South By Southwest™ Interactive News

Attend the free MVMT50 opening reception on Friday, March 7
Written by Hugh Forrest | March 1, 2014

Free MVMT50 Kick Off Party on Friday Evening, March 7 at Carver Museum

If you want to leverage the 2014 SXSW Interactive to its fullest, then buying a badge is your best option. If buying a badge is completely out of the question, then remember that there are many different FREE events and activities at the 2014 SXSW Interactive Festival.


Attend ReleaseIt at SXSW On March 7 to Catch the New Launches With the Most Buzz!

Does it take a five-figure budget to launch a successful app, service or product at the 2014 SXSW Interactive Festival? No, it definitely does not. While big budgets can buy lots of hype (plus a swanky venue, a great band, a long line out the door and lots of free...

Check out the SXSW social good recommendations from Eve Simon
Written by Hugh Forrest | March 1, 2014

SXSW Interactive Content Recommendations From the Community: Eve Simon

Eve Simon is the Creative Director at Beaconfire, a DC-based firm that helps nonprofits and social enterprises accomplish great things online. Her commitment to social good at SXSW started in 2009 with the creation of The Beacon Lounge (with a conscience), a cozy home base where interactive...

Written by Corinna Burford | March 1, 2014

Young Invincibles Lend a Hand With Their ‘Healthy Young America’ App

National non-profit organization, Young Invincibles, is working to make sure that all Americans between the ages of 18-34 have access to affordable health insurance and are equipped with the best knowledge to navigate the country’s evolving healthcare landscape. To that end, they’ve created the ‘Healthy Young America’ app - a...

Steven Levy interviews Eric Schmdit and Jared Cohen at SXSW 2014
Written by Hugh Forrest | March 1, 2014

Steven Levy Joins the Strong Friday, March 7 Lineup at SXSW Interactive

The newest addition to the stellar first-day lineup at SXSW Interactive is veteran tech journalist Steven Levy, who will serve as the moderator for the Eric Schmidt / Jared Cohen conversation at 12:30 pm on Friday, March 7. Other speakers on Friday, March 7 at SXSW Interactive...

Glenn Greenwald speaks at SXSW on Monday, March 10
Written by Hugh Forrest | February 28, 2014

The SXSW Interactive Featured Session Feature: Glenn Greenwald

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 the investigative journalist Glenn Greenwald. At SXSW, attend his appropriately-titled session “A Conversation with Glenn Greenwald” session on Monday afternoon, March 10...