South By Southwest™ Interactive News

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Written by Corinna Burford | March 7, 2014

Join Octagon For The SXsports Kick-Off Reception And More

Octagon, a leading sports and entertainment marketing and representation agency has joined forces with SXSW to support the first ever SXsports.

They've got a lot on the agenda while they are Austin! For starters, they are launching their newest proprietary research, helping brands to understand how to use one...

Chevrolet Keeps You Connected at SXSW and Beyond!

There’s a reason why all roads lead to Austin: It’s where we’re discovering a whole new world powered by innovation, connectivity and imagination, with the help of our SXSW sponsors like Chevrolet. It’s also the place where we’re meeting cool people, attending inspiring panels and having fun at awesome events...

SXsports Session Spotlight: Stephanie McMahon on Crushing Second Screen - The Ultimate TV Companion

With the first SXsports programming track kicking off today, what can attendees come to expect? This installment of the Session Spotlight features the WWE’s Chief Brand Officer Stephanie McMahon giving a preview of the panel “Crushing Second Screen: The Ultimate TV Companion” which occurs on Sunday, March 9...

SXSW Accelerator runs Saturday, March 8 and Sunday, March 9
Written by Hugh Forrest | March 7, 2014

March 8-9: SXSW Accelerator Showcases the Best of Emerging Technologies

The 2014 SXSW Accelerator pitch competition presented by Oracle kicks off on Saturday, March 8, at 11:00 a.m. at the Hilton Austin Downtown. 48 startups representing the best of emerging technologies in six categories will compete before emcees and judges that include former Apple CEO John Sculley.