10 South By Southwest Stories You May Have Missed [sxsw]

SXSW,SXSWi,SXSWedu,startupsWe’ve been on the ground covering South by Southwest since Monday. Why Monday? Because that’s when sxswedu started. The educational portion of SXSW is growing at almost the same rate SXSW Interactive grew at in it’s earliest years. This years education fest featured some great panels and discussions along with a Google classroom, great speakers and awesome parties.

After that we kicked it into high gear where we still have two days left in the SXSW Interactive festival.  Here are 10 stories you may have missed if you were away from the internet this weekend:

Startup Weekend EDU captured in a documentary, we have a recap of the screening.

This really cool startup called Flinja is a great way to connect college student Free-Lancers to Alumni for short term jobs and projects. [video

InstaGrok was by far one of the coolest educational startups we saw during SXSWedu see why in this video interview

Here are the winners from the LAUNCHedu pitch contest

We kicked off the ATX Startup Crawl at Ordoro, video interview here

Meet this spitfire female founder, Shari Wynne, founder, CEO and director at Austin’s Incubation Station incubator for consumer packaged goods, video interview here

Jason Cohen, founder of WPengine and angel investor talks about Angel List in this video 

The Startup Bus teams from New York, Chicago and Mexico built a bonus startup, Drunkspotting, on the shuttle from San Antonio, more on that here.

The founder of this startup couldn’t make it to SXSW he was pitching to First Lady Michelle Obama, video.

Steve Case, Founder of AOL and Chairman of startup America talks about the importance of crowdfunding to early stage startups, video here.

There are over 20 more stories already and a lot more coverage coming so make sure you keep checking nibletz.com the voice of startups everywhereelse.

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