ZeneScene iphone app has arrived in Austin

Your ads will be inserted here byEasy Plugin for AdSense.Please go to the plugin admin page toPaste your ad code OR Suppress this ad slot. Spring.net talked to Valerie Cason of the new iphone social and location app ZeneScene and she says that “since SXSW we...

Astrid Guillon explains lenewz

Your ads will be inserted here byEasy Plugin for AdSense.Please go to the plugin admin page toPaste your ad code OR Suppress this ad slot. Astrid Guillon, the Lara Logan look alike spokesperson for lenewz, explains how the unique iphone news app works at the SXSW 2011...

Cali and Pelpina at SXSW 2011

Your ads will be inserted here byEasy Plugin for AdSense.Please go to the plugin admin page toPaste your ad code OR Suppress this ad slot. Cali Lewis of GeekBeat.tv and Pelpina Tripp of WebBeat.tv met up with Paul Terry Walhus of Spring.net in the Press room at SXSW...

whrrl ghrrls work Apple store line

The two whrrl ghrrls were really working the line at the improvised Apple store at SXSW 2011 giving away keychains that had lottery numbers to win a car. @whurley first turned me on to whrrl. From whrrl’s website “Whrrl — is a location-based, social...

Apple ipad 2 release on day 1 in Austin

Apple opened an improv store in downtown Austin to sell ipad 2’s to SXSW goers on Friday, March 11, 2011. We see the twit.tv crew documenting it and a line that is a couple of blocks long for the 5 pm store opening and ipad 2 release. We stopped to chat with...

about.me at SXSW 2011

AOL’s About.me had a remarkable photo crew taking profile pictures at SXSW 2011 for any one who dropped in to their booth at the Convention Center in Austin. A lot of us have multiple online profiles scattered across various services, including Facebook,...

rally at the Texas Capitol for Wisconsin

AUSTIN – Springnet — Demonstrators in Austin, Texas showed their support for the protests in Wisconsin by holding an energetic rally at the state Capitol. Several hundred protesters attended the event in Austin Saturday, Feb 26, 2011. The pro-union crowd sang...

Spring BASHH coming March 10 to Belmont

@laniar sez “come kick it with a gigantic beer at the Big Ass Social Happy Hour! Austinites know how to party and if you’re from out of town, you would be remiss if you didn’t come to the LOCALS’ party!” Where: The Belmont When: March 10,...

Ricky Williams premieres “Run Ricky Run” documentary

Ricky Williams, Heisman Trophy winning star of the Texas Longhorns and current running back for the Miami Dolphins premiered his revealing documentary “Run Ricky Run” to an Austin audience at the Bob Bullock Texas History Museum on Friday, April 30, 2010....

SnapPages – websites for the rest of us

The door64 Happy Hour was held on Tuesday, May 18th, 2010 from 5:00pm – 7:30pm  at the UT Club, 2108 Robert Dedman Drive, Austin, Texas 78712.  http://spring.net video talked to TJ Horlacher from SnapPages, “website creation for the rest of us” who...

Erica and Hannah produce commercial videos

Erica Harpold and Hannah Albrecht, with Whitney Casey Productions located in the trendy West Sixth district of Austin, are commercial video producers who appeared at the Social Media Lunch held by calendars.com at Opal Divines at Penn Field, Thursday July 22, 2010....

5th ProductCamp Aug 7

ProductCamp Austin Summer 201 Saturday, August 07, 2010 from 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM (CT) ProductCamp Austin Planning is amping up for the 5th ProductCamp Austin – have you signed up yet? Here’s where you can go to do that:...

Examiner Social Media Lunch

John Egan told me the Examiner would be happy to feed me lunch if I’d do a video of the “Social Media Lunch” Hmm, it’s a Chez Zee. What a no brainer. What’s the current state of sites like Facebook and Twitter, and what does the future...

Erin Ivey brainstorming Austin Coffee Showdown

We talked to singer and songwriter Erin Ivey on the roof deck of Texas Coworking about the upcoming “Austin Coffee Showdown” brainstorming session and full dress rehearsal in July. The big event is slated for September with 64 coffees from 64 coffeeshops...

Social Media Club Austin – Dara Quackenbush

Austin’s Social Media Club met at Bazaarvoice on 5/18/10 and Dara Quackenbush was one of four speakers on Social Media and Higher Ed. Dara is a strategic communications advisor and founder of Montage Strategic Communications and public relations professor at...

Kristina Garza, Diva of Austin Daily Deals, making a run for it

I sat down with Austin’s Diva of Daily Deals at Texas Coworking and she made it clear she’s in the daily deal race to win.  She just got Localiter.com – her daily deal website – started in March during SXSW but she’s already gaining a lot...

Spring.net video controversy on Austin Examiner.com

How is it that an impromptu video I shot on a chance encounter at the Austin Social Media Lunch rockets to number one in popularity for over a day now on Examiner.com/Austin? Answer: Probably because it’s with Jacqueline Hughes who is @jacquelineslife on twitter...

Olivia Chaney at SXSW

Grace Sharington interviews Olivia Chaney at SXSW. Olivia was part of the Looking for a new England folk showcase. She’s a London based singer and songwriter. For the full series of http://spring.net videos subscribe at the Itunes store using the search word...

Product Camp Austin #pca10 “What did you learn today?”

Texas Coworking – in addition to being a shared workspace – is also a video and media production company.  TC has partnered with Spring.net, AustinCast.com, AustinBlogger.com and AustinLifestyles.com and Dremana on a media and video production enterprise that is...

Why am I using Google Chrome today

Short answer. “Rapportive”! It’s an amazing app that I just installed in Google Chrome.  You know those text ads that appear to the right of your email?  Well this app just replaces those text ads with a complete social network profile of the email...

Kristin Diable at SXSW

Grace Sharington interviewed Kristin Diable at SXSW. She even sang a song for us called “Be my Husband”. She’s appearing at Momo’s on Wednesday, March 17 at 1 pm. Highly recommended. You can get this interview on itunes by subscribing to...

Leo Laporte to be live at Texas Coworking

Watch live video from The Cube LIVE from Austin on Justin.tv You’re watching Paul Terry Walhus, Michael Sean Wright and company at Texas Coworking where they’ll soon be streaming Leo Laporte and his “This Week in Google” (TWIG) and “This...

Freshbooks Web App Workshop held at Texas Coworking

Freshbooks held a workshop at Texas Coworking on the eve of SXSW at 200 E 6th Street in Austin on Thursday, March 11 at 9 am to 1 pm. In the video, Paul Terry Walhus of http://spring.net interviews Matthew Parente who is building a community calendar web app and was...

Jeffrey Fry at Texas Coworking “the profit prophet”

About 150 people showed up for Jeffrey Fry’s sessions at Texas Coworking, 200 E 6th ST, Austin, TX on Thurs March 4. He’s the “profit prophet” http://texascoworking.com is Austin’s new downtown coworking space. To sum up Jeffrey’s...