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Houston Chronicle
Bathroom bill clears key Texas Senate committee voteeconomic consequences will be significant." Tim Noonan of Visit Austin followe
Houston Chronicle / Posted 7 hours ago
economic consequences will be significant." Tim Noonan of Visit Austin followed that later by warning that festivals like South by Southwest and the Austin City Limits Festival could face boycotts by artists. Business leaders who have spent much... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Bathroom debate flares anew in Texas Legislatureeconomic consequences will be significant." Tim Noonan of Visit Austin followe
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 hours ago
economic consequences will be significant." Tim Noonan of Visit Austin followed that later by warning that festivals like South by Southwest and the Austin City Limits Festival could face boycotts by artists. Business leaders who have spent much... Read more
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birminghammail
Game of Thrones illegal pirates targeted amid Kodi crackdownshow's creators David Benioff and DB Weiss announced the singer would make an a
birminghammail / Posted 21 hours ago
show's creators David Benioff and DB Weiss announced the singer would make an appearance as they spoke at a panel at South By Southwest Festival in Austin, Texas. The HBO series based on George RR Martin's A Song Of Ice And Fire novels will... Read more
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Computerworld (NZ)
Kim Dotcom vows to keep fighting ‘unlawful surveillance’Annie Goldson will screen at the New Zealand International Film Festival later
Computerworld (NZ) / Posted yesterday
Annie Goldson will screen at the New Zealand International Film Festival later this month, following its screening at the South by SouthWest Festival in Austin, Texas earlier this year. According to the University it traces Dotcom’s history from... Read more
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The News & Observer
Watch the trailer for Judd Apatow-produced Avett Brothers documentary, ‘May It Last’music producer Rick Rubin while recording the 2017 Grammy-nominated album “True
The News & Observer / Posted yesterday
music producer Rick Rubin while recording the 2017 Grammy-nominated album “True Sadness.” The film, which premiered at South by Southwest in Austin this year, is currently scheduled to hit local theaters on Sept. 12. It will air at a later date... Read more
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FOX News
Charlize Theron on 'Atomic Blonde' sex scene with a woman: 'It was really easy'a woman like Boutella (in the film), was not a hard task. “Seducing her? it ‘s
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
a woman like Boutella (in the film), was not a hard task. “Seducing her? it ‘s easy, she’s gorgeous!” she told a crowd at South by Southwest. “She was just great. She was the only actress that we looked at. She came over, she hung out with me and... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Things to know about this year’s Capitol Hill Block Partywith our programming, over the years. Some years might lean a little more a cer
The Seattle Times / Posted 2 days ago
with our programming, over the years. Some years might lean a little more a certain way than others, but that’s not always by complete design. There’s a lot of variables.” On booking the big bands … “We have a wish list. We sort of put together... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Sheeran back on Twitter after brief disappearance following Thrones cameoguest appearances on the show, it is not known for casting celebrities. Creato
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
guest appearances on the show, it is not known for casting celebrities. Creators DB Weiss and David Benioff explained at a South by Southwest panel earlier this year the very personal reason why Sheeran appeared on the show. Mr Benioff said they... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Ed Sheeran Deletes Twitter Account After Polarizing ‘Game of Thrones’ Cameounnamed soldier drawing the attention of Arya Stark (Maisie Williams). Sheeran
Houston Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
unnamed soldier drawing the attention of Arya Stark (Maisie Williams). Sheeran’s cameo was announced last year at the South by Southwest festival in Austin, Texas, during a “Game of Thrones” panel. Showrunners D.B. Weiss and David Benioff... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
James Franco stars, directs film about worst film ever madeTommy Wiseau. I relate to him so much, in ways I don’t even want to admit.” "T
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 3 days ago
Tommy Wiseau. I relate to him so much, in ways I don’t even want to admit.” "The Disaster Artist" debuted at this year’s South by Southwest Film Festival and it received a standing ovation. It opens in limited release on Dec. 1, and will be... Read more
