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The SXSW Interactive Community Meet Up comes to Austin on Monday, February 3
Written by Danielle Zamora | January 31, 2014

The SXSW Community Meet Up for Austin is Monday Evening, Feb. 3 at Easy Tiger

This January, SXSW Interactive has traveled to San Francisco, San Antonio, Houston, Las Vegas, and New York to host a series of pre-event community Meet Ups! We’re ending this Meet Up tour in the home city of SXSW - Austin, Texas. If you are a digital creative in the...

Mordechai Lightstone covers constant creativity at SXSW 2014
Written by Megan Simpson | January 30, 2014

2014 SXSW Interactive Session Spotlight: Offline - Navigating Constant Connectivity

Going “offline” is certainly a topic that everyone at the 2014 SXSW Interactive Festival can understand…although they may not be able to relate. Constant connectivity has become critical for so many of us. Today’s Session Spotlight focuses on Mordechai Lightstone’s dual presentation titled, “Navigating Constant Connectivity,” which will discuss...

Photo by Allison Gibbons
Written by Julie Yost | January 30, 2014

Discover Cleantech, Social Good and More About SXSW Eco in March!

SXSW Eco is already busily planning for October, when the brightest minds in sustainability will commune in Austin to make new connections and collaborate toward creative solutions. But right now all eyes point to March, and we've got plenty of things happening where you can discover innovation and network...

Register for SXSW before Friday, February 7 and save!
Written by Hugh Forrest | January 30, 2014

Save $100 If You Register for SXSW Interactive Before the End of the Day on February 7

The 2014 SXSW Interactive Festival offers so much innovation, creativity and inspiration over the course of five short days. Whether it is the incredible keynote speakers (including Austin Kleon, Neil deGrasse Tyson, Anne Wojcicki and Adam Savage) or the more than 800 total sessions or the four-day ...

At SXSW 2014, Andrey Ostrovsky talks hacking medical training
Written by Megan Simpson | January 30, 2014

2014 SXSW Interactive Session Spotlight: Hacking Medical Training Through Innovation

This March, the 2014 SXSW Interactive Festival will feature more than 1500 innovative speakers and 800 sessions on a variety of topics including social and privacy, entertainment and immersion and health and business. Today’s installment of the Session Spotlight takes a closer look at “Hacking...

So many great workshops at SXSW Interactive 2014
Written by Nanci Lancaster | January 30, 2014

2014 SXSW Interactive Workshops: Topics Include Mobile, Web Development, and Big Data

As tech jobs become even more competitive, you need to keep up with the most in-demand IT skills. According to Computer World, the hottest of these skills for 2014 include mobile, web development, and big data. But how will you ensure that you acquire these talents to stay on...

Gigi Johnson leads a core conversation about how smartphones shift now at SXSW 2014
Written by Megan Simpson | January 29, 2014

2014 SXSW Interactive Session Spotlight: Pixelating Reality - How Smartphones Shift Now

By her own accord, Dr. Gigi Johnson lives her dream job every day. She travels the world speaking, teaching, learning, taking pictures, writing, and creating. This March, she’ll share her passion about the need to talk about being "present” with the attendees of the 2014 SXSW Interactive Festival through...