#UniteAustin 2017 conference is here! October 3 - 5, Austin, Texas

Join us at the annual developer conference for Unity–the market leading platform for creating video games, simulations and other interactive 3D, 2D and VR/AR content.

#Artists, #developers, #educators, #filmmakers, #researchers, #storytellers –anyone interested in or creating with Unity will gain valuable insight and inspiration at Unite Austin. The conference takes place at the Austin Convention Center located in downtown Austin, TX with the expo floor opening from 12-5pm on October 3rd followed by the Opening Keynote happening at 6pm. Two full days of breakouts and expo to follow on October 4th and 5th.

Hugh Forrest announces SXSW #PanelPicker Deadline, This months #HackadayPrize 2017 challenge, #StartupBus 2017 and #TinyHackerHouse

Hugh Forrest discusses Panelpicker application process, with some tips on what your up against, how to enter your application to get more votes and panel vs solo presentations.

Submit your idea before July 21st 2017 and have a chance to talk about your passions. panelpicker.sxsw.com

We also discuss Hackaday Prize 2017 July theme and Startupbus 2017  heading to New Orleans end of July

Video will be coming soon.

STARTUPBUS TEXAS 2017 : ARE YOU CRAZY ENOUGH TO JUMP ON A BUS, CONCEIVE, BUILD AND LAUNCH A STARTUP WITH A TEAM OF STRANGERS IN 72 HOURS?

YOUR MISSION

Jump on a bus, conceive, build and launch a startup with a team of strangers in 72 hours at 70 mph!

DESTINATION: NEW ORLEANS

This Summer the best and the brightest will come together to compete in StartupBus Americas 8, the continent’s most epic competition – combing the magic of a hackathon and a road trip to create the ultimate adventure on wheels.

We’ll be hitting all the raddest hot spots and tech shops as we make our way to down to New Orleans, where buses from 2 countries will converge in the quest for StartupBus glory.

Austin Makerfaire 2017

MAKER FAIRE AUSTIN RETURNS TO PALMER EVENTS CENTER MAY 13th & 14th

Tickets on sale now

Maker Faire Austin will host over 200 makers from Texas and beyond at the Palmer Events Center (900 Barton Springs Rd, Austin, TX 78704) on Saturday, May 13 and Sunday, May 14, from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

With over 11,000 tech enthusiasts, crafters, educators, tinkerers, food artisans, hobbyists, engineers, artists, students, and general curiosity-seekers in attendance in 2016, this event is one of nineteen featured Faires across the world being produced in collaboration with Maker Faire .