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Flying cars will be in the air from 2017 with Aeromobil promising autonomous models

Flying cars will be in the air from 2017 with Aeromobil promising autonomous models

By 16 March 2015

Aeromobil wants to become the Tesla of flying cars. It has announced that its flying cars will be available to buy, and legally fly, from 2017. The announcement, made at SXSW, follows the unveiling of the Aeromobil 3.0 flying car last October. Since... >>

SXSW Interactive Festival: What is it, and what's going on this year?

SXSW Interactive Festival: What is it, and what's going on this year?

By 12 March 2015

It's that time of year again: SXSW has kicked off in Texas, with the Interactive Festival spearheading everything. It's important to remember that SXSW isn't like bigger tech conferences, such as Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas and the Mobile World... >>

How to stream Apple's iTunes Festival at SXSW online

How to stream Apple's iTunes Festival at SXSW online

By 12 March 2014

Apple has partnered with Vevo to stream its first iTunes Festival in the US.  The concert series kicks off Tuesday night in Austin, TX at the SXSW conference. Vevo will be streaming concerts of the 15 different artists through apps on iOS and Apple... >>

Print The Legend film on 3D printing premieres at SXSW, from makers of The King of Kong

Print The Legend film on 3D printing premieres at SXSW, from makers of The King of Kong

By 10 March 2014

The producers of The King of Kong and Freakonomics have premiered a documentary all about 3D-printing startups and the explosion of the technology. It's called Print the Legend, and the trailer for that film is now available. According to Directors Luis... >>

iTunes Festival heads to US at last, to debut during SXSW with Coldplay headlining

iTunes Festival heads to US at last, to debut during SXSW with Coldplay headlining

By 19 February 2014

Apple will host its first iTunes Festival in the United States from 11 to 15 March during SXSW in Austin, Texas. Coldplay, Imagine Dragons, Pitbull, Keith Urban, ZEDD and other as yet unannounced artists will perform for five nights at ACL Live at the... >>

Walking Wi-Fi Homeless Hotspots trial

Walking Wi-Fi Homeless Hotspots trial

By 12 March 2012

Over in Austin, Texas, at SXSW, BBH Labs has been trialling out what we can only describe as a mashup between The Big Issue and The Cloud. Confused? You needn't be. The idea is relatively straightforward. Instead of homeless people selling magazines to... >>

VIDEO: The Super Mario movie they should have made

VIDEO: The Super Mario movie they should have made

By 16 March 2011

The Super Mario Bros. film that was made in 1993 and stars Bob Hoskins has a score of 3.8 on IMDB. And that's because it's an absolute horror-show for your peepers, a perfect example of how not to make a movie of a video game. And whilst Joe Nicolosi's... >>

What is SXSW?

What is SXSW?

By 15 March 2011

You've probably seen the cryptic letters SXSW dropped into stories and tweets over the last few days and around this time every year. If you know your iOS from your Android then you probably know only too well what everyone's bleating on about. However,... >>