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Despite big challenges in tech, the mood among VCs and start-ups at SXSW is upbeat.
At South by Southwest, the line between TV show entertainment and conference reality is blurred.
A team led by a 15-year-old British teenager has scooped up $250,000 after winning a major drone-racing tournament this weekend.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche speaks with Atari founder, Nolan Bushnell, about hiring Steve Jobs, Apple's fight with the FBI, and the future of gaming and education on the sidelines of SXSW in Austin.
HBO has partnered with the International Rescue Committee to launch the “Rescue Has No Boundaries” campaign, to raise money for the refugee crisis.
A few gaming developers are hoping to wed China's love affair with American movies with the country's mobile game craze.
Jens Christensen, founder and CEO of Jaunt VR, talks about the virtual reality space and how far we we can go with the medium.
American actor Lyle Waggoner took his talent off camera to start an entertainment industry trailer company that caters to Hollywood stars on set.
Comedian Louie Anderson stops by the NYSE discusses his new role in "Baskets", the comedy business, and more.
Barbie is 57 years old and Mattel has had a hard time keeping her relevant.
Get inside DogVacay's Santa Monica-based headquarters, which has dogs roaming the cubicles.
Steve Jobs and Bill Gates may have successfully conquered the tech world; however any chance of winning over Broadway is off the cards… for now.
The world’s most famous doll celebrates her 57th birthday today, but Barbie is still managing to stay relevant despite strong competition.
What is 5G and how is it going to affect your life? CNBC's Arjun Kharpal asks the CEOs of InterDigital and the Wireless Broadband Alliance.
Marcie Allen, MAC Presents president, discusses how artists are cashing in on corporate sponsorship deals as the music industry evolves with technology. And a look at the return of the vinyl craze. Twelve million vinyls were sold last year, says Allen.
Sir George Martin, the legendary music producer who shaped the Beatles into the world's most important pop music force, has died.
DirecTV restored service on Tuesday afternoon after users complained of outages on some national channels earlier in the day.
Discussing the rise of music streaming services and how some artists are going stream-only with Jeff Rabhan, Clive Davis Institute of Recorded Music chair, New York University.
It appears Kanye West’s alleged debt burden may have just been lifted, with the help of wife and fellow celebrity, Kim Kardashian West.
Bitcoin and its technology could be the solution for media sites who’ve witnessed revenue falling due to the rise of ad-blocking software.
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