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Startups can benefit from SXSW V2V and the Austin A-List Competition
Written by Hugh Forrest | March 31, 2014

Startup Opportunities Abound: Taking Your Entrepreneurial Vision to the Next Level

Founders and startups pushing new ideas and new concepts provide so much of the momentum at SXSW Interactive. At the 2014 event, these entrepreneurs enjoyed the various programming options at Startup Village. Specifically, they showcased their talents at the two-day SXSW Accelerator pitch competition.

If you haven’t ...

Read Andrew McNeill's highlights of the 2014 SXSW Interactive Festival
Written by Hugh Forrest | March 31, 2014

2014 Highlights from the SXSW Interactive Staff: Andrew McNeill

Reading, processing and cataloguing all the media accounts of the 2014 SXSW Interactive Festival will continue for a few more weeks. Until this process is completed, we offer perspectives on the event from various staff members from the SXSW Interactive team. Today’s highlights come from Andrew McNeill, who...

2014 Grulke Prize Winners Future Islands, The Strypes, Damon Albarn
Written by Linda Park | March 28, 2014

2014 Grulke Prize Winners - Future Islands, The Strypes, Damon Albarn

Future Islands, The Strypes, and Damon Albarn have been named as winners of the second annual Grulke Prize at SXSW 2014.

The Prize, awarded in three categories, was developed in honor of our friend and colleague Creative Director Brent Grulke, who passed away on August 13, 2012.

Brent had...

SXSW Music Hackathon Championship 2014 Winners
Written by Bobby Nall | March 27, 2014

Congratulations to the SXSW Music Hackathon Championship 2014 Winners!

The first annual SXSW Music Hackathon Championship was a win for everyone involved!

The judges chose MOOT as the AT&T Grand Prize winner, taking home $10,000. MOOT is "like an Instagram for music" that allows for simple and instant multi-track music creation using Beats Music and Echo Nest...

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