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2012 SXSW Social Media Buzz: Get The Lowdown [Infographic]

2012 SXSW Social Media Buzz: Get The Lowdown [Infographic]

By Shawn Hess March 23, 2012

In this ultimate South by Southwest (SXSW) infographic discover the who’s who of this years festival and find out who the real stars of the show were. If you’re not familiar with the festival this is a great opportunity to …

Google Is Working On Making SEO Matter Less Google Is Working On Making SEO Matter Less
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At SXSW there was a session called, “Dear Google & Bing: Help Me Rank Better!” As previously reported, Matt Cutts was supposed to be there, but couldn’t make it due to his wife having foot surgery. He was still able …

Foursquare Returns To Roots To Grow Ads (SXSW) Foursquare Returns To Roots To Grow Ads (SXSW)

Foursquare got its start at the annual South by Southwest (SXSW) just as many of the great social media entities did that we enjoy today. Things are a little better than they were back in 2009 when Foursquare first appeared …

Dell and YouTube Gear-Up For Major Coverage Dell and YouTube Gear-Up For Major Coverage

Another important announcement from the 2012 South By Southwest (SXSW) festival, Dell and YouTube are partnering up for some major music festival coverages. These are events you won’t want to miss and these industry giants are making sure you don’t …

PayPal Digital Wallet Unveiled At SXSW PayPal Digital Wallet Unveiled At SXSW
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PayPal introduced a new digital wallet today at SXSW. “This is the future of what PayPal is going to be looking like over the coming months,” PayPal VP, Global Product & Experience, Sam Shrauger declares. He actually discussed the offering …

James Vega Explored In Mass Effect Anime James Vega Explored In Mass Effect Anime
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Have you ever wondered what Mass Effect would be like as a movie? Well, it’s not a movie, but Funimation is making an anime based on the series. Announced last year, nobody really had any idea of what an anime …

Turntable.fm Gets Deals With All Four Major Labels Turntable.fm Gets Deals With All Four Major Labels

Turntable.fm has secured licensing deals with all four of the major record labels (Universal, Sony, Warner and EMI), which will obviously go a long way in making the service more useful to the mainstream. Chairman Seth Goldstein announced the news …

New Version of Rdio Unveiled at SXSW New Version of Rdio Unveiled at SXSW

Rdio revealed a new version of the Rdio site and desktop apps today at SXSW. Included is new drag and drop playlist creation, more personalization features and the ability to create private playlists. There’s also a new look and feel, …

Facebook Boasts 3,000 Timeline Apps Facebook Boasts 3,000 Timeline Apps

Facebook news comes by way of SXSW wherein the social networking site announced that third-party developers have taken kindly to this whole apps for timelines. In fact, the company says, nearly 3,000 apps have launched since Open Graph apps started …

Challenge Your Cat To A Game On The iPad Challenge Your Cat To A Game On The iPad

There are a host of multiplayer games for the iPad that has players going up against an opponent on the same screen. These games can get pretty competitive, but I bet they can’t hold a candle to the most crafty …

Instagram For Android Coming “Very Soon.” Instagram For Android Coming “Very Soon.”

Last week we reported on rumors that Instagram co-founder and CEO Kevin Systrom might use his platform at this year’s South By Southwest (SXSW) conference to announce the launch of Instagram for Android. Sure enough, speaking at the conference yesterday, …

Marvel Reveals "Marvel ReEvolution" at SXSW Marvel Reveals "Marvel ReEvolution" at SXSW

Marvel Comics is embracing the digital age more than ever as they reveal ReEvolution at South by Southwest (SXSW). Since the popularity of the tablet has grown in recent years, comic book creators have adapted to this new medium by …

LEGO Robots Fight With The Help Of Android LEGO Robots Fight With The Help Of Android
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LEGO may be a building toy, but people can also build awesome robots with it. Google is doing just that this year at SXSW with the Google LEGO MINDSTORMS Hackathon. The event sees teams building a robot out of LEGO …

Adobe Reveals Full Line-up for SXSW Adobe Reveals Full Line-up for SXSW

Adobe will host the following panel discussions at SXSW this week. If you are in Austin, check them out… The Future of Access to Digital Broadcast Video Friday, March 9, 2012, 5:00 – 6:00 p.m. Austin Convention Center Room 9 …

More Relevant Review Service Launches At SXSW More Relevant Review Service Launches At SXSW
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Are you sick of recommendations from people who don’t know you and don’t seem to suggest anything that suits you? So is LOCALFAVE. Today, they announced their official launch at the South by Southwest festival in Austin, Texas. The utility …

South by Southwest Evolution Through The Ages South by Southwest Evolution Through The Ages

If you’re like a lot people you’re probably wondering how the South By Southwest (SXSW) Festival got to be such a big deal and who attends the event. The following infographic from Rocksauce answers that exact questions and gives us …

How to Recognize a SXSW Fan on Facebook How to Recognize a SXSW Fan on Facebook

Swaylo, a facebook app that measures how much attention you get on what you post, has released a new infographic measuring the trends of the 200,000+ people who have liked SXSW on Facebook. If you like SXSW on Facebook, odds …