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SXSW attendee: The ‘single biggest crisis facing brands today’ is obsession with convenience, when friction is still key

It was no surprise that SXSW majored in all things ‘fast and first’ in its 2019 offering.

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‘I’m angry’: One communications exec at SXSW says this year’s festival is all about describing scary risks — without off...

"This year I’m concerned. I’m angry," says one attendee on the ground.
Instagram CEO co-founder Kevin Systrom.

Instagram co-founder Kevin Systrom says Instagram losing autonomy under Facebook is actually a testament to its success

Instagram losing autonomy wasn't necessarily a bad thing, co-founder and former CEO Kevin Systrom said at SXSW on Monday.
Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez speaks at SXSW 2019

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez leaned into her socialist image at SXSW, saying ‘capitalism is irredeemable’

The New York Rep. talked about her self-described socialist values and the problems with capitalism.

Former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz warned at SXSW that Donald Trump might win again if he competes with a progressive candidate like Bernie Sanders

At SXSW, Former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz said that Donald Trump might win again if he runs against Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Elizabeth Warren, or Bernie Sanders.