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SXSW Eco 2013 Video: Beyond Extreme Weather Presented by Climate Desk Live

The SXSW Eco 2013 panel, Beyond Extreme Weather: Has the Media Failed Us in Reporting Climate Change? Presented by Climate Desk Live and Mother Jones, features some of the most active and reputable climate journalists around, who do not shy away from the tough question of how...

Watch Stephen Wolfram's amazing presentation from SXSW 2013
Written by Monica Sack | November 7, 2013

SXSW 2013 Video Highlight: Stephen Wolfram Discusses the Computational Future

OK. There are smart people, and there are brilliant people. And then there’s Stephen Wolfram. Personally, I’m a liberal arts girl and science talk goes right over my head, but Mr. Wolfram’s resumé can’t help but impress, even at first glance.

At 20, he received his Ph.D. in theoretical...

See Walter de Brouwer talk about the Scanadu Scout at SXSW 2014
Written by Jessica Cox | November 7, 2013

Scanadu's Walter de Brouwer Brings Star Trek Tricorder-Like Device to SXSW 2014

SXSW remains a breeding ground of game-changing ideas. Status updates via Twitter ruled the halls in 2007. Foursquare and Gowalla launched on the same day at SXSW 2009, forever changing location-based communication. In 2013, Leap Motion stole the show with its 3-D motion-controlled device. What will...

Nov 8 is entry deadline for SXSW Accelerator 2014
Written by Hugh Forrest | November 7, 2013

November 8 Entry Deadline for SXSW Accelerator Pitch Competition

UPDATE: Deadline extended to 11:59 pm CST on Sunday, November 10

SXSW Interactive brings together many different types of people with many different interests.

A particularly strong niche in Austin in March is the startup community, ranging from entrepreneurs to venture capital companies to angel investors. If you are a...

Tweet about innovation to win 2 tickets to the MIT F1 party on Nov 15
Written by Hugh Forrest | November 6, 2013

Win Two Tickets for MIT Formula 1 Party in Austin on Friday, November 15

Are you a race fan who will be in Austin for the Formula 1 United States Grand Prix from Friday, November 15 through Sunday, November 17?

If so, then you will want to attend the exclusive MIT F1 Innovation in Automotive Technologies reception and dinner party in Austin on...

More 2014 SXSW interactive programming will be announced Nov 12
Written by Hugh Forrest | November 6, 2013

Tuesday, November 12: More 2014 SXSW Interactive Content Announced

On Monday, October 14, more than 500 sessions for the 2014 SXSW Interactive Festival were revealed. Even more content for SXSW Interactive will be announced on Tuesday, November 12 via the SXSW website.

Additionally, don’t forget keynote speakers for SXSW Interactive 2014: Austin Kleon on Friday,...

Written by Cori Burford | November 4, 2013

Target SXSW Interactive’s Top Influencers - Sponsor the 2014 Speaker Green Room

The SXSW Interactive Speaker Green Room is an essential retreat and planning pit-stop for the thousands of history making speakers at SXSW Interactive 2014 - providing a quiet space to regroup, meet, and prepare for sessions. Sponsorship of this room thus offers a very selective type of brand exposure, targeting...