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Friday Apr 11th, 2014

SXSW V2V PanelPicker and V2Venture Entry Deadlines Extended Though the Weekend

Written by Christine Auten

Good news! If you are frantically trying to complete your 2014 SXSW V2V PanelPicker entry or your 2014 V2Venture application before today's midnight deadline, you now have just a little more time. As is our SXSW custom, we are extending these deadlines through the weekend. What...

Thursday Apr 10th, 2014

April 11 V2V PanelPicker Deadline: We Want All Your Artificial and Native Intelligence!

Written by Todd Hansen

How will artificial intelligence (AI) transform our world?

Watch this video from SXSW V2V 2013 in which Roman Karachinsky of News 360 breaks down how AI can be used to surface the most relevant content on the web. He explains that AI does not have to be self...

Wednesday Apr 9th, 2014

Just Three More Days to Send us Your PanelPicker Proposals For SXSW V2V 2014

Written by Christine Auten

All this week we are sharing videos of some of the great speakers who joined us in Las Vegas last year for the first-ever SXSW V2V. Not only do these videos showcase just some of the amazing talent and expertise available at the event, they also highlight an important...

Wednesday Apr 9th, 2014

Don’t Miss Out on Exclusive Offers and Prizes via SXswag

Written by Corinna Burford

Remember to take advantage of SXswag, SXSW’s online swag redemption and prize drawing service before it closes at the end of this month.

Open to all SXSW registrants via SXsocial, swag features a selection of exclusive offers and prizes - including music samplers from SXSW 2014 showcase presenters,...

Wednesday Apr 9th, 2014

Apply to Speak at SXSW V2V: Where Young (and Old) App Developers Rule

Written by Monica Sack

Kids these days, they’re really capable of anything. Just ask 13-year-old Ethan Duggan, who’s already learning how to code and create apps as if it’s just another extracurricular activity.

According to his father, Rick Duggan, app-building is no different than other after school program such as football...

Tuesday Apr 8th, 2014

2014 Highlights from the SXSW Interactive Staff: Hugh Forrest

Written by Hugh Forrest

Reading, processing and cataloguing all the media accounts of the 2014 SXSW Interactive Festival will continue for a few more weeks. Until this process is completed, we offer perspectives on the event from various staff members from the SXSW Interactive team. Today’s highlights come from Hugh Forrest, who...

Tuesday Apr 8th, 2014

Press About the 2014 SXSW Interactive Festival: Cara Willis Covers Social Good

Written by Hugh Forrest

Thousands of representatives from electronic and traditional media outlets descend on Austin every spring to report on all the creativity, innovation and inspiration that happens at the SXSW Interactive Festival. Other content about the event is published via personal and company blog posts.

One of our favorite recap essays comes...

Tuesday Apr 8th, 2014

Innovative Startups Have Until This Friday to Enter to Compete in V2Venture at SXW V2V

Written by Christine Auten

If you have an innovative startup that you want to showcase, now is the time to enter for a chance to compete in V2Venture at SXSW V2V 2014. This Friday marks the final day to complete your entry for this exciting, all-day pitch event scheduled for the final...