Monthly Archives: March 2007

SXSW – Day 1 – Sat. March 10, 2007 – The Notes

Here are my notes for SXSW – Day 1 – Sat. March 10, 2007. Some of it is quotes and some is paraphrase. I may or may not find time to add more of my thoughts (ha ha ha!).
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SXSW – Day 1 – Sat. March 10, 2007
9am – Breakfast with the gang at the hotel. Bought one of Cindy’s “Geeks <3 *” shirts. Norm made me laugh and laugh some more.
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(Jen says : transcribing whilst comatose waiting for caffeine to kick in makes for…)
10 am – Emerging Technology and Trends
Moderator:Wired Mag (Laura Moorhead)
Frog/NYU: (Robert Fabricant)
Blum: 2nd from left (Andrew Blum)
Middle Guy (Eliot Van Buskirk)
Raffel the Yahoo guy (Jeff Bonforte)
Pete the Engagdet boy (Peter Rojas)
Engagdet boy – talked on technological determinism or social determinism (he didn’t use those words)
Frog/NYU prof – Technologies don’t really propagate until there is a social need.

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Legalize Canada

Legalize Canada

Sat. 3/10/07 – Derek Featherstone and Tantek Çelik at the Frog Party

Steve and Andy

Steve and Andy

Sat. 3.10.07 – Steve Champeon and Andy Clarke sitting out on the smokers balcony at SXSW.

Noah and Jay

Noah and Jay

Sat. 03.10.07 – Noah Glass and Jay Allen out on the balcony at SXSW.