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Preview: Ethics And Future Of Crowdfunding For Communities

David Neff is a seasoned veteran at SXSWi. When he takes the stage this year for his panel Ethics And Future of Crowdfunding for Communities it will be his seventh time as a speaker during SXSWi. Neff will bring his wealth of experience in startups and nonprofits to the stage on Friday, March 7 from...

Healthcare Ad Agency Abelson Taylor

Preview: Is Social Media Making Us Sick?

Is Social Media Making Us Sick? Monday, March 11 | 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Sheraton Austin – Capitol View North 701 East 11th St As evidenced by increasing research, observations and personal experiences alike, social media is increasingly impacting the lives of users who engage in it on a regular basis. The question is,...

Martine Syms, publisher for Dominica.

Preview – Black Vernacular: Reading New Media

Black Vernacular: Reading New Media Sunday, March 10 | 12:30 – 1:30 p.m. Austin Convention Center Room 6AB The Black race and media in the United States have had a somewhat muddled relationship ever since Americans began consuming content through media of their choosing. Since the popular, yet racist radio show from decades ago, Amos...

Preview: QR Codes Take Over SXSW

Attention all SXSW attendees, let the QR coding begin.  At least, that’s what this year’s organizers are hoping for.  QR Codes are fairly new to the U.S. and until recently were primarily used by Google’s Android mobile operating system.  QR Code is short for Quick Response and is a type of barcode that can include...

Preview: Millionaire or Artist? How About Both?

Hugh MacLeod spends his time in west Texas drawing cartoons on the back of business cards. He sells his art on the internet. It may sound simple enough, but he has turned it into big business. Now he’s ready to help artists hit the big time, as well. MacLeod, who lives in the small town...