Unless someone literally lives in a cave, tech touches most every aspect of our lives. In commercial real estate, it supplies tools for development and brokerage, it powers the buildings inhabited by tenants and it is make or break when hiring new professionals. Cushman & Wakefield’s Tech Cities 1.0 report analyzes a number of factors, including talent, capital and growth opportunity across major American markets. Cushman & Wakefield ranks Austin in the number seven slot and Dallas-Fort Worth at number 21 on the Top 25 list.—Lisa Brown