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Jorge Sanhueza-Lyon/KUT News

San Antonio will roll out a six-month pilot program for electric scooters if City Council approves the measure next month.

AT&T

AT&T announced Monday that 5G is coming to San Antonio — or at least part of San Antonio, anyway.

San Antonio joins 11 cities, including Dallas, Houston and Waco, on the list to receive the service later this year.

Paul Flahive | Texas Public Radio

Abel Gonzales is on one of his many weekly bike rides downtown. He pulls onto Alamo Plaza road when he spots two 20-something men riding the popular electronic scooters.

H-E-B

San Antonio-based grocery chain H-E-B announced Wednesday it would build a new tech innovation facility in Austin.

The decision has drawn critical comments online, and many San Antonio technology leaders have expressed disappointment.

From Texas Standard:

One question Amazon's Alexa won't be able to answer – at least not yet – is where Amazon will build its next headquarters.

It's been a year since the tech company announced it has outgrown its Seattle home base and needs to expand elsewhere. But the $1 trillion company has been tight-lipped about where that might be.

Since that announcement, 238 U.S. cities ingratiated themselves to the company, trying to win its favor. Amazon whittled that list of bids to 20 finalists, and among them are Austin and Dallas.

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