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Thursday Mar 12th, 2015

Join Us Tonight at 7PM at the Dewey Community Service Awards!

Written by Megan Simpson

Landed in Austin early and looking for something to do tonight? Checkout the Dewey Winburne Community Service Awards at St. David’s Bethell Hall beginning at 7pm.

The Dewey Awards, named for Dewey Winburne, who worked to train at-risk youth in digital technologies, honors members of the digital...

Thursday Mar 12th, 2015

Music Conference Spotlight: Virtual Reality and the Evolving Concert Experience

Written by Tess Cagle

Virtual reality is creeping into the world of music and it has become critical that artist’s learn how to master the concept before it becomes a huge sensation. Key industry leaders will discuss how music listening and concerts will be affected by virtual reality on March 17 at SXSW Music....

Thursday Mar 12th, 2015

2015 SXSW Interactive Session Spotlight: Psychological Architectures for Persuasive Tech

Written by Megan Simpson

Looking for an interesting Workshop to attend tomorrow? Look no further than Brian Cugelman’s Psychological Architectures for Persuasive Tech, to be held Friday, March 13 at 11am. Cugelman is releasing content new to the USA for the first time at SXSW, so participants will gain access to exclusive content...

Thursday Mar 12th, 2015

SXSW Interactive Venue and Theme Breakdown

Written by Sonja Silkey

Sessions for the 2015 SXSW Interactive Festival happen at many different venues in and around downtown Austin. Since there are so many amazing sessions showcased, the Interactive Festival must span across various sites to accommodate the awesomeness.

Having several different locations for Interactive can be a tad daunting. But I’m...

Thursday Mar 12th, 2015

Don't Miss Out on SXSWedu Closing Program, SXSW Badgeholders!

Written by Sonja Silkey

Badge, check.
At the Austin Convention Center, check.
Now go to the SXSWedu Closing Program!

The Closing Program will be open to the SXSWedu and SXSW Platinum, Film, Interactive, and Gold badgeholders! The event will be packed with amazing speakers and moments. Here is another preview of...