Tagged: apps

An Interview With Yik Yak’s Founders

SXSW Interactive saw Yik Yak founders Tyler Droll and Brooks Buffington sitting¬†down Monday with Carmel DeAmicis of GigaOm for what DeAmicis called a rare interview. This is the first SXSW experience for both founders, who related that a year ago they were still working furiously on the app and probably wouldn’t have believed they would...

Preview: Grocery Wars – The Future of Buying Food

While grocery-shopping robots don’t seem to be on the immediate horizon, Austin, Texas, food writer and blogger Addie Broyles and Supermarket Guru Phil Lempert will shed some light on what our food-buying futures do hold in their upcoming session “Grocery Wars: The Future of Buying Food.” “I am a grocery nerd,” Broyles said. “I love...

Grindr, a GPS-based app for queer men

Preview – Hooking Up Happier: Design Insight from Grindr

Hooking Up Happier: Design Insight from Grindr Saturday, March 9 | 5:00 – 6:00 p.m. Austin Convention Center Room 10AB Hooking up and gaming technology: do these subjects have any immediate relation to you? I’ll take a wild guess and say probably not. Jaime Woo aims to solidify that connection at this year’s SXSW Interactive...

iPad: The Second Coming of the CD-ROM SXSWi 2012

On Monday Morning, first session of the day at South by Southwest Interactive, March 12 9:30am for all those who couldn’t attend the festival, an awe inspiring discussion occurred between four professionals battle tested in the ever evolving digital market. The panel’s experience ranged from one of the nation’s first interactive agencies back in the...

Top 5 SXSWi: Web Design

With the emergence of social media as a standard for conversation, having an online presence is a must. An important part of that online presence is to have your own website. Having your own website is like a virtual portfolio, where one can showcase all of their achievements. Being able to actually create and build...