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  • Blogs

    September 12, 2012

    Free WiFi at Houston's Airports But Grab It Quick, Ends Soon

    Both George Bush International and William P. Hobby airports will have free wi-fi thanks to Google Play (yay!) but only through the end of September (boo). As we reported in July, Houston airports don't have the extended free wi-fi amenities that many others in the country do. As part of a multim ... More >>

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    December 28, 2011

    Brew Blog: Austin Eastciders Gold Top Cider

    When I snagged this (at least at the time) somewhat rare (in Houston) bottle over at D&Q, the friendly proprietress talked my ear off about how important it is to support locals, even when they're 162 miles away. She waxed poetic about the contents, too, saying "this isn't like other ciders." The wa ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 6, 2011

    Three Ways Steve Jobs Made Technology Cool, Stylish and Accessible

    This morning I was scheduled for a conference call with one of my clients and I knew I was running a few minutes late. My laptop was not with me and I didn't know the client's email address by heart. Fortunately, I had my iPhone. I opened it up, found a recent e-mail exchange between myself and my c ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 6, 2010

    FAIL: Wyclef Jean, Richard Ashcroft, Mark Wahlberg, iTunes

    Photo illustrations by John Seaborn Gray​Wyclef Jean's Latest Vanity Project: President of Haiti: Wyclef Jean is best known for being the member of the Fugees who quite improbably enjoyed the most solo success. We would have bet on Lauryn Hill, but unfortunately, she went crazy. Crazy may be ... More >>

  • Music

    November 5, 2009

    Vision Quest

    Uncle Charlie is the best concert-poster artist in Houston — and he's legally blind.

  • Blogs

    October 28, 2009

    Win Passes To See The Fourth Kind And Discover The Five Sexiest Aliens In The Movies

    Those who "want to believe" that extraterrestrials have interacted with human beings are doubtless familiar with J. Allen Hynek's three classifications of "close encounters." You're probably also familiar with Jacques Vallee's addition of "the fourth kind" which, according to Vallee, refers to actu ... More >>

  • Music

    August 20, 2009

    Hotel Time Again

    Whiskey Boat looks up from two years of live rehersals and realizes it's a band.

  • Calendar

    August 7, 2003

    Female Fear

    An exhibition pays tribute to holocaust victims at a camp for women

  • News

    July 10, 2003
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    April 27, 2000

    Soul Machine

    The Apple II computer: Some still consider it the wizard of Woz

  • News

    November 4, 1999

    Taking Back the Blight

    A ragtag "neighborhood association" hits revitalization where it hurts

  • News

    July 2, 1998

    Naked Ambition

    Peddling smut is this young man's version of the American Dream

  • Music

    September 11, 1997
  • Music

    April 21, 1994

    Prodigal Ambitions

    Houston's newest film production company shoots for the video moon