Crane Watch: Apple’s $1B campus is latest big construction project planned in Austin

In Austin's hot real estate market, new construction spans the gamut. We've added more than a dozen new projects to our Crane Watch database, including a trio of senior-living communities, new mixed-use developments in places as varied as Pflugerville...

By | 2019-01-12T00:14:43+00:00 January 12th, 2019|Technology|

Intel’s interim CEO touts ‘biggest served market’ in company history

Intel Corp.'s interim CEO says the chip giant will, for the first time, significantly penetrate markets that it has been unsuccessful at getting into in the past. "This is the biggest served market this company has had in its history," Bob Swan, who i...

By | 2019-01-11T23:34:00+00:00 January 11th, 2019|Technology|

Wells Fargo taps JPMorgan Chase’s ranks for one of its most important jobs

Wells Fargo said Wednesday that JPMorgan Chase executive Saul Van Beurden will become its head of technology, a new role reporting directly to CEO Tim Sloan.  Van Beurden, a 25-year industry veteran who will continue working out of New York when he st...

By | 2019-01-10T13:03:25+00:00 January 10th, 2019|Technology|

SpaceX prepping for Starship ‘hopper test’ in a matter of weeks

SpaceX has yet to launch a rocket in 2019, but Elon Musk’s aerospace company has several big projects in motion. In addition to erecting the Falcon 9 rocket and Crew Dragon capsule for an unmanned test mission for its first astronaut-delivery program ...

By | 2019-01-10T13:02:24+00:00 January 10th, 2019|Technology|

Fast-growing Santa Clara startup debuts handheld 3D camera module at CES

The Santa Clara company has already doubled its workforce to about 40 people since it was featured in The Pitch last summer as it pushes for partnerships and licensing deals with companies like the one unveiled at this week's Consumer Electronics Show ...

By | 2019-01-09T18:52:23+00:00 January 9th, 2019|Technology|

M&A wrap: New global data center business to be based in Austin; Civil engineering firm acquired

Check out the latest mergers and acquisitions to hit Austin, including the creation of a cloud-hosting business with 14 data centers spread across three continents.

By | 2019-01-09T18:44:58+00:00 January 9th, 2019|Technology|