News and Articles About SXSW 2014

Make Your Own Luck and Get Acquired
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Make Your Own Luck and Get Acquired

You could be the next Whatsapp if you stay organized and prepared with these tips from SXSW.
Jacob Hall
Expansion of PayPal Startup Program Shows Landscape Heating Up
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Expansion of PayPal Startup Program Shows Landscape Heating Up

Through a program to aid entrepreneurs, PayPal can identify the latest hit before it's a household name.
Linda Lacina
How to Be Evil (and Make it Work for You)
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How to Be Evil (and Make it Work for You)

Learning how to tempt your customers isn't a sin, just an important part of understanding how to capture imaginations and change behaviors.
Jacob Hall
You Know You're a SXSW Attendee When...
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You Know You're a SXSW Attendee When...

Attendees at this Austin conference aren't like any other.
Bryan Keplesky
Robert Rodriguez on Building a Kick-Ass Network
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Robert Rodriguez on Building a Kick-Ass Network

The Austin-based director behind El Mariachi and Sin City will launch a new Hispanic entertainment network this month. We talked to him about the challenges and his goals for the project.
Jacob Hall
The Who, What and How to Survive SXSW 2014 (Infographic)
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The Who, What and How to Survive SXSW 2014 (Infographic)

The big event in Austin, Texas, is under way. Here's a quick look at what you need to know and should expect.
Jason Fell
Calculate Your SXSW ROI (Interactive Infographic)
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Calculate Your SXSW ROI (Interactive Infographic)

Are you getting the most out of SXSW? Understand the true value of your time at the festival with this interactive tool.
Linda Lacina
For SXSW, Courtyard By Marriott Creates Mini Guestrooms With Millennials in Mind
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For SXSW, Courtyard By Marriott Creates Mini Guestrooms With Millennials in Mind

Marriott is betting these 'pods', which can be booked in 30-minute increments, will help far-flung attendees cope during the crush of SXSW festival.
Linda Lacina
Tech All Stars and Investment-Hungry Startups Rub Elbows at OASIS Summit in Santa Monica
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Tech All Stars and Investment-Hungry Startups Rub Elbows at OASIS Summit in Santa Monica

SXSW is still way cooler, but Silicon Beach's glitzy tech con is all about the Moneyball.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Great Ways to Network at SXSW
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Great Ways to Network at SXSW

Events help attendees get acquainted with Austin and each other.
Rebekah Epstein
SXSW Keynote Speaker Offers Up Advice For Becoming 'Findable'
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SXSW Keynote Speaker Offers Up Advice For Becoming 'Findable'

From job hunters to entrepreneurs wanting to get discovered, people often turn to the same played out approaches that aren't exactly eye catchers. Here are a few new, fresh tactics for getting discovered in our digital world.
Austin Kleon
SXSW's Biggest Debuts -- and Disappointments
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SXSW's Biggest Debuts -- and Disappointments

Some of today's most famous tech companies got their start at South by Southwest. But not everything that emerges from this annual Texan festival becomes bigger and better.
Neil Parmar
SXSW: How a Small Festival Brought Austin Big Business
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SXSW: How a Small Festival Brought Austin Big Business

For the city of Austin, and especially its growing cohort of tech entrepreneurs, South by Southwest has become the little festival that could.
Neil Parmar
How to Survive South By Southwest
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How to Survive South By Southwest

A veteran attendee shares his tips on making the most of this tech and networking festival.
Bryan Keplesky