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Look who Grumpy Cat has upstaged at SXSW
Lady Gaga is the festival's hot music ticket, but Julian Assange has had to make way on the main stage for cat video stars.
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Julian Assange talks at tech festival
Speaking over Skype from the Ecuadorian embassy in London, fugitive WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange said his living situation is a bit like prison -- with a more lenient visitor policy.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
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A Darpa Director on Fully Homomorphic Encryption
Dan Kaufman, a director at the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, or Darpa, knows he isn't the most popular man at this year's South by Southwest technology conference.
'300' sequel rules box office with $45.1M debut
A pre-St. Patrick's Day celebration near the flagship campus of the University of Massachusetts spiraled out of control, pitting police in riot gear against thousands of drunken and unruly revelers at the... The chaos at the University of Massachusetts over the weekend during a pre-St.
SXSW14 Day Two: 5 emergent themes
Far from unbridled joy and enthusiasm at the wonders of technical innovation and human achievements, the outlook in Austin this year is far more measured, writes Simon McEvoy, planning director at Jam.
Wikileaks whistleblower Chelsea Manning 'happy and doing well' say Pembrokeshire family
Chelsea, formerly Bradley, was found guilty of 20 charges relating to the release of classified information to whistleblower website WikiLeaks last year and was sentenced to 35 years.
Scores arrested at Massachusetts 'Blarney Blowout'
A runner-up from the last two years and a four-time champion continued to play leapfrog Saturday at the head of the pack in the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Sarah Palin's advice: 'Stop Putin with nukes'
FUGITIVE WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange says his living situation is a bit like prison, and hints at more leaks to come.
SXSW 2014: 5 things we learned on Day 2
At this year's SXSW festival, tech security is stepping from the shadows, and attendees are learning how to cope without a physical smartphone.
WikiLeaks' Assange talks NSA, hints at more leaks
Fugitive WikLeaks founder Julian Assange speaks via Skype at the South By SouthWest Interactive festival in Austin, Texas, Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Wikileaks's Assange Says He's Releasing More Secret Data
Julian Assange, the founder of Wikileaks who has disclosed scores of classified data about U.S. military and diplomatic efforts, said the group would be releasing a new batch of secret information.
Julian Assange at SXSW: All Talk but Nothing to Say
Embattled WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange made a rare onstage appearance at SXSWi on Sunday via Skype in a wide-ranging conversation about the NSA and WikiLeaks' role in the political discourse and online communications over the past decade.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Reporting: Libya'Delusional' Ghaddafi Moves Closer to a Fall
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is to be extradited to Sweden to face allegations of rape and sexual assault, according to the ruling of a British court here today.
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Privacy, surveillance gain top billing at Austin's South By Southwest Interactive ...
To get a feel for the pulse of the tech industry, it's a good idea to head to Austin, Texas, rather than Silicon Valley this time of the year.
Snowden, Assange top bill at Texas tech gathering
In this Thursday, Dec. 20, 2012, file photo, Julian Assange, founder of WikiLeaks speaks to the media and members of the public from a balcony at the Ecuadorian Embassy in London.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
UK shells out over $8mn to monitor Julian Assange
The UK has spent over $8 million on monitoring the Ecuadorian Embassy in London, where Julian Assange has been holed up for 20 months.
Seattle cancer researcher takes Project Violet to SXSW festival
Dr. Jim Olson, a cancer researcher at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in Seattle, will speak at the South by Southwest conference in Austin, Texas.
How SXSW put itself on the map
AUSTIN -- Roland Swenson was a 31-year-old proofreader and deliveryman for an alternative weekly newspaper in 1986 when he persuaded his bosses to put on a local music festival.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
ArtRage Gallery screens free Wikileaks documentary
Learn about Julian Assange's controversial WikiLeaks organization in the free documentary "We Steal Secrets: The Story of WikiLeaks" tonight at ArtRage Gallery.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Snowden to speak at SXSW
Snowden joins Glenn Greenwald , the former Guardian reporter who continues to break stories based on Snowden-provided documents at new site the Intercept, as a festival participant.