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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,...


Sep 12, 2013, 14:31 ET SXSW Interactive Adds Awards Ceremony to Growing Gaming Expo

 The South by Southwest (SXSW) Interactive Festival today announced the inaugural SXSW Gaming Awards to take place on Saturday evening, March...


Jan 30, 2013, 13:20 ET SXSW Announces 2013 Accelerator Finalists

The South by Southwest Interactive Festival today announced the finalists for the fifth annual SXSW Accelerator competition, taking place March 11...


Jan 22, 2013, 12:30 ET SXSW Music Announces Clive Davis As A Featured Speaker

South By Southwest (SXSW) Music and Media Conference and Festival is proud to present Clive Davis as a Featured Speaker on Thursday, March...


Mar 16, 2010, 14:01 ET 2010 ScreenBurn at SXSW Game Design Competition Winners Announced

ScreenBurn at SXSW has announced winners for its second annual Game Design Competition. Encompassing two categories, Casual and AAA gaming, the...


Jan 20, 2010, 13:55 ET Internationals Feed Growth at SXSW Week

This year's South by Southwest (SXSW) Interactive, Film and Music Festivals and Conferences offer unparalleled opportunities for personal and...


Mar 18, 2009, 18:00 ET SXSW Interactive Web Awards Announces Winners

12th Annual SXSW Interactive Web Awards Ceremony honors forward thinking technology On March 15, the SXSW Web Awards, sponsored by Adobe, honored...


Mar 18, 2009, 17:29 ET Microsoft BizSpark Accelerator at SXSW Interactive Announces Winners

Festival inaugurates next wave of innovative technology leaders At the Microsoft BizSpark Accelerator at SXSW event, early stage technology...


Feb 13, 2009, 03:01 ET ScreenBurn at SXSW Game Design Competition Finalists and ScreenBurn at SXSW Arcade Announcements

All new competition and interactive video game arcade emerge as premiere festival attractions SXSW is known for introducing cutting edge,...


Jan 19, 2009, 13:39 ET SXSW Grows Global

2009 DELIVERS INCREASED INTERNATIONAL PARTICIPATION '...SXSW also has emerged as a great place for international acts to break on U.S....


Aug 18, 2008, 01:00 ET ScreenBurn at SXSW Invites Hopeful Designers to Enter Game Design Competition

AUSTIN, Texas, Aug. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Brand new for 2009 is the ScreenBurn at SXSW Game Design Competition...


Apr 14, 2008, 01:00 ET Janet Pierson Named SXSW Film Producer

AUSTIN, Texas, April 14 /PRNewswire/ -- SXSW is pleased to announce that Janet Pierson has accepted the position as Producer of the SXSW Film...


Mar 11, 2008, 01:00 ET SXSW Film Announces Festival Winners

AUSTIN, Texas, March 11 /PRNewswire/ -- SXSW is pleased to announce the winners of the 2008 edition of the SXSW Film Festival. Jury Awards...


Jan 02, 2008, 00:00 ET '21' to Open 15th SXSW Film Festival

AUSTIN, Texas, Jan. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Columbia Pictures' highly anticipated film, 21, will open the 15th edition of the South by Southwest...


Dec 11, 2007, 00:00 ET Four Days Left to Submit for 2008 SXSW Interactive Web Awards

AUSTIN, Texas, December 11 /PRNewswire/ -- The deadline to enter the SXSW Interactive Web Awards is this Friday, December 14, leaving only four...