South by Southwest 2014 is a wrap. It’s hard to take in all that was packed into the week, so we have compiled 19 photos sampling the atmosphere throughout the festival.

Students at Vandegrift High School are building GPS technology that even firms in Austin are yet to develop.

Steve Golab used his brush with death as a learning experience, applying its lesson to his work.

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Borgest founder, Richard MacKinnon is driving the world to cast a wider net when it comes to discussing wearable tech- bringing cyborgs to the table.

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When Paul Snow first bought Bitcoin on a whim, he never expected it would go this far.

Hidden in Austin, TX is glassblowing company, Grav Labs.  Founded in 2004, the company manufactures high quality scientific glassware, focusing on pipes, bubblers, and...

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Purchasing with bitcoin in Austin, Texas is growing ever more optioned; from food trucks to books to even firearms. In a photo journal of the day, check out all the options that we came across.

Of the 60 percent of college students that attend a community college, 70 percent are not college ready once they finish their studies at the community institute. Querium's trying to fix that disparity.

The most important competition in the Austin, TX startup community takes place across beer pong tables.

Cam Houser, CEO of 3 Day Startup, refuses to accept failure at face value. In fact, learning through failure and experience is a philosophy...

Editor’s note: This is the second journal in a series documenting Carl Shultz’s first time attending SXSW Interactive. Check back daily to read the rest of...

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Meet some of Bitcoin's earliest adopters and learn what they're doing to build up the cryptocurrency in the future.