Brace yourself for the Instagram posts from Austin’s first ‘immersive selfie experience’ coming in September

Want to make all your Instagram followers jealous? Isn’t that what Instagram is for, anyway? Mark your calendar for an “immersive selfie experience,” visiting Austin this fall. The “FOMO Factory” lands in Austin at 702 Red River St. from Sept. 14...

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15 tweets that perfectly capture how we’re all feeling in the Texas heat

Breaking news: it’s hot in Texas. It’s so hot this week, the folks at the Dallas Morning News are literally watching ice melt. Even bugs are taking shelter. We’re setting records for power demands. We’re under a heat advisory. And if there’s one thing...

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More people want to travel to San Antonio than to Austin, according to this list

Another battle is brewing in the San Antonio vs. Austin war. According to a recent survey by Travel + Leisure, more people enjoy traveling to San Antonio than traveling to Austin. The magazine released its survey of the best 15 cities in the United...

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Glenn Beck is selling his Texas mansion for $5.9 million

Conservative political commentator Glenn Beck is selling his sprawling North Texas mansion. According to a listing on Synergy Realty’s website, Beck’s mansion in the Vaquero neighborhood in Westlake (not to be confused with Austin’s Westlake) is available...

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This Houston man just sold an authentic Picasso painting . . . on Nextdoor

If you use the Nextdoor app, you know it can be an interesting place. Originally created as a private social network for communities, it’s turned into a sometimes-bizarre combination of Facebook, Craigslist and the 311 app used to report non-emergency...

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Driving through Austin: 22 things to do along Manor Road

East Austin has always been a hotbed of culture, and Manor Road is no different. If you find yourself on our near the up-and-coming Austin street, here are 22 things to do, see, eat and drink in the area, starting closest to Interstate 35 and working...

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These are the best date spots in Austin, according to OKCupid

Wondering where to take your new boo or old flame? Dating site OKCupid teamed up with Yelp and asked users to weigh in on the hottest Austin spots for your next romantic rendezvous. The best cheap date option (hey, no judgement here) was Torchy’s...

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