South by Southwest

SXSW 2015: This Slick, All-American Dream Makes Me Hate the Fact That I Live in the UK

Vincent Dignan | Posted 23.05.2015 | UK Tech
Vincent Dignan

I really believe the inherent optimism of Americans is a major reason behind their cultural and business successes. Europe certainly has enough smart and talented people, but from my 10 years+ of being around creative people and three years in the startup world, I see many similarities and faults in the two groups.

Eric Schmidt 'Manterrupts' Woman During Sexism Talk

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 17.03.2015 | UK Tech

Eric Schmidt has landed himself in hot water after talking so much about gender inequality in the tech industry that he actually started to drown out ...

Finally, A Flying Car That Actually WORKS

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 16.03.2015 | UK Tech

The AeroMobil 3.0 is the pretty much the realisation of every dream you've ever had about a floating UFO-style hover car. The good news is that it ...

Two Dead At SXSW Music Festival

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

Two people have been killed and more than twenty injured after a car ploughed into crowds at the South By Southwest music festival in Austin, Texas. ...

I Never Appreciated British Taxi Drivers... Until I Went To Texas.

Hanna Flint | Posted 21.05.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Hanna Flint

I've never really had a good experience with taxis. If memory serves, the worst occurred in my second year of university, when a week after passing my driving test a mini cab rear-ended my Peugeot 206, writing the poor hatchback off for half the price we paid.

SXSW Recap: The Bands That Conquered the World

Todd Cochran | Posted 18.05.2013 | UK Entertainment
Todd Cochran

The real newsmakers were the bands that "broke-through" this year. Highly-touted newer acts, like England's Savages, far exceeded the hype, as well as bands that came out of nowhere to wow audiences, like Austin's own Black Pistol Fire, were among those that made a mark.

South By Southwest Gears Up for a Massive 2013 Festival

Todd Cochran | Posted 11.05.2013 | UK Entertainment
Todd Cochran

Like most things in life, you have to work a little harder to get the big prize. This premise is especially true for those that are attending the South By Southwest Music Festival in Austin, Texas this week.

WATCH: What Does Your Cat Get Up To When You're Away? 'Catcam The Movie' Will Show You...

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 14.03.2012 | UK Comedy

The South By Southwest Film Festival is an opportunity for the kookier side of the cinematic world to make its presence felt. As a clear-cut example o...

Homeless Hotspots?

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 12.03.2012 | UK Tech

Need to get online at a tech conference? Just find a homeless person. A marketing company has presented a controversial experiment to use homeless ...