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Eric Hippeau, Lerer Ventures partner, explains how social websites are generating an explosion in content and publishing.
Shervin Pishevar, Menlo Ventures Advisors, discusses how innovation will impact the next decade, as top tech business leaders gathering today at the "F.ounder's" conference in New York.
Google has named Sundar Pichai to replace Android co-founder Andy Rubin as chief of the world's most used mobile software.
Andy Rubin, the creator of Google's Android, is moving to a new role at the company, reports CNBC's Jon Fortt.
Apple may be "leapfrogged" on Thursday when Samsung unveils the next generation of its flagship Galaxy smartphone, Business Insider's Henry Blodget told CNBC.
Getting around Austin during the South by Southwest festival can be a nightmare. Thanks to a few handy apps, there are some creative travel options -- no cash required!
South by Southwest draws so many entrepreneurs, it naturally also draws venture capital investors hoping to find the next big thing.
Sean Wycliffe, Co-Founder and CEO of Dealflicks, explains how his company helps movie theaters fill empty seats by offering consumers discounted prices on tickets and concessions.
Tech is about to come out of winter hibernation. This week: the U.S. gets to pre-order the BlackBerry Z10, and Samsung unveils the Galaxy S4.
Fortune 500 brands flock to the South by Southwest festival, hoping to up their cool factor or even find the holy grail -- viral buzz. But they know they have to do more than just slap their name on a party with free tacos and beer to do it.
Apple's next-generation iPhone may feature technology that will let users pay for purchases by tapping their phone.
Though South By Southwest is famous for being a launch pad for social networks like Twitter and Foursquare, physical products are in the spotlight this year. Wait, talking sneakers?!
Twitter's president of global revenue, Adam Bain, said he's seeing a surge of ads surrounding marketing initiatives here.
Dennis Crowley, CEO and Co-Founder of Foursquare, shares his views on the latest developments in tech and social media, with CNBC's Julia Boorstin.
In a wide-ranging conversation, Steve Schwarzman, Blackstone Group chairman & CEO, discusses his company's pledge to support innovation and weighs in on Dell's LBO, the private equity space, and the outlook on the market.
Icahn Enterprises has entered into a confidentiality agreement with Dell, less than a week after Carl Icahn joined growing opposition to take the computer maker private.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports the latest buzz and newest trends at the South by Southwest festival where scores of entrepreneurs, investors and technologist gather to build relationships and get to know people.
One analyst has told CNBC that 2013 could well be the year robots become a force to be reckoned with.
"I saw someone who was clearly a genius," said Digital Sky Technology's Yuri Milner says of Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg.
The buzz at the South by Southwest festival is all about the gadgets: computers controlled by the wave of a hand, cool new cameras and more.