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Going green: A peek at the 5 most popular EVs on Austin streets

(Tesla)

Electric, hybrid and alternative fuel vehicle sales are on the rise nationwide—since 2014, Texans have driven 76.9% more and had the seventh-highest increase of EVs in the U.S.

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Buy bits of Bill Murray's life story with new NFTs from Austin company

Bill Murray is releasing stories of his life through NFTs with Austin company The Chive. (Nathan Congleton/Flickr)

Actor and comedian Bill Murray isn't a huge fan of technology—his cell phone is an eight-year-old Blackberry nicknamed "Bill Urry" because the "M" key is missing—but he's taking on the techie NFT sphere as a new, offscreen, form of storytelling with the release of 1,000 NFTs through Austin streaming company The Chive.

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Commissioners want business, tech funds to support creative sector

(George Thomas)

By Chad Swiatecki

The Austin business community, particularly the technology companies flocking to the area, will likely be asked this year to increase their support for a creative sector that is being squeezed by the rising cost of living across the city.

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