We Have Lift-off in Austin: Flight Instructor Crofts Takes Off

We Have Lift-off in Austin: Flight Instructor Crofts Takes Off

For someone who has never flown a plane, Anita Verna Crofts has guided a lot of people in their quest for flight. How can someone who herself has never flown a plane be a flight instructor? “I teach people to take off with their ideas,” said Crofts during...
SXSW Interactive Begins: Look out, Austin

SXSW Interactive Begins: Look out, Austin

As nerdy cousin SXSW Edu gathers its papers in a well-worn backpack and heads home, SXSW Interactive is putting on its sunglasses and starting to roll. It’s getting warm in Austin. For the 21st time, this Texas city is rolling out the hospitality for what is...
The Future: Al Gore Tells Walt Mossberg All About it at SXSW

The Future: Al Gore Tells Walt Mossberg All About it at SXSW

http://flipthemedia.com/2013/03/the-future-al-gore-tells-walt-mossberg-all-about-it-at-sxsw/ The word “exciting” is in danger of being overused at SXSW.  The panels I’ve attended to date have been stimulating and well-attended,  and each created its own...