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SXSW Interactive Trends And Highlights

SXSW Interactive Trends And Highlights

SXSW has grown from its hometown roots as an Austin music festival into an internationally known event. As the festival has evolved, the interactive portion has become especially buzz-worthy. After all, it was at SXSWi that Twitter and Foursquare made their debuts. Here’s a look back at some of the notable moments and trends from… Continue Reading

Tabbedout: Follow Austin Tech Start-Up’s Path To Getting Funded

Tabbedout: Follow Austin Tech Start-Up’s Path To Getting Funded

Here’s a staggering fact for you: An estimated 55% of new businesses fail in their first year, many due to a lack of funding. In this article, I’ll discuss what sorts of great ideas receive funding in order to spark ideas for future successful ventures. As the Guardian recently pointed out, there are some truly… Continue Reading

Google Fiber Comes To Austin

Google Fiber Comes To Austin

Google just announced that they will be rolling out its flagship fiber-optic internet service to Austin via the most Google-y YouTube video ever. With the news, Twitter’s been abuzz with talk of Austin being the next Palo Alto. And interestingly enough, there’s been a rise in the “definitely moving to Austin” tweets.   What is… Continue Reading