South By Southwest Interactive News

Saturday, Mar 14, 2015

SXSW Accelerator Round 2 Finalists Announced

Written by Aurora Blase

During the seventh annual SXSW Accelerator, Sir Mix-A-Lot, founder of Rhyme Cartel Records, shared some advice for entrepreneurs: sometimes the boldest avenue founders can pursue is a reimagining of their product to take advantage of new business opportunities.

Overall, the Oracle-presented pitch competition allowed 48 startups representing the best of...

Saturday, Mar 14, 2015

What’s Happening! March 14 - Film, Interactive & More PM Edition

Written by Linda Park

Hey, y'all. Remember that time Ryan Gosling showed up, Hey Girl'ed the room, and dropped the mic? Was that only yesterday? Already we're making memories that will last a lifetime.

Here are some ideas for your schedule tonight if you're still looking for good things to do. These little Happening...

Saturday, Mar 14, 2015

Green Tech in Austin! Ireland Prime Minister Enda Kenny Speaks at SXSW on March 15

Written by Hugh Forrest

The parade of international dignitaries at SXSW 2015 continues on Sunday, March 15 at 12:30 pm with an interview of Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny. This special session occurs in Ballroom F on the fourth floor of the Austin Convention Center.

At SXSW, the Prime Minister will discuss how...