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SXSW: Austin, like Twitter, has its fill of Meerkat

SXSW: Austin, like Twitter, has its fill of MeerkatSXSW still delivers the buzz of new technology taking off. This time, it's Meerkat.
  • Shinal
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Tech

Weekend Listening - SXSW, Apple Watch, Meerkat

Weekend Listening - SXSW, Apple Watch, MeerkatUSA TODAY podcasts from tech fest in Austin, Appple Watch event and Ellen Pao trial.
  • Tech
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Tech

'Entourage' star Adrian Grenier talks social good with Dell

'Entourage' star Adrian Grenier talks social good with DellIn his role as social good advocate, he hopes to promote healthier, more sustainable choices.
  • Tech
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Tech

SXSW newbies: Big corporations flock to Austin

SXSW newbies: Big corporations flock to AustinFirst-timers Visa, McDonald's, Mazda look to meet Millennials, brush up social-media skills.
  • Tech
  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
SXSW

SXSW safety tips

SXSW safety tipsSXSW safety tips
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  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Tech

SXSW 2015: Who's going to let the dogs out? Mophie

SXSW 2015: Who's going to let the dogs out? MophieSXSW 2015: Mophie calls on St. Bernards to rescue low smartphone batteries
  • Tech
  • 3 weeks ago
Tech

SXSW Day Two--what's cool? Big ideas.

SXSW Day Two--what's cool? Big ideas.Geotagging, drones for pro-social causes and women in tech dominate dicussion Saturday
  • Tech
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
TV

Kimmel talks Austin trip, SXSW, free beer

Kimmel talks Austin trip, SXSW, free beerDuring SXSW, his ABC late-night program will do five shows from Texas starting Monday.
  • TV
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Tech

SXSW Video highlights - squirrels, charge dogs & timelapse

SXSW Video highlights - squirrels, charge dogs & timelapseOur photographers descend upon the madness of SXSW.
  • Tech
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Tech

SXSW isn't about the products, it's about the ideas

SXSW isn't about the products, it's about the ideasJefferson Graham hits the streets of Austin to see what the buzz is around SXSW. #TalkingTech.
  • Tech
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Local

APD releases SXSW 'No Refusal' numbers

APD releases SXSW 'No Refusal' numbersThe Austin Police Department enforced a "No Refusal" initiative for the second weekend of South by Southwest.
  • Local
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Entertainment

3 Austin music festivals among top 20 in the U.S.

3 Austin music festivals among top 20 in the U.S.Three local music festivals are ranked among the top 20 in the U.S., according to USA Today.
  • Entertainment
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Local

Downtown businesses share observations of SXSW 2015

Downtown businesses share observations of SXSW 2015Scores of downtown Austin businesses spent Monday cleaning up after the South By Southwest masses came and went.
  • Local
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
SXSW

'Jimmy Kimmel Live!' autographs SXSW guitars for eBay auction

'Jimmy Kimmel Live!' autographs SXSW guitars for eBay auctioneBay Giving Works is running an auction featuring autographed guitars from guests on "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" at SXSW.
  • SXSW
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Local

EMS, police release final SXSW numbers

EMS, police release final SXSW numbersEMS responds to 289 incidents during SXSW
  • Local
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
SXSW

Women were a major force at SXSW

Women were a major force at SXSWWomen were a major force at SXSW
  • SXSW
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
SXSW

Miley Cyrus surprises at SXSW

Miley Cyrus surprises at SXSWMiley Cyrus surprises at SXSW
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  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Local

New memorial dedicated to SXSW crash victims

New memorial dedicated to SXSW crash victimsNew memorial dedicated to SXSW crash victims
  • Local
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Local

Auditorium Shores concert cancelled, otherwise smooth week

Auditorium Shores concert cancelled, otherwise smooth weekThe South By Southwest Festival free concert on Auditorium Shores has been cancelled for Saturday, March 21.
  • Local
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
SXSW

Kimmel makes donation to Urban Roots

Kimmel makes donation to Urban RootsAt the beginning of his week-long stint in Austin, Kimmel promised to donate $2,000 to Urban Roots for every pound Kimmel's sidekick Guillermo put on while in Austin.
  • SXSW
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
SXSW

Bill Murray brings mariachi band to 'Kimmel'

Bill Murray brings mariachi band to 'Kimmel'Bill Murray brings mariachi band to 'Kimmel'
  • SXSW
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
SXSW

Police: Man steals SXSW employee badge, radio

Police: Man steals SXSW employee badge, radioPolice say Lionel Burks stole a badge and radio from a female SXSW employee Wednesday.
  • SXSW
  • 1 week, 5 days ago
SXSW

Texan 'Survivor' contestant heads to SXSW

Texan 'Survivor' contestant heads to SXSWTexan 'Survivor' contestant heads to SXSW
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  • 1 week, 5 days ago
SXSW

Willie Nelson and family, friends perform at Heartbreaker Banquet

Willie Nelson and family, friends perform at Heartbreaker BanquetWillie Nelson and family, friends perform at Heartbreaker Banquet
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  • 1 week, 5 days ago
SXSW

HOPE Gallery hosts ReCREATE Paint Day

HOPE Gallery hosts ReCREATE Paint DayDozens of artists picked up cans of paint Thursday to show off their skills, making for a live art exhibit during South by Southwest.
  • SXSW
  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Local

CapMetro service changes for SXSW

CapMetro service changes for SXSWCapital Metro is expanding its service between March 13 and March 22 to accommodate South by Southwest attendees.
  • Local
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
SXSW

