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South by Southwest 2011

SBTRKT, A$ap Rocky And Grimes Rock A Rooftop

Posted 03.19.2012 | Home

A$AP Rocky, SBTRKT and Grimes rocked the roof of a parking garage at a SXSW party hosted by Spotify on Thursday evening. The evening went off without ...

Fiona Apple Gives An Expressive Performance

The Huffington Post | Gazelle Emami | Posted 03.19.2012 | Home

AUSTIN, Texas -- A rail-thin, expressive Fiona Apple took the stage at SXSW Wednesday evening for NPR's showcase at Stubb's Barbecue, in one of the fe...

Django Django At SXSW 2012

Posted 03.19.2012 | Home

Edinburgh band -- or psychedelic quartet, as Wikipedia would have it -- Django Django played the (free) Fader Fort at SXSW about two hours ago. While ...

How Do You Tell Good Tech Art From Bad Tech Art?

The Huffington Post | Gazelle Emami | Posted 03.14.2012 | Home

Led by Jasmina Tesanovic is a Serbian/USA author feminist and filmmaker, Simona Lodi, founder and art director of the Share Festival, Share Prize and ...

Bruce Sterling: 'We're Fully Vested In Lying To Ourselves'

The Huffington Post | Gazelle Emami | Posted 03.13.2012 | Home

The line wound all round the 4th floor of the Austin Cnvention Center for sci-fi author/"transglobal futurist"/"American original" (according to his i...

The Creator Of Iran's 'Daily Show' Talks Internet Censorship

The Huffington Post | Mallika Rao | Posted 03.13.2012 | Home

Heard of Saman Arbabi? The creator of the satirical Persian-language TV program and radio show "Parazit," broadcast by Voice of America, was the sole ...

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Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. Returns To SXSW With A Private Show

HuffingtonPost.com | Gazelle Emami | Posted 03.13.2012 | Home

Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. first broke onto the scene at SXSW in 2011, where they did about eight shows -- the festival serving as a sort of mini, trial t...

Can Physical Architecture And Interaction Design Achieve Transcendence?

Posted 03.12.2012 | Home

"Small objects, like the Walkman first and then the iPod, create bubbles of space around us that enable us to have a metaphysical space that is much b...

Should Web Sites And Video Games Be Preserved Like Art Is?

Posted 03.12.2012 | Home

Presented by Jason Scott, adjunct archivist at Internet Archive, Kari Kraus, assistant professor at the University of Maryland, and Nick Hasty, direct...

Can The iPad Revolutionize The Graphic Novel?

Posted 03.12.2012 | Home

Music has become something we consume in the background while we do a million other things. When was the last time you put on an album and listened to...

Ron Howard's Crowd-Sourced Movie Is Here

The Huffington Post | Mallika Rao | Posted 03.10.2012 | Home

Amidst the cowboy hats and Bill Murray-hunting at Austin's South By Southwest festival, there's also the whole festival thing to get in on, with its t...

SXSW 2012 Party Map

Posted 03.10.2012 | Home

You know that feeling you get when you had no clue the party of the month happened last night, two blocks from your house, and you somehow missed out ...

SXSW 2012: Cowboy Watch

Posted 03.10.2012 | Home

HuffPost Culture is spending the week at SXSW, and we're taking a page from our friends from HuffPost Comedy, who are keeping an eye open for Bill Mur...

Greetings From Texas!

Posted 03.10.2012 | Home

Greetings from Texas! For the next 10 days, HuffPost Culture will be bringing you the best cultural news, thoughts and trends to come out of SXSW 2012...

Take Back Control Of Your Work... And Your Life

Tony Schwartz | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Tony Schwartz

Human beings aren't designed to do two cognitive tasks at the same time (much less three or four). The research is clear that we're far more efficient when we do activities sequentially, rather than simultaneously.

WATCH: Rock Band Bright Eyes In Concert

Spinner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

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Al Franken Warns Of Biggest 'First Amendment Issue Of Our Time'

TechCrunch | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

This morning, Senator Al Franken took to the stage at SXSW Interactive to talk about the issue in front of a crowd of tech-savvy entrepreneurs and cre...

HuffPost Comedy At SXSW!

Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

South By Southwest, the ultimate arts and technology festival held annually in Austin, Tex., is famous for its cutting-edge music, film and interactiv...

SXSW Interactive, Day One: Bigger, Gamier, and More of Me

Phil West | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Phil West

In a world where we're increasingly tethered to our phones, those of us who believe in social media as a force for good rather than intrusion find something reassuring about using technology as a way to facilitate human contact.

Chicago Well Represented At South By Southwest 2011

Gapers Block | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Lisa White posted a partial list on Sunday, but thanks to some computer wizardry, we're now able to share a much more complete list of the Chicagoland...

Accusations Of Sexism Plague SXSW Comedy Lineup

The Huffington Post | Carol Hartsell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

South By Southwest released its 2011 comedy lineup yesterday and it features an impressive list of professional as well as up-and-coming comedians, al...

SXSW Comedy Lineup To Feature Maron, Death Ray & More

The Huffington Post | Ross Luippold | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

South By Southwest, the Austin arts festival widely known for its Music, Film and Interactive events, has announced its 2011 Comedy lineup. Drawin...