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Michael Hendrix explains how embodied cognition applies to design at SXSW 2014
Written by Megan Simpson | February 15, 2014

2014 SXSW Interactive Session Spotlight: Let's Get Physical - Design + Embodied Cognition

Michael Hendrix serves a partner at IDEO, a globally renowned design and innovation company. During this installment of the Session Spotlight, we’ll learn about his 2014 SXSW Interactive Panel, “Let's Get Physical - Design + Embodied Cognition” where he’ll discuss how designers can create better human experiences....

Launch your new product in March in Austin via SXSW ReleaseIt
Written by Hugh Forrest | February 14, 2014

Launching in March 2014? Then Apply to Showcase Your Product via ReleaseIt at SXSW

Is your company, product or service launching or re-launching in March? Want to leverage the strength of the cutting-edge, ahead-of-the-curve SXSW Interactive community to enhance the scope this launch? Then you should get involved with ReleaseIt at SXSW, which occurs Friday, March 7 as part of the Startup Village...

Karen Sandler talks about open source software and heart devices at SXSW 2014
Written by Megan Simpson | February 14, 2014

2014 SXSW Interactive Session Spotlight: Killed by Code - Freedom in My Heart and Everywhere

Karen Sandler is a self-described software freedom loving cyborg lawyer. During her 2014 Interactive session at SXSW, she’ll discuss the importance of open source software as it pertains to vulnerable medical devices. Her solo presentation and topic of this Session Spotlight, “Killed by Code - Freedom in My...

Dr Leslie Saxon talks about body computing at SXSW 2014
Written by Hugh Forrest | February 14, 2014

The SXSW Interactive Featured Session Feature: Leslie Saxon of the Keck Center for Body Computing at USC

Featured Sessions at the 2014 SXSW Interactive Festival showcase some of the world’s most innovative thinkers. Today’s installment of the Featured Session Feature focuses on Leslie Saxon of USC Keck School of Medicine. At SXSW, attend her session “Body Computing: The Future of Networked Humans” session on...

At SXSW 2014, John Marshall covers game changing mobile technology
Written by Megan Simpson | February 14, 2014

2014 SXSW Interactive Session Spotlight: Work Meets Personal - Game Changer on Mobile

John Marshall serves as president and CEO of AirWatch, the company he founded in 2003 that achieved success managing ruggedized devices. After the iPhone emerged, he shifted the company’s focus to help organizations manage mobile devices for business use. To the 2014 SXSW Interactive Festival he brings, ...

SXSW is all about the love
Written by Hugh Forrest | February 14, 2014

Happy Valentine's Day From SXSW Interactive: Love Stories From March 2008

The 2008 SXSW Interactive Festival provided a full range of high and low experiences. In the wake of Twitter’s huge success in March in Austin a year earlier, the event experienced significant growth. Henry Jenkins of the MIT Media Lab kicked off SXSW in a scholarly way via his...