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O Hai, I'm Back from SXSWi. And I Learned Something.

12 March 2008 • Filed under ,

Another pilgrimage to Austin, Texas has passed and with it another great year at SXSWi. After last year’s sort of dismal vibe, I considered not going again. But as the time drew near, I found myself growing more optimistic about this conference. Hope floats. And so do cheesy titles of Sandra Bullock movies, apparently.

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Why, Yes -- I Am Going to South By Southwest.

3 March 2008 • Filed under ,

Thanks for asking!

As numerous other designy-types have announced, I too announce that I will be attending this year’s famously nerdy SXSWi conference. This will be my third year of attendance, and yet there are many people I have “met” online that I have not met in person.

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SXSW 2006: Day 4

15 March 2006 • Filed under ,

Ah, relief and sadness. The final day of SXSW. I’m tired and ready to go home, but it feels like this conference has passed by too quickly. It feels like we’ve just begun…

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SXSW 2006: Day 3

14 March 2006 • Filed under ,

Today’s panels were sort of “hit or miss.” Two that I went to didn’t leave me with what I expected; one was completely different than I surmised from the title and description, and the other was fun but mostly uniformative relative to my interests (which I thought would be piqued). Anyhow, what follows are some notes from my day…

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SXSW 2006: Day 2

13 March 2006 • Filed under ,

So I have this utterly brilliant plan to capture my notes and ideas at the end of each day. Genius. Yesterday I did okay, and though I was really tired I was able to stick to the plan and do a pretty effective brain dump. Today’s notes will be shorter, but not for lack of quality panels or learning. I’m just tired. ;)

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SXSW 2006: Day 1

12 March 2006 • Filed under ,

This is as much an experimental exercise as it is an effort to share thoughts and notes that are fresh on my mind. I’m not much of a note-taker, so we’ll see how this goes as I review the events of today…

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See Y'all Down South.

7 March 2006 • Filed under

Though I have been a South Texas resident for as long as the South by Southwest Interactive Festival has been around, this will be my first official year of attendance…

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