South By Southwest Interactive News

Thursday, Feb 25, 2016

Being Happy at SXSW with Gretchen Rubin [Interview]

Written by Hugh Forrest

Author of "The Happiness Project" and "Better than Before", Gretchen Rubin has emerged as one of the Internet generation’s most prominent voices for self-help and self-improvement. The strength of her voice comes not only from its clarity of tone — it also comes from its sheer volume. Above and beyond...

Thursday, Feb 25, 2016

SXSWedu Closing Program Open to SXSW Registrants

Written by Jessica MacCall

Looking for high-quality content to attend after you pick up your badge on Thursday, March 10? Join SXSWedu for the Closing Program, featuring a series of talks addressing the ongoing redesign of learning to be more learner focused. With: Paul Reville, Harvard Graduate School of Education; Todd Rose, Center for...

Thursday, Feb 25, 2016

Session Preview: Get the Message! The Rise of Conversational UI

Written by Megan Collyer

Before becoming an analyst at Union Square Ventures, moderator Jonathan Libov was a UI/UX-oriented Product Manager for several years, publishing few apps of my his own in the App Store. He’s written about the “Futures of Text,” a topic that synthesized a number of trends as they were just becoming...

Wednesday, Feb 24, 2016

Von Glitschka, SXSW Interactive Big Bag Artist [Interview]

Every year, SXSW Interactive chooses one artist to make our Interactive swag look good.

This year, that artist is Von Glitschka, an illustrative designer and the owner of Glitschka Studios, a multi-disciplinary boutique design firm located in Salem, Oregon. They've collaborated with creatives from across the industry – ad agencies,...