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Log In - The New York Times
"Geeks are kind of cool" -- yes, of course they are! Interesting SXSW writeup in Sunday's NY Times
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march 2014 by allaboutgeorge
Ogilvy Hosts 'Blacks In Tech Panel' At SXSW
Ogilvy & Mather North America will host and moderate a panel and discuss the impact a multicultural and multi-ethnic society has had on technology and the digital space on March 12th at the acclaimed South by Southwest Interactive Conference (SXSW). [Networking will follow ...] Featured panelists include musician and new media pioneer Ryan Leslie (http://www.ryanleslie.com/), Kety Esquivel (http://www.ketyesquivel.blogspot.com), CEO for Latinos in Social Media; James Andrews (www.BeEverywhere.tv), founder of digital strategic consulting firm Everywhere; and Nichelle Stephens (http://keepingnickels.com/), blogger and social media expert. This year's panel follows last year's successful Blacks in Tech launch at SXSW that attracted over 100 participants and provided a forum to engage the black technology community in the festival itself. With this event, the group is expanding its reach to include the Asian and Hispanic communities to provide a multicultural exchange. [...]"
sxsw  sxsw2010  sxswinteractive  black  race  ethnicity  technology  austin  texas 
march 2010 by allaboutgeorge
Keep Faking It » SXSW: People are the killer app
"So on to other highlights. George Kelly gave the most sombre talk of the weekend. He read like a Telegraph obit. The funeral was that of the newspaper industry and George obviously cares. Not that that’s going to stop the declining sales [...]"
newspapers  media  sxsw  sxswinteractive  conference  journalism  business  online 
april 2008 by allaboutgeorge
Rocketboom : Thursday, March 13, 2008: Battledecks
Me on "live-clogging": "Shoes have taken men, women and children everywhere. They are the original location-based platform."
sxsw  sxswinteractive  austin  texas 
march 2008 by allaboutgeorge
The Austin Chronicle: Screens: Talk Show Host: Heather Gold is not here to push your product
"If traditional media and entertainment have been built on corporatizing and making artificial versions of people, then anything that breaks beyond that creates a gap that's interesting."
media  corporations  business  music  social  interviews  sxsw  sxswinteractive 
march 2008 by allaboutgeorge
Whitespace: My Unadulterated SXSW Lowlights
"White men dominate the industry. And I don't mean dominate as in there are a lot of them, but I mean dominate as in IE used to control over 96% of the market dominate."
sxsw  sxswinteractive  sxsw05 
march 2005 by allaboutgeorge
zestyping: How it feels to be an outsider
"As tools enable us to do more, the bar keeps getting raised higher and higher for how much you have to scan, how quickly you have to respond, and how much output you must generate in order to stay relevant."
sxsw  sxswinteractive  sxsw05 
march 2005 by allaboutgeorge
Bored Astronaut: I am so happy, it should be illegal
"[O]ne of the best things about the conference is that it's not like programmers' conferences and overburdened with men. I'm sure there were still more men than women, but the crowd I ran with had lots of brilliant [ed.--XX?] chromosome-wielding people."
sxsw  sxswinteractive  austin  texas  sxsw05 
march 2005 by allaboutgeorge
Star-Telegram: News and notes from Austin
"Is [the African-American cast member] crazy?" "As far as I know, she is not crazy,"
sxsw  sxswinteractive  sxsw05  austin  texas  mtv  realworld  realworldaustin 
march 2005 by allaboutgeorge
memeorandum: Archive Edition for Monday, March 14, 2005
Some links on Steven Levy's Newsweek article "Blogging Beyond the Men's Club"
sxsw  sxswinteractive  sxsw05  austin  texas  magazines 
march 2005 by allaboutgeorge
south by southwest festivals + conferences: Blogging While Black
"Being a Black blogger, I’ve found my intent an all ready far gone assumption, to the point I’m marginalized instantly by the racial reference of my blog’s name."
sxsw  sxswinteractive  sxsw05  austin  texas 
march 2005 by allaboutgeorge
Terry Frazier: SXSW Monday
"The next session was 'Blogging While Black' and it was one of the better-, make that the best-, organized panel session I've seen so far."
sxsw  sxswinteractive  sxsw05  austin  texas 
march 2005 by allaboutgeorge
Lawver Wiki: Blogging While Black
Since Kevin converted me to the Tao of Wiki, I plan to add to this; I hope others will, too.
sxsw  sxswinteractive  sxsw05  austin  texas  wikis 
march 2005 by allaboutgeorge
Ten Years of My Life: Blogging While Black
Matt Haughey caught me acting like a microphone fiend
sxsw  sxswinteractive  sxsw05  austin  texas 
march 2005 by allaboutgeorge
Wired News: Austin Is the Place for Netheads
"[A]bout the technology but it's also about the face-to-face contact." So, yeah, get in my face, OK?
weblogging  sxsw  sxswinteractive 
march 2005 by allaboutgeorge
The unofficial geek guide to getting over yourself at SxSW Interactive 2005 | davidnunez.com
I came, I saw, I called him. When I see him, he gets a hug and some dough to help cover his next month's ginormous cell phone bill
sxsw  austin  sxswinteractive 
march 2005 by allaboutgeorge
WaPo: Texas Eat 'Em
"I am journeying into the heart of Texas barbecue country, driving west out of Austin on serpentine Texas Highway 71 toward the small town of Llano, about an hour away."
food  sxsw  austin  sxswinteractive  sxswfilm  sxswmusic 
march 2005 by allaboutgeorge
SXSWdayparties
Day parties, instores and non-SXSW music events, oh my! (via SXSWbaby!)
sxsw  austin  sxswinteractive  sxswfilm  sxswmusic 
march 2005 by allaboutgeorge
SXSW Baby!: Calendaring for SXSW is Back
It's time to figure out first, second and third choices for panels, showcases and whatnot
sxsw  austin  sxswinteractive  sxswfilm  sxswmusic 
march 2005 by allaboutgeorge
nikolai nolan: win a bloggie (live)
Probably the most fun my DV camera ever got up to without me. Thanks, Lia!
bloggie  sxsw  austin  sxswinteractive 
february 2005 by allaboutgeorge

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