Women were a major force at SXSW

Women were a major force at SXSWWomen were a major force at SXSW
  • SXSW
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
SXSW

Austin Music Awards honors Austin High alumni

Austin Music Awards honors Austin High alumniSome of the most talented musicians to come out of Austin in the past several decades joined together Wednesday night at the 33rd Annual Austin Music Awards.
  • SXSW
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
SXSW

Music stores jam to SXSW economic boost

Music stores jam to SXSW economic boostAs bands take the stage for the music portion of South by Southwest, many fans are visiting local music shops between sets.
  • SXSW
  • 2 weeks ago
Local

Police Association: DPS help during SXSW came too late

Police Association: DPS help during SXSW came too lateDPS troopers are stepping in to help APD manage crowds during SXSW, but some officers feel the last minute change created stress and frustration.
  • Local
  • 2 weeks ago
SXSW

5 more things we learned at SXSW

5 more things we learned at SXSW5 more things we learned at SXSW
  • SXSW
  • 2 weeks ago
SXSW

Finding free SXSW events, CultureMap Austin weighs in

Finding free SXSW events, CultureMap Austin weighs inWhether you have a badge or not, there are a lot SXSW events to enjoy. CultureMap Austin tells us which are best.
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  • 2 weeks ago
SXSW

Musicians, fans and more come to town for SXSW Music

Musicians, fans and more come to town for SXSW MusicMore than 2,200 acts from around the world in Austin this week for SXSW Music.
  • SXSW
  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Health

SXSW crash survivor thanks caregivers one year later

SXSW crash survivor thanks caregivers one year laterAfter a year of physical therapy for injuries following the SXSW crash one of the victims returns to thank her caregivers
  • Health
  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
SXSW

Ryan Gosling helps woman propose to girlfriend during SXSW

Ryan Gosling helps woman propose to girlfriend during SXSWRyan Gosling helps woman propose to girlfriend during SXSW
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  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
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Kimmel, McConaughey film ad for local video store

Kimmel, McConaughey film ad for local video storeKimmel, McConaughey film ad for local video store
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  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
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SXSW Interactive freebies cause delays at ABIA

SXSW Interactive freebies cause delays at ABIASome unexpected delays at Austin Bergstrom International Airport on Wednesday took some passengers leaving South by Southwest Interactive off guard.
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  • 10 months, 1 week ago
News

Austin Music Awards kick off SXSW music

Austin Music Awards kick off SXSW musicEvery year the Austin Music Awards kick off the music portion of SXSW, and just like SXSW, it's bigger than ever.
  • News
  • 10 months, 1 week ago
Local

Perry talks musical talents, political future on Kimmel

Perry talks musical talents, political future on Kimmel Jimmy Kimmel Live has set up shop in Austin for South by Southwest, and he has a star-studdded line-up ready to go. One of his guests was one of Austin's own, Governor Rick Perry.
  • Local
  • 10 months, 1 week ago
Entertainment

SXSW music kicks off

SXSW music kicks offOn the last day of the SXSW Interactive festival, the transition to music begins and bands are taking over the city. SXSW offers musicians all the right notes to build buzz and attract new fans.
  • Entertainment
  • 10 months, 1 week ago
SXSW

SXSW visitors taste Austin's food trucks

SXSW visitors taste Austin's food trucksAll the South By Southwest visitors are getting a taste of Austin.
  • SXSW
  • 10 months, 1 week ago
SXSW

Documentary shows discontent for Keystone XL

Documentary shows discontent for Keystone XLA documentary by an Austin filmmaker features the struggle to halt construction of the Keystone Pipeline in East Texas.
  • SXSW
  • 10 months, 1 week ago
SXSW

A look inside SXSW Interactive

A look inside SXSW InteractiveTechnology columnist with USA Today Jefferson Graham spoke to KVUE about what's been going on in Austin all weekend.
  • SXSW
  • 10 months, 1 week ago
Local

Jimmy Kimmel talks Austin and SXSW

Jimmy Kimmel talks Austin and SXSWLate night talk show host Jimmy Kimmel tells KVUE how much he enjoys Austin and what he's not too fond of in the Capitol City.
  • Local
  • 10 months, 1 week ago
News

Edward Snowden speaks at SXSW

Edward Snowden speaks at SXSW NSA leaker Edward Snowden spoke at this year's South By Southwest Interactive Festival. He faces felony charges in the U.S. after revealing the agency's mass surveillance program by leaking thousands of classified documents.
  • News
  • 10 months, 1 week ago
Entertainment

Nicolas Cage talks to KVUE about new film

Nicolas Cage talks to KVUE about new filmNicolas Cage sat down with KVUE to discuss his newest film, "Joe."
  • Entertainment
  • 10 months, 1 week ago
News

IBM 'supercomputer' debuts in food truck at SXSW

IBM 'supercomputer' debuts in food truck at SXSWImagine a recipe never before seen or tasted. You may not be able to, but a computer can. It's called Watson, it was development by IBM and it's being used in a food truck debuting in Austin during SXSW.
  • News
  • 10 months, 1 week ago
News

Nonprofit gives job opportunities to homeless

Nonprofit gives job opportunities to homeless The homeless of Austin have an unexpected advantage during South by Southwest (SXSW) as non-profits help the homeless make the most of SXSW by giving them job opportunities.
  • News
  • 10 months, 1 week ago
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