the upswing of recovery.
Facebook may accept a $1.4 million incentive from the state of Texas to open a 200-person office in Austin, Texas. The expansion would be the California-based company’s biggest outside of Palo Alto.
Google, Inc. announced interest in testing its new high-speed network in Round Rock, Texas.