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At SXSW 2014, learn the future of biometrics from Skooks Pong
Written by Megan Simpson | January 21, 2014

2014 SXSW Interactive Session Spotlight: The Future of Biometrics

This March, industry experts from around the world will speak on more than 800 sessions at the 2014 SXSW Interactive Festival. Today’s installment of the Session Spotlight features Skooks Pong’s (@skookspong) solo presentation, “The Future of Biometrics”.

SXSW: What will your session at SXSW address?
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Gadi Ben-Yehuda talks superheroes, power and privacy at SXSW 2014
Written by Megan Simpson | January 21, 2014

2014 SXSW Interactive Session Spotlight: Power and Privacy - What Superheroes Can Teach Us

Spanning the course of five days this March, the 2014 SXSW Interactive Festival will feature more than 800 sessions, including several about privacy concerns in today’s digital world. Today’s installment of the Session Spotlight features an interesting spin on this topic, with a solo presentation by Gadi Ben-Yehuda ...

Mindy Kaling Infuses Her Humor into SXSW on Sunday, March 9

Queen of Comedy Mindy Kaling, creator and star of Fox's The Mindy Project, infuses her humor into SXSW Interactive on Sunday, March 9 at 11:00 am.

Actress, comedian, writer, and producer – this young showrunner has proven there's nothing she can't do. Building her audience through her role as...

Barton Gellman and Cory Doctorow Discuss Edward Snowden on March 10
Written by Hugh Forrest | January 21, 2014

Barton Gellman and Cory Doctorow Talk NSA at SXSW Interactive on Monday, March 10

The ongoing battle for online privacy has emerged as one of the most prominent themes for the 2014 SXSW Interactive Festival. Investigative journalist Glenn Greenwald (author of the soon-to-be-released book “No Place to Hide: Edward Snowden, the NSA, and the U.S. Surveillance State”) will speak at the event...

News for Free & Open to the Public Education Expo

The free and open-to-the-public SXSWedu Education Expo event is an exciting celebration of the Central Texas community's hunger and passion for lifelong learning, from cradle to career and beyond, Tuesday, March 4 from 2:00pm - 8:00pm. SXSWedu is thrilled to present the first announcement of speakers and exhibitors, contest...

Learn about female leadership in digital agencies from Liz Harper at SXSW 2014
Written by Megan Simpson | January 20, 2014

2014 SXSW Interactive Session Spotlight: Joan vs. Don - Female Leadership in Digital Agencies

This March in Austin, the 2014 SXSW Interactive Festival will feature over 800 innovative sessions from presenters from around the world. This installment of the Session Spotlight explores “Joan vs. Don: Female Leadership in Digital Agencies” a Core Conversation led by Liz Harper (@lizmarieharper) of Sydney, Australia....