SxSW bitsnpieces

Kiip is an app add-on that unobtrusively rewards achievements in that app. You can win real world rewards for your virtual actions. Says founder and CEO Brian Wong: “When you’re playing games, mobile ads are annoying and interruptive. What if you could level-up, hit an achievement, say in Angry Birds or something like that, and…

SxSW festival torrent

SXSW has put 792 tracks from bands playing official showcases at this year’s conference up on their web site streamable via Shoutcast. SXSWtorrent.com grabs them all to creates a single downloadable torrent of 4.49GB. Grab it here.  

SXSW Music Tech Finalists – is this what it will be?

Around four hundred companies submitted web-based services and ideas to the third SXSW Accelerator. In 2011 SXSW launched a special category for web/tec services for the music industry. Finalists will present their services March 16th at the Hilton Austin Downtown. The finalists are Air Guitar Ltd (UK) An augmented reality service that let Fans and…