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ISIS and Social Media Report Examined At SXSW

Authors Jonathan Morgan and Jim Berger analyzed a sample of 20,000 ISIS supporting Twitter accounts and found that even though ISIS has only been active under that name for less than 2 years, it has an extremely active and connected group on Twitter.

03/18/2015

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KYW at SXSW: Anonymous App ‘Yik Yak’ Addressing Cyberbullying Concerns

Today, at the SXSW Interactive Conference, in Austin, Tex., the cofounders of Yik Yak took the stage to defend the service against criticisms that it enabled cyberbullying.

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Facebook Diversity Director Discusses Movement To Diversify Tech At SXSW

Maxine Williams says diversity has become a top priority at Facebook.

03/17/2015

Rapper Chill Moody, David Silver (Rec Philly) & musician Milton. (credit: Melony Roy)

Free Party At Temple University To Feature Some Philly Music Acts Before They Head To SXSW

If you can’t make it to Austin this year for the annual South by Southwest music, entertainment and technology conference, tonight there’s a free pre-party at Temple University featuring some of the acts from the ALL Philly music showcase before they head southwest.

03/14/2015

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South By Southwest Guide To Austin

Explore the Live Music Capital of the World like a seasoned veteran with these guides for your South by Southwest vacation to Austin, Texas.

03/13/2015

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Local Tech Companies, Musicians, Filmmakers Ready For Highly Anticipated SXSW

The annual event not only attracts people from all over the world, but also from here in Philadelphia.

03/13/2015

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6 Things Al Gore Won’t Say At SXSW 2015

Al Gore will return to SXSW to speak at SXSW Interactive and while there are a range of things he talk about, but there’s a good number of things he definitely won’t say.

03/11/2015

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A Food Lover’s Guide To Austin, TX

Take a look at 10 of the best places for food in Austin, TX, some of which may surprise you.

03/04/2015

Cate Blanchette, Lily James and Helena Bonham Carter (Photo by Andreas Rentz/Getty Images)

What You Need To Know In Entertainment – March 2015

Here are a few other things you don’t want to miss out on this month if basketball’s March Madness isn’t your thing.

02/25/2015

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Must-See US Technology Conventions In 2014

Among the must-see technology conventions to visit are the Cloud Expo in New York, E3 2014 in Los Angeles, MacWorld/iWorld and Dreamforce in San Francisco and South by Southwest in Austin.

02/04/2014

A screen similar to the one used during Awesomefest. (Credit: Josh Goldbloom, Awesomefest)

Free, ‘Awesome’ Summer Film Festival Kicks Off This Saturday

A free summer film festival gets underway in Philadelphia this Saturday.

06/04/2012