Texas

Texas is the second most populous (after California) and the second-largest of the 50 U.S. states (after Alaska) in the United States of America, and the largest state in the 48 contiguous United States. Geographically located in the south central part of the country, Texas shares an international border with the Mexican states of Chihuahua, Coahuila, Nuevo León, and Tamaulipas to the south and borders the U.S. states of New Mexico to the west, Oklahoma to the north, Arkansas to the northeast, and Louisiana to the east. Texas has an area of 268,820 square miles (696,200 km2) and a growing population of over 26.
Posts about Texas
  • Craigslist and OfferUp used in multi-state car theft ring

    … Recently, 16 people from the Houston, Texas, area have been arrested for allegedly running a multi-state car theft ring that netted them over $1 million. The crew would use fake IDs to rent cars from rental car services and would then sell these cars states away. They were able to sell the cars through unmoderated classifieds. The suspects…

    Greg's Corner- 19 readers -
  • Would you buy a car from a vending machine?

    … now you can. AN online car dealership has opened what they call a car vending machine in Austin, Texas. The structure is a five-story tall glass structure that houses 30 cars. However the term vending machine is a bit of a misnomer. You still have to finance and make your actual selection through the dealership’s website, however when you go…

    Greg's Corner- 44 readers -
  • Facebook’s Eighth Data Center to Be Located in Odense, Denmark

    … Worth, Texas, Tuesday, this one will be powered by 100 percent renewable energy and support thousands of jobs in the community over the next few years. Data centers are the physical infrastructure to support our community. They’re basically giant machines that control power, temperature, connectivity and maintenance for tens of thousands of little…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Facebook- 15 readers -
  • Facebook Eyes Data Center in Odense, Denmark (Report)

    …. And Reuters added that the data center itself will occupy 184,000 square meters and spur the creation of some 1,200 jobs to build it. Facebook announced last month that it will build a data center in Los Lunas, N.M., joining four others in the U.S.—Fort Worth, Texas; Altoona, Iowa; Prineville, Ore.; and Forest City, N.C.—as well as facilities in Clonee, Ireland; and Luleå, Sweden. Image courtesy of Shutterstock. …

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social Facebook- 22 readers -
  • Facebook’s Next Data Center Will Be in Los Lunas, N.M.

    … as facilities in Clonee, Ireland; and Luleå, Sweden. Facebook said in a blog post: Los Lunas will be outfitted with the latest Open Compute Project compute, storage and networking technologies and will be powered by 100-percent renewable energy, making it one of the most efficient and sustainable data centers in the world. To learn more about the new facility, visit the Los Lunas Data Center Facebook page.…

    David Cohen/ Inside Facebookin Social Facebook- 29 readers -
  • LinkedIn ProFinder Freelance Marketplace Expanded Throughout U.S.

    …. Those insights include: Florida, Texas and Colorado were the three states that showed the most freelancer growth. The highest freelancer populations were found on the East and West Coasts. The healthcare and pharmaceutical industries have seen 50 percent growth in freelance workers over the past five years, compared with 21 percent for non-freelance…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebook- 21 readers -
  • What Are the Top 50 Colleges on Facebook, Twitter?

    … related to its football team and its campus, resulting in the most comments and likes per 1,000 fans and the most active user base among its top 10 on Facebook. As for Twitter, Wisconsin-Madison led in retweets and favorites per 1,000 fans. Engagement Labs CEO Bryan Segal added: Students currently attending academic institutions in the U.S. have…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Facebook Twitter- 25 readers -
  • Listening To Your Audience, Data, and Competition To Inform Content Marketing Strategy

    … with some of the worlds biggest and smallest companies. He is currently an adjunct professor at the University of Texas at Dallas, and is the author of “Search and Social: The Definitive Guide to Real-Time Content Marketing,” Wiley/Sybex. To complete the subscription process and receive your ebook, please click the link in the email we just sent you. Download our exclusive eBook to learn how to make your content work harder. …

    Visual.lyin Social Content- 50 readers -
  • How Seasonal is the Law Profession?

    … the Texas Department of Transportation on fatal crashes involving a DUI for 2013 which seemed to have a slight peak in May and June, with a massive uptick in December. And lastly, here is the chart for Traffic Law Attorneys: There appears to be a large peak during the summer driving season, which trails off until the end of the year. Could that spike…

    Dex Mediain How To's- 35 readers -
  • 2014 Top 10 “Best Perceived” Brands: Amazon & YouTube Take The Lead

    …. From 2009 to 2012, she was an award-winning syndicated columnist for a number of daily newspapers from New York to Texas. With more than ten years of marketing management experience, she has contributed to a variety of traditional and online publications, including MarketingProfs.com, SoftwareCEO.com, and Sales and Marketing Management Magazine. Read more of Amy's articles. (Some images used under license from Shutterstock.com.)…

    Amy Gesenhues/ Marketing Landin Social Google YouTube- 22 readers -
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