Around SXSW 2015

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Another SXSW has been survived! It was fun, exhausting and had many new memories to treasure. Still the Swag Queen with 21 shirts, many other treasures and t-shirts for the nieces and nephews and my favorite Hall kids. We had such wonderful weather the whole week it was just too tempting to take pictures of downtown and town lake.  

Wrapping Up SXSW 2015

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Why Is Spec Creative so Wrong, But Feels so Right?   Michael Griffith Dir of User Experience Bottle Rocket Apps Michael Griffith’s philosophy is simple, “All I want to do is work with cool people and build cool stuff.” Griffith has been designing new media for over 20 years and his understanding of information architecture, usability, accessibility and compliance sets …

SXSW 2015 Weekend

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Start with the Things not the Internet Ross Atkin Dir Ross Atkin Associates Ross Atkin is a researcher, designer and engineer with extensive experience in both industry and academia. In industry he’s designed everything from anti-terror street furniture for the US Embassy in London to vacuum cleaners for Dyson. As a researcher his focus has been on technology and disability. …

SXSW Highlights Day 1

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Designing for Trust Michael Boeke Co-founder/Product Designer Synap Michael Boeke is a designer, product guy, and startup veteran, who is currently developing a new product. He focuses on applying a designer’s approach and modern technology to shake-up traditional (boring) industries. The technology industry is on a quest to build frictionless, seemingly magical, experiences for our users. In the effort to …

SXSW IFTTT Recipes

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Part of the awesomeness of SXSW is the idea of free everything. Tons of parties and tons of free food and stuff. These two recipes will alert you when there are party alerts and free food alerts. Watch these Twitter feeds for more information. SXSW Party Alerts SXSW Free Food Alerts