Author Malcolm Gladwell and venture investor Bill Gurley went toe-to-toe on Uber in an on-stage discussion at South by Southwest.» Read More
CNBC.com Technology Reporter Cadie Thompson talks about how some residents of Austin, Texas, are cashing in as big-budget tech companies flock to South by Southwest.
Jordan Kelley, the CEO of Robocoin, thinks he has the answer for at least one of bitcoin's problems: access.
SXSW features some apps allowing users to be truthful, friskier and a bit meaner by sharing things anonymously. Re/code reports.
If you're life is an iPhone in one hand and Blackberry in the other like a gunslinger in the Old West, time to take steps to wean yourself off tech.
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?!
Spotify founder Daniel Ek thinks we're entering a "Golden Age" for music and culture. Even better, a Nielsen report suggests music fans are willing pay to enjoy it.
Call it a SXSW Cinderella story, a start-up idea born out of a competition may soon become a reality.
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!
Twitter's president of global revenue, Adam Bain, said he's seeing a surge of ads surrounding marketing initiatives here.
Foursquare is pushing to expand its local search business and its discount programs to attract new users, CEO Dennis Crowley said Monday.
"I saw someone who was clearly a genius," said Digital Sky Technology's Yuri Milner says of Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg.
SxSW was a turning point for Twitter back in 2007. Now the conference is a key destination for Twitter to meet with its exploding advertiser base, says Adam Bain, president of Twitter's Global Revenue, who spoke to CNBC's Julia Boorstin.
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.
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.
The annual South by Southwest Interactive festival, which begins on Friday, is anticipated to be bigger than ever this year. About 25,000 people are expected to attend.
The Kauffman Foundation is working to increase diversity among start-ups at SXSW.
A group of over 100 entrepreneurs are founding their start-ups on buses during a three-day trek to SXSW.
South by Southwest draws so many entrepreneurs, it naturally also draws venture capital investors hoping to find the next big thing.
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.
Julia Boorstin talks with Silicon Valley venture capitalists about investment opportunities and the hottest trends at SXSW.
CNBC looks at how technology, product development, succession plans and client relations impact financial advisory firms.
Trailblazers leveraging the power of technology and innovation to grow their business—and disrupt the competition.
Is an active twist on passive investing the right portfolio move? An inside look at the rise of ETF strategists.
With more than 150 million monthly users, can Imgur be the social media platform that brands want?
Microsoft held talks about taking over Salesforce.com, but negotiations fell through over price differences, sources said.
The bubble in private market start-up valuations will end badly, Kevin Kinsella of Avalon Ventures tells CNBC.
From the birth of social media to streaming movies, the media industry has exploded in the past 25 years because of these guys.
The deal between WME and IMG shows the shift away from traditional movies, once Hollywood agencies' bread and butter.
Expect big acts for media and entertainment next year: big deals, bigger convergence, biggest mobile universe.