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Thursday Mar 19th, 2015

Recap: Astro Teller’s Keynote on Tuesday, March 17

Written by Megan Simpson

Moonshots and Reality was the keynote topic of Dr. Astro Teller, Google’s Captain of Moonshots, at SXSW Interactive on Tuesday. Presenting to a packed auditorium in the Austin Convention Center, Dr. Teller encouraged the audience to harness their failures, saying creative, productive failure is what helps the Google[x] team...

Wednesday Mar 18th, 2015

Join Us for the SXSW Eco Light Garden in Republic Square Park

Written by Jordan Roberts

Join us for the SXSW Eco Light Garden at Republic Square Park to explore LED based art installations. Experience Wave Wall by Houndstooth, or interact with Primary Sound created by local group Gavvot Productions. Austin's own Ink Tank will bring an enchanted wishing well, Praxis Creatives will make the...

Wednesday Mar 18th, 2015

The United Nations With Support From MixRadio Brings International Day Of Happiness To SXSW 2015

Written by Corinna Burford

This week, a host of global superstars have teamed up with the United Nations and music streaming service, MixRadio, to launch the #HappySoundsLike campaign, marking and raising awareness of International Day of Happiness.

Tuesday Mar 17th, 2015

What's Happening! March 17 - Music, Film & Interactive PM Edition

Written by Linda Park

Greetings, earthlings!! SXSW Music is in full swing (as you can see above), we're bidding a fond farewell to Interactive, and Film rolls on like a trooper.

Whether you're coming or going, we're so glad you've joined us. Here's just a smattering of tonight's splendid events.

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Tuesday Mar 17th, 2015

Watch SXSW On Video: Princess Reema Bint Bandar Al Saud's Interactive Keynote

Written by Leeann Pendley

Did you miss Saturday's Interactive Keynote, Princess Reema’s Mission to Empower Saudi Women, presented by Princess Reema Bint Bandar Al-Saud? Watch a replay of the interview-style Keynote, where Princess Reema discussed the taboos and struggles women face in Saudi Arabia....