Bio: A video blogger, social media advisor, and online lifecaster. Austin interviews tech-oriented developers and Internet personalities. The New York Times has referred to her as a central figure in the emerging subculture of New York techie night life, and has described her as “the founder of Pop17, a web site posting her video interviews with tech-world celebrities”.
She first became popular with a segment on KALX radio out of UC Berkeley. She then graduated to video blogging with the Silicon Valley tech show, Party Crashers. She went on to become one of the first live streamers on Justin.TV beta. She is currently hosting Pop17.com, an online video show about internet success and going to school full time. After spending the last three years in New York City, she has returned to Berkeley working as a social media adviser for Real Time Matrix. She is also a full time student working towards a MBA in business management from Dominican University.