I just finished writing up a quick recap of my experiences at South by Southwest Interactive for Urban Omnibus, a project of the Architectural League of New York. I met UO co-editor Varick Shute last summer when she inquired about writing a piece on Project: Interaction. I was thrilled to help out again with a review of SXSWi!
From the recap:
After checking in at the Austin Convention Center using the location-based app Foursquare, it told me the place was “swarming.” I read a little more and discovered that I was there with 377 other people, including four of my friends who also checked in on Foursquare. I shared my location with my Twitter and Facebook friends and snapped a photo of the sun-drenched escalator using the “1977” filter on Instagram. The check-in earned me eight points and I moved up one spot on the leader board. Sweet!
Read the whole article over at Urban Omnibus, and check out some of the other great stories while you’re there!