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Thursday Apr 17th, 2014

SXSW Eco News: PanelPicker Closes April 25!

Written by Julie Yost

Like all SXSW conferences, SXSW Eco crowd-sources much of its content from the community through PanelPicker. This year, SXSW Eco is accepting PanelPicker submissions that fall under the following themes: Advocacy, Behavior, Big Data, Business, Design, Education, Energy, Finance, Food Systems, Health, Land, Policy, Technology and Water. ...

Wednesday Apr 16th, 2014

SXSW V2V PanelPicker Voting Begins Monday, April 21

Written by Christine Auten

The PanelPicker entry process for SXSW V2V has come to a close and we now are gearing up for the public phase of the process. Starting on Monday, April 21, all PanelPicker ideas submitted for consideration for SXSW V2V 2014 will be available for the SXSW community to review. To...

Wednesday Apr 16th, 2014

Press About the 2014 SXSW Interactive Festival: TIP Strategies Says That Internet Privacy Was the Top Trend

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 appears...

Tuesday Apr 15th, 2014

The Atlantic Explores Tony Hsieh and the Las Vegas Tech Scene

Written by Hugh Forrest

Forget San Francisco. Forget Portland. Forget Austin. Is Las Vegas America’s next great hotbed of technology and creativity? Derek Thompson of the Atlantic explores this question in a recently-published blog post:

The idea that Sin City also fancies itself the next great tech hub might have struck someone from...

Tuesday Apr 15th, 2014

Press About the 2014 SXSW Interactive Festival: New York Magazine and the Google Glass Meet Up

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 was...

Monday Apr 14th, 2014

SXSW V2V Keynote Speaker John Maeda Featured in Fast Company

Written by Hugh Forrest

"People in technology generally don’t understand what design is,” says John Maeda in a recently-published Fast Company interview. President of the Rhode Island School of Design from 2008 to 2013, Maeda is currently serving as a Design Partner at Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers. Read more of his...

Sunday Apr 13th, 2014

Deadline Day: April 13 is the Last Day to Apply to Speak at SXSW V2V

Written by Kelly Krause

This week, we've shared great content from 2013 SXSW V2V speakers like Ethan Duggan, Roman Karachinsky and Dave Knox. Today we bring you Social Entreprenuer, Lauren Bush Lauren of FEED Projects, who delivered the closing keynote remarks at last year's event. 

Lauren joined Inc. contributing editor...