Springnet 461 - Formula One via Google+ Hangout

Our first podcast using the Google+ Hangout feature is a discussion of Austin's controversial Formula One racetrack, which is getting $25 million in corporate welfare from the State of Texas. It was also blessed by the Austin City Counci with new member Kathie Tovo voting against. Without the City County approval, the project couldn't have moved forward even though they've been building the trackk near Elroy, Texas for months. Mark Ramsey (one of the team members of Livid Lobster) and Christiaan Conover (who is something of an expert on Formula racing) appear in this video via Google+ Hangout. Coming soon on the Springnet podcast, a full discussion of the meteoric rise of Google+

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Spring.net is a video podcast about Austin, Texas, South by Southwest (SXSW), Austin technology and social events, we have over 300 interviews with folks at SXSW, ProductCamp Austin, VideoCamp Austin, Texas Coworking, Austin Wordpress Meetup, Refresh Austin and other events