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The Mercury News
James Franco is really bad in ‘The Disaster Artist’ trailer — just as he should bedistributors know that they have “a gem on” their hands with “The Disaster Arti
The Mercury News / Posted 3 days ago
distributors know that they have “a gem on” their hands with “The Disaster Artist.” When the film debuted at Austin’s South by Southwest film festival in March, it received a standing ovation and rave reviews. The film also features stars... Read more
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Salon.com
See James Franco as Tommy Wiesau in the first trailer for “The Disaster Artist”the cast of bedraggled actors and crew members fighting to stay afloat on the T
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
the cast of bedraggled actors and crew members fighting to stay afloat on the Titanic that was “The Room”. A darling of the South by Southwest festival, “The Disaster Artist” already has a 92% approval rating on Rotten Tomatoes (“The Room” stands at... Read more
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FOX News
'Game of Thrones' Season 7 Ed Sheeran cameo upset some fanscapital city of King’s Landing. As Entertainment Weekly notes, Sheeran’s cameo
FOX News / Posted 4 days ago
capital city of King’s Landing. As Entertainment Weekly notes, Sheeran’s cameo in the show was announced in March at the South by Southwest Festival where co-showrunner David Benioff admitted that it was all an elaborate effort to surprise Arya... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Delta announces flights from Amsterdam to Austin for SXSWfour nonstop round-trip flights between Amsterdam’s Airport Schiphol and Austin
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 4 days ago
four nonstop round-trip flights between Amsterdam’s Airport Schiphol and Austin-Bergstrom International Airport during South by Southwest Festival. According to a press release issued by Delta Air Lines, Delta will run four nonstop round-trip... Read more
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birminghammail
Game of Thrones fans are very unhappy about Ed Sheeran's cameoshow's creators David Benioff and DB Weiss announced the singer would make an a
birminghammail / Posted 4 days ago
show's creators David Benioff and DB Weiss announced the singer would make an appearance as they spoke at a panel at South By Southwest Festival in Austin, Texas. The HBO series based on George RR Martin's A Song Of Ice And Fire novels will... Read more
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Daily Mail
Maisie Williams reflects on her Arya Stark character as GoT returnsher character stumbled upon a singing soldier played by Ed Sheeran 'This year
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
her character stumbled upon a singing soldier played by Ed Sheeran 'This year we finally did it,' Benioff said at the South By Southwest Festival. RELATED ARTICLES Women rule! Fans rave about Game of Thrones season 7...Angry Game of Thrones... Read more
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SKY News
Ed Sheeran sings in Game Of Thrones cameoDavid Benioff and DB Weiss announced the singer-songwriter would make an appear
SKY News / Posted 5 days ago
David Benioff and DB Weiss announced the singer-songwriter would make an appearance as they spoke at a panel at the South By Southwest Festival in Austin, Texas. The HBO series, which is based on George RR Martin's A Song Of Ice And Fire... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Ed Sheeran sings in Game Of Thrones cameoshow’s creators David Benioff and DB Weiss announced the singer would make an a
Irish Examiner / Posted 5 days ago
show’s creators David Benioff and DB Weiss announced the singer would make an appearance as they spoke at a panel at South By Southwest Festival in Austin, Texas. The HBO series based on George RR Martin’s A Song Of Ice And Fire novels will... Read more
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Daily Mail
Ed Sheeran sings in his Game of Thrones cameo on season premiereon the show to surprise Maisie, and this year we finally did it,' Benioff said
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
on the show to surprise Maisie, and this year we finally did it,' Benioff said in March while appearing at the festival South By Southwest in Austin, Texas. Say what? Not all viewers were enamored with the singer's outing on the... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Kim Dotcom documentary screens at film festivalFilm Festival beginning with Auckland on July 29, 31 and August 6.Kim Dotcom: C
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 5 days ago
Film Festival beginning with Auckland on July 29, 31 and August 6.Kim Dotcom: Caught in the Web has already screened at the South by SouthWest Festival in Austin, Texas. Afterwards Rolling Stone writer David Fear wrote: “Whether you think he [Kim... Read more
