“What differentiates you from the competition?” is a question that often stumps startups while explaining ways they are trying to both attract customers and entice investors. Fortunately for many of the 18 companies pitching in the final round at the eighth annual SXSW Accelerator. Congratulations to this year's six Grand...
Welcome to a beautiful, balmy Sunday night in Austin. The fun, it is coming. Just head anywhere in the downtown area and you'll run into amazing SXSW events, sure to delight.
At SXSW, Budweiser is launching “Tackle Impossible: A Force for Safer Roads” in the U.S. The initiative is designed to ignite the entrepreneurial spirit of young adults to tackle global road safety and help find innovative solutions to the problem of drinking and driving.
Each year, we honor the distinctly Austin, communal spirit unique to SXSW, by recognizing ten individuals with Dewey Winburne Community Service Awards.
SXSW is firing on all cylinders, and Vocativ, with its deep-web mining technology, analyzed 180,000 social media posts gathered via hashtag and geo-analysis to see what got festivalgoers talking on Saturday.
Japanese innovation is taking Austin by storm with the return of Japan House at SXSW Interactive 2016 (spoiler alert: you’ll be able to talk to robots). Hailing from one of the most high-tech power houses in the world, Japan House returns after their successful debut last year.
Kanye’s first gig didn’t sell out the United Center. GrubHub wasn’t worth billions the day it was founded. Ferris Bueller wasn’t always the world’s most famous truant. "From humble beginnings" — it’s how every great story starts in Chicago. The ground floor may be where we get on, but we...
For seven years at SXSW Interactive, SaulPaul has helped us to recap the Festival's biggest name speakers. His Recap Raps are both informational and entertaining. Listen as he takes us inside of the talk of SXSW Interactive Keynote, President Barack Obama.