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2014-09-02 12:33:36

tw telecom's industry-leading network solutions also available at Data Foundry's current Austin and Houston data centers HOUSTON, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- tw telecom (NASDAQ: TWTC), a leading provider of Business Ethernet and networking solutions, today announced continued strong growth for our business relationship with Data Foundry, a leading provider of data center colocation, disaster recovery and managed services. In addition to providing Business Ethernet network...

2014-09-02 12:32:47

Community supports largest collection of user generated content in North America offering 2 million recipes AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Due to increased customer demand, KeyIngredient.com today announced it has expanded its online presence into Canada, including French Canada, Brazil and Mexico. In Brazil and Mexico, the crowd-sourced website has been renamed Que Gourmet. As a result of this global expansion, Key Ingredient is now available to users in English,...

2014-09-02 08:30:58

AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Obesity crisis prompts Mexico Bariatric Center, a leader in affordable weight loss surgeries, to offer a free informative seminar in Austin, TX. Mexico Bariatric Center (MBC) is reaching out to individuals, to help educate and enlighten about the dangers of obesity. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140902/141838 The seminar hosted by Ron Elli, Ph.D., the founder of MBC, and the prominent surgeon: Dr. Jacqueline Osuna. The seminar will...

2014-08-30 23:04:58

Nearly 4.5 million children ages 14 and under are injured in the home every year. HomeSafe provides parents with facts and tips to keep children safe after school. Austin, Texas (PRWEB) August 30, 2014 Austin-based home security pioneer Protect America and interactive door lock brand Yale Locks & Hardware have initiated the HomeSafe campaign targeting “Latchkey Child” safety in observance of this year’s back-to-school period. “Latchkey Child” is a term for children who...

2014-08-30 23:04:44

Over 1100 missions, more than 600,000 miles, and 2200 passengers, TJA celebrates four years of giving back on August 29. Austin, TX (PRWEB) August 30, 2014 Four years ago, Grant Jacobson started out wanting to take his passion for flying and combine it with his desire to do something philanthropic for others. The challenge; how to make sure 100% of his efforts and resources went directly to the persons that needed it. The solution was creating Texas Jacobson Aviation. TJA hit the sky...

2014-08-30 23:04:40

Barton Associates, a leading national locum tenens physician, physician assistant, and nurse practitioner staffing agency, announces a new office location in Austin, TX, set to open September 1, 2014. Boston, MA (PRWEB) August 30, 2014 Barton Associates, an industry leading national physician, physician assistant, and nurse practitioner locum tenens company, announces a new office location in Austin, TX, scheduled to open September 1, 2014. Barton Associates is headquartered in Peabody,...

2014-08-28 23:12:56

3D printing education partnership aims to position Texas as a global leader in additive manufacturing. Austin, Texas (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 A new partnership to provide education in 3D printing technology and additive manufacturing has recently launched in Austin to position the State of Texas as a global leader in the 3D printing and additive manufacturing industry. The kick-off event to celebrate the partnership as well as upcoming 3D printing courses will be held on Wednesday,...

2014-08-28 23:04:14

New and used IT hardware provider to host the SpiceWorld SpiceLounge. Houston, TX (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 This September ServerMonkey heads to Austin, Texas to exhibit at “the most happenin’ IT conference around”, SpiceWorld. ServerMonkey, a leading provider of new and refurbished IT hardware, returns to SpiceWorld for the second year as a supporting sponsor to engage with fellow IT professionals. “I’m glad to be back in Austin and a part of SpiceWorld, as an active...

2014-08-28 08:22:45

Former Chesapeake vice president to lend unconventional play experience to growth-focused board AUSTIN, Texas, Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Drillinginfo Inc., the leading SaaS and data analytics company for energy exploration decision support, today announced the appointment of Scott Sachs to its board of directors. In this role, Sachs will bring his extensive unconventional play experience to Drillinginfo's team, focused on growing the company's comprehensive analytics capabilities...

2014-08-27 16:21:13

Dealership expands service area to Austin, TX SAN ANTONIO, Texas, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Things at Cavender Buick GMC West are starting to pick up. Not only are new members of the new 2015 model-year showing up in the showroom at a greater pace, but the dealership is announcing a new city for coverage. After spending the last several years focusing on San Antonio, the Cavender Auto Group member is going to be a new Buick GMC dealer in Austin, TX. While, there will not...


Latest Austin Reference Libraries

Edwards Plateau
2013-04-19 19:37:49

The Edwards Plateau is an area of west-central Texas which is bordered by the Balcones Fault towards the south and the east, the Llano Uplift and the Llano Estacado towards the north, and the Chihuahuan Desert and Pecos River towards the west. San Angelo, San Antonia, Del Rio, and Austin make a rough outline of the area. The eastern part of the plateau is the Texas Hill Country. The trees of this savanna include a juniper-oak mix and a mesquite-acacia mix scattered over the fairly short...

The Impact Of Growing Degree Days For The Austin Texas Area
2012-08-22 13:25:00

Growing Degree days are another huge part of our lives even though we may not deal with them directly. Growing degree days deal with the growing of fruits and vegetables along with other various crops that are grown throughout the United States for our personal uses. As we examine the Austin Texas area we can see how the impacts of normal, El-Nino and La-Nina cycles have an impact on just the month of March. These numbers are based on 50F which is the base number used for determining when...

Tornado Impacts During The Different Phases Of Weather Patterns For Austin Texas
2012-07-17 22:06:23

Taking a look at Austin and within 50miles of the local area we can see the impacts that different phases of weather have on the tornado statistics of the region. 2000 was a La-Nina phase and it was a fairly strong phase, which lead to the 12 tornadoes within 50miles of Austin and also one EF-2 was part of the stats indicating that strong tornadoes are possible during a La-Nina in this region. 2003 was an El-Nino phase and it did suppress the tornado statistics for the year in the...

Climate Impact On Your Budget For Austin Texas
2012-07-16 10:44:17

If you live in Austin Texas, this is what type of heating and cooling of your house you can expect to see during various weather events such as EL-Nino and La-Nina. The above graph represents three events known as EL-Nino, La-Nina and normal conditions. All the data was gathered from the month of March for each event. During a Normal cycle it is pretty fair to say that Austin will experience heating and cooling pretty close together. While during an EL-Nino event it shows that heating...

2012-06-14 07:32:20

Symbol: XETR Group: Dicot Family: Convolvulaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Vine Forb/herb Native Status: PR    N Synonyms:   IPAN Ipomoea angustifolia Jacq.   JATRA Jacquemontia tridentata L. ssp. angustifolia (Jacq.) van Ooststr.   METR6 Merremia tridentata (L.) Hallier f.   METRA Merremia tridentata (L.) Hallier f. ssp. angustifolia (Jacq.) van Ooststr. Distribution: Xenostegiatridentata(L.) Austin & Staples distribution:USA+(PR)...

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Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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