Houston Matters

Houmoji — Houston-Themed Emojis Inspire LOLs and OMGs

Posted on · Smartphone users are no doubt familiar with emojis – those little smiley faces or other images you can text to your friends. Well, a Houston marketing and design firm called Primer Grey has started creating Houston-themed emojis – dubbed Houmoji – to represent people, places and experiences in the Bayou City. To learn more about […]

Houston Matters

Houmoji — Houston-Themed Emojis Inspire LOLs and OMGs

Posted on · Smartphone users are no doubt familiar with emojis – those little smiley faces or other images you can text to your friends. Well, a Houston marketing and design firm called Primer Grey has started creating Houston-themed emojis – dubbed Houmoji – to represent people, places and experiences in the Bayou City. To learn more about […]

Good, Bad and Ugly

Beyonce’s Super Bowl Performance and Austin Narcissism: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly of Houston News

Posted on · From Beyonce’s controversial performance at the Super Bowl halftime show, to the purchase of the country’s largest single-fence ranch (the Waggoner Ranch near Lubbock), to a Texas A&M quarterback leaving for the University of Houston — and criticizing A&M’s culture on the way out — to Austin cracking the top 10 of Trulia’s Most Narcissistic Cities […]

Full Show

Defining Great Teachers: Friday’s Show (February 12, 2016)

Posted on · The website Niche has published its rankings of the Houston metro area high schools with the best teachers. But how do you evaluate such a thing? What makes a teacher great? On this edition of Houston Matters, we talk with Mark Tressler, vice president of product for Niche about how the site established its evaluation. Then, we turn […]