The cybersecurity threat – are we protected yet?

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In a panel at SXSW Interactive last week, Congressman Michael McCaul, Admiral Bobby Inman, and security industry experts Joe Ross and Dena Graziano discussed a broad range of cyber threats – to the military, U.S. businesses, and the public.

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Notes from SXSW Interactive: Moore’s Law, software, and disruption

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Two of today’s tech influencers were at SXSW Interactive this week with their views on where some of the next big opportunities may lie.

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President Obama urges prudence from both sides of encryption debate, warns against 'absolutist' position

Article Image Speaking on the encryption debate at SXSW Interactive in Austin on Friday, President Barack Obama carefully navigated the waters between government overreach and civil liberties, saying that while both sides need to make concessions, encryption advocates should avoid taking an absolutist stance on the issue.

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SXSW festival to use more than 1,000 Apple iBeacons for location-based alerts, meetups

This year’s SXSW festival in Austin, Tex., will feature more than a thousand iBeacon transmitters onsite, allowing attendees to receive timely, location-specific messages and the ability to connect with others.



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