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Marie Kondo, ‘Game of Thrones’ showrunners, Ray Kurzweil and Van Jones among SXSW lineup additions

South by Southwest on Wednesday morning released another round of featured speakers for the March 10-19 conference, including decluttering author Marie Kondo (”The Life Changing Magic of Tidying Up”); David Benioff and D.B. Weiss, the showrunners...

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South by Southwest to take on Trump tech topics with two days of talks

South by Southwest will address the major changes expected in the tech industry with a Donald Trump presidential administration with two days of programming labeled "Tech Under Trump." The conference announced Tuesday morning that the programming...

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Tech Crawl: Facebook tool will censor for China, new SXSW digs and gene editing as cancer treatment

Facebook builds censorship tool to gain China market Facebook's desire to get into a China, a market where it's been blocked, has led to the company building a censorship tool that could filter news feeds by geographic region, The New York Times...

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Tech Crawl: Apple out of router business, how Trump victory may affect SXSW and Facebook's handling of flagged posts

Happy Monday of a short holiday week, folks! Here's some of the tech news that's happening while people jam the stores looking for boxes of stuffing: Apple disbanding AirPort After releasing its last update to its wireless router products in 2013...

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Mark Cuban, Vint Cerf, Rabia Choudry, Bumble founder Whitney Wolfe, 'Rogue One' director added for SXSW 2017 

South by Southwest continued its march toward March with another set of programming announcements Monday morning, including four keynote speakers, featured sessions and several new panels. In an info drop that included programming that spans the increasingly...

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WATCH: South by South Lawn livestream to feature Obama, DiCaprio, Gallant, Dap-Kings and more

The White House's South by Southwest-flavored "South By South Lawn" event is happening today and you can check out the video live stream, which will a president, a famous actor, lots of music and innovation talk. CLICK HERE FOR A PHOTO GALLERY OF...

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Obama + DiCaprio, Lumineers, Sharon Jones and Duffer Brothers to headline South by South Lawn in D.C.

South by South Lawn, a White House event taking place on Oct. 3 in partnership with the American Film Institute, C3 Presents, the President’s Committee on Arts and Humanities and SXSW, finally has its initial lineup. It will be led with a talk featuring...

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SXSW adds new featured tech panelists, women in tech session 

South by Southwest on Tuesday has released another round of content for the 2017 conference, just a week after a partnership with the White House was announced for next month. In addition to film director and "Empire" showrunner Lee Daniels, announced...

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Newest Washington D.C. import: South by Southwest

President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama  must have had a pretty good time at South by Southwest in March. The White House will host an Oct. 3 event inspired by the conference, South by South Lawn. It will have technology panels, musical...

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'Mr. Robot' and 'Halt and Catch Fire': the dark future and wistful past of our love affair with tech

Sometimes, the thing you thought you were ready to give up on returns to glory and it's just as great as you remember. That's what happened with "Mr. Robot," a TV drama on the USA Network that had its first darkly hypnotic and techno-thrilling season last...

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