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Friday Tech Crawl: Wal-Mart readies to battle the Whole Foods-Amazon combo, and seriously, don’t stare at the sun during the eclipse

Happy Friday to you, Austin. The weekend is almost upon us. As you grind through the final day of the work week, here’s a look at some of the tech-related stories that are making news around the Internet today: Is Wal-Mart ready to take on the Whole...

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Austin’s Crossroads Systems files for bankruptcy, agrees to restructuring plan

Austin-based technology company Crossroads Systems has filed for bankruptcy protection, and has agreed to a restructuring deal that will bring it millions in cash from a Dallas-based investor in exchange for a significant ownership stake in the company...

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White nationalist rally at A&M canceled, Texas lawmaker says

A white nationalist rally planned for the Texas A&M University campus Sept. 11 has been canceled by A&M System Chancellor John Sharp out of safety concerns, a member of the state House said Monday. >> Read more trending news  Rep. John...

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Austin’s Accruent acquires Plano-based software firm Lucernex

Austin-based software maker Accruent has acquired another Texas software company, Plano-based Lucernex Inc. Financial terms of the deal were not released. Lucernex makes cloud-based workplace and real estate management software and products. It has...

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Twitter reaction: What was said about Cowboys in Hall of Fame Game

The Dallas Cowboys were a big hit on social media Thursday as a national TV audience tuned in for the NFL Hall of Fame Game against the Cardinals. The Cowboys won the game 20-18, and there were several moments in the game that sent the social media...

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Photos: Deshaun Watson’s first NFL training camp

Rookie quarterback from Clemson participating in his first NFL training camp as a member of the Houston Texans.

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Report: Beyonce interested in buying share of Houston Rockets 

Singer-songwriter Beyonce is interested in buying a stake in the Houston Rockets, according to a report. The Houston native is mulling an investment in a franchise that owner Leslie Alexander announced last month that he was planning to sell. Alexander...

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Dak Prescott documentary will get you charged up for season

“Dak Prescott: A Family Reunion” will give you chills. The Dallas Cowboys’ documentary on the second-year quarterback gives you a behind-the-scenes look at his journey from a recruit in Starkville, Miss., to leading America’s team.  “Family Reunion”...

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Judging by tweet, Yu Darvish was not expecting trade

The Texas Rangers had been teasing they were entertaining offers for starter Yu Darvish. The deal didn’t materialize until right at baseball’s trade deadline, when the Los Angeles Dodgers sent a handful of minor league prospects to Arlington in exchange...

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