Tuesday, August 14, 2018

SXSW 2018 was once again a worldwide conference, showcasing the latest and most exciting Technology, Music and Film.  Attendees from all over the world came to see SXSW, with over 95 countries represented and close to half a million attendees during the SXSWeek.   SXSW Interactive had over 75,000 participants from 95 countries, over 2,000 conference sessions, and over 5,000 conference speakers.  SXSW Music had over 2,100 performances from over 60 countries on over 100 stages and venues, with over 160,000 participants.  SXSW Film had 70,000 film participants from 34 countries, 125+ feature films, and 125+ shorts featured.  SXSW 2018 was one of the best years to date and NewsWatch was excited to be hands on during the show.

SXSW 2018

Tech Innovations We’re Seeing at SXSW

Here in Austin, SXSW Interactive is in full swing and we’re seeing some fascinating and promising tech making their first appearance in a public setting. Keeping in step with the tradition of...

Elle King Brings Country and Soul to SXSW

SXSW is one of those rare beasts that showcases not only some of the most cutting-edge and innovative tech on the horizon but also quality film and music. Tech and arts,...

Blockers Hits Audience Funny Bone at SXSW

The new comedy, Blockers, from Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg’s production company Point Grey Pictures, premiered at SXSW Film Festival to a rave audience and deservedly so. Blockers is of course the...
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Thinktiv – Inventing and Transforming Companies Nationwide | SXSW 2018

SXSW 2018 Interactive Did you ever wonder where innovation comes from — like how do new companies spring into life? Or, how do mature brands stay hip and relevant? Thinktiv, located in Austin,...
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Loud Steps – Directional App for the Visually and Hearing Impaired | NewsWatch Review

SXSW Interactive Smartphones might be known as a hub for audio and visual content, but the handy device can also be used to help PEOPLE with visual and audio impairments. Most venues are...