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Adrian Grenier: To Succeed, Entrepreneurs Must Have a Social Mission
Social entrepreneurship

Adrian Grenier: To Succeed, Entrepreneurs Must Have a Social Mission

The Entourage star recently discussed the role of businesses and the future of sustainability at SXSW.
Rebekah Iliff
Will AI Really Be the End of Us? 'Ex Machina' Will Leave You More Contemplative Than Ever.
Artificial Intelligence

Will AI Really Be the End of Us? 'Ex Machina' Will Leave You More Contemplative Than Ever.

The movie asks the questions, but the answers are really up to you.
Carly Okyle
Shake-ups at Google, Uber and Your SXSW Roundup: Weekly News Roundup
Weekly News Roundup

Shake-ups at Google, Uber and Your SXSW Roundup: Weekly News Roundup

Two tech giants see c-level shake-ups and what you missed from SXSW.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
SXSW: Momofuku's David Chang -- What Luxe Restaurants Can Learn From Taco Bell and Google
SXSW

SXSW: Momofuku's David Chang -- What Luxe Restaurants Can Learn From Taco Bell and Google

By creating order histories for diners, restaurants would be better equipped to anticipate and cater to their customers' needs, he said in his panel at SXSW.
Laura Entis
SXSW: Accelerator Judges Reveal Must-Follow Pitch Tips
SXSW 2015

SXSW: Accelerator Judges Reveal Must-Follow Pitch Tips

We caught up with judges of this annual competition to find out what works and what doesn't.
Jacob Hall
SXSW: Steve Case Asks Entrepreneurs -- Are You Ready For the Third Wave?
SXSW

SXSW: Steve Case Asks Entrepreneurs -- Are You Ready For the Third Wave?

The thought leader says entrepreneurs must adapt to these 4 megatrends or perish.
Jacob Hall
SXSW: The 'No-Robot' Protest Was Actually a Marketing Stunt
SXSW

SXSW: The 'No-Robot' Protest Was Actually a Marketing Stunt

It turns out we're totally fine with our robot overlords.
Linda Lacina
At SXSW: How Biotech Can Overcome Obstacles
SXSW

At SXSW: How Biotech Can Overcome Obstacles

Before the SXSW panel Against All Odds: Overcoming Startup Challenges, panelists share a few insights on the benefits and limitations of new, innovative fundraising models, as well as how to survive in a heavily regulated industry.
Laura Entis
Yahoo's New Email Option: No Password, No Problem
SXSW 2015

Yahoo's New Email Option: No Password, No Problem

At SXSW, the company unveiled a phone-based, password-free login.
Carly Okyle
Would You Work Out Harder If You Got Paid in Bitcoin?
SXSW

Would You Work Out Harder If You Got Paid in Bitcoin?

Austin-based startup Chaotic Moon Studios is showing off an iOS app at SXSW that pays people to exercise. The more users work out with FitCoin, the more cryptocash they stash.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
At SXSW: The Flying Car Could Come as Early as 2017
SXSW

At SXSW: The Flying Car Could Come as Early as 2017

Flying cars are coming closer to reality – and they could bring some significant changes to how you work and travel.
Jacob Hall
Twitter Founder: We Hired Dick Costolo Because He's Funny
Humor

Twitter Founder: We Hired Dick Costolo Because He's Funny

Biz Stone says humor is so important for a business leader because it 'is kind of a secret delivery mechanism of truth.'
What You Missed (So Far) at SXSW: Flying Cars, Bacon Bourbon Cocktails
SXSW

What You Missed (So Far) at SXSW: Flying Cars, Bacon Bourbon Cocktails

We round up the crazy, the intriguing and everything that made us smile.
Linda Lacina
To Stand Out at SXSW, Give Them Something to Tweet About
SXSW

To Stand Out at SXSW, Give Them Something to Tweet About

Custom freebies! Swords! Hands-on experiences stand out in telling companies innovation stories.
Laura Entis