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The Mercury News
Early Stage: The hat that reads your thoughtsMRI machine, eventually using them to detect our thoughts. “It’s the next step
The Mercury News / Posted 5 days ago
MRI machine, eventually using them to detect our thoughts. “It’s the next step in computing,” Jepsen said onstage at South by Southwest this year, according to a video posted online. A prototype bandage from Openwater, which would use... Read more
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The Morning Call
Top 5 Concerts of the Weekduo, has been playing for a decade, with its style drawing companisons to Matt
The Morning Call / Posted 9 days ago
duo, has been playing for a decade, with its style drawing companisons to Matt and Kim. But it has been the prestigious South by Southwest festival in Austin, Texas, where Slingshot Dakota has made its mark. Playing there in 2016, it got a boost... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Loretta Lynn at home after stroke, will delay next albumFILE - In this March 17, 2016, file photo, Loretta Lynn performs at the BBC Mus
Savannah Morning News / Posted 9 days ago
FILE - In this March 17, 2016, file photo, Loretta Lynn performs at the BBC Music Showcase at Stubb’s during South By Southwest in Austin, Texas. Lynn is back at home recovering after a stroke she suffered in May, but her next album will be delayed... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Loretta Lynn at home after stroke, will delay next albumFILE - In this March 17, 2016, file photo, Loretta Lynn performs at the BBC Mus
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 days ago
FILE - In this March 17, 2016, file photo, Loretta Lynn performs at the BBC Music Showcase at Stubb's during South By Southwest in Austin, Texas. Lynn is back at home recovering after a stroke she suffered in May, but her next album will be delayed... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Loretta Lynn at home after stroke, will delay next albumFILE - In this March 17, 2016, file photo, Loretta Lynn performs at the BBC Mus
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 9 days ago
FILE - In this March 17, 2016, file photo, Loretta Lynn performs at the BBC Music Showcase at Stubb's during South By Southwest in Austin, Texas. Lynn is back at home recovering after a stroke she suffered in May, but her next album will be delayed... Read more
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The Register
If at first you don't succeed, you're Microsoft pushing its magical white space broadbandso 2012 didn't happen. But the very next year, 2013, Microsoft was displaying t
The Register / Posted 10 days ago
so 2012 didn't happen. But the very next year, 2013, Microsoft was displaying this revolutionary new technology at the South by Southwest festival in Texas. Free internet access. Amazing. OK, so 2013 didn't really happen either. But that... Read more
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Mashable
2017's social media landscape in one stunning infographicPrism" back in 2008. His project — designed with creative agency JESS3 — covere
Mashable / Posted 10 days ago
Prism" back in 2008. His project — designed with creative agency JESS3 — covered the streets of Austin, Texas during South by Southwest that year and continues to be a popular reference among marketers. Image: BRIAN SOLIS AND... Read more
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Variety
SXSW Documentary ‘Served Like a Girl’ Lands at Entertainment StudiosThe movie, which marks Heslov’s feature directorial debut, premiered this year
Variety / Posted 10 days ago
The movie, which marks Heslov’s feature directorial debut, premiered this year at South by Southwest. ESMP is targeting a mid-August theatrical debut, followed by a digital/DVD release through its digital distribution unit, Freestyle Digital Media,... Read more
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Business Insider
Unboxing, hacks and sleep blogs: $200 million mattress startup Casper is shaking up advertisingweekend, while this year, it collaborated with Tesla and The Standard hotel to
Business Insider / Posted 10 days ago
weekend, while this year, it collaborated with Tesla and The Standard hotel to create a hipster crash pad at South by Southwest. On the influencer side, Casper tapped into a roster of famous pet pooches when it launched dog mattresses... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Unboxing, hacks and sleep blogs: $200 million mattress startup Casper is shaking up advertisingweekend, while this year, it collaborated with Tesla and The Standard hotel to
Stamford Advocate / Posted 10 days ago
weekend, while this year, it collaborated with Tesla and The Standard hotel to create a hipster crash pad at South by Southwest. On the influencer side, Casper tapped into a roster of famous pet pooches when it launched dog mattresses... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Unboxing, hacks and sleep blogs: $200 million mattress startup Casper is shaking up advertisingweekend, while this year, it collaborated with Tesla and The Standard hotel to
