Austin has been named one of the top 10 cities for start-ups by USA Today. The report given by the National Venture Capital Association is based on dollars invested in young tech companies in 2011. Because of Austin’s lower cost of living and doing business, and great talent pool it comes in at #8 on the top 10 list. It names Apple, Photodex, and South by Southwest as some of the big start-up players and draws.
Austin a top city for tech startups | usatoday.com