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Sign up now for the workshops you want to attend at SXSW Interactive 2014
Written by Nanci Lancaster | February 20, 2014

SXSW Interactive Workshops: Sign Up Before All the Sessions Are Sold Out!

Whether you are a veteran or a newbie, one rule always remains true for SXSW: Plan your schedule before you arrive! Building your schedule prior to you getting onsite significantly helps you stay on track to digest all the amazing content you came to see and hear. As you...

Julian Assange speaks at SXSW on Saturday, March 8
Written by Hugh Forrest | February 19, 2014

The SXSW Interactive Featured Session Feature: Julian Assange

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 Julian Assanage, the founder of WikiLeaks. At SXSW, attend his session “A Virtual Conversation with Julian Assange” session on Saturday, March 8...

At SXSW 2014, Sarah Robb O'Hagen talks about the quantified self movement
Written by Megan Simpson | February 19, 2014

2014 SXSW Interactive Session Spotlight: I Sing The Body Digital - The Quantified Self

As the President of Equinox, a leading global fitness company, Sarah Robb O’Hagan works with experts in the areas of exercise, nutrition and sleep, as well as tech experts from Silicon Valley. She has a unique perspective on the Quantified Self Movement , and focuses on how...

Vote for your favorite game before the February 21 deadline
Written by Matthew Crump | February 19, 2014

February 21 Deadline: Vote for Your Favorite Titles for the 2014 SXSW Gaming Awards!

Have you placed your votes for the 2014 SXSW Gaming Awards? Yes, there is still time, and the SXSW Gaming Awards needs your input! Check the list of categories and finalists here. Then, please visit our online public ballot, and get your votes in. The public ballot runs...

Fast Company & SXSW Present: An Oral History of SXSW Interactive

Two decades ago, when SXSW Interactive (then the SXSW Multimedia Conference) started, the “festival” consisted of a handful of panels and a few hundred attendees housed in the meeting space of one hotel in downtown Austin. Today, SXSWi has become a launching pad for startups -- including Twitter and Foursquare...