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Karen Sandler talks about open source software and heart devices at SXSW 2014
Written by Megan Simpson | February 14, 2014

2014 SXSW Interactive Session Spotlight: Killed by Code - Freedom in My Heart and Everywhere

Karen Sandler is a self-described software freedom loving cyborg lawyer. During her 2014 Interactive session at SXSW, she’ll discuss the importance of open source software as it pertains to vulnerable medical devices. Her solo presentation and topic of this Session Spotlight, “Killed by Code - Freedom in My...

Dr Leslie Saxon talks about body computing at SXSW 2014
Written by Hugh Forrest | February 14, 2014

The SXSW Interactive Featured Session Feature: Leslie Saxon of the Keck Center for Body Computing at USC

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 Leslie Saxon of USC Keck School of Medicine. At SXSW, attend her session “Body Computing: The Future of Networked Humans” session on...

At SXSW 2014, John Marshall covers game changing mobile technology
Written by Megan Simpson | February 14, 2014

2014 SXSW Interactive Session Spotlight: Work Meets Personal - Game Changer on Mobile

John Marshall serves as president and CEO of AirWatch, the company he founded in 2003 that achieved success managing ruggedized devices. After the iPhone emerged, he shifted the company’s focus to help organizations manage mobile devices for business use. To the 2014 SXSW Interactive Festival he brings, ...

SXSW is all about the love
Written by Hugh Forrest | February 14, 2014

Happy Valentine's Day From SXSW Interactive: Love Stories From March 2008

The 2008 SXSW Interactive Festival provided a full range of high and low experiences. In the wake of Twitter’s huge success in March in Austin a year earlier, the event experienced significant growth. Henry Jenkins of the MIT Media Lab kicked off SXSW in a scholarly way via his...

Sign up now for a Mentor Session at SXSW Interactive 2014
Written by Hugh Forrest | February 13, 2014

SXSW Interactive Mentor Session Signup Has Begun: Reserve Your Spot Now!

The SXSW Interactive Festival provides an incredible forum for making valuable, one-on-one connections that can take your career to the next level. These connections sometime occur via panels, via networking events and even via chance meetings in the hallways at the Austin Convention Center (or any of the...