The 2013 HackTX hackathon yielded noteworthy ideas, prototypes, and business plans. Finalists presented today in front of a room of their peers and judges, Brett Hurt, Josh Baer, and Bob Metcalfe.

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When Paul Snow first bought Bitcoin on a whim, he never expected it would go this far.

Illumitex's patented lights conserve energy and may be the light of the future.

uShip's coding strategy is easier on its developers and results in less bugs.

To better understand the value of meetup.com, Dave Stanwick set about the challenge of completing 16 hours of continuous meetups. In that time he met 79 people, walked 9 miles and biked 36.

According to analysts, RetailMeNot will increase holiday income more than 35 percent, putting it ahead of Amazon this season.

Sara Travis and her portable coffee shop are soon to be one more piece in the Austin street cuisine.

By directly addressing customer needs and delivering products at low shipping costs, LivingDirect.com has not only changed the online appliance retailer’s profits, it has changed its founder.

While budding artists struggle on the road, Set.fm offers a solution.

Editor's note: As a way to kick off our Bitcoin week, we've aggregated some of the best publications explaining the cryptocurrency's purpose, history, and future.  We'll...

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Purchasing with bitcoin in Austin, Texas is growing ever more optioned; from food trucks to books to even firearms. In a photo journal of the day, check out all the options that we came across.

Tucked in a neighborhood in Austin's West Campus district are unassuming cottages. The homes were the birthplace of a group of UT undergraduates with undergraduates with first-generation iPhones in hand and a big idea in mind.