What a whirlwind it has been! From the unusual cold weather to the extremely long lines – let’s get the negative out of the way first – to the flavors, sounds, sights and lessons of the 2014 SXSW Interactive conference.
One of my favorite surprise South by Southwest (SXSW) panels of the day was Algorithms, Journalism & Democracy. The panel was lead by Gilad Lotan, the chief data scientist at Betaworks, and Kelly McBride, senior faculty at The Poynter Institute.
McBride started the conversation by talking about the original democracy being the marketplace of […]
South by Southwest (SXSW)’s session on I Ran an Extremely Successful Crowdfunding Scam was very informative for anyone interested in the crowdfunding world. The presenters were Savannah Peterson, shop owner coach and social media manager at Shapeways, and Tom Miale, the founder/CEO of Funnler.TV.
I learned quite a bit about a technology company that I knew little about during South by Southwest’s (SXSW) Box’s Aaron Levie talks with Fortune’s Jessi Hempel. Levie launched the company from his college dorm room in 2005 and knew it would be going places when Mark Cuban invested that summer. He said that […]
South by Southwest’s (SXSW) Beyond Likes: What I Love & Hate & Why You Care was lead by Anne Deavere Smith, a playwright, actress & professor, and Jordan Roth, the Founder & CEO of Culturalist. Roth created Culturalist to discuss what we make of culture and give everyone their own power list.
He created […]