South By Southwest Interactive News

Tuesday, Nov 10, 2015

December 4: Deadline Extended to Apply for 2016 Gaming Awards

Written by Estevan Aviles

Over the past few months, we have received hundreds of entries for the 2016 SXSW Gaming Awards. We've also heard from dozens of companies that have requested more time to complete their application materials. In light of this, the deadline for entry to the SXSW Gaming Awards has been...

Friday, Nov 6, 2015

John Underkoffler on Making the Minority Report Computer a Reality [Interview]

Written by Megan Collyer

John Underkoffler is the CEO of Oblong Industries, helping to change the way people work, create and collaborate. Underkoffler leads Oblong's UI-centered design, technology, and commercial visions. In addition to his work with Oblong, he has been science advisor to films including Minority Report, The Hulk, Aeon Flux,...

Thursday, Nov 5, 2015

Sunday, November 8 Deadline Extension: More Time to Apply for SXSW Competitions

Written by Aurora Blase

Procrastination get the best of you? Need a little more time to apply for the SXSW Accelerator pitch competition or the Interactive Innovation Awards? Then, you’re in luck! The Friday, November 6 deadline has been extended through the weekend. The new entry deadline for both of these events...