The late, great Tower Records is now the subject of a documentary. Colin Hanks’ Kickstarter-funded feature, All Things Must Pass: The Rise And Fall Of Tower Records, premiered at SXSW this year and is slated to hit theaters this fall. The film chronicles Tower Records’ rise from its conception as a small-town hole-in-the-wall in the […]
SXSW continues to strengthen the convergence of music and tech, and Hypebot is joining with music tech PR firm rock paper scissors to propose an official meetup during the day. We Need Your Vote! Sure, there will be a handful of sponsored parties and events focussed on music tech, but...
We asked you to recreate your favorite games for our latest Vine challenge, inspired by upcoming MashFlix film GTFO. The interview-driven documentary is all about women in gaming. It was funded on Kickstarter, then debuted at SXSW earlier...Show More Summary
Everyone’s talking about live-streaming these days. From Meerkat bursting onto the scene at SXSW, to Periscope’s anticipated release shortly after, and more recently, the rise of Blab.im, live-streaming has emerged as one of the key trends in social media and digital marketing, and one that’s growing strong. But is it right for you and your brand?
This past March, thousands descended on Austin, TX, home to the famous and much celebrated South by Southwest (SXSW®) conferences and festivals. This year, I decided to attend the education-focused festival, SXSWedu®, a relatively new addition to the SXSW® family of events. A four-day conference chocked with interactive workshops, panel sessions, and even play summits, […]
Is this... the final slasher film you'll ever need to see? Read the full article on AICN Hey folks, Harry here... As is typical at SXSW, I missed this one... dammit! I bet the audience went nuts for this, especially given the quotes...Show More Summary
UX Designer and User Researcher Caroline Sinders talks SXSW, women in games and harassment in online spaces. Oh yeah, and Gamergate. The post Interviewing Badass UX Designer Caroline Sinders On Digital Harassment appeared first on Autostraddle.
It’s only August, but voting is already underway for the March 2016 South By Southwest (SxSW) Interactive conference. Long thought of as the breeding ground for new ideas and creative technologies, we can gleam industry insights from the SXSW Interactive Festival. Show More Summary
I went into The Final Girls at SXSW this year having no idea what to expect from the horror/comedy Todd Strauss-Schulson. What I saw was a very funny comedy that has a good take on the tropes of slasher films, but also a movie that has a really effective core about dealing with difficult family trauma. Show More Summary
This is something we randomly came across yesterday. It’s from the Sports Manias Digital Media Summit in Miami, Florida. The summit features what you would expect from one of these SXSW type things. Lots of panel discussions with lots of media types talking about lots of media things. Show More Summary
Atlanta's pioneering, charitable restaurant industry organization, the Giving Kitchen, is trying to get to Austin, TX, and they could use your help. The nonprofit hopes to share its mission at the 2016 SXSW Interactive Festival, one branch of Austin's massive, music, film, and culture festival that takes places each March.…
Periscope is one of the latest trends on the market. It came to fame a few months ago, after its lagging competitor, Meerkat, took off at SXSW. I did my first Periscope broadcast last week, sharing with my Twitter audience a live stream of John “ColderIce” Lawson’s e-commerce event. Show More Summary
A period horror! Read the full article on AICN Hey folks, Harry here... Ciarán Foy, who came on the scene with THE CITADEL at SXSW back in 2012 - and it was a nice low budget asskicker. He's also the director behind SINISTER 2 for...Show More Summary
photo: Villagers at Union Pool in March (more by Amanda Hatfield) Villagers, who were last on this side of the Atlantic around SXSW, have announced that they'll be joining John Grant on some of his North American tour dates this...
It may be the dog days of summer, but it is also that time of year to pitch your panel idea for March’s South by Southwest (SXSW) Interactive festival, one of the largest gatherings of technology geeks. SXSW uses a crowdsourcing process...Show More Summary
it's monday, and i'm already jonesin' for friday to come along. i think part of it is being fueled by today's trip through spotify land. >"tomboy" by yellerkin: i saw this band at sxsw this year, and was pretty happy about it. it's rare...Show More Summary
7 Deadly Sins of Infographics Design and How to Fix Them SXSW 2016 Interactive PanelPicker voting is now open, and I need your votes! My talk proposal entitled "7 Deadly Sins of Infographics Design and How to Fix Them" will explore examples...Show More Summary
A hit at SXSW, POD is the second feature film from director Mickey Keating, who helmed 2013's occult thriller RITUAL. The film comes out in a few short weeks and today we bring you the latest trailer, which can be found below. POD, which...Show More Summary
After premiering in the Midnight section of the SXSW Film Festival, Vertical Entertainment acquired This morning we brought you the exclusive poster premiere to Mickey Keating’s “Twilight Zone”-esque horror Pod (read our review). Now, we have a way cooler one-sheet to go along with the newly released trailer and word of an August 28th theatrical […]
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