Connecticut Post / Posted 10 days ago
weekend, while this year, it collaborated with Tesla and The Standard hotel to create a hipster crash pad at South by Southwest. On the influencer side, Casper tapped into a roster of famous pet pooches when it launched dog mattresses... Read more
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Billboard
Blues Legend Bobby Rush on New Doc 'I Am the Blues' & Exclusive Clip: 'There Won't Be Another Movie Like This'they love me; they hire me to be able to put butts in the seats." Rush is eage
Billboard / Posted 11 days ago
they love me; they hire me to be able to put butts in the seats." Rush is eager to promote the film, which premiered at South by Southwest in 2016 and won the best documentary feature film award at this year’s Canadian Screen Awards. “I hope the... Read more
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/Film
Lemon Trailer: Janicza Bravo's Feature Directorial DebutFilm Festival (where our own Peter Sciretta wasn’t a fan), Magnolia picked up t
/Film / Posted 11 days ago
Film Festival (where our own Peter Sciretta wasn’t a fan), Magnolia picked up the film around the time it played at South by Southwest. Bravo’s comedy looks like the divisive type, but the reviews have been majoritively positive, with praise... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Willie Nelson sets Sugar Land dateand Teresa Lozano Long Center for the Performing Arts in Austin, Texas for a we
Houston Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
and Teresa Lozano Long Center for the Performing Arts in Austin, Texas for a week of shows associated with the 29th annual South by Southwest� (SXSW(r)) Festival. The guests for FRIDAY, MARCH 20 included actor Willie Nelson, Colin Hanks ("All... Read more
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NZCity
Haim refuse to let people “change” who they are“stayed very strong” and didn’t listen. She said: "We started our band in 2007
NZCity / Posted 13 days ago
“stayed very strong” and didn’t listen. She said: "We started our band in 2007, and really until 2011, when we went to South By Southwest and got 'discovered,' for those five years so many different people said, ‘Well maybe it’s not working for... Read more
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Salon.com
Britt Daniel on Spoon’s new album, Prince and a quarter century of indie lifenext year sometime.” When did you see him? Which tour? The last time I saw hi
Salon.com / Posted 13 days ago
next year sometime.” When did you see him? Which tour? The last time I saw him was 2013. He played a one-off show during South by Southwest. It was a show put on by Samsung; it wasn’t an actual South by Southwest show. I heard Prince was playing,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Ruido Fest is here to stayacts. "We're paying tribute to that legacy." For his part, Muñoz doesn't think
Chicago Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
acts. "We're paying tribute to that legacy." For his part, Muñoz doesn't think its Ruido booking is a fluke. "We played South by Southwest (in 2015 and 2016), where it was a bunch of rock bands and us. So Ruido is the same kind of thing, just... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
What’s the next big thing in music? Spotify thinks it’s all about your playlistsaid Linying, who has since been signed to major record labels and performed at
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 15 days ago
said Linying, who has since been signed to major record labels and performed at festivals such as Summer Sonic in Japan and South By Southwest in the US. Apart from artists getting their music out, businesses are also slowly tapping into the idea... Read more
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The Irish Times
'My stepfather always told me you can’t trust anyone but family'his own family. Yet Krisha, which, by its Cannes bow, had already received the
The Irish Times / Posted 16 days ago
his own family. Yet Krisha, which, by its Cannes bow, had already received the Grand Jury Award and Audience Award at South by Southwest, has subsequently gained a devoted cult following. Last year, it won the John Cassavetes prize at the... Read more
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AceShowbiz
'Baby Driver' Helmer Edgar Wright Talks Potential Sequelreuse the scene as it was a really good scene, but it seemed to interrupt the f
AceShowbiz / Posted 16 days ago
reuse the scene as it was a really good scene, but it seemed to interrupt the flow of tension." "Baby Driver" premiered at South by Southwest on March 11 and was released in U.S. theaters on June 28. It received critical acclaim and has grossed... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Pinterest wants advertisers to see the bigger pictureits understated style and playing the game: In addition to its setup at Cannes,
