SXSW

Security Lessons From Snowden’s SXSW Discussion

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“When in doubt, encrypt” is just one tip pulled from the government whistleblower’s appearance. continue…

Snowden at SXSW: U.S. Needs ‘Watchdog for Congress’

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Good security should be the default for technology, Snowden said. But technologists are the key to fixing federal security policies. continue…

SXSW: Snowden Touts Encryption, Swipes at NSA

During a video conference with a South by Southwest audience, Snowden opined on many topics. continue…

Google Fiber Expands to Austin, Texas

If all goes according to plan, Google will begin connecting homes in Austin to Google Fiber in mid-2014. continue…

Google Glass Apps Make an Appearance at SXSW

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Google is using SXSW to show off some upcoming apps for its Google Glass augmented-reality eyewear. continue…

Tupperware Prototypes and Private Space Exploration: SXSW 2013

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SXSW attracts entrepreneurs and geniuses of all stripes—which makes it that much harder to stand out. continue…

SXSW: Making Big Data Personal

Hardware and software for recording peoples’ biology and activity could open up a whole new realm of data analytics. continue…

SXSW: Nate Silver Discusses Data Bias, Strangeness of Fame

Nate Silver, so famous for predicting political elections, talked about how we all tend to fail when it comes to absorbing data. continue…

SXSW: Al Gore Talks Surveillance Culture, Spider Goats

Al Gore’s SXSW discussion touched on everything from high-speed trading to apps that delete conversations. continue…

SXSW: Elon Musk Talks Reusable Rockets, Tesla Controversy

Elon Musk offered a video of a SpaceX reusable rocket test during his keynote talk at SXSW. continue…