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Here Come the Wearable Apps | Glazed 2014

Michael Robin on 7.22.2014 in In the News

 

We were invited to attend GlazedCon in June to discuss our thoughts on Wearable Apps. Watch the video to see the full panel. A conversation with Myriam Joire of Pebble, Det Ansinn of BrickSimple, Q Manning of Rocksauce Studios, Jeff Jenkins of APX Labs.

After SXSW: Don’t Let Contacts Fade

Michael Robin on 3.21.2014 in In the News

 

Written by Jacob S. Hall

Curated from Entrepreneur.com

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Entrepreneur was on the ground in Austin for SXSW 2014. Feel as if you’re there with us as we share the latest innovations and give you a sneak peek at the launches and ideas that will change how you connect to your world.

As our line-up of expert mentors have already revealed, it’s easy to walk into SXSW and walk out with a stack of business cards. The real difficulty begins when the party is over. How do you establish contact with everyone you’ve met? How do you keep those connections healthy and alive without looking desperate or crazy? These tech and marketing gurus share their two cents. They’ve made all of their mistakes so you don’t have to!

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Looking Back at SXSW: Wearables, Privacy and Avoiding Bandwagons

Michael Robin on 3.14.2014 in In the News

 

Curated from Business of Fashion

AUSTIN, United States — The marketing and tech crowd hit Austin, Texas, once again this week for the annual SXSW Interactive conference, bringing with them more members of the fashion industry than ever before. There were representatives from long-time attendees like Burberry and Bergdorf Goodman, alongside a flurry of first timers from Parisian fashion houses and UK department stores alike, a sure sign of technology’s increasingly pervasive impact on fashion retail.

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Computers in Your Underwear: Where Wearable Technology Must Go to Succeed

Michael Robin on 3.11.2014 in In the News

 

Written by Jacob S. Hall

Curated from Entrepreneur.com

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Entrepreneur is on the ground in Austin for SXSW 2014. Feel as if you’re there with us as we share the latest innovations and give you a sneak peek at the launches and ideas that will change how you connect to your world.

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More Homegrown Tech: Austin App Developers

Michael Robin on 3.1.2014 in In the News

 

These apps and tech were created by Austin app developers to help your business prosper. Read the full article here.

By Megan Russell

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Putting Austin On The App: Austin App Developers

Michael Robin on in In the News

 

A roundup of Austin app developers that are proving why our city is on the cutting edge of technological trends.

Read the original article on ATX MAN

By Megan Russell

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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.

 

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TECH TUESDAY: App Design and Development

Michael Robin on 7.2.2013 in In the News

 

Read the full article at KVUE.com

by TYLER SIESWERDA

July 2, 2013

Four years ago this month a new word was added to our lexicon, App.  Since then billions have been downloaded which has created an industry one Austin company is cashing in on. 

The numbers are pretty incredible; Apple’s iTunes store sold it’s 50 billionth app in May and Google Play was just shy of that with 48 billion. Creating the applications that help make us more productive and also consume our down time has become a nearly 10 billion dollar business.

Rocksauce Studios is taking a part of that pie.

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Tech Gold: 3 Opportunities for Making Complex Things Simple

Michael Robin on 3.27.2013 in In the News

 

By Rebekah Iliff

March 27th, 2013

Read the Original Article on Huffington Post

Life is not as hard as it seems. And nothing is as real as we believe. Are you too busy living, to realize you’re living the dream. I know, I’m gold.

These lyrics, appropriately taken from Leticia Wolf’s “I’m Gold,” winner of PledgeMusic’s and Givit’s SXSW Showcase, are nothing if not a perfect reflection of our times. When things are manageable, when time moves slowly, and when we are given ample opportunity to cultivate thoughts and evolve at a pace aligned with our intrinsic human capacity, we don’t talk about “life being hard,” “things being real” and “being too busy.”

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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

Read the Original Article on TechZulu

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.

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