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Written by Sasha Vliet | March 16, 2015

Mark Cuban Emcees the Impact Pediatric Health Pitch Competition in Startup Village

Mark Cuban emceed an exciting round of competition in the Impact Pediatric Health Pitch Competition. The finalists met to share their pitches and to hear the judges give their input and decisions on which startup walks away with the final awards.

The participants in this round were:

Nuvo Group...

Convergence Day at SXSW
Written by Brad Wolff | March 16, 2015

Convergence Spotlight: Music Startup Village

The rapidly accelerating Convergence of entrepreneurialism in the tech and music industries is harnessed in one place at Music Startup Village on Tuesday, March 17. Open to Interactive, Music, Gold and Platinum badgeholders and located at the Hilton Hotel (4th Floor, Salon A), entrepreneurs and startups will discover...

Recap: Interactive Featured Session Your Connected World, Sunday March 15

We live in the time of the connected home. Appliances and hardware develop in more advanced ways, and we get closer to living a Jetsons-like future.

In their session, Your Connected World: What Did You Sign Up For?, Scott Weiss, General Partner at Andreessen Horowitz and Quirky CEO Ben...

Recap: Martine Rothblatt's Keynote on Sun., March 15

Today, during her keynote session, AI, Immortality and the Future of Selves,, Dr. Martine Rothblatt sat down with Lisa Miller of New York Magazine to discuss transhumanism, cyber consciousness, pharmaceutical development and robotics. In addition, she spoke about her vision for the future and the ways in which technology...