Last month, our teams at StratIS and BuLogics exhibited at South by Southwest (SXSW) for the first time. We went there with a singular focus: to educate people on the importance of working together towards building smart cities. So often in the tech community, people want to quickly tear down what other’s have built or […]
NIO, an electric vehicle startup backed by Chinese venture capitalists, unveiled its first self-driving car concept at SXSW this weekend. The NIO EVE is a “mobile living area” as much as a vehicle, and has been designed to accommodate long family journeys. The interior has reclining seats that can fold into beds and front seats […]
These days there is a conference or convention for just about everything. Are you a foodie that also enjoys gaming and watching YouTube? There is a conference for that. Are you a fan of My Little Pony? There is a convention for that, too. The Internet of Things is no different, but where it does […]
Kyle Ellicott is the cofounder of Wearable World, ReadWrite’s parent company, and directs Wearable World Labs, a startup incubator. Many of those who have attended South By Southwest Interactive in recent years complain that it’s lost focus. Perhaps that’s fair: It’s no longer the insidery event that crowns new hot social apps like Twitter or […]
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