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Digital Trends: Week in Review

March Means Madness: It’s Here
March Madness is officially here. You’ve spent hours meticulously crafting your brackets and making bets with your buddies about who’s going to come out on top. If you happen to be one of those fans that just can’t get enough, there are quite a few apps available for following all the madness and your team’s quest for victory. March Madness Live and Pro Bracket: Men’s Basketball are just a couple available Android and iPhone. They can both be obtained from Google Play (Android) or the App Store (iPhone). Whether you’re a fan of college basketball or not, it’s hard to ignore college basketball in the month of March.

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SXSW: Not Just a Music Festival

Chances are if you mention South By Southwest to any young person or music lover, that’s just the answer you’ll get – it’s a music festival. Sure, it’s a music festival and a pretty big one with lots of notoriety at that. But since its inception in 1987, it’s grown to more than that.

Now in its 26th year, the annual March festival held in Austin, TX is billed as “The unique convergence of original music, independent films and emerging technologies.” It’s these emerging technologies and ideas that can lead to invaluable networking opportunities for businesses and individuals alike. The festival draws thousands of bands, performers and artists but also draws many of the best and brightest minds in the world of digital. If you believe that you have the next big great idea, this might be the place to share it.

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