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SXSW V2V PanelPicker and V2Venture Entry Deadlines Extended Though the Weekend

Good news! If you are frantically trying to complete your 2014 SXSW V2V PanelPicker entry or your 2014 V2Venture application before today's midnight deadline, you now have just a little more time. As is our SXSW custom, we are extending these deadlines through the weekend. What...

Deadline for the SXSW V2V PanelPicker is end of day on April 11
Written by Todd Hansen | April 10, 2014

April 11 V2V PanelPicker Deadline: We Want All Your Artificial and Native Intelligence!

How will artificial intelligence (AI) transform our world?

Watch this video from SXSW V2V 2013 in which Roman Karachinsky of News 360 breaks down how AI can be used to surface the most relevant content on the web. He explains that AI does not have to be self...

Dates for SXSW Interactive 2015 are March 13-17
Written by Hugh Forrest | April 10, 2014

Mark Your Calendar: 2015 Dates for SXSW Interactive are March 13-17

Was your experience in Austin for SXSW Interactive 2014 productive, fun and life-changing? Then plan now to attend the 2015 event, which runs Friday, March 13 through Tuesday, March 17. Registration for SXSW 2015 will open in early August — register early to be eligible for the best selection...

V2V Opening Party Photo By Darryl Ginwright
Written by Christine Auten | April 9, 2014

Just Three More Days to Send us Your PanelPicker Proposals For SXSW V2V 2014

All this week we are sharing videos of some of the great speakers who joined us in Las Vegas last year for the first-ever SXSW V2V. Not only do these videos showcase just some of the amazing talent and expertise available at the event, they also highlight an important...

Redeem Your Swag on SXsocial!
Written by Cori Burford | April 9, 2014

Don’t Miss Out on Exclusive Offers and Prizes via SXswag

Remember to take advantage of SXswag, SXSW’s online swag redemption and prize drawing service before it closes at the end of this month.

Open to all SXSW registrants via SXsocial, swag features a selection of exclusive offers and prizes - including music samplers from SXSW 2014 showcase presenters,...

Apply to Speak at SXSW V2V: Where Young (and Old) App Developers Rule

Kids these days, they’re really capable of anything. Just ask 13-year-old Ethan Duggan, who’s already learning how to code and create apps as if it’s just another extracurricular activity.

According to his father, Rick Duggan, app-building is no different than other after school program such as football...

Read Hugh Forrest's highlights of the 2014 SXSW Interactive Festival
Written by Hugh Forrest | April 8, 2014

2014 Highlights from the SXSW Interactive Staff: Hugh Forrest

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 Hugh Forrest, who...

Read the recap of SXSW Interactive 2014 from Cara Willis
Written by Hugh Forrest | April 8, 2014

Press About the 2014 SXSW Interactive Festival: Cara Willis Covers Social Good

Thousands of representatives from electronic and traditional media outlets descend on Austin every spring to report on all the creativity, innovation and inspiration that happens at the SXSW Interactive Festival. Other content about the event is published via personal and company blog posts.

One of our favorite recap essays comes...