Screenshot from Apple's "Photos Every Day" iPhone 5 ad picturing a scene from the Yeah Yeah Yeahs performing at NPR Music's SXSW 2013 Stubbs Showcase.
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May 30, 2013 That's right folks, while you were busy dancing your face off at the Yeah Yeah Yeahs' sole SXSW performance this year (or perhaps from the safety of someplace more private), Apple was capturing footage for their new iPhone 5 ad. Watch for us around 25 seconds into the video.
Festival attendees experiment with Leap Motion technology.
March 11, 2013 The Leap Motion Controller senses and tracks hand motions to allow users to browse the Web, play games and open documents. It represents another step in a goal of computer scientists: to make interactions with machines feel natural and easy, and to take away the barriers between humans and computers.
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A screenshot shows how a team would track changes to its rocket project on a Sunglass platform.
March 8, 2013 The challenge, launching during the SXSW festival Saturday, asks anyone with an Internet connection to try to create a rocket engine. The 3-D designs can be edited by users around the globe, a model the organizers hope will decrease the cost of space innovation and unleash "untapped potential around the world."
At SXSW 2012, the app "Highlight" was touted but failed to break out like Foursquare or Twitter in years prior.
March 6, 2013 As the tech industry prepares to descend on Austin, the breakout themes and apps of this year's festival remain unclear.
Clarence, one of the human hotspots.
March 13, 2012 BBH Labs, the "skunkworks" of marketing firm Bartle Bogle Hegarty, created "Homeless Hotspots" in Austin for the South by Southwest (SXSW) festival that's now under way in the Texas capital. The money goes to the homeless men, BBH says.
August 11, 2010 Help public media folks present at SXSW next year by voting for their sessions.
March 16, 2010 Twitter founder Evan Williams presented a new feature for his social networking empire: @anywhere. Don't care? Neither did many attendees of the SXSW Interactive Conference.>
March 11, 2009 Daniel Jacobson will on a panel at SXSW talking about APIs. This session will be on Sunday at 3:30pm. As we prepare for this panel, we would like to know what you want us to discuss.
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