Interactive News

Watch Steven Weinberg talk physics at SXSW 2013
Written by Hugh Forrest | November 4, 2013

2013 SXSW Interactive Video Spotlight: Dr. Steven Weinberg Explains the Unification of Physics

Currently serving as the Josey Regental Chair in Science at the University of Texas, Dr. Steven Weinberg is the first ever Nobel Prize Winner to speak at the SXSW Interactive Festival. He gained that honor in 1979 for his contributions with Abdus Salam and Sheldon Glashow to the unification...

The Dewey Awards focus on community do-gooders
Written by Tammy Lynn Gilmore | November 4, 2013

Meet the 2014 Dewey Winburne Community Service Award Honorees

The 2014 Dewey Winburne Community Service honorees represent the best of the best of people using their talents to help others. This event is named for Dewey Winburne, one of the original co-founders of the SXSW Interactive Festival. A teacher who spent much of his energy training at-risk...

Enter your indy game for the 2014 SXSW Gamer’s Voice Award
Written by Matthew Crump | November 4, 2013

The 2014 SXSW Gamer’s Voice Award: Why Haven’t You Entered Yet?

As a gamer, the holiday seasons always brings a big sense of excitement. In just few short weeks, two new amazing game consoles, the PS4 and the Xbox One, launch in time for Christmas. Games like Assassins Creed IV Black Flag, Killzone: Shadowfall, and Dead Rising 3 are the...

Nov 8 is the entry deadline for 2014 SXSW Interactive Awards
Written by Andrew McNeill | November 4, 2013

November 8 Deadline: Just Days Left to Enter the 2014 SXSW Interactive Awards

Your window of opportunity to tell the world about your amazing creativity has almost closed.

That’s right — the deadline to enter your latest creative digital work in the SXSW Interactive Awards is 11:59 pm CST this Friday, November 8. We’re not here to judge, but we are here...

2014 SXSW registrants can reserve workshop slots beginning in January
Written by Nanci Lancaster | November 1, 2013

Sign-Up for SXSW Interactive Extended Workshops Begins in January 2014

For the bulk of SXSW Interactive programming, registrants need to simply arrive early enough to grab a seat. However, those wishing to attend our highly popular extended workshops must sign-up in advance.

When our online schedule goes live in January 2014, all registrants with an Interactive, Gold, or...