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 18 days ago
its understated style and playing the game: In addition to its setup at Cannes, it made a splashy appearance at this year’s South by Southwest festival and has attended at other industry events. “It’s a focus for this year, building better tools... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
FILM BUFF: 5 movies to look out for in JulyBig Sick” made its debut at the Sundance Film Festival in January, and in March
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 18 days ago
Big Sick” made its debut at the Sundance Film Festival in January, and in March received the Audience Award at South by Southwest. Since then, the praise for the film’s script and performances has been almost universal. Think about the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
The musical, millennial life of 'Baby Driver's' Ansel Elgortas colorful criminals in Edgar Wright's action-musical "Baby Driver." (Sony/Tri
Chicago Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
as colorful criminals in Edgar Wright's action-musical "Baby Driver." (Sony/TriStar) Ever since the film’s debut at the South by Southwest Film Festival, critics have been heaping praise on the screeching-tires action romance about a young... Read more
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The Irish Times
Cars, Dunkirk, Spider-Man and more: the summer movie guide7 IT COMES AT NIGHT Trey Edward Shultz made a splash last year with the nail-
The Irish Times / Posted 18 days ago
7 IT COMES AT NIGHT Trey Edward Shultz made a splash last year with the nail-biting family drama Krisha, named by John Waters as the best film of 2016. Arriving hot on the heels of Get Out, this brilliant new post-apocalyptic drama,... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
The musical, millennial life of 'Baby Driver's' Ansel Elgortas colorful criminals in Edgar Wright's action-musical "Baby Driver." (Sony/Tri
Los Angeles Times / Posted 19 days ago
as colorful criminals in Edgar Wright's action-musical "Baby Driver." (Sony/TriStar) Ever since the film’s debut at the South by Southwest Film Festival, critics have been heaping praise on the screeching-tires action romance about a young... Read more
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Box Office Mojo
'Despicable Me 3' #1; 'Baby Driver' Outperforms and 'Wonder Woman' Tops $700M Worldwidethe film saw significant buzz thanks to strong early reviews, which have been g
Box Office Mojo / Posted 19 days ago
the film saw significant buzz thanks to strong early reviews, which have been glowing ever since its March premiere at the South by Southwest Film Festival. Opening day audiences seemed to agree with the reviews, giving Baby Driver an "A-"... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Silicon Valley's old boy power structure is getting toppled and the repercussions will be hugeworld of venture capitalists. Veuer's Nick Cardona (@nickcardona93) has that st
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 20 days ago
world of venture capitalists. Veuer's Nick Cardona (@nickcardona93) has that story. When Chris Sacca took the stage at the South by Southwest conference in March, the "Shark Tank" judge kicked off his talk by doling out cans of beers to the women... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Silicon Valley's old boy power structure is getting toppled and the repercussions will be hugeworld of venture capitalists. Veuer's Nick Cardona (@nickcardona93) has that st
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 20 days ago
world of venture capitalists. Veuer's Nick Cardona (@nickcardona93) has that story. When Chris Sacca took the stage at the South by Southwest conference in March, the "Shark Tank" judge kicked off his talk by doling out cans of beers to the women... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Silicon Valley's old boy power structure is getting toppled and the repercussions will be hugeWhen Chris Sacca took the stage at the South by Southwest conference in March,
Stamford Advocate / Posted 20 days ago
When Chris Sacca took the stage at the South by Southwest conference in March, the "Shark Tank" judge kicked off his talk by doling out cans of beers to the women sitting in the front rows. "We’re going to do this unlike Uber. The women get them... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Silicon Valley's old boy power structure is getting toppled and the repercussions will be hugeWhen Chris Sacca took the stage at the South by Southwest conference in March,
Connecticut Post / Posted 20 days ago
When Chris Sacca took the stage at the South by Southwest conference in March, the "Shark Tank" judge kicked off his talk by doling out cans of beers to the women sitting in the front rows. "We’re going to do this unlike Uber. The women get them... Read more
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