BET Hip Hop Awards 2017 and New Fall Season Line-Up

It’s almost less than two hours away from the BET Hip Hop Awards airing at 7:00pm central on the BET Channel. This year it will be hosted by none other than the best, DJ Khaled. The Categories for the BET Hip Hop Awards include the below. Click on each link to find out who the nominees are. Continue Reading →

Austin Startup Week 2017: Schedule Picks and Perks Information

Austin (ATX) Startup Week is next week starting Monday and if you are attending it’s time to plan your schedule. Austin Startup Week is a free event offering networking meetings, meet ups and events celebrating the Austin startup culture and local startup businesses. Almost all of the 100+ events organized in 2017 are free and open to the public so no badges required. Continue Reading →

Happy National Taco Day 2017

Did you know in 2016 Americans ate over 4.5 billion tacos? October 4th is National Taco Day, a day celebrating the Mexican dish made of a maize tortilla or flour tortilla folded around food; typically filled with fish, pork, chicken or beef.

Where did the Taco come from? Continue Reading →

Sennheiser and Brandswalk to Host “The Sounds Of LA” Using the New Ambeo Smart Headset

Sennheiser announced today their collaboration with Brandwalk hosting the “Sounds of LA.” The public art installation will be held from October 14th through October 20th at Downtown L.A.’s The Bloc. Continue Reading →

SXSW EDU and SXSW 2018 Updates

Source: SXSW, Samantha Burkard

There have been a few updates for SXSW EDU and SXSW 2018. As your local guru and as promised below are the latest updates that include the announcements of the Keynote for the 2018 Conference & Festival for SXSW EDU and SXSW 2018 Community Service Awards Honorees. Continue Reading →

Information for the 2017 Small Business Expo in Austin

The Small Business Expo for Austin is next Tuesday, October 3rd, from 9am-5pm and located at the Palmer Events Center in Hall 2. The Small Business Expo is one of America’s biggest business-to-business annual trade show, conference & networking event. They have 18 Small Business Expo locations in major cities across the country. The Small Business Expo helps small business owners, start-ups and entrepreneurs take their business to the next level. Continue Reading →

Bill Murray is Coming to Austin Spring of 2018

Bill Murray is coming to Austin March 18th at 7:30PM and performing with Jan Vogler & Friends at the Long Center for the Performing Arts. The performance will include Jan Vogler (cello), Mira Wang (violin), and Vanessa Perez (piano). Continue Reading →

ACL 2017 Wristband Activation and Cashless Information

The Austin City Limits Festival (ACL) is just around the corner with 2 weekends full of live music in Zilker Park. The first weekend is October 6th through the 8th and the second weekend is 13th through the 15th. Per my last article ACL will have a new map of the stages to make your live music experience better. Continue Reading →

CES 2018 Guide and Tips

It’s that time again! Just as you were getting over the CES hangover it’s already time to register and book your hotel. We are 111 days till CES 2018. This will be my 5th consecutive year covering CES, this isn’t my first rodeo to say the least.

Like every year I’m posting important information you will need to make your CES 2018 a successful experience, see below. Continue Reading →

The Casper Stay Inn Is Coming To Target In Austin

This summer Casper (not the ghost) hit the road and made stops to bring a sleepy staycation across the country. It’s basically a tiny home or enlarged RV with portals that you can take a nap at that are mostly located next to a department store or a Target. Continue Reading →