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SXSW Accelerator application deadline is November 8
Written by Maria Alonso | October 31, 2013

One Week Left to Enter SXSW Accelerator: Friday, November 8 Deadline

UPDATE: SXSW Accelerator application deadline extended to 11:59 pm CST on Sunday, November 10

Wow -- over the last five years, SXSW Accelerator alums have pulled in more than $587 million in funding!

If you would like for your startup to enjoy these same kinds of opportunities, then don't...

2014 SXSW Interactive Confirmed Speakers
Written by Hugh Forrest | October 31, 2013

An Abundance of Creativity: 500+ Confirmed Sessions for the 2014 SXSW Interactive Festival

On October 14, we announced the bulk of confirmed sessions for the 2014 SXSW Interactive Festival. Almost all of these sessions came from proposals submitted by the online community via the SXSW PanelPicker. The selection process for these proposals mixes voting from the general online public, plus...

Watch Richard Garriott talk space from SXSW 2013
Written by Monica Sack | October 31, 2013

SXSW 2013 Video Recap: Richard Garriott Discusses the Dream of Conquering Space

If you are like me and you grew up during the Apollo space mission and watching movies like Space Camp, then there’s a very high chance that you wanted to be an astronaut at some point. And at another point, that dream disappeared. Enter the SXSW 2013 presentation from ...

Deadline for entering the 2014 SXSW Interactive Awards is Nov 8
Written by Andrew McNeill | October 30, 2013

November 8 Deadline: Honor Your Digital Work by Entering it in the 2014 SXSW Interactive Awards

The SXSW Interactive Awards competition offers entrants an opportunity to showcase their creative works and provide exposure for works that may not have had the opportunity to make a splashy launch. In 2009, The Bygone Bureau took home the Interactive Award for the Blog category (which has...

More SXSW workshop programming to be announced November 12
Written by Nanci Lancaster | October 30, 2013

SXSW Interactive Extended Workshops: More 2014 Programming to be Announced Tuesday, November 12

On October 14, we announced the first round of SXSW Interactive extended workshop programming, which included over thirty workshops from seven different themes.

The next round will be even heavier, so mark your calendar for Tuesday, November 12, to check back here for the second round of...

Nov 8 is entry deadline for SXSW Accelerator 2014
Written by Maria Alonso | October 30, 2013

Friday, November 8: Only 10 Days Until the 2014 SXSW Accelerator Deadline

Projects that want to compete in the sixth annual SXSW Accelerator pitch event have only 10 more days to prepare an application. Interested startups can find eligibility and application details at the SXSW Accelerator page.

If you are a bootstrapped company, please contact Chris...