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The Best Promos of SXSW 2012
Marketing

The Best Promos of SXSW 2012

Outlandish promotions are a staple at the annual convergence of interactive and web enthusiasts in Austin. Here are the highlights from this year's festival.
Becky Bullard
SXSW 2012: The Sights, Sounds and Buzzwords
Entrepreneurs

SXSW 2012: The Sights, Sounds and Buzzwords

Entrepreneur's Colleen DeBaise reports on the themes emerging from this year's SXSW Interactive conference.
Colleen DeBaise
Welcome to SXSW Interactive 2012
Entrepreneurs

Welcome to SXSW Interactive 2012

The annual South By Southwest Interactive Festival kicks off this weekend in Austin, Texas. Entrepreneur's Colleen DeBaise is on scene and offers an insider's look as the action heats up.
Colleen DeBaise
Your Eyes and Ears on the Ground: SXSW Interactive
Starting a Business

Your Eyes and Ears on the Ground: SXSW Interactive

Don't miss out on knowing about 'The Next Big Thing' first. Over the next five days, we'll fill you in on all the mayhem that is SXSW Interactive.
Bryan Keplesky
One Startup's Plan to Kill Product Packaging
Starting a Business

One Startup's Plan to Kill Product Packaging

Product packaging is pesky and expensive, but can we live without it? One startup's founders are betting that the answer is yes.
Carol Tice
How Gamesalad Can Help You Create Your Own Video Game

How Gamesalad Can Help You Create Your Own Video Game

This Austin company can turn almost anyone into a game developer.
Gwen Moran
Reid Hoffman's 10 Rules for Entrepreneurial Success
Starting a Business

Reid Hoffman's 10 Rules for Entrepreneurial Success

LinkedIn's co-founder talks about what it takes to succeed in a down economy.
Mikal E. Belicove
Parting Thoughts on SXSW Interactive
Starting a Business

Parting Thoughts on SXSW Interactive

South by Southwest Interactive may be over, but the lessons learned will carry on -- at least, until next year.
Bryan Keplesky
At SXSW, Chief Shoe Giver Extols Social Entrepreneurship
Starting a Business

At SXSW, Chief Shoe Giver Extols Social Entrepreneurship

Blake Mycoskie, the founder of TOMS Shoes, explains why starting up a social venture is a good business strategy.
Bryan Keplesky
'Water Gun Marketing' at SXSW
Marketing

'Water Gun Marketing' at SXSW

Just when you thought SXSW lost its edge. Here's some guerrilla marketing for you.
Prentice Howe
The Dailies at SXSW, Part Four
Starting a Business

The Dailies at SXSW, Part Four

SXSW in Austin may be the place to go for networking opportunities, but it's also good for a quick dose of inspiration.
Prentice Howe
The Dailies at SXSW, Part Two
Marketing

The Dailies at SXSW, Part Two

Talk about a tough slog. SXSW is replete with free rides via Chevy, free food from FedEx and can't miss side parties.
Prentice Howe
Creating a Startup at 60 MPH
Starting a Business

Creating a Startup at 60 MPH

Think starting a business is hard? Try doing it on a bus in 48 hours.
Bryan Keplesky
Creating a Friend-Friendly App
Technology

Creating a Friend-Friendly App

Recco, a new mobile app that offers up your friends recommendations, makes its debut at SXSW.
Prentice Howe