Photos: Putting the 'tech' in Texas

Texas Governor Rick Perry opens the 2006 World Congress on Information Technology in Austin, Texas, on Wednesday. He made a pitch for Texas--home to companies like Dell and Advanced Micro Devices--as a center of high-technology development.

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By Bill Detwiler

Bill Detwiler is Editor in Chief of TechRepublic and the host of Cracking Open, CNET and TechRepublic's popular online show. Prior to joining TechRepublic in 2000, Bill was an IT manager, database administrator, and desktop support specialist in the ...