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10 Digital Innovators Who Are Defining Creativity in a Tech-Fueled World

The only thing more impressive than the seemingly limitless world we live in now is what's just around the corner. Innovation is exploding across every industry, and ideas that once […]

Google Exec Blames Google Glass Failure on Bad Marketing

During a South by Southwest keynote today, Google X's moonshots captain, Astro Teller, told a packed crowd that Google Glass failed because of the negative publicity it suffered from in recent years.

Google Developing Pill That Searches for Cancer and Heart Disease

Google may be best known for its search engine, but it also employs a quiet "X" team dedicated to making revolutionary discoveries.

Google’s Project Wing Is Developing Delivery Drones

It's a bird, it's a plane, it's a Google drone? The Silicon Valley-based research laboratory, Google X, announced on Thursday that it is looking into developing the pilot-less flying devices. The Project Wing drones will theoretically be able to deliver packages within minutes of getting a destination.

Forget Finding Your Friends. SXSW Shifts to Outer Space

This year, like the one before it, nobody "won" South By Southwest Interactive. This is not news, nor is it a surprise for a festival that's been in the middle of an identity crisis for years; depending on who you ask the conference jumped the shark/got too big/sold out anywhere between 2003 and 2013.

Android Head Andy Rubin Stepping Away

The head of Google’s Android mobile operating system Andy Rubin was supposed to speak during this past week’s South by Southwest Interactive conference.