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Bitcoin at SXSW Interactive Monday, March 16th

Rising from obscurity to take center stage this year at Startup Village is Bitcoin, the world’s largest and most exciting digital currency! SXSW Interactive has a full day of programming Monday, March 16th at the Hilton in Salon G devoted to this captivating, cutting-edge “cryptocurrency.”

Don’t have a clue...

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Written by Julie Yost | March 5, 2015

Discover Impact Design at the Social Good Hub

Purpose-driven design, human-centered design, public interest design...Impact design has many names, but one real meaning: it's design that improves lives. At the Social Good Hub this year we're bringing together top experts in the field to introduce their strategies and successes and share how design thinking can impact your...

Obama's Top Tech Wizard Tells All March 16 at SXSW Interactive
Written by Henry Heuck | March 5, 2015

Obama's Top Tech Wizard Tells All March 16 at SXSW Interactive

Appointed as the first-ever Administrator of the United States Digital Service, ex-Google engineer Mikey Dickerson has much to say about the emerging relationship between the Tech World and Government. After leading President Obama’s task force to fix the Healthcare.gov website mishaps, Dickerson is now in charge of streamlining how Americans...

#AskDrBiden about Community Colleges at SXSWedu 2015

Community colleges have entered a new day in America. They lead the way in preparing graduates in the fields of green technology, healthcare, teaching, and information technology—some of the fastest growing fields in America and the rest of the world. Community colleges are able to meet the needs of their...

2015 SXSW Interactive Session Spotlight: ScaaS & Other Lies — Hacking Big Data on the Web

Rion Dooley will conduct an Interactive workshop at SXSW this year titled, ScaaS & Other Lies: Hacking Big Data on the Web. Rion is the lead developer of the Agave Platform, a technology used to power the computational and data needs of projects totaling in excess of...