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Results Are In: #GuacNRoll Was the Most Popular SXSW Hashtag
Social Media Marketing

Results Are In: #GuacNRoll Was the Most Popular SXSW Hashtag

A small nonprofit marketing Mexican avocados loomed large at the premier tech fest that just concluded.
Jill Schiefelbein
At SXSW: Wikipedia's Founder on Privacy, Diversity and Robots Writing Encyclopedia Entries
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At SXSW: Wikipedia's Founder on Privacy, Diversity and Robots Writing Encyclopedia Entries

Jimmy Wales talked with Guy Kawasaki about the pressures shaping the online encyclopedia for the future.
Jacob Hall
At SXSW: GrubHub -- Great Delivery Takes Data, Tech and a Love for Food
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At SXSW: GrubHub -- Great Delivery Takes Data, Tech and a Love for Food

This operations exec explains how delivery has evolved -- and why a better understanding of how food is prepared will give it an advantage.
Jacob Hall
At SXSW - Anthony Bourdain's Advice for Entrepreneurs: Don't Suck, Be Fake or Be Boring
Radicals & Visionaries

At SXSW - Anthony Bourdain's Advice for Entrepreneurs: Don't Suck, Be Fake or Be Boring

Blunt tips from from the outspoken chef and television personality.
Jacob Hall
Guacamole and Musicians Make for a Delicious Combination at SXSW
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Guacamole and Musicians Make for a Delicious Combination at SXSW

The pairing of seemingly unrelated businesses, produce and music, is the type of innovative display SXSW is known for.
Jill Schiefelbein
YouTube's Co-Founder Just Made a $1.65 Billion Case for the Early Pivot
Pivots

YouTube's Co-Founder Just Made a $1.65 Billion Case for the Early Pivot

The company was originally going to be a dating site. Good thing co-founders Steve Chen, Jawed Karim and Chad Hurley listened to what their users had to say.
Laura Entis
The Mysterious Case of a 3,000-Year-Old Stolen Head -- Start Up Your Day Roundup
Start Up Your Day

The Mysterious Case of a 3,000-Year-Old Stolen Head -- Start Up Your Day Roundup

Two men claim to have stolen the likeness of an ancient bust using a video-game controller. But experts aren't convinced that's possible.
Lindsay Friedman
At SXSW: What You Missed This Weekend
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At SXSW: What You Missed This Weekend

The festival started with Inspirational keynotes, double rainbows and more.
Linda Lacina
At SXSW: Barack Obama's Call to Action for the Tech Industry
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At SXSW: Barack Obama's Call to Action for the Tech Industry

Entrepreneur was on the scene for the first-ever keynote by a sitting U.S. president at the tech festival.
Jacob Hall
At SXSW: Doubt More and Be Vulnerable. Let the Opening Keynote Inspire You
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At SXSW: Doubt More and Be Vulnerable. Let the Opening Keynote Inspire You

Casey Gerald on the 'gospel of doubt' and why what you don't believe matters.
Jacob Hall
5 Tips for Killing It at SXSW and Other Conferences
Conferences

5 Tips for Killing It at SXSW and Other Conferences

Thousands of business professionals will flock to conferences this spring. Don't blow your biggest networking opportunities.
Sumi Krishnan
128-Year-Old Kodak Looks to the Future With Launch of Instagram Competitor
Apps

128-Year-Old Kodak Looks to the Future With Launch of Instagram Competitor

The company's new app aims to take the noise out of social media and photo sharing.
Nina Zipkin
Sony Wants Your Advice About its New Prototypes
Customer Experience

Sony Wants Your Advice About its New Prototypes

It's the premise behind a new R&D initiative called Future Lab Program
Nina Zipkin
Celebs Do Dramatic Reads of Kanye West's Tweets and More -- Start Up Your Day News Roundup
Start Up Your Day

Celebs Do Dramatic Reads of Kanye West's Tweets and More -- Start Up Your Day News Roundup

Plus: Read the first email from Space. It was sent more than 20 years ago.
Lindsay Friedman

SXSW, also known as South by Southwest, is an annual festival event that offers a broad cross section of guest speakers and themed events around music, film and emerging technologies. It takes place in mid-March in Austin, Texas.