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Mar 16, 2016, 15:42 ET 87870 Debuts World's First Multi-Player VR Games at SXSW 2016

 Tech.87870.com (HQ Beijing, China), China's leading VR platform and game developing company, officially announced its new gaming brand and...


Mar 10, 2016, 08:10 ET ORIG3N Announces Nomination for SXSW 'Sci-Fi No Longer' Interactive Innovation Award

ORIG3N, Inc., a pioneer in regenerative medicine and provider of induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs) storage, called LifeCapsule, today...


Mar 09, 2016, 08:07 ET InSpirAVE selected to present as "South by Southwest" Accelerator Finalist

 InSpirAVE has been recognized by SXSW -- as one of only eight finalists selected to present across the Payments and FinTech...


Jan 25, 2016, 17:38 ET Finalists in 21 Categories Announced for Third Annual SXSW Gaming Awards

 South by Southwest (SXSW) Gaming today announced the finalists for the third annual SXSW Gaming Awards, presented by Windows Games DX, Curse,...


Mar 12, 2015, 09:00 ET Announcing The Fifth Annual Fast Company Grill: An Exclusive Destination In Austin March 13 - 17, 2015

Fast Company has announced that it will host its fifth annual Fast Company Grill in Austin from March 13 – 17, 2015. The exclusive five-day...


Mar 12, 2015, 08:30 ET Ten Startups Named Finalists in Simon and Decoded Fashion "Meet the Disruptors" Retail Technologies Competition at SXSW

Simon®, a global leader in retail real estate, in partnership with Decoded Fashion, which holds global event series that encourage...


Mar 10, 2015, 11:00 ET South by Southwest® (SXSW®) Launches Original Content Network SXSW On™

SXSW® has launched SXSW On™, a free, on-demand streaming network that features dynamic original programming along with live and archival...


Mar 10, 2015, 10:26 ET Omnicom's FleishmanHillard and Resolution Media Partner To Launch Data-Driven Content Suite At SxSW 2015

Omnicom's FleishmanHillard and Resolution Media today announced the launch of StoryConnect @Omnicom, a data-driven, socially-enabled content and...


Feb 25, 2015, 14:34 ET SXSW Eco Launches 2015 Season

 SXSW Eco kicked off its 2015 season today and is now open for business at sxsweco.com. We are accepting conference registrations, hotel...


Feb 24, 2015, 10:27 ET Introducing Stonyfield Oh My Yog!: Three layers of organic whole milk yogurt goodness in one stylish little cup

 Stonyfield, the leading organic yogurt maker, is launching its latest innovation to the yogurt aisle with an exclamation. Oh My Yog! is made...


Mar 18, 2014, 18:35 ET SXSW Announces 2014 Grulke Prize Winners

 SXSW Music is pleased to announce the winners of the second annual Grulke Prize. The Prize, awarded in three categories, was developed in...


Mar 17, 2014, 09:00 ET OneSpot Named Winner of 2014 SXSW Startup Pitch Competition Hosted by The CMO Club

OneSpot, the content advertising company that combines content marketing with the power, data intelligence and scale of online advertising, was...


Mar 09, 2014, 09:00 ET Lady Gaga Confirmed as Keynote Speaker for SXSW Music 2014

 The South By Southwest (SXSW) Music and Media Conference and Festival proudly announces multi-platinum selling, five-time Grammy-winning...


Mar 07, 2014, 18:03 ET The Economist Group Taps Startup To Give Readers Real Time Access To South By Southwest Interactive Conference Through Live Social Event

 The Economist Group's marketing blog Lean back announced today that it will produce programming for SXSW interactive featuring live video...


Mar 07, 2014, 12:30 ET Octagon Launches The Passion Shift at SXSW

 Sports and entertainment marketing leader Octagon introduces The Passion Shift study, proprietary brand research designed to help marketers...


Mar 06, 2014, 10:00 ET Chilean Entrepreneurs Convene at SXSW Interactive 2014, Establishing Chile as the Center of Entrepreneurship and Innovation in Latin America, and Beyond

Leading Chilean entrepreneurs will gather at SXSW Interactive 2014 to promote the advances of Latin America's innovation hub, urging businesses to...


Mar 06, 2014, 08:16 ET HuffPost Live And Leo Burnett Announce Exclusive Partnership For The 2014 South By Southwest Festival

HuffPost Live, The Huffington Post's live-streaming network, and global ad agency Leo Burnett today announced a first-of-its-kind partnership for...


Feb 20, 2014, 10:00 ET Airbnb Brings Down The House: Hosts The Airbnb Park during SXSW Music Festival in Austin, TX, March 11-15

 Airbnb, the world's leading community driven hospitality company today announced it is teaming up with Capitol Records and...