South By Southwest Interactive News

Sunday, Mar 15, 2015

Session Recap: Exploring the Future of Connected Objects

Using the framework of Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs, Product & Brand Designer Chris McRobbie; Founder of Grafft Ltd., Daniel Fogg; and frog’s Associate Creative Director, Jennifer Dunnam explored the future of connected objects and the internet of things during their panel discussion, “Exploring the Future of Connected Objects”, yesterday...

Sunday, Mar 15, 2015

Startup Village Session Recap: Patagonia: Then, Now, and Tomorrow

Written by Sasha Vliet

In Startup Village yesterday, Patagonia's session covered its evolving business concept that forces us to think about trends such as global participation, how to find the “good” and larger meaning in our lives and even the rate and design of product and design delivery. How does a “slow company”...

Sunday, Mar 15, 2015

Session Recap: Beyond Privacy - Surveillance's Threat to Liberty

No matter where you go, something or someone will be there to record you. This surveillance is posing a threat to liberty, but what can be done to fix it? Ben Wizner, director of the ACLU’s Speech, Privacy, and Technology project and legal advisor to Edward Snowden, discussed this situation...