We were lucky enough to have Phil Gilbert, GM of IBM Austin Design Studio speak at Ravensbourne last month, and naturally while he was in London we asked to visit the Design Studio in Austin. On the first day of… Read more ›
This article covers the highlights of SXSW Interactive 2014, including Julian Assange, Edward Snowden, Michael Dell, Mark Cuban, Kevin Bacon, Bitcoin, 3D printing, Google Glass, Oculus Rift and Bruce Sterling!
The security theme at SXSW Interactive 2014 continued with the hightest-profile session of all – CIA whistleblower Edward Snowden giving his thoughts on the theme from his exile in Russia. Read a full report here.
The most major theme at SXSW Interactive 2014 was the growing concern about Internet security in the wake of the Edward Snowden allegations. A series of sessions with key players were on the schedule, with the first major one being… Read more ›
The festival this year feels VERY different. Different students, different keynotes, different weather and a lot more familiar. This time around we seem to know more people – it’s more about seeing friends and clients and re-establishing links to strengthen relationships. The… Read more ›
I went to a lot of game sessions and talks at SXSW, but one of my favourites by far was the NASA one. Before I went to SXSW I had no clue just how active NASA are outside of the ‘space’ business.… Read more ›
I love cats!!! I don’t try to hide this fact, nor do I pretend that this obsession is not, in fact, a little weird. However this is okay because in the world of the Web the majority of the Internet users… Read more ›
So. I’m back from SXSW and probably half a stone heavier, definitely lacking sleep and with a head full of ideas, contacts and new experiences. So what was the point? My aim as a Business Development Manager was to meet… Read more ›
We were told that the parties were the best thing at SXSW. Not just for the free bars, free food or drink – the secret is they are the best way to meet people. Last night we went to two very… Read more ›
If you ask the veterans of SXSW, the event is as much about the people you meet accidentally as it is about the workshops and presentations you attend, and today has really underlined this. Right from the waiting line for… Read more ›
SXSW Interactive is allegedly the greatest event in the world for anyone in the creative Web and technology industries. Sitting here on a plane containing select former colleagues from my previous life as a computer magazine editor, it certainly feels… Read more ›