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SXSW Comedy 2014: Panels with Seth Meyers, Portlandia, Pete Holmes, and More

Each year, SXSW Comedy offers a selection of panels with a focus on humor and the creative process. This year, SXSW Comedy will present sessions featuring Seth Meyers, Fred Armisen, Carrie Brownstein, Pete Holmes, Jeffrey Tambor, Olivia Munn and more. Comedy panels are a part of SXSW Convergence,...

David Carr and Eli Pariser discuss content at SXSW on March 10
Written by Todd Hansen | January 28, 2014

David Carr and Eli Pariser: The Ongoing Human Content vs Robot Content Debate

Do you dream of viral content? Then you must attend the conversation at SXSW 2014 between journalist David Carr and Eli Pariser, founder of much-ballyhooed Upworthy.

Carr spends his time wielding his keyboard into dissecting the current climate of media and technology for the New York...

At SXSW 2014, Brian Nordmann talks about global security and you
Written by Megan Simpson | January 28, 2014

2014 SXSW Interactive Session Spotlight: From Lettuce to Warheads – Global Security and You

With over 35 years experience in the development of sensors and 25 years coordinating technology development for arms control monitoring, Brian Nordmann of the U.S. Department of State will present a solo conversation at this year’s 2014 SXSW Interactive Festival. His presentation is the focus of today’s Session...

At SXSW 2014, learn about mobile technology solutions for the marginalized from Megan Trotter
Written by Megan Simpson | January 27, 2014

2014 SXSW Interactive Session Spotlight: Mobile Technology Solutions for the Marginalized

As part of the St Anthony's Foundation, the San Francisco-based Tenderloin Technology Lab works with non-native computer users who are primarily homeless. Megan Trotter is the Manager of this lab and the moderator of the SXSW Interactive panel, “Mobile Technology Solutions for the Marginalized”. Today’s Session...

Catch Andy Cohen on Friday, March 7 at SXSW Interactive
Written by Hugh Forrest | January 27, 2014

The SXSW Interactive Featured Session Feature: Andy Cohen of Bravo

Featured Sessions at the 2014 SXSW Interactive Festival showcase some of the world’s most innovative thinkers. Today’s installment of the Featured Session Feature focuses on Andy Cohen of Bravo. At SXSW, catch his session “Super Fandom in the Digital Age” session on Friday afternoon, March 7 at...