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SXSW V2V: PanelPicker Voting Time!

Michael Robin on 4.28.2014 in CultureSauce


SXSW V2V is the newest addition to the SXSW family of events and serves an extension and re-imagining of the legendary SXSW experience with an emphasis on the creative spark that drives entrepreneurial innovation. The four day event brings the startup and venture capital communities together with the creative industries that have helped to make SXSW so special. V2V serves innovators and entrepreneurs from across all the industries at the core of the SXSW Family of events – technology, music, film, fashion, health, education, sustainability, and more – as they learn the skills, make the connections, and find the inspiration to take their ideas and talents to the next level.


Walls of Sauciness

Q Manning on 4.22.2014 in CultureSauce


What better way to show off the love we have for our people, our fans, and of course, our clients than to spread a little sauciness all over the world? One of the ways we do that is by creating fun, exciting, saucy wallpapers for your iPhone, Android, Tablets, & computer screens!

From spreading our company motto of “We don’t make apps. We create Happiness.” to reminding everyone to take a moment and “Rub Ein’s Belly”, we invite you to download and enjoy!

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Tech Zulu: SXSW 2014 Interview with Q Manning

Michael Robin on 3.27.2014 in CultureSauce


TechZulu has brought is in for year three of SXSW interviews!

Interviewed by Melissa Jun Rowley in the SXSW 2014 IndieGoGo Lounge, CEO of Rocksauce Studios bares all his thoughts on Wearable Tech and it’s prominent presence at the event.

Wearable Tech’s Hottest Names Converge for SXSW Panel

Michael Robin on 1.29.2014 in CultureSauce In the News


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AUSTIN, Texas— Rocksauce Studios—an Austin, Texas-based mobile design and app development studio responsible for SmallCall, TickTalk, Brewski Me, and Tripini — will be presenting SXSW’s most blush-inducing panel to the 2014 Interactive Festival. Tech Off Your Clothes: Naked Truths of Wearables, will be an exciting looking into the tech industry’s most burgeoning scene.



TechZulu Trend Lounge Creates the Stage at SXSW Interactive 2013

Michael Robin on 3.26.2013 in CultureSauce In the News


By TechZulu

March 26, 2013

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TechZulu has been covering the South by Southwest (SXSW) Interactive festival for five years now, and we’ve seen a lot in that time. We remember when Foursquare was battling it out with local Austin competitor Gowalla, and when Brian Solis would instigate pop-up champagne parties at the Driskill.


The Future of Mobile Apps: Appboy at SxSW 2013

Michael Robin on 3.21.2013 in CultureSauce In the News


By Cezary Pietrzak
March 21, 2013

Read the Original Article on Appboy

Appboy at SxSW 2013 + The Future of Mobile Apps from Appboy on Vimeo.

By now, everyone knows that SxSW was not about mobile apps.

What worked in the past for Twitter, Foursquare, GroupMe, Sonar and Highlight did not work in 2013. In fact, there was no clear winner at SxSW. Sure, people talked about new set of emerging technologies like 3D printing, collaborative tech, gesture tech and space exploration, but none of these can claim the title of “the next big thing.”


USA TODAY: At SXSW, apps add to the mixed-media mashup

Michael Robin on 3.8.2013 in CultureSauce In the News


By Mike Snider

March 8th, 2013

Read the Original Article at USA Today

The 10-day South By Southwest Festival has always been a mashup of movies, music and technology. This year, there’s a growing focus on the rise of entertainment apps to help you better enjoy those and other pursuits.


Austin iLab Features Rocksauce Studios

Michael Robin on 7.2.2012 in CultureSauce


Listen to the Show Here

July 1, 2012

Rocksauce Studios is a mobile creation studio in Austin- they make apps the market wants. Everyone has an app idea, but Rocksauce works with clients to make those ideas spectacular. They approach their work from the perspective of design, focusing on branding and marketing and helping clients figure out how to make the move from idea to application.

Q Manning, CEO of Rocksauce Studios, talks with us about his style of innovation in Austin in this episode of the Austin iLab. Listen in to learn more!

Discover SXSW Party Hotspots with these Android and iOS Apps

Michael Robin on 3.7.2012 in CultureSauce


Read the article at Silicon Angle

In a few days hards of geeks will land in Austin for SXSW.  Truly, SXSW has come a long way since catering tomusic enthusiasts to the present day’s podium of the most victorious tech-centric product launches. There have been numerous companies that want to replicate the winning formula of Twitter and Foursquare—two companies that made this Austin affair a springboard of success.

The Texan capital city will be a hotspot for cinephiles, geeks and musicians from all corners of the world. While some are SXSW-veterans, the newbies need to find their niche. To help you find the right route to your interests, here are some mobile apps that may be of good use during the conference.