Tag Archive: Austin

Eddy Cue On How Apple Recreated The iTunes Festival In Austin

Although the iTunes Festival has been a great success in the UK for years, it’s only at this year’s SXSW festival that it’s finally come to the States, with Apple arranging for artists such as Coldplay, Imagine Dragons, and Kendrick…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Stay Charged And Stay Connected In Austin With The South By Southwest Tech Survival Kit [Deals]

In a little over two weeks, a ton of people will make the trek to Austin, Texas for the annual South By Southwest conference. Commonly known as SXSW, many people have made the pilgrimage to the event year in and…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Apple Begins 1-Million-Square-Foot Expansion In Austin, Texas [Report]

Back in July, Apple purchased acres and acres of land surrounding its campus in the heart of Austin, Texas. It was later reported that Apple was making a $ 304 million investment to grow its operations in Austin and bring an additional 3,600 jobs to the area.

Now Apple has broken ground on its 39-acre Texan campus in an effort to expand its growing U.S. Operations Center.

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Austin City Council Throws Apple $8.6 Million For New Campus

Apple’s existing campus in Austin, Texas.

City officials in Austin, Texas, have agreed to pay Apple $ 8.6 million in incentives over the next ten years after the Cupertino company revealed its plans to invest $ 304 million in a new campus. Additionally, it will also receive $ 21 million from the Texas Enterprise Fund, and possibly a further $ 6 million fromTravis County Commissioners.   KXAN reports that the  [Read More…]