Apr 18, 2024 - News

๐Ÿค  The Roundup: Wrangling the news

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๐Ÿ“Š The Austin-based tech advisory, media and research firm Futurum Group is acquiring TechStrong Group, a media company that produces webinars, live events and other content to support lead generation for tech companies. (Axios Pro ๐Ÿ”’)

๐Ÿ•ต๏ธโ€โ™€๏ธ Texas detectives are turning to students at Texas State University in San Marcos to help solve cold cases. (KVUE)

๐Ÿ“ Austin Pickle Ranch will open a second pickleball facility, on Braker Lane, with 16 indoor courts. (CBS Austin)

๐ŸชŸ Quote du jour

"Windows should be a human right."
โ€” University of Texas architecture professor Juan Mirรณ about windowless bedrooms, which are now common in student housing โ€” and may soon be outlawed by the city of Austin. (KUT)
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