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Check out the finalists for the 2014 SXSW Interactive Awards
Written by Andrew McNeill | February 3, 2014

Finalists for the SXSW Interactive Awards Revealed: Recognizing the Industry’s Top New Talent

We are very excited to bring you the finalists of the 2014 SXSW Interactive Awards. All finalists are digital projects that were launched or completely redesigned in 2013, with the exception of those in the Classic category.

The winning entry in each of the 15 categories listed below will...

Crowd at Startup Village 2013 - Photo by Sean Mathis
Written by Cori Burford | February 3, 2014

SXSW Welcomes Brazilian Delegation to Startup Village

SXSW 2014 will welcome a first-time national delegation from Brazil, made up of the best and brightest from Brazil’s creative economy.

Last year, Brazil launched a country-wide initiative to support regional accelerators and fund some 100 startups with an investment of BR$100,000 each. From online B2B markets to geolocation to...

Joi Ito speaks at SXSW Interactive on Friday, March 7
Written by Hugh Forrest | February 3, 2014

The SXSW Interactive Featured Session Feature: Joi Ito of the MIT Media Lab

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 Joi Ito of the MIT Media Lab. At SXSW, he will be part of the “Future of Making” session on Friday afternoon,...

At SXSW 2014, Brian Janosch leads a talk about creative people and good ideas
Written by Megan Simpson | February 3, 2014

2014 SXSW Interactive Session Spotlight: How Creative People Arrive At Good Ideas

Brian Janosch doesn’t consider himself a “tech person,” but rather a creative who is excited to present at the 2014 SXSW Interactive Festival this March. His speaking topic, “How Creative People Arrive At Good Ideas”, reflects an idea that hasn’t nearly been explored enough. Check out Janosch’s personal...

The Digital Creative Job Market returns to SXSW on March 6 and March 7
Written by Hugh Forrest | February 2, 2014

March 6-7 at the Austin Convention Center: The SXSW Digital Creative Job Market

If you are are looking for a new job while attending SXSW Interactive, then don’t miss the Digital Creative Job Market, presented by Publicis Group. Featuring more than 40 companies (including Shark Tank) who are looking for talented tech innovators such as yourself, this two-day show provides...

Attend the Latinos in Tech Programming at SXSW Interactive 2014
Written by Sarah Garcia | February 2, 2014

Latinos in Tech Programming Amongst Many New Additions for 2014 SXSW Interactive Lineup

At SXSW Interactive, we strongly believe that a diverse community makes for a strong community. This belief helped inspire the all-new Latinos in Tech track as part of our official SXSW Interactive programming. Latinos in Tech is a three-day-long program that showcases Latino talent and innovations in the...