People tend to check in during these times:
Is a LEED® Gold certified building located in the heart of the capital of Texas, one of the most affordable cities in America. The convention center has a convenient downtown location, between the shores of Lady Bird Lake and historic Sixth Street.
Shazam (a 2011 Most Innovative Company) can identify more than 10 million tracks from just a few notes, making it a great tool for people attending this year's South By Southwest music festival.
The Austin Convention Center is powered by 100% Renewable Energy through a mix of on-site solar panels and Austin Energy’s Green Choice Program
Welcome to the epicenter of SXSW! Pro tips: Take the stairs when sprinting to your next meeting or panel to avoid the crowded escalators & follow @CNNSXSW for the best of the festival :-)
Go to SXSWi and nerd out.
Can't update your blog or Twitter feed on the 3G network? Fear not, you're in a 4G WiMAX hotspot!
Get your nametag early to avoid long lines!
I’ve done some very unconventional things here.
Arrive in Austin for SXSW!
Have a likeable time! And for goodness sake, take advil at night and drink a lot of water.
Get to panels and talks early, they tend to fill up quickly.
This is your SXSW command center. Meet industry contacts, grab a bag 'o schwag & gobble up free wifi. But peek at the 4th St entrance for something unexpected: the Texas Rollergirls roller derby rink!
Caught a Ride
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Epic block party scheduled here during SXSW! More details here
Stand in a line
Drank, hung out with good people and slept. Ha.
Find a few bytes of open wireless bandwidth, and install the new Seesmic Destkop client for Facebook. Better yet, tell all your friends who "don't get" twitter to do it! =)
Need some free sunglasses? We have those! Grab a pair to keep the Austin sun out of your eyes - check out iHeartRadio on the Kindle Fire at the Amazon booth to grab a pair!
Go to Screenburn Gaming Arcade
Wear deodorant please.
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Free coffee at the Thrillist coffee cart across the street from the main entrance thru Thursday! #sxsw
Be early for your name tags!
yourmomisresponsive.com is the kind of thing I expect from SXSW.
A big hello to all our DJs who are in town for SXSW.. #BUMSQUADDJZ
Silence your phone, k?
If you really want to see a a hot panel, show up EARLY! Chances are everyone else wants in as well and it'll be full.
This place is massive; one could easily walk miles without ever stepping outside. Bring comfy shoes...
Bring an umbrella - its raining here.
Austin, TX is the new Silicon Valley!
@vertmob in the house
Very nice place!
Good place to host SXSW (and other events). Good layout and in the heart of downtown.
Be a panelist...registration line is way the hell shorter!
South by South West aka SxSW. SxSW took place primarily at the Austin Convention Center. Geeks, music, media.
Go to Nate Silver. He's charming.
So yeah, this is way more that just spring break for nerds.
Try the conventions!