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Facebook hosted a grand opening Sept. 4 for its new 256,600-square-foot office at Third + Shoal, a 29-story office building at 607 W. Third St., Austin. The tech giant first opened in Austin with seven employees in 2010 and has grown to more than 1,200 employees in the nine years since. www.facebook.com


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